“Then he said to the crowd, ‘If any of you wants to be my follower, you must turn from your selfish ways, take up your cross daily, and follow me.’” Luke 9:23
Day 1: Give up My Life – Luke 9:23-27. As you pray, ask God to direct you to one or two people you can take through this discipleship process.
Day 2: All Nations – Matthew 28:18-20; Genesis 12:1-3. Continue to pray for those God would have you disciple. As you hold their names in your heart and mind, pray for God to prepare their hearts.
Day 3: All are Invited – Luke 14:15-24. Share the names of those you feel led to disciple with the person discipling you and ask him or her to join you in praying for them.
Day 4: Count the Cost – Luke 14:25-35. As you pray for those you are to disciple, ask God to give you opportunity to invite them into the process.
Day 5: Every Person Matters – Luke 15. Prayerfully ask God to give you the courage and tenacity that He speaks of in that chapter for those He is leading you to disciple.
Day 6: Faith and Going – Mark 16:15-20. Prayerfully consider what action you can take inviting those He has given you into the discipleship process with you.
Day 7: Fish for People – Matthew 4:18-22. It’s time to invite. Be prepared to share the story to those you are inviting into the discipleship process. Read the Daily Reading once again and highlight things that stand out. Answer the three Life Transformation questions for growth in this area. Take time to learn the memory verse.