[Note: This post is also available in: Spanish Russian ]

Today in the 30-Day Challenge we read…

 

And the things you have heard me say in the presence of many witnesses entrust to reliable people who will also be qualified to teach others.” – 2 Tim. 2:2

What exactly does the discipleship or training process look like? It resembles teaching someone a skill. First there’s a demonstration, followed by a practice (on the part of the student), in which the trainer helps the learner do the activity correctly. Next, the discipler watches while the learner puts the skill into practice. Finally, the discipler sets the learner free to implement the new activity.

This might seem like plain common sense. But unfortunately, all too many Christians are still focused on absorbing new content, yet never putting anything into practice.
Today’s Challenge is to watch at least one of the training videos below, then go find at least one friend to which you can explain this process. In the obedience, we will often find the true absorption of the content. Don’t forget to imagine the process in your own life. Envision yourself putting this skill into motion to spread God’s Kingdom. Now… let’s go out and DO it.

Optional Homework

Learn more about the training cycle by watching one of the “Follow Through” videos at the bottom of this page.

Follow Through

Here are some further resources, tools, and blog posts to help you tackle today’s Challenge more effectively.

Discipleship Through the Eyes of Youth: Day 28

[Note: This post is also available in: Spanish Russian ]I’m blogging today on behalf of yesterday, I just fell asleep before I had written my blog article for the evening……

3 Circle Evangelistic Tool

[Note: This post is also available in: Spanish Russian ]

Day 28 – Training Disciples to Train Disciples

[Note: This post is also available in: Spanish Russian ]Both globally and locally, making disciples who can make disciples takes a training cycle.  Curtis Sergeant compares it to teaching children…

Day 28: Most Failings Train….

[Note: This post is also available in: Spanish Russian ]I love the acronym of MAWL for making disciples.  I just sent an email to myself to remind myself about this…

Discipleship When Life Is Busy: Day 28

[Note: This post is also available in: Spanish Russian ]Day 28: The Training Cycle.  Training others to make disciples is one of the most important things we can do.  It…

NonSequential

[Note: This post is also available in: Spanish Russian ]

Curtis on The Training Cycle

[Note: This post is also available in: Spanish Russian ]

The Church Planting Cycle

[Note: This post is also available in: Spanish Russian ]

Try MAWL Where you Live

[Note: This post is also available in: Spanish Russian ]