Monthly Archives: December 2017

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1/1 Reading: Genesis 1-3; Matthew 1

1/1 Reading: Genesis 1-3; Matthew 1 Read with us here: OT/NT Plan Start the year considering the classic philosophical questions: Who is God? What is real? What is the purpose of life? Who am I? Where did we come from? What is the meaning of life? The bible claims to have answers to these questions and much more. Genesis 1-3 In the beginning God created…everything…relationships…purpose…His plan. Matthew 1 In the New Testament, the story starts with the backstory of Jesus. He is heir to the Kingdom of David, the king of Israel.

Isaiah 31-32: To whom do you look?

Woe to those who go down to Egypt for help and rely on horses, who trust in chariots because they are many and in horsemen because they are very strong, but do not look to the Holy One of Israel or consult the Lord ! –Isaiah 31:1 Don’t trust in government, teachers or traditions. These all are the product of human wisdom. Don’t seek protection in courts, legislation or the resources of others. You really only have one ally, “the Holy One of Israel.” And the effect of righteousness will be peace, and the result of righteousness, quietness and trust […]

Announcing Courses at Discipleship·org!

We’ve offered courses before, but this is a whole new level. We launched a new website on our subdomain called, “Discipleship·org Courses” at We’re thrilled about it! View courses and reserve your seat here. We currently have two courses available for purchase: Let us know what you think and what other courses you’d like to […]

Jim Rohn

“It is the set of the sails, not the direction of the wind that determines which way we will go.”

S05 Episode 08: Building Christ-Like Character – Glenn Underhill of discipleFIRST

Download “Invest in a Few,” a free eBook written by Craig Etheredge, the Founder and President of discipleFIRST. Visit to get your free copy of this eBook in PDF, Mobi and ePub formats.   The following audio comes from the National Disciple Making Forum by The theme for this year was “Disciple Maker,” and an organization called discipleFIRST hosted […]

Church Planting & Differentiation

Every new business needs to differentiate itself from all others. Else, why the need for a new business? Church planting necessitates differentiation. These days, being different may open otherwise hostile hearts and minds. We face a rising generation more interested in healing hurts and sustaining resources than they are in traditional spiritual matters. We must […]