Discipleship Questions to Ask Yourself Each Day

Discipleship Questions to Ask Yourself Each Day

This is part of The False Promise of Discipleship blog series from The Bonhoeffer Project. Read the blog that came right before this one by clicking here. 1. God, how can You be this good, to adopt me when I’m still unsorted? Practice the discipline of receiving the new identity that comes from adoption. This […]

Our Discipleship Process

Our Discipleship Process

This is part of The False Promise of Discipleship blog series from The Bonhoeffer Project. Read the blog that came right before this one by clicking here. Discipleship groups will not thrive or reproduce if they’re based solely on reading Scripture and sharing in some sort of openness and accountability. As great as those things […]

How to Approach Corporate Church Services

How to Approach Corporate Church Services

This is part of The False Promise of Discipleship blog series from The Bonhoeffer Project. Read the blog that came right before this one by clicking here. Bill recently taught in our (Brandon’s) church community in Long Beach. At the end of the message, he turned to the congregation and asked the people, “Okay, so […]

Teaching Disciplines (aka Spiritual Practices)

Teaching Disciplines (aka Spiritual Practices)

This is part of The False Promise of Discipleship blog series from The Bonhoeffer Project. Read the blog that came right before this one by clicking here. Most people operating out of The Human Paradigm will ultimately avoid disciplines and spiritual practices (not to mention leave the church) because they resent them. Still, we’re not […]

Creating Disciple Making Leaders

Creating Disciple Making Leaders

  The Bonhoeffer Project is leading a track called “Creating Disciple Making Leaders,” which emphasizes the importance of understanding the gospel for making disciples. The vision of The Bonhoeffer Project is a worldwide revolution through local disciple making movements. Through small cohorts which meet for one year and tribe gatherings, we support aspiring and seasoned […]

Healing Balm in Gilead?

Healing Balm in Gilead?

This is part of The False Promise of Discipleship blog series from The Bonhoeffer Project. Read the blog that came right before this one by clicking here. The title of this eBook—The False Promise of Discipleship—points out the emptiness of much of the discipleship in our churches, but at the same time it’s also meant […]

Learning to Live into Love

Learning to Live into Love

This is part of The False Promise of Discipleship blog series from The Bonhoeffer Project. Read the blog that came right before this one by clicking here. To learn to live into the next question, and to develop a movement of discipleship based on this question—that is the work ever-present before the church. It is the reason […]

The Promise of True Discipleship: A New End Point

The Promise of True Discipleship: A New End Point

This is part of The False Promise of Discipleship blog series from The Bonhoeffer Project. Read the blog that came right before this one by clicking here. The Human Paradigm asks, “How am I doing?”  This is not a bad question, but if it’s your primary discipleship question, then you’re probably building discipleship on a […]

The Beginning of New Questions

The Beginning of New Questions

This is part of The False Promise of Discipleship blog series from The Bonhoeffer Project. Read the blog that came right before this one by clicking here. It takes practice to follow Jesus, and it takes practice and a whole lot of divine help and revelation to grow in grace. But once we accept that […]