Category Archives: discipleship

are you a disciple of Jesus too?

John 18:17-18 John 18:17 Then the slave-girl doorkeeper said to Peter, “You aren’t one of this man’s disciples too, are you?” “I am not.” he said. John 18:18 Now the slaves and the officers had made a charcoal fire, because … Continue reading

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the unity that he prayed for

John 17:17-23 John 17:20 “I pray not only for these but also for those who trust in me through their word. John 17:21 May they all be one, as you, Father, are in me and I am in you. May … Continue reading

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not welcome

John 17:12-14 Joh 17:12 While I was with them, I was protecting them by your name that you have given me. I guarded them and not one of them is lost, except the son of destruction, so that the Scripture … Continue reading

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Advantageous for us

John 16:5-7 Joh 16:5 But now I am leaving for him who sent me, and not one of you asks me, ‘Where are you leaving for? ‘ Joh 16:6 Yet, because I have spoken these things to you, sorrow has … Continue reading

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Incongruous love

John 15:19-21 Joh 15:19 If you were of the world, the world would care about you as its own. However, because you are not of the world, but I have selected you out of it, the world hates you. Joh … Continue reading

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Our two destinies

John 15:16-18 Joh 15:16 You did not select me, but I selected you. I destined you to leave and produce fruit and that your fruit should stay, so that whatever you ask the Father in my name, he will give … Continue reading

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The consequences of separation

John 15:4-6 Joh 15:4 Stay on me, and I in you. Just as a shoot is unable to produce fruit by itself unless it remains on the vine, neither can you unless you stay on me. Joh 15:5 I am … Continue reading

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his pruning method

his pruning method Joh 15:1 “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vineyard keeper. Joh 15:2 He removes every shoot on me that does not produce fruit, and he prunes each that produces fruit so that it … Continue reading

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Peace gift

John 14:25-27 Joh 14:25 “I have spoken these things to you while I am staying with you. Joh 14:26 But the Discipler, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you all things and remind … Continue reading

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Our other Discipler

John 14:15-17 Joh 14:15 “If you love me, you will keep my commands. Joh 14:16 And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Discipler to be with you permanently: Joh 14:17 The Spirit of truth, who … Continue reading

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