Disciple Maker Tools & Resources

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Shocking Forgiveness
October 7, 2019

Everyone is talking about the astounding display of forgiveness shown in a video of Brandt Jean hugging his brother's murderer. Botham Jean (26) was in his apartment watching tv, and eating ice cream when ex Dallas police officer Amber Guyger entered his apartment, accidentally thinking it was hers. Her reaction...

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Discipleship Is Investing In The Permanent
September 20, 2019

I have had one of those weeks where so many instances have stirred up in me a sense of nostalgia. On Sunday, our community group had it's end of summer social. It was a bake off with desserts of every kind to be sampled and enjoyed while sharing time with...

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20 years of Discipleship
September 6, 2019

I am forever indebted to the man who obeyed the Great Commission, in reaching me with the gospel and Discipling me towards maturity in Christ. His name is Chris Morgan. Chris serves as the Fellowship of Christian Athletes chaplain at the University of Louisville. He has planted his life down...

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Personal Disciple Making Plan
August 23, 2019

To make disciples, we must make time. One word that describes anyone who is making major impact in other people's lives for the gospel is intentionality. Making time, creating opportunities, being purposeful. Without this kind of intentionality, it's very difficult to disciple people. For a lot of us, the fall...

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How God Chooses to Do It
August 9, 2019

This week I got to catch up with one of my best friends over a cup of coffee. Maurice (Moe) Clark is a guy I was blessed to walk with in discipleship several years ago. He is now pastoring at a church in Louisville where he leads in community, discipleship,...

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Getting your D-Group Back on Track
July 26, 2019

Many things contribute to the loss of momentum for discipleship groups. The Summertime lull, people going on vacations, new opportunities creating responsibilities that people didn't previously have. It doesn't take much to throw off the progress that your group has built. This can be frustrating and disheartening, causing us to...

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When You Need Scripture Memory
July 12, 2019

Memorizing scripture is a spiritual discipline that we encourage every D-Group to be committed to. It should be included in discipleship accountability along with reading God's word, prayer, and personal evangelism. Scripture memory has many benefits. It strengthens our prayer lives, making them more in line with God's will. It...

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Francis Chan on Intentionality
June 28, 2019

There are many things we can do, but there are a few that we must do. Intentionality is about choosing to do the things you must do. Listen to this short video by Francis Chan on intentionality.

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S.O.A.P Journals and Evangelism
June 28, 2019

When preparing groups to do international missions trips, Dr. John Klaassen teaches a method for sharing the gospel called storying. Many cultures around the world are traditionally "oral" in communication and learning styles. Engaging people with the gospel in these cultures is most natural through story telling. The method is...

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