A New Way of Thinking

Have you ever asked the why of a practice or a way of thinking and been told: “Because this is the way things are done around here”. A simplified illustration of a research project performed in the 1960s on a…

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Discipleship Today

Discipleship Today

“The Simpsons”animated sitcom may not be a viewing preference for you but you have probably heard about it or viewed it at least once. The very structure of the television show follows the classic era of the family sitcom while…

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Principles for the Discipleship Journey

Principles for the Discipling Journey

My friend Bob once got lost in a shopping centre. It was the height of the Christmas season and shopping was in full swing. Everywhere he looked he saw distractions and advertisements. Scents and sounds abounded. He had some idea…

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What is Discipleship

What is Discipleship

From my earliest days in ministry, I’ve been passionate about people connecting with Jesus and growing in their faith. Discipleship and making disciples are important subjects for me and I will buy into them with anyone willing to discuss them.…

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The Starting Point

The Starting Point

DISCIPLESHIP was considered an important topic by the writers of the New Testament, as the word “disciple” can be found over 200 times in their writings. Disciple and discipleship have remained important up till today but even a cursory overview…

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