The Jesus Command: The Mark of Discipleship

The Jesus Command The Mark of Discipleship When asked about discipleship what do we say to others What do we tell ourselves What answers do we give The real answer the only one that really carries any weight and the one we all should seek an

  • Title: The Jesus Command: The Mark of Discipleship
  • Author: Matthew Milam II
  • ISBN: 9781490847214
  • Page: 236
  • Format: Paperback
  • When asked about discipleship what do we say to others What do we tell ourselves What answers do we give The real answer, the only one that really carries any weight, and the one we all should seek an understanding for is found in this broader question How did Jesus use the term, and what did He intend for us to understand about it This was the starting point oWhen asked about discipleship what do we say to others What do we tell ourselves What answers do we give The real answer, the only one that really carries any weight, and the one we all should seek an understanding for is found in this broader question How did Jesus use the term, and what did He intend for us to understand about it This was the starting point of our study, a study which took the words spoken by Jesus to those who could clearly be identified as His closest Disciples, to try and form the answer The key is in first being willing, and then obedient to the pattern that Jesus, Himself laid down The New Testament is full of instruction of how we, as Christ Followers , are to regard one another Our study and discussions took these instructions as a guide They formed the pattern of our attempt to better understand this The Jesus Command and the qualities necessary for Christ following.

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    1. The Jesus Command describes all the different ways that a person can show their love to another person through teaching and discipleship. It also discusses how this is journey and process that is improved over the course of one’s life. The Jesus Command is the command to love one another as God and Jesus loves us.This is a book that is best read one chapter at a time as you focus on the content and review the material. It reads as good resource material for a bible study/discussion. The author [...]

    2. I thoroughly enjoyed this book. I was inspired, strengthened and encouraged by it. I met a lot of people who were hospitalized at that time, many of them with serious and potentially life-threatening problems. This book reminded me that everyone I met was someone that God loves, and that His desire was for me to be a vessel of His love to them. As I read “The Jesus Command,” I was also reminded that God loves everyone, including me. That reminder gave me strength to rise above the challenges [...]

    3. I sit at odds with myself, writing a review of my own work. On the one hand, I firmly believe you should make your own assessment of the book's merit. On the flip side, I'm also aware of the confusion existing when it comes to defining what discipleship really is. Often, our understanding is shaped by a variety of influences. There's the Pastor and other Ministry Leaders, our Christian Friends, the Denominational Doctrines, as well as our own personal observations of people in The Church. So as [...]

    4. Read original review over at chantolaspinall.As Christians we were not asked to love. To choose who to extend our borders of kindness and care to. We were charged, commanded to love. Irrespective of the individual’s class, colour, creed or personality. We must love, as in loving them we prove that we are disciples of our King. The one who first loved us, Christ Jesus. For those struggling to love another, this book will set you in the right direction. Providing for you a comprehensive guide. I [...]

    5. Julia E. PrestonThe Jesus command is riveting. The book centers around a new commandment Jesus gave to his disciples, “That ye love one another; as I have loved you, that ye also love one another. By this shall all men know that ye are my disciples, if ye have love, one to another.” This must read publication is a shining light to those seeking a closer walk with Christ.

    6. Matthew Milam II brings the reader a select set of bible passages to ponder; how they affect our everyday life, and how we can learn from them and live better, stronger, and happier. We truly have the ability to change ourselves and change the world around us. This well-written book provides guidance, inspiration and much to ponder. Give it a chance.

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