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Discipleship is about growing and maturing. Growing is not easy - it takes work and commitment. It requires us to examine and change the way we think, feel and act. Below are some resources on what the Bible teaches on discipleship.
  • What is Discipleship: Why is discipleship such an important aspect of the Christian life? What are the essential elements?
  • Bible Scripture Video: Do you have an appetite for the Bible? Bobby share how to cultivate a appetite for studying the Bible.
  • What is Sin Video: What is sin exactly? People talk about it all the time, but what is at the root of sin?
  • Christian Doctrine Video: What are the essential Christian doctrines? Listen to this discussion and find out.
  • Disciple of Christ Video: Discipleship is about what a person actually does. What do your actions say about you?
  • Bible Help Video: One of the biggest reasons people don't read their Bible is because they don't how to go about doing it. Learn here.
  • What is Discipleship Video: What does it mean to follow Christ, to be a disciple of Jesus? Jesus said to take up your cross and follow me.
  • Baptism in the Holy Spirit Video: What is the evidence of the Holy Spirit's indwelling in the life of the believer? Find out here.
  • Sleep in the Bible: What is the value of sleep? How advice does the Bible give for the purpose of sleep and sleeplessness?
  • Abide in Christ: What does Jesus mean when He talks of abiding in Him? Find helpful information here. How can I abide in Him?
  • Understanding the Bible Video: One of the biggest reasons people don't read their Bible is because they don't how to go about doing it.
  • Christian Accountability Video: Why is accountability important? How does it help someone who has a difficult time resisting sinful behavior?
  • Growing in Christ: What does it mean to grow in our spiritual lives? How does that happen? Is there a formula?
  • Mephibosheth: Who was this man and why is he important to our world today? What can we learn from him?
  • Christian Discipleship Video: How do Jesus and the apostle Paul model a discipling relationship for us? Watch this video from John Ankerberg.
  • Knowing God's Will Video: Who do I marry? Am I supposed to take that job? Pepsi or Coke? Watch this video full of practical truth from The Skit Guys to find out how to know Gods will for your life.
  • Personal Spiritual Growth Video: Find out how to know God and grow in him. What are these simple steps to growth?
  • Christian Persecution Video: Release International met with Abigail, whose husband was murdered for his faith in God. How has she responded?
  • Inspirational Bible Verses: Are there verses that are inspirational that I can share with others? Find helpful and inspirational verses here.
  • Bible Verses on Love Video: What is love, and why is it called the greatest virtue? John Stonestreet and Timothy George explain.
  • The Cost of Discipleship Video: When God chisels the dead weight out of our lives it can be quite painful. What is His purpose?
  • Faith in God Video: It might surprise some people, but none of us are total automatons. We all have faith in something, but what?
  • Death and Heaven: Is there really life after death? Is there a place we go after we die? To know more. Read here.
  • Bible Facts: Who wrote the Bible and how long did it take to write it? Learn Bible information here.
  • Christian Mentor: Would anyone want to follow your lead? Are you ready to lead the next generation and pass the baton to them?
  • Brokenness: Is there hope for restoration in my life? Can God heal my brokenness? Will I return to fellowship with Him?
  • Bible Questions Video: Mark Mittelberg reveals the questions that challenge many Christians. What are they?
  • Listening to God Video: Are you still enough to hear God's voice? Does He talk to you through the day and you don't even notice?
  • Unpardonable Sin Video: We serve a forgiving God, so what is the unforgivable sin? Watch this message by Pastor Greg Laurie.
  • Fearfully and Wonderfully Made Video: Affirm the Sacred and Defend Life. What does it mean that I am fearfully and wonderfully made?
  • Fearfully and Wonderfully Made: Why is this term used in Psalms? What sets humans apart from other creatures? Are there many differences?
  • Joseph in the Bible: Study two of the biblical men named Joseph. What can we learn from the lives of these two men?
  • When I Call on Jesus: Be reminded of the words behind this song. The lyrics speak volumes and the biblical example of Jesus gives us much to consider.
  • Evidential Apologetics: Are you looking for the truth as to why skeptics and many Christians miss the mark? Are you tired of feel-good pabulum?
