Discipling: Equipping for Work

So You Want a Fruitful Ministry Like Jesus?

  1. Focus on MISSION . (Mk 3:7-12)

  2. Invest in PEOPLE . (Mk 3:13-19)

Eight People You Will Work With In Ministry:

  1. GUNG-HO Guy (Simon Peter)

  2. EMOTIONAL Powder Keg (James and John)

  3. BEHIND the scenes Worker Bees (Andrew, Philip, Bartholomew, James Son of Alphaeus)

  4. The CONTROVERSIAL Convert (Matthew)

  5. Constant SKEPTIC (Thomas)

  6. MAMA'S Boy (Thaddaeus)

  7. POLITICAL Campaigner (Simon the Zealot)

  8. The BACKSTABBERS (Judas Iscariot)

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Small Group Questions (Whole Group):
Read Mark 3:7-19

  1. Which of the 12 apostles do you think you identify with the most closely? Why?
  2. Which of the 12 apostles’ personality types do you find you have the hardest time working with? Why?
  3. In what way does your personality require grace and patience?

Breakout Questions:

Pray for one another.