Product Overview

Title:

Footprints

Sub-Title:

For First Steps

Author:

Ken Rudge

ISBN:
978-1-871642-35-3
Price:

£15.00


Product Description:

This Christian Nurture Course for those who have recently become Christians was originally available in a folder of photocopy masters. Now released in a spiral bound A4 booklet, pages can still be copied and used as before, but not lost! Early orders will receive a free CD version of the files for ease of printing on computer.

UNIT 1
? Becoming a Christian - new birth explained.
? Immediate changes that come with the new birth.
? Change of lifestyle now to be expected.

UNIT 2
? Why Christians have difficulties early in their new lives.
? Keeping on sinning - old habits.
? Reading the Scriptures - establishing a quiet time.
? Meeting with other Christians.

UNIT 3
? Wanting to do something for Christ.
? Witnessing - family and friends. Do's and Don'ts.
? Baptism. Scriptural authority, pattern and need.
? Belonging to a local church of Christians.

UNIT 4
? New Christian - new lifestyle - how God sees the change - changes to be made.
? Different in the home - family.
? Different in the workplace - colleagues.
? Different in the community - neighbours.
? Different in society - government.
? The new sphere of life - the local church.

UNIT 5
? Christian growth and development - how it takes place.
? Start doing some reading.
? Discover your gift - practical experience.
? Occupy your hands - busy/diligent.
? Keep clean - beginning sanctification.

UNIT 6
? Life is so busy - keeping a spiritual life alive and well:
? Dealing with an 'over-filled' lifestyle.
? Rules for maintaining a spiritual life:
(1) Keep in touch with the Lord - communion.
(2) Obeying Scripture - practice/response.
(3) Belonging to a local church - being at its meetings - importance of fellowship.

UNIT 7A
? Deeper questions about Christian living.
? Rethinking my approach to:
(1) Money matters - debt, paying bills, living honestly, giving to the Lord.
(2) My sex life - relations with the opposite sex.

UNIT 7B
(3) Temptation - dealing with doubts/sin.
(4) Testing and trials - living through hard times.

UNIT 8A
? The local church.
? What is a local church of Christians like?
? Why are there local churches/
? What are the denominations about?

UNIT 8B
? The local church
? What does the New Testament say about activities of the local church?
? What is required of me if I join a local church?
? The decision to be made about the local church.

UNIT 9
? Who is the Holy Spirit and what does He do for me?
? Why did the Holy Spirit come down from God?
? Is the Holy Spirit different from God and the Lord Jesus?
? How do I experience the Holy Spirit in my life?
? How is He important to my Christian life?

UNIT 10
? Why is the Bible so important?
? What kind of book is the Bible?
? Now I'm a Christian, how important is the Bible to me?
? How do I start to read and study it?
? What are the secrets of successful Bible reading?