What is Discipleship?

In the YWAM community, the word discipleship is thrown around a lot. The introductory program is a DISCIPLESHIP Training School after all. But what does it mean to be discipled or to be a disciple? In Jesus’ day he had the 12 disciples. Peter, James, John, Andrew, Philip, Bartholomew, Matthew, Thomas, James, Thaddaeus, Simon and …

Welcoming Home Your YWAM Grad

A week and a half ago, our latest Discipleship Training School graduated. The teams were excellent working cross-culturally and their ministry was fruitful. They saw new cultures, ate new foods, ordered that food without speaking the local language, learned to navigate foreign transportation systems, and saw God use their efforts to draw people to Himself. …

Trusting the Process

Who am I? Who does God say I am?! And who does God say He is!? Growing up as the eldest of six, my family was everything. From a young age I taught myself to put the wellbeing of my family and my responsibilities before myself. Through that, I neglected my emotions and became numb …