Are you Developing OR Destructing?

The True Vine

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The very last command that the Lord Jesus gave us became known as the great commission.  This passage of scripture lays out our marching orders as a Christian community, and the exact order was to make disciples.  In Matthew 28:19-20 Jesus says “Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son and the Holy Spirit.  Teaching them to observe all I have commanded you; lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.”  Are we living up to the words that Jesus commanded?  Are we making disciples, or are we pleased with increasing conversions?  Without the local church teaching and nurturing the new believer the odds are very good that they will fall away.  A study by living waters ministries revealed that 84 to 97 percent of all new believers eventually backslide, and…

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