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Try It This Week (A Disciple-Making Tool)

Brian Clark

10/8/2019

The mission of the United Methodist Church is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. "To think that we must abandon conversation with God in order to deal with the world is erroneous. Instead, as we nourish our souls by seeing God in His exaltation, we will derive a great joy at being His." - Brother Lawrence How do we "nourish our souls by seeing God in His exaltation?" I've been pondering this question, and my mind has been continually directed to two passages...


Try It This Week! (A Weekly Discipleship Tool)

Brian Clark

11/28/2017

Commit the fifth (and final) key of discipleship to memory: thus far, we've learned four keys of discipleship. Can you name them? 1) Disciples have a personal relationship with Jesus lived out through the spiritual disciplines. 2) Disciples participate in a small group for mutual growth and accountability. 3) Disciples serve others through acts of love that build the Kingdom of God. 4) Disciples are stewards of every aspect of their lives. The fifth key: Disciples share the Gospel and make ...