Life is a relay race, and we must prepare the next generation to run the race that is set before them. Discipleship is such an important part of the great commission. Someone took the time to invest their life in us, and each of us should be investing our lives in the next generation.
Each of us should be preparing the next generation to run the race that is set before them. Unfortunately, many times instead of passing the baton to the next generation, we hold on to the baton for far too long, or we toss the baton aside and choose to live our lives for ourselves.