Search Christianbook.com

Looking for Answers about Thomas Nelson I Am A Follower: The Way, Truth, and Life of Following Jesus?

Academic(Q:175 A:277)
Audiobooks(Q:199 A:347)
Bible Accessories(Q:43 A:163)
Bible Covers(Q:359 A:563)
Bibles(Q:2848 A:4546)
Books(Q:893 A:1417)
Catholic(Q:57 A:66)
Children(Q:633 A:991)
Christian Living(Q:315 A:549)
Church & Pastoral(Q:1216 A:1675)
Church Bibles(Q:22 A:26)
Church Supplies(Q:13 A:13)
Counseling(Q:1 A:1)
General(Q:2 A:3)
Kid's Ministry(Q:40 A:43)
Media Ministry(Q:12 A:12)
Men's Ministry(Q:11 A:12)
Music Ministry(Q:80 A:94)
Preaching(Q:13 A:27)
Small Group Resources(Q:719 A:1019)
VBS(Q:14 A:22)
Women's Ministry(Q:123 A:189)
Worship(Q:35 A:37)
Youth Ministry(Q:51 A:64)
Church Supplies(Q:596 A:827)
Crafts & Recreation(Q:111 A:143)
DVDs(Q:527 A:913)
Fiction(Q:357 A:797)
Gift & Home(Q:1246 A:1741)
Homeschool(Q:1452 A:1992)
Music(Q:816 A:1040)
Software(Q:229 A:292)
Spanish(Q:135 A:173)
Subscriptions(Q:23 A:54)
Teens(Q:309 A:459)
Most Recent Questions
Recent Question:
How long is the DVD? Are there multiple segments on it...if so how many?
Questions with Most Recent Answers
Question:
How long is the DVD? Are there multiple segments on it...if so how many?

Customer Questions & Answers for
Thomas Nelson I Am A Follower: The Way, Truth, and Life of Following Jesus

"Leadership" has become a runaway obsession for those who are called to equip the body of Christ for service in the Kingdom of God. The concept of "followership" is all but lost in the wake of this leadership fetish, a near hypnotic obsession. Jesus' clear call, and the pattern of New Testament leadership, are actually found in a pattern of followership. We've been told otherwise but when it comes to a movement in our churches, our families, or the workplace, everything rises or falls on followership.

Sweet proposes an intentional shift from leadership cults to followership cultures. He critiques the issue of leadership obsession but focuses on reigniting a passion for the "follow me" theme found throughout the gospels and the entire New Testament. Building on a set of metaphors/images, he stirs the imagination by showing what it means to be a follower of Christ and explains the vital cog that followership and the first follower play in helping others enter into the Kingdom of God.

I Am A Follower moves readers:

  • from leaders that are over to followers that are among
  • from sages and gurus to scouts and guides
  • from Saul's armor to David's sling
  • from having the right answers to asking the right questions
  • from architects to gardeners
Customer Questions & Answers:
0 Questions
 | 
0 Answers
Overall Rating:
3.809 out of 5
3.8
out of
5
Product Details

Questions & Answers for Thomas Nelson I Am A Follower: The Way, Truth, and Life of Following Jesus

This product has not yet received questions or answers. Click here to continue to the product details page.