From Fearful to Faithful

This Is My Story | Week: 2

Resource Topics:

Please explore the following resources that our Resource Team curated. We think they will help you as you dive deeper into the topics discussed in our sermon series This Is My Story.

Recommended Books:

Growing Together: Taking Mentoring beyond Small Talk and Prayer Requests (The Gospel Coalition): Kruger, Melissa  

Mentoring can be daunting, regardless of whether you’re the mentor or the mentee, especially if you’re new to the process. Kruger’s easy-to-read book, Growing Together, offers a great starting point for a mentoring relationship and has nine chapters to read and discuss in your time together. The topics are Bible-based, Biblically sound, and practical, making this a fantastic starting point for your mentorship or even to introduce you to the concept of mentoring simply.

Spiritual Mothering: The Titus 2 Model for Women Mentoring Women by Susan Hunt.

A woman does not need to be a physical mother to be a spiritual mother to a younger woman. She simply needs to be further along the path of maturity. Approaching the subject from both the younger woman’s and the older woman’s perspective, Spiritual Mothering breaks down and demystifies the process, showing through Scripture and modern examples how women can have Titus 2 relationships. This book encourages, enables, and equips women to have purposeful relationships that result in strong, Bible-based women whose ripple effect can change their families, churches, and communities. 

Family Discipleship Leading Your Home Through Time, Moments, & Milestones: Matt Chandler & Adam Griffin

"Family Discipleship" is a book that helps parents equip their children to follow Jesus for life. The book emphasizes the importance of intentional discipleship within the family. It provides practical tools and strategies for parents to actively guide their children's spiritual development, including family worship, prayer, Bible reading, and discipleship. The book also addresses the church's role in supporting families in their efforts. It's a valuable resource for parents raising their children in today's world.

Recommended Articles:

How to Be a Spiritual Father: Three Qualities for Men to Imitate | Desiring God 

Looking to deepen your relationship with your children and understand the importance of being a spiritual father? This article has got you covered! The author argues that being a spiritual father is just as crucial as being a biological father, providing practical guidance on becoming one. From being an affectionate disciplinarian to modeling teachings from the Bible in everyday life, this article emphasizes the significance of humility and sincerity in fatherhood. 

How to Share Your Faith with Others – The Daily Grace Co. 
Sharing one's faith with others can be daunting, but it doesn't have to be. In fact, it can be as simple as following five easy steps. This article will guide you through these steps, which include praying for God's guidance, building relationships with unbelievers, sharing your personal testimony, presenting the gospel message, and repeating the process as necessary. By implementing these steps, you can become a more effective witness for Christ and share the good news with others in a natural and meaningful way. Whether you're a seasoned evangelist or just starting out, this article will provide practical tips for sharing your faith with others and helping them come to a saving knowledge of Jesus Christ.

Recommended Podcasts:

Warehouse Podcast

Recommended Videos:

Bible Project 1 Timothy

Bible Project 2 Timothy

Recommended Sermons:

3 Circles: Michael Nave

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