(Chapter taken from: The Greenhouse Project: Cultivating Students of Influence)
There is no such thing as three easy steps to a life worthy of imitation. However, Beyond the Status Quo: Defining Student Leadership suggests the use of Enlist, Equip, and Engage as the components for developing a life of influence. Intentional ministry focused on life-change is at the heart of this equation, not life management.
(Chapter taken from: Showing Others the Way: The Adventure Shared)
One of the challenges we have in our churches today is we are better at making church members than disciples. We seem to have mastered growth by addition. However, the Bible is clear about the necessity for multiplication of life on life (see 2 Timothy 2:2). Making a commitment to make disciples will change your church.