“Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.” Matthew 28:19-20
WHAT DOES A DISCIPLE OF JESUS LOOK LIKE?
NCF Vision Statement: “Pursuing God, Loving Each Other, Serving our World”
PURSUING GOD! (Step 1)
- Become a worshipper of God.
- Become a workman, obedient and thoroughly equipped to handle God’s Word.
(Psalm 42:1; Romans 12:1-2; Matthew 22:37-40; I John 5:3; II Timothy 2:15; 3:16-17)
=Our Sunday services are devoted toward pursuing God and His Word.
(Family hour / Sunday School – 9:15 am) (Worship service – 10:30 am)
(Christianity 101/New believers class – Wednesdays, 7-8:15 pm)
LOVING EACH OTHER! (Step 2)
- Become a loving member, devoted to the community of believers.
(Matthew 22:37-40; Acts 2:42-47; John 13:34-35; Hebrews 10:24-25; Romans 12:10; I Corinthians 13:4-8)
=Our Life Groups and other small group ministries are designed to encourage fellowship, support and care among the church family.
(Life Groups – the weeks of every 2nd and 4th Sundays. Various locations)
(Men’s, Women’s, Young adults and Youth ministries. Various times)
SERVING OUR WORLD! (Step 3)
- Become a servant, using your gifts to build the body of Christ.
- Become a worker in the harvest fields where there are lost people.
(Romans 12:3-8; Ephesians 4:11-12; I Peter 4:10-11; Matthew 9:37-38; John 4:35)
=Our church ministries provide places where believers can serve and use their gifts. We also encourage all opportunities for outreach and missions work to love and reach lost people for Jesus.