Women’s Discipleship Concepts is a ministry located in Knoxville, Tennessee. It serves women by teaching them what it means to grow in fellowship with Jesus Christ. When one comes into relationship with Jesus, everything changes, and women need help learning to navigate this new way of life. The Bible calls believers to mature in Him … Continue reading

Loving God with your Mind

Do you ever have those days or weeks where there is so much in your head that is not cohesive that you have a hard time forming a sentence? Yeah, me too. Like right now, me too.  I have really slimmed the things down in my life, but sometimes life has extras that you have … Continue reading

the number one rule of disciple-making

Do not try to lead in what you do not practice. If you want people to grow in relationship with the Lord and be changed. You must be in relationship with the Lord and be changed. Abide in Him for apart from Him you can do nothing.

Those who endure…The true test of you

Endurance…not a popular topic these days.  We want a quick fix…an easy answer…a breathtaking miracle.  Microwave meals, google answers, fad diets, instant transformations…that’s what we see and expect.  When it doesn’t happen this way, we get exasperated and want to give up. Endurance (noun) is the ability or strength to continue or last, especially despite fatigue, … Continue reading

Dealing with sin in our lives…

Here is a blog from my personal blog that should be helpful in our worldview of dealing with the sin in our lives.  It is serious and hard and so easy to want to ignore…but like a cancer, it spreads and eats us alive to kill us.  

Learning to Study the Bible…

Can you remember the last time you learned to do some new skill?  I hate feeling inept and clumsy–especially in front of others.  No person is too old to learn new skills–it may get harder with time, but it is totally possible.  I remember when I first learned to snow ski.  Muscles that I never … Continue reading

Interpretation…what is going on?

      Most people interpret scripture poorly.  Thus, they can make the Bible fit whatever they are seeking to okay in their life.  If you take one verse alone and isolated, it is a dangerous weapon to use for your own war (pick your soap box and go for it).  However, the Bible was … Continue reading

So, how do I begin studying my Bible?

When we begin reading a book, we usually read the back cover and research about the author.  We get a recommendation that the book is worth our time.  We see the reason for the book–entertainment, information (non-fiction), transformation(diet/exercise), biography, history, science, etc.  We then read a book in light of that reason.  We do not … Continue reading

So, why do I study my Bible?

A lot of people are intimidated by studying the Bible.  In our days of instant information on google and watching a movie instead of reading a book, it feels too hard.  Also, there are a plethora of Christian books and devotionals that have already boiled it down for us, right?  So, really, why is it … Continue reading