Why?: The Great Commission is recorded at the end of
Matthew's Gospel, but what is the commission?
What?: In Matthew's Gospel, chapter 28, verses 19 and
20, Matthew records Jesus' Great Commission for the church. Jesus
said to His first disciples: "Go, therefore, and make disciples of
all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the
Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe everything I
have commanded you." There is only one main verb in the Commission
and it is not "go." Instead, it is to make disciples, that is, make
disciples of Jesus. So the Great Commission is disciples who make
disciples who make disciples…
So What?: Is your teaching ministry about making
fact-filled fans of your teaching OR about making disciples of
Jesus whose hearts desire to be obedient to Jesus by making even
So What Now?: Commit, today, to make every lesson you
teach an exercise in obedience to the Great Commission to make
multiplying disciples of our Lord.
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In these short episodes, Dr. Danny shares biblically-based insights on teaching the Bible. Published weekly, you can get a boost before teaching each week.