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.

Complete and Continue