Holy Land Trip
Some Local Books
  • The Prideful Soul's Guide to Humility
    The Prideful Soul's Guide to Humility
    by Thomas Jones, Michael Fontenot
  • Repentance: A Cosmic Shift of Mind and Heart
    Repentance: A Cosmic Shift of Mind and Heart
    by Edward J Anton
  • Redeeming the Broken Body: Church and State After Disaster (Theopolitical Visions)
    Redeeming the Broken Body: Church and State After Disaster (Theopolitical Visions)
    by Gabriel A. Santos

DiscipleMakers for Ministers

Class Lectures

Class One: Understanding the Spiritual Phenomenon of Conversion

Class Two: The Scripture Bank

Class Three: Guided Discovery through the Studies

Class Four: First Contact with a Seeker 

Class Five: Seeking Jesus via His Word with an introduction to Discipleship of Jesus 

Class Six:Discipleship Continued

Class Seven: Conviction of Sin

Class Eight: The Cross: Grace Offered 

Class Nine: Baptism: Grace Received 

Class Ten: The Gift of the Holy Spirit and Community 

Class Eleven: Timelines 

DiscipleMakers is a course of study in practical evangelism offered at Hampton Roads Church since 1999. As it becomes part of the core curriculum for MTA, it will now include a rigorous expectation for world outreach, understanding conversion, solid exegesis of Scripture, and effective guided discovery to lead seekers to Christ.

The MTA Class on DiscipleMakers will take place 14-16 December 2012 at Commonwealth Academy, 86 Maxwell Lane, Newport News, VA 23606. If you need help with housing, please call Tamishia Henry at (757) 236-2768.

To equip a disciple to:

  • Understand Biblical  conversion
  • Know Scriptures that promote conversion to Christ
  • Effectively ask purposeful questions to help a seeker understand, apply, and contemplate Scripture
  • Disciple the heart of a seeker
  • Lead a seeker to saving faith in Christ through His Word

As a prerequisite to class, students are expected to:

  1. Watch the DiscipleMakers Videos for Class One, Two, Three, and Four (below on this page)
  2. Review the Scripture Bank thoroughly
  3. Complete two Purposeful Question Worksheets for a seeker study on Seeking God (using five Scriptures of your choosing) and Discipleship of Jesus (using five Scriptures of your choosing)
  4. OPTIONAL But Helpful Prerequisite: Read Baptism A Biblical Study by Jack Cottrell and Repentance by Ed Anton

Class Schedule:

Friday Evening (6:45-9:45pm):

  • A Biblical Study of Conversion
    • The before and after picture
    • The Holy Spirit's role
    • The covenant of grace
  • First Contact Through the First Seeker Study
  • The Scripture Bank (applicable Scriptures)

Saturday Morning (9am-12n):

  • Quiz on Scripture Bank
  • Guided Discovery through Purposeful Questions
    • The Dialectical Process
    • Interpretation Questions
    • Application Questions
    • Contemplation Questions
    • Using Purposeful Question Worksheets
    • Role Play
  • Getting to Know Jesus through the Word

Saturday Afternoon (2-5:15pm)

  • Exposition of  Scriptures for Conviction by the Holy Spirit
    • What it means to follow Jesus:  Mark 1:16-20, Mark 2:14, Mark 8:34, Luke 9:57-62, Matthew 28:19-20
    • Conviction of sin: Luke 7:36-50, Mark 7:20-22, Galatians 5:19-21, Ephesians 5:3-11, 2Timothy 3:1-5, Matthew 23:13-28
    • Repentance and judgment: Matthew 4:17, Luke 15, 2Corinthians 7:8-11, Luke 3:7-12, Luke 13:6-9, 2Peter 3:9, Hebrews 10:26, Hebrews 4:12-13, Revelation 20:10-15
  • Role Playing

Sunday Afternoon (2-5pm)

