Conclusion | Discipleship

Conclusion | Discipleship

Thanks for joining me in the discipleship series we started here on Lifestyle last year! (Can you believe it's been a year?!) It's been great to look together at what it means to be a disciple maker and to see how we can practically do so. It is a beautiful mission...

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Challenge 3 | Discipleship

Challenge 3 | Discipleship

Leader’s Challenge: Focusing too much on the training (or ourselves) and forgetting Christ Leader’s Solution: Training is essential, but the goal of training in discipleship is a deepening relationship with Christ that multiplies in the lives of others. Christ is the...

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Challenge 2 | Discipleship

Challenge 2 | Discipleship

Leader's Challenge: Overstepping our limits :) Leader's Solution: We are human with only so much spiritual, physical, mental and emotional strength! It's okay to realize there are some ministry situations for which we aren't qualified, and, as the Lord leads, to pass...

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Challenge 1 | Discipleship

Challenge 1 | Discipleship

Leader's Challenge: Saying what we shouldn't - or just plain talking too much! Leader's Solution: I've found it helps tremendously to pray just before a discipleship session for the Lord's hand on the conversation. And, I've enlisted little Gertie Mousie to hop onto...

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Inspiration Book | Discipleship

Inspiration Book | Discipleship

Something that has been a blessing to me, as I invest in younger girls, is having an inspiration book! My current one is just a photo album that I'm filling with Bible verses, helpful quotes and insights, photos/pictures, and encouraging notes from others - with an...

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Inspiration | Discipleship

Inspiration | Discipleship

Investing in young women one-on-one is a beautiful part of life and it is fun to have reminders of it around the home! This one (many thanks to Willow Tree!) is a wonderful visual of 2 Timothy 2:2: "And the things that thou hast heard of me among many witnesses, the...

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Extra Activities | Discipleship

Extra Activities | Discipleship

Sometimes it's fun to add an extra activity to the discipleship meeting to provide a casual, encouraging opportunity to just laugh and talk. Here's a few ideas I've found helpful: Coloring pages (yes, I've two books of those and plenty of pencils! :) Walking in the...

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A Few Snack Ideas | Discipleship

A Few Snack Ideas | Discipleship

Sometimes when meeting in person with another girl for discipleship, it's fun to serve a lunch or snack! Here are a few ideas: Savory: Serve relishes/crackers/chips with hummus or your favorite veggie dip. Fruit: Cut up two pieces of fruit and serve on two pretty...

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Snack Idea 1 | Discipleship

Snack Idea 1 | Discipleship

  If you decide to serve a snack during your discipleship meeting, this is a fun one! Apple Donuts: Slice an apple horizontally. Use a cookie cutter to cut out the centers. Frost with nut butter and sprinkle with raisins. Yummy!   "But the fruit of the...

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Home Logistics | Discipleship

Home Logistics | Discipleship

  How can we make our homes a practical discipleship location when they are places where other people live, work, and play? Here’s a few tips from the perspective of a daughter: Double check with your parents and the family master calendar before scheduling an...

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