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Following Jesus

Following Jesus

by Douglas Connelly


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In this study Douglas Connelly looks at various metaphors for how we grow more spiritually mature in Christ, including running a race, carrying a cross, constructing a building, fighting a battle and more.
This eight-session LifeGuide® Bible Study features questions for starting group discussions and for meeting God in personal reflection, as well as a "Now or Later" section following each session to help you act on what you learn.
For over three decades LifeGuide Bible Studies have provided solid biblical content and raised thought-provoking questions—making for a one-of-a-kind Bible study experience for individuals and groups. This series has more than 130 titles on Old and New Testament books, character studies, and topical studies.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780830831357
Publisher: InterVarsity Press
Publication date: 06/09/2009
Series: LifeGuide Bible Studies
Pages: 64
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Douglas Connelly (MDiv and MTh, Grace Theological Seminary) is senior pastor at Davison Missionary Church near Flint, Michigan, after serving twelve years as senior pastor at Parkside Community Church in Sterling Heights, Michigan. A writer and speaker, he has written seventeen LifeGuide Bible Studies as well as several books, including The Bible for Blockheads and Angels Around Us. He and his wife Karen have three adult children and six grandchildren.

Table of Contents

Getting the Most Out of Following Jesus

1 Carrying a Cross

2 Growing into Maturity

3 Keeping in Step with the Spirit

4 Running the Race

5 Constructing a Building

6 Fighting the Battle

7 Becoming a Servant

8 Entering a Kingdom

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