The Discipleship Dodge

The Discipleship Dodge
In this post, we find Steven Furtick, once again, tirelessly running through any snippet of scripture possible in order to justify his actions: (ACTS 2:42) They devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and to the fellowship, to the breaking of bread and to prayer. Did you catch it?  They devoted themselves.  Who devoted themselves?  The ...

If not fame, then what?

I’ve argued against overusing the phrase To make Jesus famous. What, then, could we replace it with? How about To make Jesus known? It describes evangelism and discipleship equally well. Fame is too heavily biased towards presenting Jesus to the unsaved and leaves the family of faith in the cold. By emphasizing knowledge, we acknowledge ...