3. What is a disciple?
What does it mean to be a disciple? How do we become disciples – and make disciples? Watch the video and then reflect on the question below, AND why not check out the 'Go Deeper' texts.
What makes a good disciple?
Spend some time looking at these passages...
- John 18:15-18 and John 21:15-17 - Jesus’ disciples weren’t perfect. Peter made mistakes but Jesus forgave him and gave him a fresh start.
- 1 Corinthians 4:16 and 1 Corinthians 11:1 - Paul told people to imitate him as he followed Jesus.
- Philippians 2:5-8 - Be humble as you learn from your discipler, just like Jesus was.
- 1 Thessalonians 2:8 - Understand that disciple- making is all about ‘doing life’ with people.
- 2 Timothy 2:2 - We need to reproduce other disciples ourselves. We’re disciples, making disciples, making disciples – and so on.