When I speak about “length and width” in discipleship, I am speaking of how long are we going with someone, and how wide an audience are we disciplining?
We all have limitations. We can only be stretched so far. Think of it like a rubber band: You could stretch it really wide or you could stretch it so that it is really long. Or you can shape it so that it stretches (though not as far) in both directions. When we think about the length and width of our own discipleship we need to take an inventory: