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Connecting with Immigrant Neighbors

Connecting with Immigrant Neighbors

  Guest Pastors Zach Szmara, The Bridge Community Church and National Director of Immigrant Connection, David Drury, Chief of Staff for The Wesleyan Church and Noelia Rodriguez, Church Planter Practical conversation on how we can be better friends to our...
Community Discipleship

Community Discipleship

Guest Pastors Dan Walker, Community Pastor and Bernie Haddad, Executive Directory Mercy Unleashed discuss community discipleship 5 Fall Discipleship Cohorts announced Christian Community Discipleship Association National Conference discount available to Wesleyan...
Movement Over Model

Movement Over Model

A primary role of The Wesleyan Church Division of Church Multiplication and Discipleship (CMAD) is resourcing. Most of the best resources and practices for ministry are constantly being created in a number of local churches where they are born out of real needs and...
Leading Like Jesus

Leading Like Jesus

My friend, Josmar, shared that she took offense when someone told her that she is a leader. “I’m not a dictator!” she replied. We agreed that the word “leader” brings a variety of reactions, depending on your definition. There is no...
Journey Into Spirit-filled Leadership

Journey Into Spirit-filled Leadership

Spirit-filled Leader My journey with Jesus and his still small voice has fine-tuned my definition to include “joyful surrender” and “courageous influence.” It’s not enough to surrender. It can mistakenly have residues of martyrdom,...
Who Is Your Why

Who Is Your Why

Why do you do the things you do and who do you do them for? That was a children’s video theme song when our two oldest children, Aaron and Bethany, were little. I don’t know if they think about it now that they are adults, but that song is often in my head. “Why do I...
Webinar Global Discipleship: Mexico

Webinar Global Discipleship: Mexico

Guest pastors Alejandro (Alex) Sicilia, Senda de Vida and Beau Hamner, College Wesleyan Church Hitting the wall before breaking open for what God wanted to do How discipleship became the focal point Lessons to be extrapolated for the North American church  Amplify...
Greatly forgiven

Greatly forgiven

Lately, I’ve been really moved by the story of the woman who washes Jesus’ feet in Luke 7. Every time I read it, I feel a deeper sense of awe and grace about what is going on in this story. To recap, Jesus is invited over for dinner by a Pharisee named...
The missing space

The missing space

People relate to one another differently in different spaces. Gather 30 people together in a large worship center and the experience will feel disconnected and distant. Gather the same 30 people in a living room and the energy and connection will increase...
¡Santa Matemática!

¡Santa Matemática!

English Matemáticas fue mi materia favorita en la escuela secundaria. Recuerdo lo ansioso que estaba porque llegara la hora de esa clase y correr a la pizarra cada vez que el profesor preguntaba quién sabía la respuesta a una ecuación. No me gustaba mucho historia y...
Evangelism and Discipleship Webinar

Evangelism and Discipleship Webinar

Evangelism & Discipleship Webinar What’s the connection between evangelism and discipleship? Join the discussion at our upcoming webinar, Evangelism & Discipleship, Thursday, April 18 at noon EST. Our featured guest will be Chris Conrad, District...
Preaching for Discipleship Webinar

Preaching for Discipleship Webinar

Preaching for Discipleship CMAD and the Discipleship Collaborative are excited to present their next webinar, "Preaching for Discipleship."Learn more about leveraging the preaching moment with special guest Dr. Dave Ward, Associate Professor of Homiletics...
Trusting God’s trajectory

Trusting God’s trajectory

 Learn more About Voices Blogs  “The Eagle has landed.” Those words changed humanity forever. This coming July the world will celebrate the 50th anniversary of humanity landing on the moon. July 22 will mark the anniversary of when Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin and...
Emotionally Healthy Discipleship Webinar

Emotionally Healthy Discipleship Webinar

Kim Gladden – intro on how we make disciples who make disciples Pete Scazzero – video clip into to Emotionally Healthy Discipleship Emotionallyhealthy.org Interview of Pastor George and wife Toyin Martin of The Sanctuary Church who piloted EHD in the Fall 2018 Video...
Holy math!

Holy math!

Español Math was my favorite subject in high school. I remember how excited I was to be in class and run to the board every time the teacher asked who knew the answer to an equation. I was terrible at history and geography, but numbers have been a passion since I was...
CMAD Webinar: Discipleship

CMAD Webinar: Discipleship

Guest Pastor Jon Wiest, Trinity Wesleyan Church, Josh Lavendar, worship pastor and Ty Combs, Family Life Pastor Featured resource Banding Together: A Practical Guide for Discipleship, by Jon Wiest Top 5 discipleship trends The theology behind bands and how John Wesley...
In the fullness of time: it’s that time again

In the fullness of time: it’s that time again

Four hundred years ago. That’s how long it’s been since the first slaves were brought to America. In August 1619, “20 and odd” enslaved Africans were brought to the British colony of Jamestown, Virginia. “Four hundred years” turns my thoughts to Scripture. My...
Baptism: A Mark of Discipleship Webinar

Baptism: A Mark of Discipleship Webinar

Baptism: A Mark of Discipleship Webinar In the early days of the church baptism was a declaration that a believer was identifying themselves with a group of despised people called Christians. But what place does baptism hold in our modern discipleship process? Posted...
CMAD Webinar: Missional Discipleship

CMAD Webinar: Missional Discipleship

Missional Discipleship with Matt LeRoy Let's talk about how discipleship, mission, and community connection with Love Chapel Hill's Matt LeRoy. Posted by The Wesleyan Church on Friday, October 12,...
Living as a sent one

Living as a sent one

When I began to travel for my current job, I preferred to cocoon on the plane. I used the time to catch up on emails and sleep. It didn’t take long for me to sense the Holy Spirit’s conviction, as the Lord was nudging me out of my cocoon. I must live as a sent one....
CMAD Webinar: Lifelong Discipleship

CMAD Webinar: Lifelong Discipleship

Lifelong Discipleship Webinar What does it look like to have lifelong discipleship? Join us here on Facebook Live as we talk about it with Megan Cusumano, Assistant Pastor at North Park Wesleyan Church and Eric Mills, National Pastoral Director of Orphan Sunday &...