Most of us don’t want to follow Jesus

The truth is, in our flesh, most of us don’t want to follow Jesus. We want Jesus to follow us— answering a prayer now and then, rescuing us from a catastrophe here and there, and helping us achieve the goals we’ve set for ourselves.

~ Darling, Daniel. The Original Jesus: Trading the Myths We Create for the Savior Who Is (p. 9). Baker Publishing Group. Kindle Edition.

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