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Discipleship and the city

Discipleship and the city

selected papers from the 2006 annual conference of the Villanova University Theological Institute

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Published by Villanova University Press in Villanova, PA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian life.,
  • Christian life -- Catholic authors.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDiscipleship & the city
    StatementDarlene Fozard Weaver, editor.
    ContributionsWeaver, Darlene Fozard., Villanova University. Theology Institute.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[vi], 74 p. ;
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20914682M
    ISBN 100980027306
    ISBN 109780980027303

    Discipleship is often done one-on-one because it allows the two to go much deeper than in a group. Smaller groups of three to four folks can work also. Jesus had his twelve, his inner circle of three on whom he focused, and his special one, John (who, interestingly, was the only one left standing at the cross when Jesus died).   Yet it is important enough to reemphasize. If the disciple does not have a teachable spirit, little can be accomplished and time will be wasted. In the appendix of this discipleship material(Book A) there is a writing on being teachable. Perhaps it would be helpful to read this several times. Availability and Desire for Ministry.

    Looking for more? We've got it. Tons of links and access to websites, video, audio, books, workshops and additional resources.   The following is a guest post by Pastor Robby Gallaty.. He is the author of Growing Up, a book about discipleship, and the senior pastor of Brainerd Baptist Church in Chattanooga, Tennessee. He is also a good brother in the Lord, a strong leader, and .

    Self-reported participation in discipleship activities (Sunday school, spiritual mentoring, group Bible study or Christian book study) is weak— as low as 20 percent—indicating that church leaders’ assessment of dis-cipleship effectiveness may be more accurate than their parishioners’. A disciple of Jesus studies daily and meditates on the word of God. They take God’s word seriously and use it as the standard in their life. God’s word strengthens, encourages, reprimands, admonishes, and comforts them. It is the source of their spiritual growth. Fifth Sign A disciple of Jesus lives a life of prayer.


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Bonhoeffer is the heavyweight guide to discipleship in Christ. It is from a Lutheran viewpoint, but that should not put of others of different denominations. Although the book is relatively expensive, the writings are of superb quality. Very deep and analysed at every angle, without ever being turgid, dense or unreadable/5().

Moving away from piety-driven discipleship, Russ points us toward a holistic, Christ-centered way of following Jesus.” Jonathan Dodson, Lead Pastor Austin City Life, Austin, TX. “Eric has a healthy obsession about strong discipleship, and it shows in a gracious way in this guidebook for muscular commitment/5(24).

The Cost of Discipleship is a book by the German theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer, considered a classic of Christian original German title is simply Nachfolge (literally: "following" or: "the act of following"). It is centered on an exposition of the Sermon on the Mount, in which Bonhoeffer spells out what he believes it means to follow : Dietrich Bonhoeffer.

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Our goal is to match you up with Discipleship and the city book books you want, whether new books or used books, so give us a call or stop by. Learn More. Q&A With Robby Gallaty. by Aaron Earls. Before Robby Gallaty began writing books on discipleship, before he pastored a church committed to discipling members—before any of that—he was a new convert sitting at a table in a Chinese restaurant learning what it means to be a follower of Jesus from a seminary student named David Platt.

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Discipleship Discipleship was not a new idea in the New Tes-tament times. It was a well-established concept in the Greek world in the centuries before Christ. The word disciple means “learner, student,” and the Greeks had disciples in the realm of philosophy. Plato, often.

Discipleship is simply a tool to help you get the most out of your study of God’s Word. With an open Bible, the Holy Spirit, and your discipleship course, you are in the classroom of the Holy Spirit. Be diligent and expect great things to happen. Maximizing Individual Study Time 1.

Set aside quiet and regular times for study. © The Discipleship Ministry 4 Purpose ‘Discipleship Principles’ is written to provide a Scriptural look at the fundamentals of disciple- ship that can be learned from the life of Christ. Procedure Main Section ~ The Lesson Read through each Lesson, paying careful attention to all Scripture References.

Instructions, indicated by bullets, include directions to. A Heart for the City provides an in-depth view of Chicago as a city where God has been used and is at work. The historical background is fascinating, and the thorough overview of contemporary ministries is inspiring.

This book should be the model and impetus for similar study of other major cities.-Dr. define discipleship, is an idea that has again come of age.

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appears in this latest edition of The Cost of Disciple­ ship. The book will show men by what fire this young German churchman was possessed. It will also show the cost at which discipleship, in all nations, is to be won. January Bp. spiritual growth. It is, very simply, a book about disci­ pleship–about following Christ humbly, obediently, and with an open heart.

And it is written by a man whose message cannot be understood in any other way. Johann Heinrich Arnold (–) grew up surrounded by people for whom such discipleship took shape in a dramatic way. The Cost of Discipleship Part 2.

His call, above all else for us as Christians, of what God’s will is all about, and of what we are to be doing in our personal lives and in our churches is Discipleship. Nothing else is more important, period.

We Are To Have the Attitude of Christ. To help everyone with the shift to “making disciples” instead of “making church members,” pastor, author and speaker David Young, Ph.D. wrote the book King Jesus and the Beauty of Obedience Based Discipleship. Discipleship. Discipleship is modeling and teaching Christians the precepts of the Bible—mainly prayer, doctrine, Christian living, and worship.

Yes, we are still to evangelize, but that is not our main mission and call. When we evangelize, we must realize that it is the role of the Holy Spirit to bring people into an intimate relationship.

I want you to open your Bible to 1 Corinthians chapter 4. For those that are visiting with us, we are kind of looking at some of the key chapters of 1 Corinthians. And I really hadn’t intended to loo. My Five Favorite Books on Discipleship and Spiritual Growth By Derek DeMars on J • (3) There is seemingly no limit to the amount of literature on discipleship and spiritual growth out there.

But not all of it is created equal. Some books are overly theoretical, making discipleship more complicated than Jesus ever intended.An agency of The United Methodist Church, Discipleship Ministries helps local church, district, and conference leaders fulfill the shared dream of making world-changing disciples.

The agency connects leaders with needed resourcing, training, consulting, and networking that support spiritual.These books and letters became the New Testament of God's Word, and unlike those first disciples, we have all of Christ's instructions at our fingertips!

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