Discipleship Quotes (1059 quotes)
Discipleship According to the Scriptures
A Christian disciple is a follower of Christ, but one thing you must know is the cost of following Jesus Christ is your life. It will cost you everything. You will have to say no to temptations and the things of this world. You will have to follow Him through trials, suffering, loneliness, humiliation, etc. We must depend on grace. We must not rely on ourselves, but we must rely on the Holy Spirit.
Then Jesus said to His disciples, "If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross and follow Me. And He summoned the crowd with His disciples, and said to them, "If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross and follow Me. And He was saying to them all, "If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross daily and follow Me. As they were going along the road, someone said to Him, "I will follow You wherever You go. And He said to another, "Follow Me. Another of the disciples said to Him, "Lord, permit me first to go and bury my father. And someone came to Him and said, "Teacher, what good thing shall I do that I may obtain eternal life?
The disciple will understand that a disciple is more than a believer in Jesus Christ. The disciple will understand that being a disciple involves dedicated discipline and pursuit of the purposes of our Heavenly Father. The disciple will see that discipleship is both an Old and New Testament principle. The disciple will experience a reinforcement of the principles Jesus had in mind for reaching the world. The Lord put great emphasis upon teaching and the making of disciples in His Great Commission to the Church.
My earliest memories revolve around fishing trips with my father. He taught me how to bait a hook, cast a line, and land a catfish without getting stabbed to death.
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Why should God let you into Heaven?
What does the Bible say about? And by this we know that we have come to know him, if we keep his commandments. By this we may know that we are in him: whoever says he abides in him ought to walk in the same way in which he walked. If anyone serves me, he must follow me; and where I am, there will my servant be also. If anyone serves me, the Father will honor him. A disciple is not above his teacher, but everyone when he is fully trained will be like his teacher.