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Making Disciples Means Building Relationships

Our effective witness to others as followers of Christ is so much more than just communicating the gospel when given the opportunity. It’s more than just talking about Jesus and asking another person to “accept” Jesus. Effective disciple-making requires the formation of a relationship—even if that relationship is only for a small moment in time. It requires us to listen to another’s story, their concerns, objections, frustrations, and questions—and to do so with gentleness and respect.

Five Questions to Keep Discipleship Fresh on Your Mind

Here we are. Still stuck at home. On the one hand, wondering when we get back to normal. On the other hand, a bit scared for what that will mean when that times comes. This house, which at one time seemed too big, now seems to be closing in on me. We homeschool, so this shouldn’t be hard right? We can still do school. The kids are always together. But over the last few weeks, I think we can all agree that this time spent at home—however necessary—is anything but easy.

Ministry in the Midst of COVID-19

To continue the work we have started—conference attendance, curriculum development, marketing the new book, and the production of our upcoming parent podcast—we need to close a financial gap of $50,000. Today, I humbly and prayerfully ask you, as you are able, to help us close the gap with a gift.