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5 CHURCHES THAT WILL NEVER MAKE MATURE DISCIPLES

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5 CHURCHES THAT WILL NEVER MAKE MATURE DISCIPLES

By Rick Howerton

 Every church I’ve ever worked in or consulted has as her goal to make mature disciples that makes mature disciples. After all, this is what Jesus declared the church was to do. (Matt. 28:19) But, while all churches talk about this as being her primary responsibility, few churches actually do it. Okay, okay… I realize this is a strong statement. But, in my experience, few are truly making mature disciples and even if they do, very, very few are making mature disciples with the expectation of those who have been discipled discipling others.

There are five church types that, while they believe they’re making disciples, really aren’t.

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