The Discipleship Minute
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The Discipleship Minute is a series of one-minute commentaries on biblical discipleship, based on our book, And They Dreamt Of A Kingdom: Biblical Studies In Discipleship And The Kingdom Of God. Each commentary offers a thought taken from our book and designed to challenge you to a deeper personal walk as a disciple of the Kingdom. Our goal is to encourage you to think greater thoughts about what it means to be a disciple of Jesus and the Kingdom. It's time to grow deeper in your walk of faith, and we're here to help!
||CleanThe Jesus Virus||Welcome to the Discipleship Minute. I’m Maurice Smith. Many discipleship truths cannot be taught. They have to be caught. They have to be personally experienced before they can be fully understood. In the Kingdom of God,||10/26/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSowing The Kingdom||Welcome to the Discipleship Minute. I’m Maurice Smith. In John Chapter 4 Jesus took a journey of necessity through Samaria to demonstrate a spiritual principle He would later teach. Faith grows where the Kingdom is sown.||10/25/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJourneys Of Necessity||Welcome to the Discipleship Minute. I’m Maurice Smith. John 4:4 says that it was necessary for Jesus to pass through Samaria. For Jesus, this journey wasn’t about geography, but doing what was necessary for the Kingdom and the disciples.||10/24/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHe Must Increase||Welcome to the Discipleship Minute. I’m Maurice Smith. John 3:30 says, He must increase, but I must decrease. In only seven words, John the Baptizer offers us one of the most important lessons you and I will ever learn about our walk as disciples of||10/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanReflection Or Resolution||Welcome to the Discipleship Minute. I’m Maurice Smith. Ever wonder what happened to Nicodemus after his encounter with Jesus in John Chapter 3? In twenty-one short verses it’s over, and we’re left wondering. Did Nicodemus “believe” in Jesus?||10/22/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMade Or Born||Welcome to the Discipleship Minute. I’m Maurice Smith. A popular book on discipleship declares that “disciples are made, not born.” It’s one of those statements which is both true and false. It’s true in the sense that genuine discipleship tak||10/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanZeal||Welcome to the Discipleship Minute. I’m Maurice Smith. Are you a zealous disciple? When He cleansed the Temple of moneychangers in John Chapter 2, Jesus manifested the zeal of God for His holiness, for our unadulterated worship,||10/20/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSigns||Welcome to the Discipleship Minute. I’m Maurice Smith. God is always at work doing many things at once. That was certainly true at the Wedding in Cana where Jesus performed His first miraculous sign, turning the borrowed faith of His disciples into a||10/19/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCome And See||Welcome to the Discipleship Minute. I’m Maurice Smith. In John Chapter 1, Jesus demonstrated a simple discipleship principle. He invited two of John’s disciples to “Come and see.” It was a simple invitation to spend time together and explore th||10/18/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Borrowed Faith||Welcome to the Discipleship Minute. I’m Maurice Smith. In John Chapter 1, five young men from Galilee began their journey of discipleship with a faith in Jesus borrowed from John the Baptizer. And a borrowed faith can only take us so far.||10/17/2016||Free||View in iTunes|