Matthew 16:24-27

Matthew 16:24–27 (ASV)

24Then said Jesus unto his disciples, If any man would come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me. 25For whosoever would save his life shall lose it: and whosoever shall lose his life for my sake shall find it. 26For what shall a man be profited, if he shall gain the whole world, and forfeit his life? or what shall a man give in exchange for his life? 27For the Son of man shall come in the glory of his Father with his angels; and then shall he render unto every man according to his deeds.

Scripture Testimony Index stories for this passage

When a backslidden C.T. Studd was restored back to fellowship with God, in answer to the prayer of two old ladies, he found a love of which he could not let go. No longer could things of this world satisfy him; he found Jesus sweeter than all else. To do His will and to live for things that will last, became his primary preoccupation!