Pastors Who Make Disciples
What is the essential quality of a disciple-making pastor? Rejoicing in others’ ministry.
Podcast sermons can never replace in-person spiritual fathers. Here’s how to recover a relationally mediated gospel.
The goal of shepherding is the maturity of the members. Therefore, elders should be the church’s lead disciple-makers.
Here are thirteen ways you can help to raise up other leaders in your congregation.
Basics of Discipling
Disciples are called to follow Christ, and following him means helping others follow him.
Ever feel like you have no business playing teacher because you’re still a student? The gospel reminds us that God’s power is made perfect in our weakness.
As Christians, we live by dying and rest by striving. But how do these paradoxes practically play out in discipleship?
It is not always easy to figure out where discipling fits into the busy week. But here is a sample of what a day might look like.
Fruits of Discipling in the Church
Here are six ways that treating evangelism as a necessary part of discipleship helps to grow mature disciples.
What better legacy could you leave than generations of women who have learned to love Christ more?
Here is a sample church handout for teaching new members how to purse discipling relationships in the church.
Would I recommend the book? Perhaps. But I’d be more likely to recommend that you simply go read the Puritans yourself.
Apart from what appears to be a baptized version corporate or life coaching, the authors have rightly discerned that ministers of the church need these kinds of friendships.
People who read the book should heed its wise advice, yet tread carefully with some of the underlining assumptions.