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Barriers to Knowing Christ - Into Thy Word Ministries
What Blocks us from Encountering Jesus Christ? Part I: Barriers to Knowing Christ

Learning to Focus on Christ - Into Thy Word Ministries
Is your focus on Christ? The harvest is plentiful, but the workers are few. Ask the Lord of the harvest, therefore, to send out workers into his harvest field. Go! I am sending you… Luke 10:2-3. The call Christ gives us is for us here is to move forward under His produce to produce the goods of...

12 Principles of a Committed Disciple - Into Thy Word Ministries
Are You Willing to be a Committed Disciple?

Drawing near to the heart of God - Into Thy Word Ministries
Being a disciple encompasses more than just asking Christ in our life and heart, and goes far beyond baptism or our church membership. Being a disciple goes further than our conversion, our acceptance of Christ as Savior, our election, or any initiation we could conceive of into the Christian life.

Are you a Bondservant of Jesus? - Into Thy Word Ministries
"I have been crucified with Christ; it is no longer I who live, but Christ lives in me” (Galatians 2:20-21). The Call that Christ gives us: These words simply mean that I choose to break away from my way of doing things, to focus on and embrace God's ways. These words mean the break up of my...

The Call to Discipleship - Into Thy Word Ministries
What is a disciple? Jesus said, Follow Me (Matt. 4:19; 9:9). Jesus did not mean that they should just physically follow Him on the road, as we really can’t do that now. Rather, this is a call to be set apart, challenged, and taught so we see and adhere to the call and mission Christ gives us.

What is Discipleship? - Into Thy Word Ministries
What is discipleship and what is Jesus calling us to in Matthew 28:18-20? Is this a command, or a suggestion; does it mean we are just to evangelize and let people find their faith on their own, or does this mean we are to lead others and teach the precepts of the Scriptures and...

Missions: 21 Ways to Avoid It
Follow this sage advice to ensure that don't end up on the mission field.

Leadership Development: Creating a Movement of Multiplication
Dr. Dann Spader lays out a biblical basis for discipleship and leadership development, drawing practical principles from his own study of the life of Christ.

Praying People into Ministry
Prayer sends out workers through this church. What happens when a seemingly ordinary church prays specifically and intentionally to send out workers out into the harvest? This article reports on one church that is doing it.