Raising Up Leaders

During Jesus’ three years of ministry with His disciples they saw every thing He did and how He ministered to people. By following Jesus example, and the enabling of the Holy Spirit, the disciples became powerful ministers of the gospel wherever they went. And through the power of the Word and miraculous signs and wonders they established the foundations of …

Encouragement

Encouragement from God builds us up and helps us to stay on track in our relationships with people. As a church, we have the great privilege of encouraging each other. This presents us with the opportunity at becoming excellent encouragers. Encouraged by God and His Word Can you describe from the following scriptures how God encourages us? Encouraging Each Other …

Seeing Potential in People

Some of the disciples may not have seem the most likely choice, but Jesus saw potential in them that went beyond what people could see with their natural eyes. In fact, the disciples would go on to become men and women of honor, tenacity, self-sacrifice and power in the Holy Spirit. Who Has Potential Read the following scriptures and describe …

Helping People With Prayer and the Word

With Life and Power Sharing God’s word without ministering the power of God is like giving your guests a cake and not letting them eat it. We need to share God’s word in a bold and powerful way that changes people’s lives. Their lives will be touched and lifted, as they taste the word of God and experience the power …

Sharing From Your Experience

What Jesus Did for Me Your experience of how God saved you and how He changed your life is powerful. God can use your story to reach out to the people around you. God invites us to be part of His great plan — telling other people about Jesus. Your Powerful Story What should we tell people and why? How …

Making Disciples

Jesus Our Strong Foundation Making disciples is all about connecting people to Jesus. Jesus is the good shepherd and he wants His disciples to know His voice and follow Him. He has chosen us, not only to tell people about Him, but He has also empowered us to help disciples build strong foundations that will cause them grow and be …

The Great Commission

Jesus’ Commission Before Jesus went to heaven, He commissioned His disciples to continue His mission — making disciples throughout the world. God’s method of taking the Good News to the nations and making disciples is to partner with us in His Great Mission. Send! Why is it important for people to be sent? How were Jesus’ disciples prepared and authorized …