Presentation on theme: "The requirement – shaping disciples. Reminder regarding January The church is requested to pray and fast all food from 12/31 at Midnight to 1/1/13 at."— Presentation transcript:
Reminder regarding January The church is requested to pray and fast all food from 12/31 at Midnight to 1/1/13 at Midnight and pray for our nation The church is requested to fast something of your choosing for the entire month of January The church is asked to come to church 15 minutes early every Sunday for 2013 to pray for our leaders and nation.
Dr. Hayfords prophetic word Unless we pray and intercede for our leaders Unless we seek being living examples of worship in humility, recognizing that He is our strength Unless the Churches first priority be developing disciples unto transformation Unless the Church is willing to stand and pray for Israel, recognizing that they are His chosen people
Unless the pulpits, sanctuaries and classrooms of the church be once again employed as centerpieces of shaping disciples unto transformation
For role of the church The meeting and gathering of single minded disciples for the purpose of – Learning and understanding the Word of God – Acting as the collection point for resources by which to help – A common place where you can always find someone who has been through similar circumstances to learn from and help through current challenges
Disciple Used 268 times in the NT – the goal of all who follow Christ One who is disciplined to follow the leaders direction closely One who accepts and assists in spreading the Doctrine of one who is greater, or their leader Luke 14:25-33
Vocational Disciples Dave…how did you learn to fix motorcycles Lee…how did you learn excavation Chris….how did you learn to play drums
The Progression Repentance is the first step in the process Salvation and baptism A determination of obedience – even if it makes you stand out from the crowd Baptism in the Holy Spirit Yielded and used in power followed Finally, this life expires and eternity begins