My friend Eric Geiger interviewed me on his blog on the topic of discipleship recently. Below is an excerpt:
Discipleship is meeting someone where they are, and taking them where Jesus wants them to go.
This definition has served for me as a fundamental axiom in discipleship, in leadership development, and in organizational leadership. The two essential components that are at the core of my philosophy are the understanding of the individual, and the biblical vision for a life lived under the lordship of Christ. Discipleship is simultaneously intensely personal and thoroughly biblical.
You can read the rest of it here.