Essay on Disciple Making Plan

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LIBERTY UNIVERSITY BAPTIST THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY Disciple Making Plan Submitted to LBTS Faculty & Students, in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the completion of any course All LBTS Course Prefixes and Numbers All LBTS Course Titles by Brian J. Jones March 8, 2015 Contents Introduction 1 Vision 2 Values 4 Views 5 Vehicles 6 Verifiers 8 Conclusion 10 Bibliography 11 Introduction The mandate of the Body of Christ to make disciples has been established. The Church needs to embody in physical structuring and deeds what is necessary to make this happen. It is obvious we need to do whatever it takes to make that a reality. Therefore, we must put together a plan – a disciple making plan that…show more content…
The neighborhood of which the church is located is classic Central Florida with what appears to be higher middle class at one address and immediately next door, what would appear to be someone under more economic oppressive circumstances. The senior pastor has said he wants the neighborhood to be involved in the church. The church leadership embraces ethnic and social diversity and I believe the senior pastor wants the church population to also reflect this. The Central Florida population has a wide assortment of Cuban, White, Black, Pacific Asian and Asian Indian peoples. There is not a specific area of town that focuses on any one of these cultural groups. Thus, the integration of all these people is desired for the church’s population. We already have ages in this body ranging from very young children with little to no Christian influences to a widowed wife of a former pastor. There are teenaged young people that have come from time to time. The majority of who has been in regular attendance has been mid-thirties to young fifties. The senior pastor has expressed his desire for these age groups be increased. World missions has been brought up as a desired form of outreach but specifics as to where and how has not been shown or provided for. My own personal work with various countries has been of the attention of the senior pastor but he has not asked about getting involved with this. Habakkuk 2:2 (KJV) says, “And the LORD answered me, and
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