  • Jesus Loves Me: Perhaps you’ve sung the song “Jesus Loves Me,” but you’ve never actually believed it. Find out if Jesus loves you personally.
  • Bible Verses on Love: Discover what the Bible says about love and its characteristics. Learn how love is described and demonstrated.
  • Faith Healing: Where does the healing power reside? Is it faith in God and His will or faith in our faith?
  • I'd Rather Have Jesus: Read the lyrics of this famous hymn and discover the history behind it. What does the Bible say about the topics of this song?
  • How Great Thou Art: This famous hymn was written by Boberg in Sweden. Consider the lyrics and events that inspired its writing.
  • Bible Stories for Kids: Discover some tips to remember when sharing Bible stories with kids. Learn how to ask the right questions.
  • Christmas Traditions Video: Clive and Ian answer 12 questions of Christmas. Why do they call it Christmas?
  • Easter Christian: Is Easter significant to the Christian? What do we celebrate and why? Discover how this holiday can have personal significance.
  • Jesus Is God: What did the early church believe about Jesus’ deity? Is this in line with what the Da Vinci code says?
  • Gospel Of Mary: How important is this manuscript? Does it contain hidden information about Jesus and His ministry here on Earth?
  • Unanswered Prayer: Prayers are powerful, but can they change God’s will? What do you gain by praying if God would work without prayer anyway?
  • Mary Magdalene And The Holy Grail: Do the holy grail claims made in The Da Vinci Code stand up to critique? Study the evidence and make an informed decision.
  • Canon Of The Bible: Are the gospels historically reliable? What evidence supports this claim? Discover four facts about the reliability of the Gospels.
  • Prayer For Confession Of Sin: What is sin? What types of behavior characterizes sin? What can take away the effects of sin? Get answers here.
  • Da Vinci Code Proof: Evaluate how Dan Brown’s claims compare to the facts of history. What is fictional? Find the truth here.
  • How Did Constantine Alter The Bible: Was the Bible compiled or altered by Constantine? What are the facts? Is The Da Vinci Code true?
  • Lukewarm Christianity: What does it mean to be lukewarm or apathetic? Find out the source and the cure.
  • Grace vs Works Video: What is grace? Randall Niles looks at the Good News that sets the message of Jesus Christ apart from the other man-made, religious attempts to reconcile with God.
  • Grace vs Works: What is the basis of this age-old controversy? What does the Bible say? How do the two work together?
  • Da Vinci Code Summary: Read a concise synopsis of this book and high budget film. What is the premise for the story?
  • Was Jesus Married: What evidence exists that Jesus was married? Study the claims made in The Da Vinci Code and find the truth.
  • Opus Dei: Is The Da Vinci Code’s version of this organization true? Are the claims made in the book accurate?
  • Why Should We Pray: Does God even hear us when we pray? How do we pray and what do we pray for?
  • Ways To Pray: Learn how to pray with adoration and respect to God, your Heavenly Father. Discover various types of prayer.
  • Missing Books Of The Bible: Are the non-canonical works more reliable as a sources of information about Jesus? Are they historically reliable? Find out!
  • Da Vinci Code History: The historical credibility of the Da Vinci Code is based on documents from a secret society known as the Priory of Sion.
  • History Of Satan: Is the devil’s power unlimited? If you want to know if his temptation is resistible, read this review of the adversary.
  • Jesus Paid It All: Find lyric excerpts as well as Scriptural support for the words. Who is the author and composer?
  • Nag Hammadi: Learn more about these documents. Are they true? Are they inspired? Do they contain hidden evidence about Jesus?
  • Jesus And Mary Magdalene Married: Does the Da Vinci Code present an accurate portrayal of the relationship between Jesus and Mary? Did they have a marriage relationship?
  • All About Heart: Read of one woman's journey through cancer, a prodigal son, life's challenges. Be inspired by her journey of life.
  • All About Love: What is love all about? What are some pressures that are attacking the true meaning of love and passion?
  • Predestination: Study this theology and the verses used to support it. Does God elect some to be followers?
