Tag Archives: discipline/responsibilities

BILL’S BLOG ENTRY #40

From “Discipleship and Discipline” by William H. Hicks, copyright March, 2005: “In the same manner as James reasoned in James 2: 10, “For whoever keeps the whole law and yet stumbles in one point, he has become guilty of all…”, … Continue reading

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BILL’S BLOG ENTRY #36

From “Discipleship and Discipline” by William H. Hicks, copyright March, 2005: “The fifth responsibility of a disciple of Christ is to bear fruit.  Jesus said, in John 15: 8, “By this is My Father glorified, that you bear much fruit, … Continue reading

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BILL’S BLOG ENTRY #35

From “Discipleship and Discipline” by William H. Hicks, copyright March, 2005: “The Life of a Disciple The fourth responsibility of a disciple of Christ is to be a teacher of God’s Word.   Teaching may be considered to be the core … Continue reading

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BILL’S BLOG ENTRY #33

From “Discipleship and Discipline” by William H. Hicks, copyright March, 2005: “In I Timothy 4: 16, Paul gives another reason why disciples should be diligent students of God’s word: “Pay close attention to yourself and to your teaching; persevere in … Continue reading

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BILL’S BLOG ENTRY #32

From “Discipleship and Discipline” by William H. Hicks, copyright March, 2005: “The third responsibility of a disciple is to be a diligent student of God’s Word.  Why here the emphasis on being a diligent student of God’s Word?  II Timothy … Continue reading

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BILL’S BLOG ENTRY #31

From “Discipleship and Discipline” by William H. Hicks, copyright March, 2005: “The second responsibility of Christ’s disciples is to be a student of God’s Word.  In II Timothy 1: 13, Paul encourages Timothy as follows:  “Retain the standard of sound … Continue reading

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BILL’S BLOG ENTRY #30

From “Discipleship and Discipline” by William H. Hicks, copyright March, 2005: “Disciplers and disciples should be forewarned that Satan will invade your prayer time, your time of intimacy with God.  Scripture clearly reveals that Satan attacked Jesus at the beginning … Continue reading

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BILL’S BLOG ENTRY #29

From “Discipleship and Discipline” by William H. Hicks, copyright March, 2005: “Paul emphasizes the importance of intercessory prayer to the discipling process in Ephesians 6.  In verse 18 – 19, he writes, “With all prayer and petition, pray at all … Continue reading

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BILL’S BLOG ENTRY #28

From “Discipleship and Discipline”, by William H. Hicks, copyright March, 2005: “The Responsibilities of Disciples In Matthew 5: 16, Our Lord says, “Let your light shine before men in such a way that they may see your good works, and … Continue reading

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BILL’S BLOG ENTRY #27

From “Discipleship and Discipline” by William H. Hicks, copyright March 2005: “Acceptance of responsibility usually involves some form or amount of sacrifice.  Sacrifice is invariably painful. In Philippians 2: 5 – 8, Paul describes the attitude towards acceptance of responsibility … Continue reading

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