Jeremiah 18:1-11 and Luke 14:25-33
How Hard

 Some scriptures comfort us.  Others challenge us.  Today's scripture is a challenge.  It tells us that discipleship will be hard.  But how hard?  The word hate in today's scripture, when viewed at face value, almost seems to make the call to discipleship impossible; at the very least counter to the message of the rest of the Bible.  However, Mitch helps us understand Jesus and this message of sacrifice rather than emotion or personal desire. 

You can catch our full Sunday morning 10:30 service live through our Facebook page at