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Publication Date: 2006
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Becoming A Contagious Christian, Participant's GuideMark Mittelberg, Lee Strobel, Bill HybelsZondervan / 2006 / Trade Paperback$7.99 Retail:5 Stars Out Of 5 12 Reviews
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Becoming a Contagious Christian: Communicating Your Faith in a Style That Fits YouZondervan / 2006 / Compact disc$15.99 Retail:5 Stars Out Of 5 2 Reviews
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Helping Christians Communicate Their Faith in a Style that Fits Them Imagine everyone in your church . . . Confidently discussing matters of faith with friends Talking about Jesus in a style that's personal and natural Living each day with a vision and passion to reach others It can happen! Over one million people have experienced the groundbreaking evangelism training course, Becoming a Contagious Christiana proven resource designed to equip believers for relational evangelism. Now revised and updated to train entire churches, it avoids stereotyped approaches that feel intimidating to many Christiansand to their friends! Instead, it shows ordinary believers how they can share the gospel in natural and effective ways while being the person God made them to be. Participants learn how to: Build spiritually significant relationships Direct conversations toward matters of faith Explain biblical truth in everyday language Tell their own story of coming to faith Use easy-to-remember gospel illustrations Pray with someone to receive Christ, and more! Exciting features of the revised edition include: All-new DVD vignettes, including dramas, testimonies, person-on-the-street segments, and a vision-casting segment for leaders Two teaching options: teach the course yourself (ideal for large group seminars); or use the teaching DVDs and let Mark Mittelberg and Lee Strobel teach it for you (a great option for small groups and Sunday school classes) New CD-ROM that includes PowerPoint presentations and resources for a Contagious Campaign. Includes an Implementation Guide that details how to run a four- to six-week church-wide eventcomplete with promotional materials, sermon transcripts, and course materials for use in small groups or Sunday school classes. Becoming a Contagious Christian works with any size gathering, from small groups of two to fourteen, to Sunday school classes and other large groups of fifteen to 1,500 or more. It can be presented successfully in any of the following formats: Six sessions of 50 minutes each in small groups or Sunday school classes Three sessions of two-and-a-half hours each One- or two-day seminars or retreats Or adapt it to fit the needs of your church! Kit includes: Leader's Guide Participant's Guide Two 180-minute DVDs featuring dramas, interview segments and complete course teaching by Mark Mittelberg and Lee Strobel CD-ROM with PowerPoint presentations, sermon transcripts, and reproducible promotional materials Becoming a Contagious Christian book by Bill Hybels and Mark Mittelberg
Mark Mittelberg (MA, Trinity Evangelical Theological School) is an author, speaker, and evangelism strategist. He is coauthor with Bill Hybels of Becoming a Contagious Christian and coauthor with Bill Hybels and Lee Strobel of the Becoming a Contagious Christian curriculum. He previously served as evangelism leader for the Willow Creek Association.
Lee Strobel was the award-winning legal editor of The Chicago Tribune and is the best-selling author of The Case for Faith, The Case for Christ, and The Case for a Creator, all of which have been made into documentaries by Lionsgate. With a journalism degree from the University of Missouri and a Master of Studies in Law degree from Yale, Lee wrote 3 Gold Medallion winners and the 2005 Book of the Year with Gary Poole. He and his wife live in Colorado. Visit Lee's website at: www.leestrobel.com.
Bill Hybels is the founding and senior pastor of Willow Creek Community Church in South Barrington, Ill., and chairman of the board for the Willow Creek Association. The bestselling author of more than twenty books, including Leadership Axioms, Holy Discontent, Just Walk Across the Room, The Volunteer Revolution, and Courageous Leadership, and classics such as Too Busy Not to Pray and Becoming a Contagious Christian, Hybels is known worldwide as an expert in training Christian leaders to transform individuals and their communities through the local church. He and his wife, Lynne, have two adult children and two grandsons, Henry and Mac.
Lynda Byrd LoganMarylandAge: 55-65Gender: female5 Stars Out Of 5Sharing Your Faith Made EasyNovember 7, 2014Lynda Byrd LoganMarylandAge: 55-65Gender: femaleThis study has become one of the main stays of our Christian Education Institute. if making disciples who can share their faith easily and coherently is your goal, this is the study for you and your church.
TomWAtlanta, GAAge: 55-65Gender: male5 Stars Out Of 5Great course for my small groupApril 10, 2012TomWAtlanta, GAAge: 55-65Gender: maleQuality: 5Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5The men in my small group have a wide variety of experience and levels of spiritual maturity. Each got a lot out of this course. The teaching was easy to follow and made it easy to see how it can be personally applied.
THGEACOLORADOAge: 25-34Gender: male5 Stars Out Of 5AWESOME STUFFApril 1, 2011THGEACOLORADOAge: 25-34Gender: maleQuality: 4Value: 5Meets Expectations: 5THIS GOES ALONG SO WELL WITH "HOW TO BECOME A CONTAGIOUS CHURCH"! THIS IS A GREAT TOOL TO TRAIN YOUR CHURCH TO FULFILL THE GREAT COMMISSION.
Richard Spangle5 Stars Out Of 5Great features and easy to understandJanuary 25, 2011Richard SpangleQuality: 5Value: 4Meets Expectations: 5Easy to understand and follow. Is a great tool for my small group.
Kevin Krist5 Stars Out Of 5August 25, 2008Kevin KristGreat stuff. We are beginnning a new Sunday School class for young adults. This motivates them to better understand their story and how to naturaly tell it.
Q: Difference in participants guide and softcover book? Becoming a Contagious Christian offers a participants guide and a soft cover book what is the difference? if doing this for a small group study which one do I order mulitiples of guide or book?
The softcover book presents the foundational principles and structure for Becoming a Contagious Christian. It is recommended, but not necessary to complete the course. The Participant's Guide provides an outline and study worksheets to accompany the DVD course. Each course participant should have one.
Q: on the "becoming a contagious christian" DVD curriculumn, how many minutes long are the dvd sessions on the 6 week study I know your description said they are 50 minute sessions, but is that including both the DVD instruction and the question answer small group discussion....or is that just the dvd viewing time ? Thanks Mark
The 50 minutes includes discussion time. It is recommended to reserve up to 60 minutes, so that you do not have to move at such a brisk time.
The DVD time for each lesson will vary from 30-40 minutes.
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