Every new Christian and a whole lot of old ones need someone to lead them through the essentials of following Jesus right now. The reality is that everyone should have someone(s) leading them to follow Jesus (become like Jesus) for life, and every follower of Jesus should be leading 1-3 other people to follow Jesus. However, there is a specific and vital necessity to invest in new believers immediately to ensure they are equipped with the knowledge and practices to thrive in relationship with God.Read More
Francis Chan shares a valuable message about what the Church is supposed to do. We have shared this before, but I think it is imperative that we return to the fundamental idea of what God calls the Church to be and do. Left to ourselves, we slip too easily into a dead cultural conception rather than the passionate thing God calls us to be.