Rightly Dividing Discipleship 3

Published January 9, 2014 by

The Grace Disciple’s Curriculum

The first thing to be learned is THE GOSPEL of 1 Corinthians 15:3-4, by means of
BELIEVING it! After one enters God’s family by the new birth, THEN he can learn
to grow in this family. II Peter 3:18.

I. Learn who you are as a Grace Believer.

A. Saint (one set apart). Phil 1:1, Col 1:2.

B. Child of God (born-one by means of the new birth. Christ in you). Romans 8:16

C. Sons of God (mature and privileged ones by means of Holy-Spirit baptism. You in Christ). Gal 3:27-28.

D. Believer (a believing one). Acts 5:14.

E. Saved ones. Acts 2:47, I Cor 1:18.

II. Learn your Resources as a Grace Disciple.

A. Eternal Life (Christ in you). I Cor 6:17, I John 5:11-12

B. Resurrection Life (You in Christ). Col 3:1

C. Combining Eternal Life and Resurrection Life resulting in Practice. Col 1:27

III. Learn your Directives as a Grace Disciple.

A. Christ’s directives for the believer’s daily life. II Peter 1:3

1. Grow in grace. II Peter 3:18

2. Love one another. John 13:34-35.

B. Christ’s Directives to believers about lost mankind.

1. God’s salvation provision is sufficient for all men. John 3:16.

2. God desires all men to be saved. I TIm 2;2.

3. God has determined to take out of the nations a people for His Name. Acts 15:14

4. Grace disciples need to know the simple salvation message. Rom 1:16, I Cor 15, 3-4.

5. Grace disciples need to be ready to ready always… I Peter 3:15.