Jesus didn't command us to "go and do discipleship" nor did He say "go and do evangelism". Jesus commanded us to go and "make disciples" and disciple-making is where the very heart of evangelism and discipleship meet.
The only way to follow Jesus is to die to yourself everyday.I wish there was an easier way. Instead of giving up the life I have...wouldn't it be nice to simply add Jesus to my existing life? But Jesus doesn't give that as an option. Following Jesus requires a cross. Jesus says the only way to … Continue reading Discipleship Requires A Cross
The greatest question any of us will ever be asked is "Who is Jesus?" It's a question that has to be settled by every individual: male or female, young or old, rich or poor. It's a question you cannot avoid or put off because it holds eternity in its hand. It's the question Jesus asked … Continue reading The Greatest Question
What comes to mind when you think about the Great Commission? Many followers of Jesus feel intimidated because it's the "great" commission. They think because it's "great" it must be meant for "great" Christians. That's simply not the case. The commission is “great” because it has to do with the gospel…not WHO it was given to. The Great Commission … Continue reading The Great Commission is our Everyday Mission
Currently, I'm teaching a series at Freedom Bible Church called "Like Jesus". As followers of Jesus...our Biblical mandate is to imitate Him. We are called to walk like Jesus, think like Jesus, and act like Jesus. Thankfully the Gospels show us a pattern for how to do just that. Jesus was NEVER less than God … Continue reading Love…Upward, Inward, And Outward