Discipleship in a Local Church Context

Discipleship in a Local Church Context

We filmed this video at Exponential West and wanted to share it with you! Enjoy this presentation by Bobby Harrington, Director and Co-Founder of Discipleship.org, as he discusses what discipleship looks like in the local church. For other blogs focused on “the church” at Discipleship.org click here.

The Seven Pain Points of Men Today

The Seven Pain Points of Men Today

Inspired by Man in the Mirror Pat Morley has one goal — to help every church disciple every man — and he won’t stop until it’s finished. He shows no signs of stopping with over 30 years of disciple making under his belt. His ministry that focuses on men started after he published a book […]

Mature and Equipped Disciples

Mature and Equipped Disciples

by Chad Harrington Twenty-five years ago Perimeter Church was rated as one of the 10 most innovative churches in America (Elmer Towns, 10 of Today’s Most Innovative Churches). Randy Pope, Senior Pastor at Perimeter, thought their church was given more credit than was due them, so he took a step back and looked at how […]

How to Know You’ve Made a Disciple

How to Know You’ve Made a Disciple

by Chad Harrington The way to know you’ve made a disciple has to do with fruit, but let me tell you a story first. I interviewed Dann Spader, the founder of Sonlife Ministries, and he shared with me the story of how God took his youth ministry and multiplied it into an international ministry (Global […]

The Elephant in the Church

The Elephant in the Church

by Chad Harrington I don’t really like telling people they’re wrong. Those are the words I remember from my first ever conversation with Jim Putman. My father had asked me to pick him up and take him to a local discipleship training seminar near our house in Franklin, Tennessee. On the way, I asked Jim […]

The Gospel You Uphold Determines the Disciples You Make

The Gospel You Uphold Determines the Disciples You Make

by Chad Harrington Learning about the story of Bill Hull, Brandon Cook, and the Bonhoeffer Project was delightful, starting when I first met them at Exponential East earlier this year through my interactions with them as I produced and published their episode on The Disciple Maker’s Podcast. From all my interactions with them (in person […]

E02: Jim Putman’s Story of Disciple Making

E02: Jim Putman’s Story of Disciple Making

This episode is about Jim Putman’s story as a disciple maker. He grew up as a pastor’s son. His father was a church planter, and Jim started to notice the people in the churches his father led. They didn’t seem like they were the real deal to him. So I asked Jim when he realized that he […]