Who is a repentant sinner?
- One who has turned away from the Lord.
- One who realizes the corrupt nature of his/her life.
- Worship other gods, doesn't glorify God.
- Christ came to die for such a person.
Who is a disciple?
Is a learner, apprentice, student, follower, witness and reproducer. A disciple of Jesus is a lifelong apprenticeship and one is required to be committed and obedient (1 Timothy 1:12-17). A disciple is considered faithful and has been appointed into the service of the Lord. One who has been shown mercy and exhibits the unlimited patience of God.
Why is a Repentant sinner not a disciple?
The Lord tell us to continue in the Word of the Lord, initiate Christ in every aspect of our lives and love other disciples.
Conclusion: where do you stand?
- The repentant sinner has a saviour only in Christ.
- The Lord is interested and focused on every life He intends to disciple.
- Are you a convert or an unbeliever?