When Going Gets Tough…

When the going gets tough, when we get sick, when trials or tests come our way, does our spiritual vitality disappear under the tissue box? Do we figure we just don't have time or energy, skip our time with God and then wonder why we're so miserable? Or does having a...

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Prayer | Citizenship

Prayer | Citizenship

One of the biggest ways I've had the chance to serve my country is through prayer! There are many fun ways to do this. Here a few I've been blessed by: Write out the names of local authorities on an index card and pray often for those who serve your community Focus...

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Special Touches | Discipleship

Special Touches | Discipleship

As you invest one-on-one in another girl, be sure to live life together! Share her joy in recitals, graduations, big tests passed, weddings or births. Listen, pray, and sympathize in the tough times. If you can, be there at meaningful events, offer to help, and/or let...

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Practical Tool | Discipleship

Practical Tool | Discipleship

  Practical Tool: Discipleship Planner! Last year I started using a notebook as a planner for discipleship sessions. On a certain day of the week I often take time to write down specifics to keep me on track during upcoming one-on-one meetings: How have I seen...

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Step 3 | Discipleship

Step 3 | Discipleship

Third step: Pray for a girl to invest in who is faithful (2 Timothy 2:2), available (Matthew 4:20), and teachable (Proverbs 19:20). "Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways  acknowledge him, and he shall...

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What is a Disciple? | Discipleship

What is a Disciple? | Discipleship

  The Biblical Definition of a True Disciple:   Is a believer in the Lord Jesus Christ (John 6:67-69, John 8:31) Spends time with the Lord (Mark 3:14, Mark 6:1, Acts 1:14) Obeys Christ’s commands (Matthew 28:19-20) Holds to Christ’s teaching (John 8:31)...

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