Discipleship.Network

Being & Building Followers & Friends of Jesus

     A popular idea is that Jesus is a friend to everyone; but who does Jesus himself say his friends are?  If you take a minute to look up his words in John 15:14, you will find that he said: “You are my friends if you do what I command.”  If that is surprising to hear maybe we should get out our Bibles and see what Jesus and the New Testament writers actually said about this subject. After all, doesn’t salvation depend on our relationship with Jesus?

 

     Jesus became the source of eternal salvation for who?  (Heb 5:9)

     In Jesus’ “great commission” what did he want his disciples to teach people?  (Matt 28:19-20)

     When Jesus is revealed, why will some be punished?  (2 Thes 1:7-8)   

 

     Let's see what Jesus’ closest friend, John (the disciple Jesus loved, John  21:20 & 24) said about friendship with Jesus:

     How do we show we love Jesus?   (John 14:15, 21)

     How do we demonstrate love for God?  (1 John 5:2-3)

     What IS love?  (2 John 1:6)

     What makes the Father and Jesus choose to come and live in someone?  (John 14:21-23)

     How can we be sure we know God, and have Him living in us?  (1 John 2:3-6)

     How do we remain in his love?  (John 15:10)

 

 

Views: 9

Reply to This

Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Blog Posts

What Matters Most to God in a Disciple (Part 11)

Posted by Skip Garmo on December 1, 2018 at 11:45am

Is Discipleship Possible in the Age of Twitter?

Posted by Jim Buchan on November 26, 2018 at 5:04pm

Make disciples

Who Make Disciples

Who Love God

&

Love Neighbors >>>

© 2018   Created by Network Creator / Coordinator.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service