GROW is a our new nine month discipleship process designed to help enlarge your faith and equip you to follow Jesus in your everyday. Beginning in October, participants will meet together on the second Sunday night of each month for a time of learning and equipping. We’ll be covering:

– the big story of the Bible and how we fit into it
– how to read the Bible well
– the Holy Spirit and spiritual gifts
– how to shape your life for spiritual growth
– key principles for the church as a family on mission

Content overview and dates:

13th October – Kingdom 1
– What is the good news all about?
– How does the church fit into this?
– Reading the Bible well.
Reading for next time: Scot McKnight – The King Jesus Gospel

10th November – Kingdom 2
– The Kingdom of God
– How the church fits in
Reading for next time: Mark Sayers – Reappearing Church

8th December – Renewal part 1
– Exploring our context
– How God has moved in the past
Reading for next time: Jim Cymbala – Spirit Rising

12th January – Renewal part 2
– Personal renewal
– The Holy Spirit and spiritual gifts
Reading for next time: Andy Croft & Mike Pilavachi – Everyday Supernatural

9th February – Rhythms 1
– How we grow as individuals
– Spiritual disciplines
Reading for next time: John Ortberg – Soul Keeping

8th March – Rhythms 2
– How we grow corporately
– Rhythms of the church
Reading for next time: Henri Nouwen – In the Name of Jesus

12th or 19th April – Family 1
– Church as extended family
– Relating well together
Reading for next time: Dietrich Bonhoeffer – Life Together

10th May – Family 2
– Finding your place in the family of God
– Gifts and personality tools

13-14 June – overnight to conclude the process

For more info email Glen.