The JOy of Following JESUS Author:J. Oswald Sanders The terms Christian and disciple should be synonymous. But they're not. Today, one may be regarded as a Christian even if he or she demonstrates few, if any, signs of discipleship. — The message Jesus proclaimed was a call to faith with obedience. He doesn't want us to simply believe his teachings - He wants us to live them. If you are a Chri... more »stian who wants to be a true disciple, THe JOY OF FOLLOWING JESUS is for you.
Beloved author, J. Oswald Sanders, outlines the standards and underlying principles of descipleship. Each fast-moving chapter is packed with Scripture references establishing the essential elements of a desciple's life-style. Mr. Sanders spotlights twenty of those elements, including the disciple's partnership witht the HOLY SPIRIT, commitment to prayer and spiritual health, relationship to others and disciple's relationship to Christ.
J. Oswald Sanders says, "It si one thing to master the biblical principles of descipleship, but quite another to transfer those principles into show leather." His insights and encouragement will challenge you to do just that.« less