Some churches advertise themselves with the sentence: "come as you are." How would you come any other way? God knows us "as we are" but does not expect us to stay there. God's expectation is that we will be in constant change as we grow to become more like Jesus Christ. Today we examine Paul's encouragement to discipleship.
Matthew Walker is pastor of College Park Baptist Church in Cary, NC. He is a graduate of Bob Jones University, Maranatha Baptist Seminary, and Piedmont International University. He is married to Becky and together they parent their two teenage children, Aaron and Melanie.