In the fifth installment of the “ReThink Everything” series, Pastor Dwayne looks at Jesus’ command to go and make disciples in Matthew chapter 28. He uses the passage to deal with several issues including the tools of making disciples.
Rethink Everything, Part 05
It is impossible for a man to learn what he thinks he already knows. – Epictetus
Proverbs 9:9 – 9Instruct a wise man & he will be wiser still; teach a righteous man & he will add to his learning.
There are many things that encompass the life of a Christian that the church provides.
Matthew 28:19 – …go and make disciples of all nations… Be The Church
John 20:21 – Again Jesus said, “Peace be with you! As the Father
has sent me, I am sending you.”
Matthew 16:18 – And I tell you that you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of Hades will not overcome it.
I don’t want to allow anyone to call themselves a Christian who isn’t a discipler. – Francis Chan
Mat 10:38-39 – anyone who does not take his cross and follow me is not worthy of me. 39 Whoever finds his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life for my sake will find it…
James 2:17 – In the same way, faith by itself, if it is not accompanied by action, is dead.
The process of making disciples:
- Hang out with someone.
- Identify what is going on in their life and how they are handling it.
- Help them become more like Jesus as you model Christianity in front of them.
1. Show love.
The tools of making disciples:
Luke 6:31 – Do to others as you would have them do to you. 2. Do life together.
OF ALL NATIONS