  • Love Addiction: Can a person actually be addicted to someone else? This article has that answer and more.
  • Christian Counseling: Can the Bible be the standard by which our lives are measured? Can a biblical counselor help my family?
  • The Last Supper: The bread and the wine. The fellowship. The final meal with His beloved disciples.
  • Listening To God: What part does the Bible play in us hearing from our Heavenly Father? Learn more insights here.
  • Hearing God's Voice: We all want to hear from God. What are the motivations of our heart? Check them here.
  • Book Of Genesis: Genesis stands up under the latest scientific and techological scrutiny. Check out the evidence for yourself.
  • God Names: Similar to the Old Testament, the New Testament uses many names for God to help reveal His total nature.
  • Christian Meditation: The history and practice of biblical meditation. How New Age gave it a bad name. What should we ponder each day?
  • Confession Of Sin: What does a true confession look or sound like? Who do we confess our sins to?
  • Ten Commandments: What's the latest with the push to remove any mention of God or the Bible from the public forum?
  • Baptism In The Holy Spirit: What are the major Bible passages that relate? How does it apply to my life and relationship with Jesus Christ?
  • Bible Questions: If you need answers to those difficult Bible questions, check this out.
  • Spiritual Warfare: We operate in the physical and sometimes forget the importance of the spiritual. Here's a call to action.
  • Good and Evil: What is the truth about good and evil? Does evil exist or just good? Is evil the absence of good?
  • Jesus is the Only Way: Did Jesus claim to be the only way to heaven? What does the Bible say? What about those who have never heard?
  • Christian Apologetics Video: What is apologetics? Special Guest Dr. Frank Turek helps explain what Apologetics is and why we have it.
  • Bible Facts Video: How well do people know the Bible and events from the Bible? Enjoy this video and see.
  • John 3:16: God's unconditional love for mankind is wonderfully reflected in this popular verse.
  • Is The Devil Real: How does the devil work? What does the Bible say? What should our response be?
  • Definition Of Sin: Morality and the constraints of human conscience. What are God's moral rules of conduct? A look at the ten commandments.
  • Be Still and Know that I Am God: Life gets stressful. What are we to do? What does it mean to be still and trust God.
  • Disappointment with God: Do you struggle with being disappointed in God? Do you wonder why things happen? Find help from the Bible.
  • Knowing God's Will: Following God's plans starts with hearing His plans clearly in the first place. How do we achieve this?
  • Parenting: How can I be a better, more consistent parent? Find help from God's Word, the Bible. Learn practical instruction.
  • Meditation: How is this technique used throughout the Judeo-Christian roots of worship and spiritual expression?
  • Unpardonable Sin: What does blasphemy mean? Why is it important to have a good concept of this theology?
  • Christian Accountability: Discover tips for finding someone to hold you accountable. What kind of person are you looking for? Learn action steps.
  • Angels: What's the truth about these spiritul beings? What does the Bible tell us?
  • Christian Apologetics: The foundation for our faith is wonderfully satisfying. Check out the basics here.
  • Savior of the World Video: Enjoy worship music that focuses on Jesus, the Savior of the world. Who is Jesus to you?
  • Carnal Christian: What does it mean to be a carnal Christian? What does the Bible say about this topic? What is the remedy?
  • Annihilationism: Annihilationists believe that souls are eventually annihilated so that they no longer exist. What does the Bible say about hell?
  • Impatience: Do you find yourself struggling with an impatient spirit? Do you hate to wait and wish your day would stay at the right pace?
  • Armor of God: Find information on God’s armor. What is the purpose of it? Do you wear it? How do you wear it?
  • Journaling: Journaling Writing your heart to God is a form of worship. Seek God in solitude, and hear His whispers in your life.
  • Christian Discipleship: The first twelve disciples of Jesus and the principles of Christian growth that still apply today.
  • Gap Theory: A theory that bridges Genesis 1 and 2. Here's the simple argument against it.
  • Is Baptism Necessary For Salvation: What is it? What does the Bible say? Is it necessary for salvation and spending eternity with God?
  • Do I Have To Be Baptized To Go To Heaven: Why does the church baptize? What does the Bible say about it and its importance in our lives today?
