Stop grumbling, Start shining!

‘Do everything without complaining or arguing, so that you may become blameless and pure, children of God without fault in a crooked and depraved generation in which you shine like stars in the universe….’ Philippians 2 v 14-15 NIV Shining brightly is not an unusual concept for the Christian; but here in Philippians we get a […]

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A Disciple-Making Church

If we are going to be a disciple making church, a church who obey Christ’s Great Commission, a church who go, baptise and teach, what will that require? In Jim Putman’s book ‘Real discipleship’ he identifies three keys to making disciples; We need an intentional leader. We need a relational environment. We need a reproducible […]

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Making Disciples

From the very beginning of Christianity, the very first people that Jesus called to follow him, he said that they would be fishers of men, and in his last words to his disciples before Jesus ascended to His Father in heaven he told them to go and make disciples of all nations. So from the […]

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What is a Disciple?

As part of our Healthy Church teaching series we are taking a closer look at disciple-making which is perhaps one of the most important characteristics we can display in relation to the Churches universal purpose and mission. ‘Then Jesus came to them and said, ‘All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. […]

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