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Discipleship 12 Message

Discipleship 12 Message

THE HOLY SPIRIT AND DISCIPLESHIP John 14:15-27 Key verse: John 14:16-17 “And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another advocate to help you and be with you forever— the Spirit of truth. The world cannot accept him, because it neither sees him nor knows him. But you know him, for he lives with you and will be in you.” In the last regular study of our discipleship series, we’re considering the topic of how the Holy Spirit’s…

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Discipleship 12 Questions

Discipleship 12 Questions

THE HOLY SPIRIT AND DISCIPLESHIP Passage: John 14:15-27 Key verse: John 14:16-17 “And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another advocate to help you and be with you forever— the Spirit of truth. The world cannot accept him, because it neither sees him nor knows him. But you know him, for he lives with you and will be in you.” 1. Who is the Holy Spirit (Ge 1:2; 2Co 3:17, 13:14)? What is His relationship to God…

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Discipleship 10 Message

Discipleship 10 Message

THE LORDSHIP OF CHRIST John 1:1-4, Colossians 1:15-18, 1 Timothy 2:1-3 Key Verse, Colossians 1:16 “For in him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all things have been created through him and for him.” In the previous passages, we learned that a disciple is called to be with Christ and grow in the characteristics of Christ. Just as God created man and woman in his…

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Discipleship 10 Questions

Discipleship 10 Questions

THE LORDSHIP OF CHRIST John 1:1-3, Colossians 1:15-18, 1 Timothy 2:1-3 Key Verse Col 1:16 16 For in him all things were created: things in heaven and on earth, visible and invisible, whether thrones or powers or rulers or authorities; all things have been created through him and for him. 1. What must a person confess about Jesus to be saved (Ro 10:9)? What is the mean of “Lord” (Lk 20:42-44; Jn 1:1-3; Col 1:15-18)? How is Lordship different from other…

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Discipleship 9 Message

Discipleship 9 Message

SERVANT LEADERSHIP Passage: Mark 10:35-45, John 13:1-17 Key verse: Mark 10:45 “For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.” We know that Jesus called his disciples in order to raise them up as leaders for the church. So we can think of discipleship as a kind of leadership training. However, Jesus’ model of leadership has important differences with the normal worldly model of…

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Discipleship 9 Questions

Discipleship 9 Questions

SERVANT LEADERSHIP Passage: Mark 10:35-45, Jn 13:1-17 Key verse: Mark 10:45 “For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.” 1. What is a sinful motive for wanting to be a leader (Mk 10:37)? How do leaders exercise their authority in the world, and with what result (Mk 10:42)? How should Jesus’ disciples be different (Mk 10:43-44)? What is Jesus’ example (Mk 10:45)? 2….

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Easter 2020 Message

Easter 2020 Message

THE RISE OF I AM John 1:1-25 Key Verse: 13 & 14 One of the earliest accounts of Jesus’s life is found in the book of John. It is in John’s Gospel where we have the privilege to learn more of The Great I AM. John, who very proudly identifies himself as ‘The Disciple who Jesus loved’ embodies himself as an eye witness testimony. This author is responsible for having documented numerous accounts of Jesus including his 7 miraculous signs….

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Easter 2020 Questions

Easter 2020 Questions

“FEED MY SHEEP” John 21:1-25 Key Verse: 21:17b 1. Read verses 1-3. To what does “Afterward” refer? Where did this third resurrection appearance occur? Who was there? What did Peter and the disciples do? With what result? What was their spiritual/human condition? 2. Read verses 4-6. Why didn’t the disciples recognize Jesus? How did he greet them and restore their fishing failure? Of what important event does this remind us? (Lk 5:4-6) Why might Jesus be concerned about Peter? 3….

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Discipleship 5 Message

Discipleship 5 Message

HOW TO BE WITH JESUS IN PRAYER & WORSHIP John 16:21-28; 4:21-26 Key Verse: 4:24 “‘God is spirit, and his worshipers must worship in the Spirit and in truth.’” Thank God for His protection upon us up to this far. Amid this unprecedented corona virus pandemic, we believe God’s divine guidance is still there. That is why we continue our discipleship study. So far we have learned many things about discipleship: its definition, calling, its purpose and its method. Today,…

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Discipleship 5: Questions

Discipleship 5: Questions

HOW TO BE WITH JESUS IN PRAYER & WORSHIP John 16:21-28; 4:21-26, Key Verse: 4:24 “‘God is spirit, and his worshipers must worship in the Spirit and in truth.’” I. Gospel-Centered Prayer (16:21-28) 1. What does the analogy of childbirth reflect the situation of the disciples (21)? How can the disciples rejoice amid their time of grief (22)? Why would the disciples no longer ask Jesus anything (23a)? 2. What is the new way of our prayer life (23b)? What…

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