  • Is Oral Sex A Sin: Is it wrong for couples to have oral sex? Consider your reasons for doing it and ask yourself these important questions.
  • Building a Christian Worldview: What do students believe? What is the distraction factor? How important is worldview in the life of teens?
  • Teaching Christian Worldview: What is worldview and why is it important to teach to our youth? Read an interview of John Stonestreet from Summit Ministries.
  • The Internet is for Porn? No! The Internet is for God!: The Internet is for Porn? No! The Internet is for GOD! Stream this short and hilarious music video we just completed! Millions of people have watched the infamous World of Warcraft video, "The Internet is for Porn." Instead, watch our remake of this video and know the truth: The Internet is for GOD!
  • Role of Husband in the Bible: What is a husband called to do? How is he to treat his wife? What does the Bible say about roles in marriage?
  • Christ Follower Video: What does it mean to be a Christian and truly follow Jesus Christ? Find out through this video from Eric Ludy.
  • Jesus Loves the Little Children: Discover the history and inspiration for this beloved children’s song. Learn about the composer and writer for this song.
  • Life After Death: What's the biblical truth about the afterlife? What's the biblical basis for eternity?
  • Spiritual Growth: A life-long journey that happens as you read and study the Bible and apply its truths to your life.
  • What Is Sin: Is any sin too great to be forgiven? What is sin and what is forgiveness?
  • Water Baptism: Where did the tradition of baptism come from? What is its importance today?
  • Marital Intimacy: What part does intimacy have in the marriage relationship? How can you better meet the needs of your spouse?
  • Book Of John: John's Gospel is glorious and provocative. It's rich with answers for the Christian faith.
  • Spiritual Maturity: How do you know when you are spiritually mature? Is there a standard? Discover the essential ingredient to growing spiritually.
  • Crusades: Read summaries of each crusade and why they were fought. What is the motivation behind these fierce battles?
  • Sin Of Pride: Preoccupation with self. Learn the reasons behind having a proud heart, study examples from history, and learn how to combat it.
  • Following Jesus Video: What can we learn from Jesus words -- Follow Me? Listen as Francis Chan explains.
  • The Rapture Video: What if you had just 7 days until Jesus returns? What would you do? Who would you tell?
  • Jesus Christ: Who is this man? Is He the Son of God or just an historical figure. Study the facts.
  • Disciple Of Christ: We're called to worship Christ as Savior and Lord. What does the Lordship part really mean?
  • Trinity: Discover biblical references that relate to the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Is there scriptural support for this theology?
  • Trust in God: Trust in God; trust also in me. What does it mean? Learning this exhortation can be an anchor in difficult times.
  • Angel Picture: Where did the notion of a guardian angel come from? Is that rooted in the Bible?
  • Story of Lucifer: Did he want to be God? Did his pride get the best of him? Study what the Bible says. Find the story here.
  • Halloween Origins: How have various cultures around the world celebrated this holiday through the years? Where do our current practices originate? Find out here.
  • Christian Halloween: Learn about this holiday and its origins. Find safe and fun ideas to reach out to your community this year.
  • Christian Doctrine: The Christian faith is simple at its truthful core. Here are the basic doctrines from the Bible.
  • The Rapture: What will the world look like right before this spiritual event occurs? You might be surprised.
  • Understanding The Bible: Make sure you actually read the Bible. Don't rely on soley on devotions and commentaries.
  • Open Theism: Study the major points on this theological position and discover what the Bible says about the foreknowledge of God.
  • Modesty: Find out how to dress modestly and live a modest life in today’s society. It is possible!
  • Is Homosexuality A Sin: Study Bible verses about homosexuality. Is it acceptable to God? What does the bible say about this type of life decision?
  • All About His Business: God-honoring companies and business concepts to help us shake some salt and reflect His Light in the marketplace!
  • Da Vinci Code Truth: Uncover the lies of Brown’s book and learn the facts regarding its claims. Study the evidence.
  • Bible Help: Do you need assistance with studying certain passages of the Bible? Try this resource.
  • Bible Verses: A look at the Bible and its organization. Go deeper in your Bible studies.
