Being a Christian is much more than just ‘being saved’. It is an ever-deepening and rich experience of God – an ongoing, interactive and lively spiritual journey of obedience to His voice that produces dynamic inner-transformation into the likeness of Jesus. As faithful Covenant-keepers, disciples of Jesus are teachable and submissive of heart, sacrificial, willing and quick to apply the truth of the Bible. As they learn to walk in the power of the Holy Spirit, they forsake the pull of the world and the sinful and destructive habits of the flesh and delight themselves wholly in the Lord, His righteousness and His Kingdom. Living in a disciplined, close communion with Jesus in worship, study, prayer and fellowship, they learn to know and love Him, and others. Disciples obey the Lord's commandments and become effective witnesses because transformation is real - it is seen and cannot be hidden.
And Jesus came and spoke to them, saying, "All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth. Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age." Matthew 28:18-20 NKJV
Making Disciples International (UK), led by Mintie Nel and Jan Whitmore, is a ministry of discipleship and encouragement. Trained as pastors of Christian mission workers, and with 30+ years of international ministry experience, Mintie and Jan disciple, teach and train in association with Making Disciples International (USA) under the leadership of Pastors Reuven and Yanit Ross. Much of their ministry is now carried out from their home in the UK, teaching and training in discipleship groups, pastorally debriefing missionaries and providing a short-term place of retreat and replenishment.
They are authors of two books - both available on Amazon: