Category Archives: discipleship

July 19th- The eternity of countless souls could be in the hands of any given pastor.

Jeremiah 23: 1“Woe to the shepherds who are destroying and scattering the sheep of My pasture!” declares the LORD. The responsibility of a pastor is emphasized here, and it is regarded highly by the Lord.  Tending to the Lord’s people … Continue reading

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July 6th-In the mind of Isaiah, the very reason he has been given communication skills is discipleship

Isaiah 50: 4 The Lord GOD has given Me the tongue of disciples, That I may know how to sustain the weary one with a word. He awakens Me morning by morning, He awakens My ear to listen as a … Continue reading

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June 15th-why not keep this in mind when not only trying to accomplish something, but also when asking others to do so.

Ecclesiastes 4: 9Two are better than one because they have a good return for their labor. 10For if either of them falls, the one will lift up his companion. But woe to the one who falls when there is not … Continue reading

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May 23rd-The first lesson then, for any leader, in any situation, is to turn to God.

Nehemiah 1: 4When I heard these words, I sat down and wept and mourned for days; and I was fasting and praying before the God of heaven. Nehemiah is a book most often taught from regarding the examples of leadership … Continue reading

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April 3rd-Like David, do not be afraid to share from your heart.

2 Samuel 3: 31Then David said to Joab and to all the people who were with him, “Tear your clothes and gird on sackcloth and lament before Abner.” And King David walked behind the bier…….And all the people wept again … Continue reading

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March 30th- Isn’t time we cultivate such a relationship as this?

March 30th 1 Samuel 23: 15Now David became aware that Saul had come out to seek his life while David was in the wilderness of Ziph at Horesh. 16And Jonathan, Saul’s son, arose and went to David at Horesh, and … Continue reading

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March 6th- it was more important for Joshua to speak directly to their hearts through his actions, than to their ears through his words.

Joshua 1: 8“This book of the law shall not depart from your mouth, but you shall meditate on it day and night, so that you may be careful to do according to all that is written in it; for then … Continue reading

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