Author name: Disciple Makers Increase

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An Ordinary Indian Photographer Becomes a Passionate Multiplier of God’s Kingdom

God is using ordinary people to multiply disciples of Jesus. This story took place in a small city in South India. It’s about a young man whose name is Vijay. He earns his living as a photographer. One day, Vijay was hired to take photographs of a family wedding celebration. During the wedding, as he …

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Both Failure and Success Can Be Expected When Sharing the Good News

We all want to be successful in gospel-sharing and disciple-making. But, if we are honest, there are times of failure and disappointment as we strive to obey Jesus’ command to make disciples. It’s encouraging when people we share with take steps to follow Jesus, but it is painful when they don’t. There are lessons to …

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encouragement and affirmation

2 Keys to Open Hearts So People Will Hear the Good News

All people long for two things; encouragement and affirmation. When you become skilled at sharing God’s love in these ways, many you thought resistant will welcome both you and your message. A Change in Mohd “Mohd, please come up here to the front.” Mohd’s face changed, and his friends sitting around him started to point …

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Why Send Missionaries When We Have So Many Crying Needs at Home?

I grew up in a Christian culture, part of a small Christian-majority state of northeast India. Missions or the need of the unreached was not something I remember hearing much about. I do remember though, in our joint family home, a group of elderly men talking with one another. One of them said: “Why do …

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Why Missions

Why Should I Get Involved in Missions? 6 Reasons You Should Consider

Why Missions? It is an important question for every believer, everyone who is a Christ-follower. Unfortunately, it is a question that often does not get asked. Missions comes with certain sacrifices and challenges. We need to know why we are doing what we do. The purpose of this article is to discuss the reasons why …

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What is a DBS? (Powerful Tool for Discovery Bible Study Described)

What is your vision for the next few years? A vision is a big picture statement that describes what you want to accomplish. My favorite vision statement comes from YWAM Frontier Missions. The vision is,…“to empower Unreached Peoples to become obedient disciples of Jesus, and help them start transformational Disciple Making Movements.” Wow! What a …

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