First produced by Ginghamsburg United Methodist Church, this 12-session group is perfect for groups just beginning their faith walk or for anyone looking for a deeper foundation. Following Jesus
leads adults to rediscover Jesus, grow in the spirit and learn to live in faith and in service to the church, community and world.
The Leader Guide includes guidance in setting up and teaching the entire series with flexible teaching plans, a varity of teaching activities, discussion questions, additional commentary. Includes a fruits of the spirit inventory, membership interview form and other helpful tools.
Session topics for the study:
Part 1 - Rediscovering Jesus
Jesus the Messiah
Unique Characteristics of Jesus
Savior of the World
Part 2 - Growing in the Spirit
The Holy Spirit
Understanding Spiritual Fruit
Understanding Spiritual Gifts
Sharing the Spirit
Part 3 - Living in Faith and Service
Session Nine: Spiritual Disciplines: Keys to Gods Heart
Session Ten: The Church
Session Eleven: Understanding Gods Call
Session Twelve: Gods Place for You
Also available: Following Jesus: Steps to a Passionate Faith (participant book
Carolyn Slaughter leads membership and marriage preparation ministries at Ginghamsburg Church in Tipp City, Ohio. She is co-author of Transformation Journal: A Daily Walk in the Word (2008), and Transformation Journal: A One-Year Journey through the Bible (2007), both from Abingdon Press.