  • Exposition of Scriptures on Grace
    • Atonement for sin: Romans 3:21-26, Romans 4:22-25, Romans 5:6-11, Mark 14:32-40, 1Peter 2:22-25, Colossians 2:11-14, John 1:29
    • Grace of Baptism: John 3:3-6, 16, Acts 9:1-19, 1Peter 3:21, Colossians 2:11-14, Titus 3:3-5, Ephesians 4:4-6, Galatians 3:23-27, 1Corinthians 6:9-11, Acts 2:38
    • Gift of the Holy Spirit: John 7:39, Ephesians 3:14-21, Romans 8:5-16
    • Our Church Community: 1John 1:5-10, 2Cor 6:14-18, Philippians 2:1-5
  • Dealing with False Doctrines
    • Romans 10:9, Revelation 3:19-20, John 17:12, Acts 16:15, 33
  • Counting the Costs
  • Practical Tips for Baptisms

Tools for Instructors

If you plan to teach DiscipleMakers in your local church, be sure to check out these resources.

Saturday
May222010

DiscipleMakers Class One

DiscipleMakers Class One from Edward Anton on Vimeo.

This the first in a series of classes on DiscipleMakers to equip disciples of Christ to "go and make disciples."

 

Saturday
May222010

DiscipleMakers Class Two

DiscipleMakers Class 2 from Edward Anton on Vimeo.

Second in the DiscipleMakers Series

Saturday
May222010

DiscipleMakers Class Three

DiscipleMakers Class 3 from Edward Anton on Vimeo.

Third in the series of DiscipleMakers, equipping disciples of Jesus to "go and make disciples."

Saturday
May222010

DiscipleMakers Class Four

DiscipleMakers Class 4 from Edward Anton on Vimeo.

Fourth in our series on DiscipleMakers, a class to equip disciples of Jesus to "go and make disciples of all nations."

Monday
Nov262012

DiscipleMakers for Ministers Class Schedule

14 December Friday Evening:

  • A Biblical Study of Conversion
    • The before and after picture
    • The Holy Spirit's role
    • The covenant of grace
  • First Contact Through the First Seeker Study
  • The Scripture Bank (applicable Scriptures)

 15 December Saturday Morning:

  • Guided Discovery through Purposeful Questions
    • The Dialectical Process
    • Interpretation Questions
    • Application Questions
    • Contemplation Questions
    • Using Purposeful Question Worksheets
    • Role Play
  • Getting to Know Jesus through the Word

Saturday Afternoon

  • Exposition of  Scriptures for Conviction by the Holy Spirit
    • What it means to follow Jesus:  Mark 1:16-20, Mark 2:14, Mark 8:34, Luke 9:57-62, Matthew 28:19-20
    • Conviction of sin: Luke 7:36-50, Mark 7:20-22, Galatians 5:19-21, Ephesians 5:3-11, 2Timothy 3:1-5, Matthew 23:13-28
    • Repentance and judgment: Matthew 4:17, Luke 15, 2Corinthians 7:8-11, Luke 3:7-12, Luke 13:6-9, 2Peter 3:9, Hebrews 10:26, Hebrews 4:12-13, Revelation 20:10-15
  • Role Playing

16 December Sunday Afternoon

  • Exposition of Scriptures on Grace
    • Atonement for sin: Romans 3:21-26, Romans 4:22-25, Romans 5:6-11, Mark 14:32-40, 1Peter 2:22-25, Colossians 2:11-14, John 1:29
    • Grace of Baptism: John 3:3-6, 16, Acts 9:1-19, 1Peter 3:21, Colossians 2:11-14, Titus 3:3-5, Ephesians 4:4-6, Galatians 3:23-27, 1Corinthians 6:9-11, Acts 2:38
    • Gift of the Holy Spirit: John 7:39, Ephesians 3:14-21, Romans 8:5-16
    • Our Church Community: 1John 1:5-10, 2Cor 6:14-18, Philippians 2:1-5
  • Dealing with False Doctrines
    • Romans 10:9, Revelation 3:19-20, John 17:12
  • Counting the Costs
  • Practical Tips for Baptisms