An urgent call for the people of God to return to the lost art of making disciples.Christ's instructions to His disciples were very clear: "Go and make disciples of all nations." Yet, when asked for a one-word response to the question: "What is the business that the church represents," few people can respond. Unlike Starbucks and coffee, Toyota and cars, or Rolex and watches, the church is having a hard time figuring out what its "one word" is. This book will direct people back to the mandate of Christ for His church--discipleship.
Following the lead of LEGO, a company that has been responsible for transforming the way people play, learn, think, and enjoy for more than fifty years, this book provides simple lessons showing how to disciple your city and nation one person at a time. It shows that discipleship is about connecting with God and with one another. Discipleship is relationship.
Joey includes anecdotal stories that illustrate the principles, and these stories are presented in a style that will reach every person in every pew--and those who never sit in a pew It is relational, warm and compassionate, and organic, not program based. Best of all, it activates the reader to do what Jesus said to do--go and make disciples.