Our friend Bob Rognlien's A Jesus Shaped Life gives simple, practical direction for learning to let Jesus shape your life. From discipleship as imitation to living as a family on mission, Rognlien makes the theoretical tangible. Perfect as an introduction to the 3DM toolkit of LifeShapes!
Surprise the World- by Michael Frost
Michael Frost unpacks his five practices of a missional lifestyle. Using the acrostic BELLS (Bless, Eat, Listen, Learn, Sent), Frost give simple, practical handles for the everyman to shape their life around actions of an everyday missionary.
Family on Mission- by Mike & Sally Breen
Mike & Sally Breen share their experiences living as a family on mission. Learn practical and biblical ways to pattern your extended spiritual family around Jesus' way of life.
Tangible Kingdom Primer- by Hugh Halter & Matt Smay
The folks at Missio (Halter, Smay & Kalinowski) help home groups live as everyday missionaries. Each primer (Tangible Kingdom Primer, Gospel Primer, Barefoot Church Primer) addresses different aspects of missional living. Gain knowledge, know-how and learn to practice the stuff together.
Permanent Revolution- by Alan Hirsch & Tim Catchim
Alan Hirsch leads groups to learn and discover their unique role as an everyday missionary. Exploring Ephesians 4, you will learn how to operate as an apostle, prophet, evangelist, shepherd, or teacher.
Multiply- by Francis Chan & David Platt
Francis Chan provides a simple framework for discipling a few people around you and empowering them to multiply their lives into others.
Discipleship Essentials- by Greg Ogden
In a thorough 25-week format, Greg Ogden helps you dig deep into the essentials of discipleship. Designed specifically for groups of threes or fours, you will grow in knowledge and application through this intensive study.
Questions of Life- by Nicky Gumbel
In this key resource from the Alpha kit, Nicky Gumbel walks you through the basics of Christianity. Great for new and young believers!