Disciples Making Disciples

Spiritual Parenting

Original Date: 
Sunday, September 24, 2017

2 Timothy 2:1-7 Disciples Who Make Disciples: Spiritual Parenting

Coaching Tree
This is one of the most famous pictures ever taken of a college football coaching staff. This is the coaching staff of the 1983 Iowa Hawkeyes.

Copycats

Original Date: 
Sunday, September 10, 2017

Philippians 2:19-3:21 Disciples Who Make Disciples: Copycats

Mimics
It’s no secret that children learn by copying what they see. If daddy cheers for the Vikings, Jr. is likely to cheer for the Vikings. If mommy curls her hair, it’s not surprising to see her little girl pretending to curl her hair as well. Give a toddler a banana, and he or she is just as likely to talk into it like a telephone as to eat it. Kids practice what they see others doing.

Live a Life Worthy of Being Followed

Original Date: 
Sunday, September 17, 2017

1 Corinthians 11:1; 1 Timothy4:12 Disciples who Make Disciples: Live a Life Worthy of Being Followed

A Sub-Contracted Illustration
The sermon today is about living a life worthy of being followed. We’re in a series called Disciples who Make Disciples. For the last 4 weeks we have been talking about discipleship, following Jesus, and also being people who are role models and mentors for each other.

Disciples, not Consumers

Original Date: 
Sunday, September 3, 2017

Colossians 1:28-29 Disciples Who Make Disciples: Disciples, not Consumers

The Dark Side of Church Growth
In the 1980s and 90s something known as the “Church Growth” movement held sway in American Christianity. Utilizing things learned from the fields of sociology, marketing, and entertainment, the Church Growth movement stressed finding points of connection with people who were disconnected from Church.

Disciple-Making

Original Date: 
Sunday, August 27, 2017

Matthew 28:18-20 Disciples Who Make Disciples: Disciple Making

The Commission
I appreciate Keegan’s thoughts. I am excited to see how God is developing so many of our teens into disciples and leaders.

Defining a Disciple: Matthew 4:19

Original Date: 
Sunday, August 20, 2017

Matthew 4:18-22 Disciples who make Disciples: The Job Description

D.T.R.
In his book, Not a Fan, Kyle Idleman talks about having a D.T.R. conversation with Jesus. Do you know what a D.T.R. conversation is?