Don is a disciple of Jesus, a husband to April for more than 30 years, a dad to Jason, Julie and Jessica and Founder/President of In Discipleship God has moved Don’s heart to call young and old to a daily revival with Jesus and to mobilize churches and schools to partner in equipping parents to disciple their children to Christ and to mobilize them for mission now!

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Discover Jesus in His Word and in Prayer
Discover Jesus in His Word and in Prayer
Don MacLafferty · Feb 2 6 minute read

Every day, look for a fresh picture of Jesus in the written Word of God. Pray and apply what you’ve discover to the way you live and how you worship Him. Take the promises of God and personalize them and pray over them, applying them to your daily needs. God’s Word isn’t just meant to be read through; it’s also meant to...

Honor Jesus as Lord
Honor Jesus as Lord
Don MacLafferty · Dec 15 11 minute read

You are in the driver’s seat of your life. You decide where you want to go, how you want to get there, and how fast you get there. But then you decide that you want Jesus to be Lord of your life. If Jesus is the Lord of your life, where should He be sitting in this car? Do you know the best place for us to be as Christians when Jesus is Lord of our lives? We should be in the...

Personal Spiritual Retreat—24 Hours with God
Personal Spiritual Retreat—24 Hours with God
Don MacLafferty · Sep 14 5 minute read

Why would you want to go on a personal retreat with God? To experience more of God. To review how God has provided for you in the past. To receive God’s perspective on your life’s roles. To discover more of God’s agenda for your life. Henry Blackaby, in Spiritual Leadership, states that we often make plans and then ask God to bless our plans. Seek God’s agenda first, and then...

Come to Jesus as You Are
Come to Jesus as You Are
Don MacLafferty · Jul 20 9 minute read

Jesus invites you to come to Him at the altar each day, as you are. When you are sick and wonder why He does not intervene, when you are exhausted and don’t feel like caring about anything or anybody, when you have...

Rain on Fire Series: Be Ready for Jesus’ Soon Return
Rain on Fire Series: Be Ready for Jesus’ Soon Return
Don MacLafferty · Jan 4 3 minute read

Invite everyone to stand up and form a circle. Ask everyone to spread out their arms full length to measure how much space you should have between each family member. Walk behind each family member and...

Rain on Fire Series: BE a Witness!
Rain on Fire Series: BE a Witness!
Don MacLafferty · Nov 25 4 minute read

Invite everyone in the family to step outside and stand an arm’s length away from each other. Give everyone 60 seconds to observe (without talking) everything they can...

Rain on Fire Series: Wait to Open the Gift!
Rain on Fire Series: Wait to Open the Gift!
Don MacLafferty · Oct 21 3 minute read

Invite everyone in the family to act out a time in their life that required them to wait. Ask the family to guess each one’s situation. Ask: Is it easy or difficult to wait? When is it worthwhile...

Rain on Fire Series: Jesus is ALIVE, So Live Like it!
Rain on Fire Series: Jesus is ALIVE, So Live Like it!
Don MacLafferty · Sep 9 3 minute read

Invite everyone in the family to think of something in nature that they are very thankful is ALIVE. Without speaking, draw this one item from nature while your family guesses it. Let everyone have a turn. Ask: What difference does it make to you that what you thought of from nature is...

Rain on Fire Series: Be Directed by the Holy Spirit
Rain on Fire Series: Be Directed by the Holy Spirit
Don MacLafferty · Aug 5 2 minute read

Do you long to live, love, and lead your family by the power of the Holy Spirit? Do you hunger for your home to be a Holy Spirit led disciple-making center in your neighborhood? Come and join me in discovering how the Holy Spirit worked with imperfect believers in the book of Acts who dared to...

Let Elisha Go
Let Elisha Go
Don MacLafferty · May 19 8 minute read

Marcus is an Elisha in my life. I flew into his country and met him for the first time. He had a hunger to know God personally, to call his community of faith to revival, and to disciple the new generations. Impressed by God that Marcus was an Elisha God was calling me to invest my life in, I asked...

Bible Promise: John 14:27
Bible Promise: John 14:27
Don MacLafferty · Apr 20 1 minute read

We're excited to launch our Bible Promise Series today! "Peace I leave you, My peace I give you; not as the world gives, do I give to you. Do not let your...

The Prince of Peace Faced the Storm
The Prince of Peace Faced the Storm
Don MacLafferty · Mar 17 6 minute read

I asked God what to do. He said it was not a normal storm, but that it was a demonic storm. He told me to preach louder. The storm grew louder. I was soon impelled to yell the message at the top of my lungs, but the storm now raged like a screaming, mythical monster. People a meter away could not hear a single thing.