Spiritual Transformation In RelationshipseBook - 2013
In the past, church leaders have turned to small groups or other kinds of discipleship programs to encourage spiritual growth in their churches. Yet despite good intentions, the deeper spiritual life and transformation they had hoped for remained elusive. STIR calls church leaders to reclaim an essential, biblical truthђ́ؤthat the process of spiritual growth is more than a one-size-fits-all program, it happens best through intentional relationships with others in the body of Christ. Three distinct, sequential stages of spiritual development typically occur as people mature in their spiritual walk with Christ, and they need different kinds of relationships to support their growth through those different seasons. STIR describes those stagesђ́ؤlearning together, journeying together, and following togetherђ́ؤand shows how progress into and through these stages is best made in the context of relationships that change in nature over...
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