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Four Areas of Formation for Followers of Jesus
Habits to Develop + Tools
Our desires can be shaped by practices, which ultimately change what we love. This is important because what we love drives and motives us like nothing else.
Rituals are habit-forming acts that can bring about new desires and shape our loves.
There are personal and group practices to lean into for transformation into all that God has for us. Below are some we use:
Relationships as a Believer
Christians are called to be a new humanity while honouring God-created diversity. How do we do this? We follow Jesus' teachings, having prayed to be filled with His Spirit. We call this peace-making.
Relational wisdom, in essence, is the desire and ability to live out Jesus’ two Great Commandments, namely, to love God with all your heart and to love your neighbor as yourself (Matt. 22:37-39).
Behaviours to learn:
Relational Wisdom 360 rw360.org/
Dr. Gregory A. Boyd, Lead Pastor Woodlands Hills Church (An Anabaptist Church affiliated with the Baptist General Conference network AKA "Converge Worldwide")
Bible + Theology Basics
Videos and Podcasts
The Bible Project: We are an education technology company that produces media to help people encounter the Bible like never before. Everything we make is available for free because of the generous support of people like you. Together, we’re helping people everywhere experience the unified story of Jesus.. Amazing app, videos, podcasts all about the Bible, themes, books, etc. PODCAST HERE!
The Naked Bible Podcast Mike Heiser is a scholar in the fields of biblical studies and the ancient Near East. He is the Scholar-in-Residence at Logos Bible Software. Mike earned the M.A. and Ph.D. in Hebrew Bible and Semitic Languages at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2004. He has also earned an M.A. in Ancient History from the University of Pennsylvania (major fields: Ancient Israel and Egyptology).
Ask NT Wright Anything Welcome to the fortnightly podcast that connects you to NT (Tom) Wright’s thought and theology by allowing you to ask the questions.
Canadian Asian Missional Podcast A bi-monthly podcast discussing all things related to being Canadian and Asian and joining God in His mission to renew and restore all things in this world through the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
From Atheist to Christian at Yale, Dr. Paul Lim
Going Deeper - Authors To Explore
More Apologetics Resources
These are resources referred to us by members.
Does Science Require Faith?
What is the Conflict Between Materialism and Theism?
Is There Evidence of Something Beyond Nature?
Oxford mathematician John Lennox speaks at the Veritas Forum @ Harvard on the topic "Miracles: Is Belief in the Supernatural Irrational?" Lennox explains that naturalism is actually a self-contradictory belief system, such that science actually requires some faith. Full library available AD FREE at http://www.veritas.org/talks. Over the past two decades, The Veritas Forum has been hosting vibrant discussions on life's hardest questions and engaging the world's leading colleges and universities with Christian perspectives and the relevance of Jesus. Learn more at http://www.veritas.org, with upcoming events and over 600 pieces of media on topics including science, philosophy, music, business, medicine, and more!
The Forgotten Key to America's Current Crisis Fall 2017
Current Challenges of Humanity Talk at Wesmont College March 2018
Os Guinness is an English author and social critic who speaks about the forgotten key to America's current crisis at this chapel service. To learn more about Os Guinness and view books and resources that he has published, visit http://www.osguinness.com/
Great-great-great grandson of Arthur Guinness, the Dublin brewer, he was born in China in World War II where his parents were medical missionaries. A witness to the climax of the Chinese revolution in 1949, he was expelled with many other foreigners in 1951 and returned to Europe where he was educated in England. He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of London and his D.Phil in the social sciences from Oriel College, Oxford. Os has written or edited more than thirty books with his latest book is Fool’s Talk – The Recovery of Christian Persuasion, which was published by InterVarsity Press in June, 2015. Os has spoken at dozens of the world’s major universities, and spoken widely to political and business conferences on many issues, including religious freedom, across the world. He is currently a senior fellow at the Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics in Oxford, though he still lives with his wife Jenny in the Washington, DC, area.