Discipleship Information 

What is a disciple?

  • 3101 in Strong’s numbering system – it means more in the NT than a mere pupil or learner. It is an adherent (Webster – a follower of a leader, a believer in or advocate [advocate: Webster-one that defends or maintains a cause or proposal] of a particular thing, idea, or church) who accepts the instruction given to him and makes it his rule of conduct.

 

Seven Priorities of Life:

1.     Praise/thanksgiving – Psalm 50:14, 23; Psalm 95:1-3; 1 Thessalonians 5:16-18

2.     Worship – Psalm 95:6-7; Psalm 29:1-2; Job 1:13-22

3.     Prayer – 1 Timothy 2:1-8

4.     Reading and studying the word of God – Romans 12:1-2

5.     Memorization/Meditation – Psalm 19:14; Psalm 77:12; Psalm 119:15; Joshua 1:8

6.     Confession – Romans 10:9-10 (to agree, admit, acknowledge, & promise)

7.     Sharing – Hebrews 10:24-25; Hebrews 3:13; 1 Corinthians 12:18, 20, & 25 
 

Harbor Light (or Guidelines for Making Important Decisions):

1.     Agree with scripture

2.     Holy Spirit witness with your spirit

3.     Share with godly counsel

4.     Intimate relationship with Christ (having a constant personal prayer life)

5.     Submitted to those in authority over you

6.     Humble

7.     Have a prayer partner


Our Top Five Values:

1.     Having an Intimate Relationship with God and Jesus Christ

2.     The word of God is the Standard

3.     Character Development

4.     Fruitfulness

5.     Spiritual gifts and the Manifestations of the Holy Spirit


Our Vision:

"Be connected to God, to the body, to a ministry, to the world, in order to change lives and build bridges."

 

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Pursuing His Presence! Join us on Friday, October 27th at 7:00pm for a special time of worship and soaking in God’s presence together as a body of Christ. All ages are welcome! “Therefore, since we are receiving a kingdom that cannot be shaken, let us be thankful, and so worship God acceptably with reverence and awe, 29for our ‘God is a consuming fire.’” – Hebrews 12:28-29 (NIV)

Marriage Life Group! Pastor Willie & Minerva’s new life group will continue on Sunday, November 5th, at 6:30pm. We will be meeting at Pastor Willie & Minerva’s home and the focus of their “College & Career” life group for this fall will be on marriage. While we are focusing on this new topic, the life group will be open to anyone who wants to learn, study, prepare, and grow.

Wednesday Night Bible Study! Join us every Wednesday evening at 7:00pm for our Wednesday Night Bible study led by Sam Dolsey. We are continuing our study from last spring, but the pace has slowed down and there is more time for reading, studying, and questions. In this way, more will be learned in class. All are welcome!