Discipleship: Following Jesus (part 3)

Some people say they try to follow the “teachings” of Jesus. But listen closely, they may mean they respect what He said but they don’t know Him – or really follow Him. Our vision of discipleship is a daily relationship with the living Lord. We treasure His teachings as we trust His indwelling power toContinue reading “Discipleship: Following Jesus (part 3)”

Discipleship: Following Jesus (Part 2)

When Jesus called His first disciples He said: Follow Me, (be with Him) I will make you (changed by Him) Fishers of men (join His mission) We’re asking the question: is the invitation still to “follow Him” even though He physically left planet earth? Looking at the end of John’s gospel sheds some light. JesusContinue reading “Discipleship: Following Jesus (Part 2)”

Fruit of the Spirit: Joy

Notes from Sunday morning message for Shallowford.Church video link:  Click Here Fruit of the Spirit:  Joy Gal. 5:22-23 Why is it called the “Fruit” of the Spirit? 1. Fruit is something we bear – not produce. (John 15:4-6) 2. Fruit is a result of abiding in Christ (Source). (John 15:4-6) 3. Fruit is different fromContinue reading “Fruit of the Spirit: Joy”