“I have been challenged to rest deeply in the work the Holy Spirit said He will do when people hear the truth.”
How does this process of discipleship work? Not quickly. It requires years of patient modelling and mentoring.
As a church grows and matures to become a thriving church, the development of leadership becomes an integral part of that growth.
One of the goals of seeing a thriving church for every people group is the development of leadership among the believers. Part of that process is getting the leaders to begin … well, leading. They need to become “owners” of the church, both of its physical and its spiritual sides.
Discipleship and leadership development go hand in hand.
He watched as his parents and grandparents discipled the ones with whom they worked.
Will I disciple them in English or in Spanish?
“Our island is sandwiched between two active volcanoes.”
When God has plans for us, they are definitely for our character building, not for our personal comfort. Francois and Nadia Hattingh have experienced this “building” recently.