What’s Holding You Back?

What’s Holding You Back?

The greatest hindrance to living outward is focusing inward. Not long ago, I sat in a restaurant with my friend, Greg, as we caught up on all the happenings in our families. I have known Greg for many years, stretching all the way back to when he was a student in high school. I know […]

You Need To Get In The Game

You Need To Get In The Game

Do you know anyone that is an armchair quarterback? You know – the guy who sits in his Lazy Boy and watches a game while criticizing every move made on the field? That guy that played 20 years ago back in high school, (and he honestly wasn’t that great even then) and would rather pass […]

The Importance of 1 Corinthians 15

The Importance of 1 Corinthians 15

This blog is an excerpt from the free eBook, The Discipleship Gospel Primer. Download it free here. Simply put, 1 Corinthians 15:1-5 makes it crystal clear that the three elements we noted in Mark 8:27-31—Jesus is the Christ, he died for our sins, and he was resurrected—actually are essential elements of the gospel. Look carefully […]

Going Fishing

Going Fishing

Fishing for people requires intentional relationships. “Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men,” (Matthew 4.19 ESV). This was the invitation Jesus gave to His first followers. They had spent their entire lives learning from their fathers how to fish for a living. Now, Jesus was inviting them to fish for men. He […]

The Dangerous Trap Of Isolation – And How You Can Avoid It

The Dangerous Trap Of Isolation – And How You Can Avoid It

Family… that word probably brings many thoughts to your mind. You may have memories of fun and loving holiday times together with lots of food and laughter. Or you may be one of the many people that have memories of bitterness, conflict and broken relationships. Some may even have no family memories; and spent your life dreaming of what it would be like to have one. Whatever family experience […]

The Kingdom Unleashed

The Kingdom Unleashed

The following is an excerpt from The Kingdom Unleashed Sampler. Download this free eBook here. Christianity is spreading faster now than it has at any time in human history. If that statement surprises you, it means that you probably live in the Global North, where Christianity is—at best—holding its own. But Christianity is exploding in the Global […]

The Seven Elements of Jesus’ Gospel

The Seven Elements of Jesus’ Gospel

This blog is an excerpt from the free eBook, The Discipleship Gospel Primer. Download it free here. “My plea is that we go back to the New Testament to discover all over again what Jesus’ gospel is.”1 —Scot McKnight When we speak of the gospel that Jesus preached, it’s critical that we examine the New […]

Special Episode: Interview with Robert Coleman

Special Episode: Interview with Robert Coleman

In this special episode on The Disciple Maker’s Podcast, we interview Robert Coleman. Listen to this episode and you’ll Learn how Dr. Coleman began making disciples early in his life. He tells stories about what God’s doing even today through those whom he’s discipled. He highlights the importance of having a relationship for making disciples, […]

Fifty Thrilling and Disturbing Years

Fifty Thrilling and Disturbing Years

The following is an excerpt from The Kingdom Unleashed Sampler. Download this free eBook here.   He told them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed, which a man took and planted in his field. Though it is the smallest of all seeds, yet when it grows, it is the largest of garden plants and becomes a […]