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ANDREW WOMMACK DEVOTIONAL 23RD JULY 2024 – THE COST OF DISCIPLESHIP

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Andrew Wommack Devotional

Topic of Andrew Wommack Devotional for 23 Rd July 2024 Is ‘The Cost of Discipleship

Luke 14:28 ‘For which of you, intending to build a tower, sitteth not down first, and counteth the cost, whether he have sufficient to finish it?’

TEXT: LUKE 14:25-35

ANDREW WOMMACK MESSAGE FOR TODAY

The parable of the man building a tower is a continuation of the teaching regarding what it takes to be a disciple of Jesus. This parable stresses commitment. ‘Jailhouse religion,’ where a person is only sorry he got caught and is trying to get out of a bad situation, will not produce true discipleship. It takes a forsaking of all to be Jesus’ disciple. Jesus is simply saying, ‘count the cost.’

Jesus’ teaching on discipleship emphasizes commitment. Just as a king wouldn’t engage in war without thoroughly considering all the possible outcomes, so no one should attempt to become a disciple of Jesus without counting the cost. It would be better not to start following Jesus than to start and then turn back.

When a person first comes to Jesus, it is impossible to know everything that following Jesus might entail. No one, however, should be fearful of making a total commitment because of some imagined problem that may never come to pass. There should be a willingness to forsake everything to follow Jesus.

Once we make that decision, then Christ begins to live through us (Gal. 2:20) and we find a strength that is not our own, equal to whatever test we may encounter.

Today’s Andrew Wommack Devotional was published by  Andrew Wommack / The Association of Related Ministries International (ARMI) which is an extension of Andrew Wommack Ministries (AWM). The ministries provide a variety of teaching and study material available free-of-charge and this devotional is one of them read more…

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