Book on Biblical Discipleship

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mab | Forum Activity | Posted: Sat, Sep 3 2016 9:34 PM

I'm teaching on discipleship this Fall and was wondering what book or books are best on the subject of Biblical discipleship.

Thanks in advance for your recommendations.

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Mark Barnes | Forum Activity | Replied: Sat, Sep 3 2016 10:40 PM

The classic is of course Bonhoeffer's The Cost of Discipleship, though Bonhoeffer takes a bit of getting used to, and you'd need to be discerning in how you read it (his context is very different from ours). Other possibilities that I think you would find useful in teaching are:

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mab | Forum Activity | Replied: Sun, Sep 4 2016 10:22 AM

Excellent! Thanks Mark. Geeked

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Lonnie Spencer | Forum Activity | Replied: Sun, Sep 4 2016 3:30 PM

G. Campbell Morgan "Discipleship"

https://www.logos.com/product/15085/discipleship

N.T. Wright "Following Jesus: Biblical Reflection on Christian Discipleship"

https://www.logos.com/product/15807/following-jesus-biblical-reflection-on-christian-discipleship

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mab | Forum Activity | Replied: Sun, Sep 4 2016 4:35 PM

Mark Prim:

I was looking for this Hull book: The Complete Book of Discipleship but I might have to settle for Kindle.

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David Thomas | Forum Activity | Replied: Sun, Sep 4 2016 4:46 PM

Mark Prim:

In addition to Hull, I like https://www.logos.com/product/392/the-training-of-the-twelve and for a practical format in mentoring a disciple I like https://www.logos.com/product/35582/discipleship-essentials-a-guide-to-building-your-life-in-Christ which is also presented in a Mobile Ed course - https://www.logos.com/product/45311/mobile-ed-ed101-introducing-discipleship   

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Michael Childs | Forum Activity | Replied: Sun, Sep 4 2016 5:31 PM

Bonhoeffer's Works - vol 4  Discipleship

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