DM101 – Module 5.17 Worksheet: Tweaking the Middle for Disciple Making
Please group the 18 activities below with regard to being an effective place for evangelistic disciple making to happen (1=highest, 2=helpful, 3=unhelpful, 4=ineffective). Be ready to explain your reasons with regard to your ranking, the return on investment and how that activity might be tweaked to be more effective.
A. A district workshop on making disciples.
B. Laity session of Annual Conference.
C. An Administrative Council meeting.
D. Tutor a student at the high school.
E. Sack groceries at the church food pantry.
F. Carry food pantry sacks to people’s cars.
G. Help your neighbor bring in their groceries.
H. Volunteer at the local hospital.
I. Attend the high school football game.
J. Attend a Sunday School game night.
K. Organize a holiday meal for the poor.
K. Invite a group to use the church (AA? Scouts? TOPS?)
L. Concert at church wth a Christian group.
M. Start a bible study for smokers.
N. Start a new contemporary worship service.
O. Organize a church softball team.
P. Open a church daycare program.
Q. Have classes on toilet training toddlers.
*Reflection Question 1.1.5:
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