Replicate Round Up For December 4th, 2015

Replicate Round Up For December 4th, 2015

Replicate-Roundup-v3.1-300x143As we find articles and resources that talk about Disciple-Making, we are going to collect them and publish them each Friday.

 

 

 

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Every time Jesus called a person to follow him, his primary concern wasn’t to make a convert, but an apprentice. It was a call to begin a new journey towards a transformation that would make them more like him. Jesus came to inaugurate a new kingdom, something that we could begin to experience now, not only in the future.

Alexis church applies revitalization plan

Marks’ study included an in-depth analysis of how Jesus trained His disciples. He noticed three distinct aspects of Jesus’ ministry: educational, experiential and relational.

Marks employed those three elements to help him answer the question, “How can we prepare people … to be a disciple?”

He reflected on his previous ministry method at Alexis, “We had been doing all these topical studies – marriage, finances, this or that.”

Marks began to see that if the congregation had a deep “biblical understanding,” then they would be able to approach all aspects of life from a biblical perspective.

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Robby Gallaty is the Senior Pastor of Long Hollow Baptist Church in Hendersonville, TN. He was radically saved out of a life of drug addiction on November 12, 2002. In 2008, he began Replicate Ministries to equip and train men and women to be disciples who make disciples. He is also the author of Growing Up: How to Be a Disciple Who Makes Disciples (2013), Firmly Planted: How to Cultivate a Faith Rooted in Christ (2015), Rediscovering Discipleship: Making Jesus’ Final Words Our First Work (2015), Foundations: A 260-Day Bible Reading Plan for Busy Believers (2015), and The Forgotten Jesus: How Western Christians Should Follow an Eastern Rabbi (2017).