The scientific community once believed that the earth was flat, and that leeches were good medicine. Obviously our perceptions don’t always match reality! Turns out a rich young man who thought he knew what it meant to follow the Lord was way off!
What matters most? What is truly valuable? These are the questions faced by the “rich young ruler” who confronts Jesus. He seems to ask the right question and appears to have an eager heart—but will what he values in the moment get in the way of what matters forever?