Anthony Hernandez, a church member of Faith Center (Eureka Foursquare Church) in Eureka, Calif., recalls how a pastor invited him to share his very personal story of addiction and recovery. Scared at first, he soon discovered new freedom and a way to encourage others in the healing environment of prayer and community.
Stage 1: Growing Disciples
The local church is where disciple-making happens. Local churches invest in people, who become disciples, who then invest in future disciples.
Watch a video about what it means to make disciples, read stories about disciples from local churches, and get resources on how to make disciples.
This is Discipling
So what does it really mean to grow disciples? Watch this insightful and inspirational video, produced by a local Foursquare church, that illustrates the power of making disciples. See what happens when churches intentionally reach out to their communities and make disciples. The result is liberating.
Stories About Disciples:
It had been 20 years since Living Way Foursquare Church in Seattle had sent out a missionary. Today they support seven missionaries. How did this dramatic change happen? Lead Pastor Kaj Martin shares how they went from being a dwindling congregation to a strong church that is touching the world.
Benji Horning thought he knew what the Great Commission was all about. A trip to the Middle East changed everything. Pastor of a new church plant called Light Church in Encinitas, Calif., with his wife, Jen, Benji shares how God opened his eyes to the 3 billion unreached people in the world.