Q. Who is the disciple? (Discipleship: Definition)
- One who is a follower of a master, spiritual teacher, religious leader or a guru.
- One who lives by the teachings and lifestyle of his master.
- One who holds the standard and ideals set by his master.
- One who wants to be like his master.
- The Word used for ‘Disciple’ in Greek (‘mathetes’)refers generally to student, pupil, or apprentice.
Q. How can one become the disciple of Jesus?
- Decision to follow Jesus Christ is the beginning of a christian discipleship.
- Jesus himself demonstrated clear conditions for being his disciples. Before we focus on the conditions of discipleship, we need to know what it is not! [Read more…]