When you read the name of a location in the Bible, look it up. It could be naming an ancient broader region you haven’t heard of, but that contains cities within it you do know of.
A disciple of Jesus exhibits and reflects the principles and teachings of Christ, and many are impacted by the Holy Spirit through them.
WITH ALL DILIGENCE
Add VIRTUE to your faith
Add KNOWLEDGE to your virtue
Add SELF-CONTROL to your knowledge
Add PERSEVERANCE to your self-control
Add GODLINESS to your perseverance
Add BROTHERLY KINDNESS to your godliness
Add LOVE to your brotherly kindness
AND YOU WILL NOT BE BARREN NOR UNFRUITFUL
The WORD is vital for the stability and fruitfulness of a believer. Through it Jesus speaks, encourages, builds us up, equips and prepares us for the past, present and future.
Having a good testimony among others of following Jesus.
Being willing and ready to reach and teach.
Building your life upon the Word
Having faith that the Word is foundational for growth.
A disciple of Jesus will never get to a place where they don’t have to trust God.
A disciple of Jesus is wise to not let bitterness from a closed door blind them from the joy of an open door.
Anyone can be a disciple of Jesus. It starts with submitting to Him as Lord of your life, and receiving the forgiveness of your sins.
There is a door open today, it may not be open tomorrow.
Scripture quotations marked "NKJV™" are taken from the New King James Version. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson, Inc. Used by permission. All rights reserved.
Scripture quotations marked (NLT) are taken from the Holy Bible, New Living Translation, copyright © 1996. Used by permission of Tyndale House Publishers, Inc., Wheaton, Illinois 60189. All rights reserved.