Deception · Discipleship · Encouragement · Repent · Sin

gather to encourage… belief…

See to it, brothers and sisters, that none of you has a sinful, unbelieving heart that turns away from the living God. But encourage one another daily, as long as it is called “Today,” so that none of you may be hardened by sin’s deceitfulness. Hebrews 3:12-13 NIV Reminding teens under my teaching… of the…… Continue reading gather to encourage… belief…

Discipleship · Goal · Holy Spirit · Love

discipleship goal…

The question of discipleship stirred in my spirit today… Precisely…¬†What is the goal of discipleship…? Posing the question here… moved me to look for discipleship’s definition… Christian discipleship is the process by which disciples grow in the Lord Jesus Christ and are equipped by the Holy Spirit, who resides in our hearts, to overcome the…… Continue reading discipleship goal…

Discipleship · King · Serving · The Journey

The Journey Readings: Week 127… and reminded what it means… to serve the King…

King Solomon built the temple… he enlisted workmen to make the furnishings and utensils for worship… yet the Word says…In the plain of the Jordan the king cast them,in the clay ground between Succoth and Zeredah.Solomon made all these things in great quantities…2 Chronicles 4:17-18 ESVSolomon is credited with casting the pots… shovels… forks… and…… Continue reading The Journey Readings: Week 127… and reminded what it means… to serve the King…

Discipleship

a different start to the day…

I started this morning differently… not with a devotional… but with one to whom I’m devoted…My daughter… already up and about before daylight… stressing a bit about a recent decision… we talked…A moment of discipling happened… mother to daughter… sister to sister…Looking back… I see a different attitude to take with my adult children in…… Continue reading a different start to the day…

Discipleship · Journeying · Joy

a new journey…

Waking before the alarm…the anticipation of a new journey…Not one of distance…but one of the heart and soul…A discipleship journey…someone new joining me on the path…While they were talking and discussing together,Jesus himself drew near and went with them.Matthew 24:15 ESVLooking forward to the weeks ahead…with anticipation… and joy…!