Should we rethink discipleship? Are programs and books the way to go, or is learning to study the Bible correctly the best process? How do churches look at discipleship? How do the people in the pews see it? Is there a disconnect? Can you define what discipleship is? What is discipleship in Judaism? The disciples studied under the Lord Jesus Christ. He is their Creator! In effect, He wrote the Bible. We are to learn from Christ's life and the Apostles' teaching. See Acts 2:42. Let's dive in with Dr. Scott Duncan, a Discipleship Pastor! He has seen amazing results in his 15 years as Discipleship Pastor on a renewed focus when he began to "Rethink Discipleship." Please like, subscribe, and share. It helps us grow.
Where do we start, in the church or on your own?
Remember. This is His House (the earth and everything in it) and, therefore, His Rules (Bible). His word is His will.
1. Small group for men
2. Small group for women
4. Goals of study should be to engage the biblical text by gently showing proper biblical study principles
5. Consider using this type of small group bible study as an evangelism tool
6. Change the motivation from learning "about the bible" to asking the Lord how to live praiseworthy to Him from the biblical text and what His plans and purposes are for our lives that we glean from the text. Here is an example of our men's bible study, which is growing rapidly: https://youtu.be/VfjmIsvlVLE