The following are two very powerful short articles by David Wilkerson that teach us about the cross we must pick up in order to follow Jesus:
You Cannot Carry Your Own Cross.PDF
After reading these articles, I was speechless. All I could do was examine myself.
These two articles are so convicting, all I need to do is close with a simple question. Are you a believer who has never picked up his or her cross or are you a true disciple who has?