Tools for Making Mature Followers of Jesus
The books, study guides, web sites, seminars and other resources in this database have been carefully screened by the Equipping Staff at Faith Church. Do a "search" for materials that will help you move from where you are now, to where you want to be in the process of becoming a mature follower of Jesus.
Resources are grouped according to the FIVE TRAITS of maturity (described in John 15:1-17) and/or three levels of maturity: BEGINNER, INTERMEDIATE, and ADVANCED.
Tips for Connection Group Leaders
- Have members of your group share from their Spiritual Growth Assessment & Spiritual Growth Plan. Use this information to identify one of the FIVE TRAITS to study as a group.
- Select one of the FIVE TRAITS in the search box below. Review the options. Make a selection.
- You may also want to limit your search to BEGINNER, INTERMEDIATE, or ADVANCED.
- Feel free to use other resources for your group if they are suited to the particular needs and objectives you have for the group, but plan on using resources from this recommended list at least 50% of the time.
Tips for Ministry Coaches
- Have your leaders share from their Spiritual Growth Assessment & Spiritual Growth Plan. Use this information to identify one of the FIVE TRAITS to study in your Leadership Training Group.
- All the resources in the database are rated as BEGINNER, INTERMEDIATE, or ADVANCED. Search the ADVANCED level for resources that will particularly relevant for training leaders in ministry.