Tag: discipleship

Witness Well

A life of service begins at Jesus’ feet

Misplaced sacrifice breeds a heart of discontent. Jesus reminded Martha that truth and happiness rests in His life and the work he was about to do, not in something she was able to carry out on her own. Two miles outside of Jerusalem in the village of Bethany, two sisters invite Jesus into their home …

Reaching Men Who Hate Going to Church

If today’s church wants to reach men, it must start challenging them to follow Christ. In the Bible, Jesus confronted the religious, comforted the needy, but challenged everyone else. Rick Warren estimates that 80% of today’s churches are comforting churches which he labeled as “family reunion churches.” The greatest commandment for comforting churches is to be nice. The …