How to start following Jesus – Luke 5:1-11

Last week we saw how Jesus nearly sunk some fishermen’s boats with a miracle haul of fish.  They were astonished, after a long night of unsuccessfully catching fish. In the brief conversation that Luke records right after this moment, I believe there are four components that are vital for churches that want to make disciplesContinue reading “How to start following Jesus – Luke 5:1-11”

When churches don’t make disciples

“If you make disciples, you always get the church.  But if you make a church, you rarely get disciples.”  – Mike Breen What do you think about that quote?  Is it right? The first part I think most Christians would agree with.  It’s pretty straightforward.  Disciples are followers of Jesus, and when you have aContinue reading “When churches don’t make disciples”