The life Jesus lived was aimed at the darkness. Jesus wasn’t just a friend to sinners, he was a friend of them. In other words, they considered Him a friend. Jesus and sinners were so tight that it made the religious people uncomfortable. He was known as one of them. Think about it...
Disciple makers not only understand their own need for change but also know the demands of lasting transformation. But how do we spur change in the one we’re discipling? One of the primary change tools skilled disciple makers carry is catalytic challenge. What makes a challenge catalytic? To challenge effectively we must do three things...
The second question of consumerism is, “Where do I get the power to purchase satisfaction?” The answer is, “Purchasing power is found through employment and participation in institutions/systems.” We are groomed to live a system life that deeply impacts the way we relate to one another, to our work, and to ourselves.
Disciple making momentum soared in 2017 which included the largest gathering focused on disciple making in US history! Which disciple making topics reasonated the most this year? Here are the Top 5 posts of 2017 from One Disciple to Another!
American Christians have become so infatuated with theological beliefs that action and application have been neglected. It’s not that theology isn’t important, but when theological convictions don’t lead to actions then both our lives and our witness suffer.
The failure of Christians to visibly act out their faith is a key reason why many are leaving the church.
Discipleship curriculums and books that promise to bridge the gap between current reality and a disciple making future are a dime a dozen. Is it a result of consumerism or progress? Is the Bible still the best tool available to make disciples? If so, why do so many try to disciple without it?