Discipleship In Community
"[We are] natural enemies who love one another for Jesus' sake." - D.A. Carson
Community is a miracle that God creates. We are not a church of Christians, we are the body of Christ.
- They were devoted
- They were compassionate
- They were intentional
- They were sincerely joyful
- God was multiplying (v47b)
Reasons to Pursue Community
- Reflects God
- Reveals who we really are
- Helps us reach our potential in Christ
One who isolates himself pursues selfish desires; he rebels against all sound wisdom.
A disciple is a follower who is becoming more like Jesus in all of life by the power of the holy Spirit and God's word.