In our curated digital world, it’s tempting to unfollow anything that challenges our comfort or image. But what happens when following Jesus leads us to hard truths? In this video, we’ll explore how Jesus’ teachings often pushed the levels of comfort of many of his followers, causing many to question and even abandon him in the final week of his life. We’ll see how we can learn to embrace these testing moments of following Jesus in a culture that avoids sacrifice and we’ll find that the temporary discomfort we experience leads to a more fulfilling faith than we could ever imagine.





Application Questions

  1. What stood out to you from this message and why?
  2. What is one thing God is telling you to START doing because of this message?
  3. What is one thing God is telling you to STOP doing because of this message?
  4. How will this message change how you act at home, at work, and in your relationships?