DISCIPLESHIP AT WLC

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

RECEIVE

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


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 Thess. 5:17, Matt. 6:5-15)


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

     -Study the Bible

     -Utilize RightNow Media, books, classes and conferences

BELONG

Goal: to become so deeply connected with other believers that they become family. 

(John 13:34-35, Matthew 12:48-50)


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)

SERVE

Goal: to serve God and others in all of life so people can see Jesus in you. 

(Matthew 5:14-16, 1 Peter 2:12)


1. Commit to serve Jesus with your time, treasures and talents (Matt. 16:24, Romans 12:1)


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

     -Discover and use your spiritual gifts (Romans 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)