DISCIPLESHIP AT WLC

Bringing the Kingdom of God to our world one life at a time....



  • RECEIVE

    1.  Trust Jesus to save you from your sin (John 1:12, 3:16)


    2.  Prioritize weekly worship services in your life (Heb 10:24–25)

          -Attend 3-4x month to receive from preaching and participate in worship


    3.  Practice spiritual disciplines on a daily basis (Acts 2:42)

          -Read the Bible daily (2 Tim 3:16)

          -Pray regularly (1 Th 5:17; Matt 6:5–15)

    4.  Actively seek resources to grow in your understanding of God (Hos 6:3; 2 Tim 2:15)

          -Study the Bible

          -Utilize RightNow Media, books, classes, and conferences


    Goal: to become more like Jesus in our thoughts, emotions, and actions (Deut 6:5, 2 Cor 3:18) 


  • BELONG

    1.  Become a member of Westosha Lakes Church (1 Cor 12:12–14; Heb 13:17) 

          -Attend Kingdom Essentials Class

    2.  Join a Small Group (Acts 2:42)

          -Attend 3–4x month

          -Learn alongside other believers & pray for each other


    3.  Build strong Christian friendships to experience true fellowship (Col 3:12-17; Phil 1:7)

          -Invite others from church for meals and/or regularly spend time together

          -Work through conflict in a godly way to deepen your relationships (Matt 18:15-20) 


    4.  Pursue discipling relationships (2 Tim 2:1–2)

          -Someone to mentor you (1 John 1:3)

          -Peer-to-peer (Prov 27:17)

          -Someone to mentor (1 Cor 11:1)


    Goal: Become so deeply connected with other believers that they become family
              (John 13:35, Matt 12:48-50)


  • SERVE

    1.  Commit to serve Jesus with your time, treasures, & talents (Matt 16:24; Rom 12:1)  


    2.  Serve regularly at home, work, & church (Gal 5:13; 1 Pet 4:10)

          -Discover and use your spiritual gifts (Rom 12:3–8; 1 Cor 12) 

          -Serve your family members (1 Tim 5:8)

          -Serve your neighbors (Mark 12:30–31)

          -Serve your employer with all your heart (Eph 6:5-9; Col 3:23) 

          -Serve in a ministry (1 Cor 12)


    3.  Give financially to support your church, missionaries, & people in need (2 Cor 9:7)

          -Grow in generosity as a steward of the resources God has entrusted to you


    4.  Share your faith and make disciples (Matt 28:19–20; 1 Peter 3:15) 


    Goal: To serve god and others in all of life so people can see Jesus in you.
              (Matt 5:14–16; 1 Pet 2:12)