The Disciple-making Podcast

Helping Christians become disciple-makers

Join us as we begin changing the culture of our churches so that Jesus’ command to make disciples who make disciples begins to reshape all that we do!

RECENT EPISODES

  • In today's episode I chat to Gerhard, founder of Bathesda House in Muizenberg. Gerhard shares his journey into what being filled and empowered by the Spirit looked like for him. Join us for an incredibly helpful and practical discussion with a man who has really walked the walk and doesn't just talk the talk!...

  • This weeks episode begins the process of filling in the sketches laid in the Disciple-making Pathway. This week I discuss the role that the Holy Spirit had in Jesus' life and what that means for us!...

  • This week we look at the 3rd stage on the disciple-making pathway – Equipping the believer. And no. It’s not just about doing courses! How do we as disciple-makers equip our disciples to use their Time, Talents & Treasure to further the Kingdom agenda? Join......

  • This week I chat to John Abrahamse about his two key observations in early disciple-making - the critical importance of establishing identity and reframing worldviews! Join us as we explore the importance of these two foundations in the life of a disciple....

  • In today's episode I share with you my top 9 tips for disciple-making in the building phase... Join me as I share my learnings, experiments and failures - I can't guarentee that they'll blow you away, but I hope you will find them helpful! ...

  • In this episode, we overview the second stage on the disciple-making pathway - the building up of the believer. Building the believer is primarily about the transfer of Kingdom Character & Priorities. We take some time to overview and suggest some of the primary characteristics and priorities that Jesus lived out and how they can and should be the values that we aspire to impart as we disciple others!...

  • In this week's episode I talk to Jonny Dose about his radical encounter with Jesus and how that birthed in him a deep desire for others to discover the same peace that he did. We talk about starting conversations with not-yet believers, punching fear right in the face, and learning to listen to the voice of the Holy Spirit!...

  • In this week's episode I talk to Gino Nel about his journey in seeking to win new disciples. Gino is an old Seminary friend and colleague with an amazing gift for leading people to the Lord. Listen as he tells us some of his stories, including people stuck in traffic, wrong numbers and conversations at Grahamstown's local watering holes!...

  • In this week's episode I talk to Grant Porthen about his journey in seeking to win new disciples. Grant is part of an "Eden Team" (or missional family) planted through Jubilee Church in Salt River. We chat about his experiences in Salt River, as he and his team seek to reach their community with the Gospel!...

  • In this episode we take a cursory glance at how Jesus began disciple-making relationships and then examine a couple of contemporary methodologies that give us tools for engaging non-Christians in a meaningful journey towards Jesus...

  • When we do disciple-making with people, each person has a different starting point. In this episode, Brad talks through a framework from unbelief to maturity, and the key steps all disciples need to take to move along that journey. Knowing how to help disciple people effectively makes us better disciple-makers; and that's the goal after all isn't it! ...

  • All of us live in a world where we come into contact with people don't yet know Jesus... But how do we begin to be intentional about doing disciple-making in the areas of our lives where God gives us grace to have influence with people? In this episode, Brad discusses this with Shane Duffield and encourages you to begin a disciple-making relationship wherever God has given you influence!...

  • If our goal is disciple-making, how do we know when we reach it? What does a mature disciple of Jesus look like? Have you ever thought about defining that? This is the second part of our exploration into what a mature disciple really looks like. We explore why understanding this end point is so important, and what it might look like when we do. In this episode, we focus on the character that should characterize the life of a mature disciple....

  • If our goal is disciple-making, how do we know when we reach it? What does a mature disciple of Jesus look like? Have you ever thought about defining that? In this and the following episode, we explore why understanding this end point is so important, and what it might look like when we do. In this episode, we focus on the activities that should characterize the life of a mature disciple....

  • In this episode Brad explores the reason we, as Christians, live and exist from day to day. He presents the Great Commission of Matthew 28 as the best framework from which to answer that question and challenges us to think about how we are living out the Great Commission in our daily lives...