Family Challenge: Fishing for People

Memorize these two verses as a family: Mark 1:17 “Come follow me,” Jesus said, “and I will make you fishers of men.” Matthew 5:19b “… whoever practices and teaches these commands will be called great in the kingdom of heaven.” Talk about what God is trying to tell us through these two verses. Ask: Jesus …

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Going Deeper: July 21

Listen.  The purpose of an apple tree is to produce more apple trees. Everything God created in the natural world is made to reproduce. The same is true of followers of Jesus. Disciples exist to make new followers of Jesus.  This is why Jesus called his disciples to do two things in Mark 1:14-20: “Come, …

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