A year 2000 Finalist in the ECPA book competition!Discover the fullness of life in Christ.We grow in Christ as we seek him together. Jesus' own pattern of disciple-making was to be intimately involved with others and allow life to rub against life. By gathering in twos or threes to study the Bible and encourage one another, we most closely follow Jesus' example with the twelve disciples.This workbook by Greg Ogden is a tool designed to help you follow this pattern Jesus drew for us. Working through it will deepen your knowledge of essential Christian teaching and strengthen your faith.Each week contains the following elements: a core truth presented in a question-answer format a memory verse and accompanying study an field-tested inductive Bible study a reading on the theme for the week questions to draw out key principles in the reading This material is designed for groups of three. It has also been used successfully as an individual study program, a one-on-one discipling tool and small group curriculum.Jesus had a big enough vision to think small. Focusing on a few did not limit his influence. Rather, it expanded it.Discipleship Essentialsis designed to help us influence others as Jesus did--by investing in a few.Second edition includes a new foreword by the author. These studies are for both individuals and groups.Ogden, Greg is the author of 'Discipleship Essentials', published 2007 under ISBN 9780830810871 and ISBN 0830810870.