Read Lesson 2 and answer the following discussion questions in your Life Group.
Q1: Jesus had a mission to save the world. During His ministry He never left a geographical area larger than the state of New Jersey. Did He accomplish His goal to save the world? If so, in what ways?
Q2: Compare and Contrast the "Super Evangelist" vs. the "Faithful Discipler". What method of evangelism would be more effective in reaching our university here in Atlanta and why?
Q3: How many other friends do you think that you could effectively disciple over the course of your college degree? What keeps you from doing that?
Jesus chose people who had the following character traits:
- Teachable: they were honest, and willing to confess their need for understanding
- Sincere: they truly wanted to know and serve God
- Hungry: they were tired of the emptiness of their present religious life
Q4: Why does the author suggest that they characteristics are vital to creating a discipleship culture in our fellowship?
Q5: How can we develop these characteristics in our own life?
Herman, Harvey. Discipleship By Design: The Discipling of Christian University Students . Harvey A. Herman. Kindle Edition.