Monthly Archives: July 2017

2017-2018 Challenges

By Paul Wilkinson We are about to embark on another exciting season of group leadership and discipleship. We want to set before you a few of the challenges that we, as group leaders, are being called to engage. We will be praying and encouraging you toward these biblical principles throughout the year. • Internalize and Articulate the BBC Discipleship Strategy  You will hear a lot about a new (though ancient) discipleship strategy that seeks to unify our mission as the Brentwood … Continue reading

Intentionality

By Paul Wilkinson Bobby Harrington and Josh Patrick are big on intentionality as a necessary feature for discipleship. As many a discipleship guru has said: disciples are not made accidentally. We must be AFTeR individuals that the Lord would have for us to invest in as they come to and grow in faith. They suggest Matthew 28:19-21 and Deuteronomy 6:4-9 as key texts highlighting the Lord’s intentionality in commissioning us to disciple others, raise up new generations, and make the … Continue reading