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December 2016

Everyday Disciples

By Chris Wilterdink

Everyday Disciples: Covenant Discipleship with Youth is out now! You can purchase it via Discipleship Resources, Cokesbury, or Amazon!

Covenant Discipleship is a system that helps youth grow in discipleship through accountability to each other. These free PDFs are supplemental items that will help leaders start and organize their Covenant Discipleship groups. Enjoy!

  1. A Start-Up Guide
  2. Writing a Covenant
  3. Parents of Youth in Covenant Discipleship
  4. Guides in Covenant Discipleship with Youth
  5. Confidentiality in Covenant Discipleship with Youth
  6. 22 Questions from John Wesley's Holy Club

​​If your whole church is considering Covenant Discipleship for multiple age groups, check out all the free helps at the Leadership Resources page on www.umcdiscipleship.org

Chris serves as Director of Young People’s Ministries for Discipleship Ministries of the United Methodist Church. Chris has a BA in English Education, and an MS in Project Management, and over 15 years of local-church youth ministry experience. He is passionate about leadership and faith development in young people and helping ministry leaders understand their value in the lives of young people. A Stephen Minister, Chris is a native of Colorado living in Franklin, TN with his wife Emily, 2 children, and sausage-shaped beagle.