  • All About Following Jesus: Living the Christian life in a way that glorifies Christ can be tricky. Find practical guidance on several discipleship issues.
  • Bible Reading Plan: Do you want to begin reading the Bible? Discover how to implement a system that works well for you.
  • Quiet Time: Understand the importance of communing with God and how it can influence your life. Learn practical tips for making these times more effective.
  • Spiritual Leadership: Learn the premise of leading from a servant perspective. Discover how to develop humility in your relationships. Are you a good leader?
  • Does Hell Exist: Is the place of torment and suffering that is spoken of in the Bible true? Is it a literal place?
  • Workplace Ethics: Isn’t it enough to just “show up” at work? What’s the big deal if I slough off sometimes?
  • Once Saved Always Saved: What does the Bible say about once saved always saved. Is it true? Find out the evidence here.
  • Selfish: Do you desire to rid yourself of selfishness and tendencies to ask what’s in it for me? Read one man’s account.
  • Christmas Traditions: Why do we celebrate Christmas the way we do? Find the meaning behind several common traditions. Learn new traditions for your family.
  • Victory in Jesus: I heard an old, old story, how a Savior came from glory. How He gave His life on Calvary to save a wretch like me...
  • Personal Spiritual Growth: What does it mean to grow in God? What are the steps to take in growing with God? Search answers here.
  • Goliath: Learn more about this man from Gath and his part in history. Do we have Goliaths in our lives today?
  • Quiet Time Video: What is the importance of digging into God Word and spending time in prayer? Francis Chan shares.
  • Jesus Christ Video: Who is Jesus? Why did He come? What does He have to do with me? Find info from this great video.
  • Bible Scripture: The ancient texts comprising the New Testament contain the total message of Christianity. Read it here.
  • Bible Concordance: A tool for tapping into the power of the original languages of the Bible.
  • Fighting Temptation: Discover how to say no when tempted. Learn how deliverance is possible and how you can experience it in your own life.
  • The Second Coming: The literal return of Jesus to earth to be King and rule for a thousand years. Are you prepared?
  • The Cost Of Discipleship: The grace we receive through Jesus Christ is a gift, but it isn't totally without cost.
  • Lamb Of God: The Lamb of God who takes away the sins of the world. The biblical foundation for the Messiah, Jesus Christ.
  • Christian Parenting: What responsibility do Christian parents have in raising their kids? What does the Bible say?
  • Faith in God: How can I find it? Where can I find it? Learn what the Bible says about trusting God in troubled times.
  • Christian Lifestyle: Wonder how to live this life? What does the Bible say? Find helpful insight. What does this life look like?
  • Spiritual Warfare Video: You have got to see this skit on spiritual warfare with music from LifeHouse called Everything. THIS ROCKS!
  • Christian Views on Cremation: Are you confused about what the Bible says about death, burial/cremation? Consider this summary and then pray about what is right for you.
  • Da Vinci Code Truth Video: This Totally ROCKS! Want a good laugh over all this Da Vinci Code movie stuff? There is so much stuff flying back and forth over the Davinci Code. Watch this short video clip!
  • Doctrine of Original Sin: Does every person have original sin built into our genetic makeup? Read this response to Sam Harris and Richard Dawkins.
  • Sex and the Bible: What is the Christian attitude toward sex? Consider this response directed to Sam Harris, author of the book Letter to A Christian Nation.
  • Slavery in the Bible: How do Christians explain the concept of slavery from Bible times? Consider this explanation given in response to author Sam Harris.
  • Following Jesus: What is involved in this commitment? What does it mean to be a disciple of Christ? Can you do it?
  • Greed: Is greed really a sin or just a sign of ambition and power? Find out the basics of greed and what it leads to.
  • Spiritual Growth Video: Randall Niles reviews the number one evidence for the Christian faith, a transformed life.
  • Jesus Fish: I see this symbol all over! What does it mean? Where did it originate? Does it signify something?
  • What is Prayer?: Is there power in prayer or is it just repeating phrases over and over? Discover the key to effective prayer.
