The scripture references below go with today’s post of A Nonchurchgoer’s Guide to Jesus and His Kingdom.
2 John 1:9 (There is teaching about Christ.)
Ephesians 4:20-24 (We learn this way. We are taught it.)
John 8:30-32 (A disciple is one who is taught.)
John 3:19-21 (The truth must be practiced. It is not enough to merely know about it.)
2 Timothy 3:14-15 (Do you know from whom you have learned the things about Christ that you have learned?)
2 Timothy 3:7 (Don’t be like those who are learning but never come to the knowledge of the truth. They don’t come to the knowledge of the truth because they don’t practice what they learn. See John 3:19-21 above. See also John 13:17.)
Luke 6:40 (After you are fully trained as a disciple, Jesus is the one you’ll resemble. How much of a resemblance do you currently see?)
If you are familiar with the Bible, or if you want to hear more from it, you may want to read one of my other blogs: A Bible Reader’s Guide to Jesus and His Kingdom.
Any quotations of Scripture are taken from the NASB, unless otherwise noted.