3. The word ‘disciple’ means what?
It simply means someone who seeks to follow Jesus, and learn from Him what is right and good.
Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly in heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls. Matthew 11:28,29
And the disciples were called Christians first in Antioch. Acts 11:26
And the word of God increased; and the number of the disciples multiplied in Jerusalem greatly; and a great company of the priests were obedient to the faith. Acts 6:7
The disciple is not above his master, nor the servant above his lord. Matthew 10:24