Bedrock or Stumbling Block? – September 2, 2018

Jesus turned and looked at his disciples, then sternly corrected Peter: “Get behind me, Satan. You are not thinking God’s thoughts but human thoughts.” (Mark 8:33)

The very gifts and traits that make Peter a great disciple also made him vulnerable and weak. Why was Jesus worried that Peter could be a stumbling block to him?  What ways might we become stumbling blocks to Jesus’ ministry?