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Try It This Week (A Disciple-Making Tool)

Brian Clark

4/16/2019

The mission of the United Methodist Church is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. Holy Week and Easter is one of the busiest weeks in the life of a pastor. I begin with this statement for two reasons: #1 - If you are one of our pastors, I want you to know that I'm praying for you this week in specific ways. I'm praying the following....      -For an extra measure of strength and energy      -For the inspiration of the Holy Spirit as you prepare for sermons   ...


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 ...