The moment we get it, when the lightbulb goes off and we say, “Oh, God loves me! I’m not perfect, but God’s love and grace is for me” is just the beginning of a lifelong journey. The journey is one of learning how to love God back, how to love others and not hurt them, and how to love ourselves. The lifelong journey of becoming the person God created us to be and learning how to truly and fully love is what is called discipleship. Methodists for hundreds of years have focused on four types of discipleship actions: justice, compassion, devotion, and worship. But what do those words mean? SEE COMPLETE STORY IN THE TIMES OR READ ONLINE WITH PAID SUBSCRIPTION.