  • Finding God: What brings someone to God? Read this man story of seeking truth and finding it through unusual circumstances.
  • Role of the Wife in the Bible: Why is it important to understand the organization of the family? What is submission? What is leadership?
  • Overcoming Guilt: Do you struggle with shame and guilt? Find out how to overcome those feelings that can turn into depression.
  • Mind of Christ: How do I develop the mind of Christ in my life? What does the term mean and what is the context Paul used it in?
  • Evidence for the Christian Faith: Is there any real proof to back up what so many believe? What does the evidence say?
  • Christ Follower: What is a Christ Follower and how does one know if he is? What does the Bible say about people who follow Jesus Christ?
  • Christian Distractions: Do you allow media, music, and busy lives to distract you from things that are really important? Learn the importance of balance.
  • Christian Contentment: What does the Bible say about contentment? How do we accomplish contentment in a frazzled world? Learn more.
  • Sufficiency of Christ: What is the sufficiency of Christ and how does it relate to his authority? How can we rely on Him more?
  • Crucified With Christ: What does this phrase mean? What is the verse referring to? Can we live without sin as God's children?
  • Death and Heaven Video: What happens after death? Can we know for sure? What about heaven and hell? Do they exist?
  • Worldliness: What is worldliness? How is it described in the Bible? How does it compare to items of eternal value?
  • I'd Rather Have Jesus Video: Listen as Cooper Ward sings the hymn that has touched many hearts. Would you rather have Jesus?
  • Honoring Parents: What is involved in honoring parents? How does this look in your culture? Find out what the Bible means when it says to honor them.
  • Deliverance Ministries: What is this ever popular concept? What do many deliverance ministries believe? What is the foundation? How does to those thoughts compare to the Bible?
  • Trust in God Video: Sacrifice is much easier when we believe that God is worthy of our trust. Listen as Sheila Walsh explains.
  • How to Read the Bible: Are you a new student of God’s Word? Do you know where to start reading? Find helpful tips for understanding God’s Word.
  • Christian Hypocrisy: Are all Christians hypocrites? Yes, but we’re not all honest about it. Find out what Jesus said about hypocrisy.
  • Be Still and Know that I am God Video: If we claim Christian as our title, how often do we spend time with the one whose name we bear?
  • Discipleship Definition: What is the importance of discipleship? What does it mean? Find out some definitions and how to apply it.
  • Book of Genesis Video: What is the book of Genesis about? What are the major themes? Greg Laurie lays it out in this video.
  • Meditating on God’s Word: How does God’s meditation differ from that of secular society? Find out how the Bible describes it.
  • The Bible and Food: What does the Bible say about food? What is forbidden and what is allowed? Does God care what we eat?
  • Trinity Video: Dr. Schniffenhousen explains the Trinity -- how God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit are three in one.
  • Good and Evil Video: What is the purpose of good and evil? Norman Geisler describes the nature of evil to Bobby.
  • Bible and Gender: What does the Bible say about marriage, family, and gender? Find out through this study of the topic.
  • Jesus Loves Me Video: The Salvation Army shares an audition of Charlie Green singing the classic children's song.
  • Brokenness Video: Bill once suffered from burnout and clinical depression so severe that he could do little more than get out of bed in the morning. How did he find hope?
  • Jesus is the Only Way Video: Mike Licona answers this age-old question -- Is Jesus the only way to heaven? Find out his evidence.
  • Role of the Wife in the Bible Video: The Bible says, A wise woman builds her house. What does that mean? Lisa Bevere explains.

WHAT DO YOU THINK? - We have all sinned and deserve God's judgment. God, the Father, sent His only Son to satisfy that judgment for those who believe in Him. Jesus, the creator and eternal Son of God, who lived a sinless life, loves us so much that He died for our sins, taking the punishment that we deserve, was buried, and rose from the dead according to the Bible. If you truly believe and trust this in your heart, receiving Jesus alone as your Savior, declaring, "Jesus is Lord," you will be saved from judgment and spend eternity with God in heaven.

What is your response?

Yes, today I am deciding to follow Jesus

Yes, I am already a follower of Jesus

I still have questions