It’s only by dying to ourselves that we truly find life. When we finally let go of our lives we find real life in Christ. Those of you who have experienced this understand what Jesus is saying. For some of the fans, none of this makes sense (I Corinthians 1:18).
– Idleman, Kyle; Not a Fan: Becoming a Completely Committed Follower of Jesus; Zondervan; copyright 2011; Grand Rapids, MI; Kindle Edition; page 170