CALLED TO MAKE DISCIPLES
March 14, 2021
- YOU ARE CALLED TO MAKE DISCIPLES.
Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you…” Matthew 28:19-20
go: poreuomai (por-yoo’-om-ahee): to travel, depart, go, take a journey. It could be translated “as you go.”
Disciple—learner, pupil, follower, adherent.
TWO MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT DISCIPLING
YOU CAN MAKE DISCIPLES
Join with others in following my example, brothers, and take note of those who live according to the pattern we gave you. Philippians 3:17
Follow my example, as I follow the example of Christ. 1 Corinthians 11:1
follow: mimetes (mim-ay-tace’); to follow or imitate.
But commission Joshua, and encourage and strengthen him, for he will lead this people across and will cause them to inherit the land that you will see.” Deuteronomy 3:28
Then Jesus said to his disciples, “If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross and follow me. Matthew 16:24