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Discussing and applying books and resources on Spiritual Formation and Discipleship

The Master SpiF Podcast with Dr. Jeff Fisher Jeff Fisher

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Discussing and applying books and resources on Spiritual Formation and Discipleship

    1.4 - Emotionally Healthy Leader and Cost of Discipleship

    1.4 - Emotionally Healthy Leader and Cost of Discipleship

    In this fourth episode, Ethan, a student finishing his degree at Kuyper College, and Shelley, a bivocational church-planting pastor of children and youth, share with Dr. Fisher about the books they read on discipleship and leadership.  They discuss the teachings and life modeled by Jesus, the shadow of leaders, healthy practices of sabbath, and what it takes to follow God's calling in various roles. 

    • 42 min
    1.3 - Becoming a Healthier Pastor and Saturate

    1.3 - Becoming a Healthier Pastor and Saturate

    In this episode, we hear from Eric, a Youth Pastor, and Will, the son of a pastor training for ministry.  Listen as we discuss ways of thinking about missional ministry, family systems theory, youth discipleship, how pastors pursuing spiritual formation can use the counseling concepts of differentiation, triangles, and family of origin to grow in their own health, and how every believer can step into practical ways of living a Jesus-saturated life in the every day stuff.

    • 54 min
    1.2 - The Leadership Ellipse and Saturate

    1.2 - The Leadership Ellipse and Saturate

     In this second episode, Dr. Jeff Fisher interviews Kristy, a pastor of discipleship,  and Cathie, a Bible study coordinator, about the books they chose to read: The Leadership Ellipse by Robert Fryling and Saturate by Jeff Vanderstelt.  As they share their insights, we'll hear about the importance of vulnerability and forgiveness in leadership, the desire to infuse Jesus-centered living into every day life, and the discipling significance of regular long car rides.

    • 49 min
    1.1 - Spiritual Leadership and Glittering Vices

    1.1 - Spiritual Leadership and Glittering Vices

    In this first episode, Dr. Jeff Fisher interviews current Master of Ministry students, Daniel and Cody about the books they chose to read: Spiritual Leadership by Oswald Sanders and Glittering Vices by Rebecca DeYoung.  As they share their insights, we'll hear about transitions in leadership, the vice of sloth, what's really beneath the reasons we often do things that aren't good for us, and ways we all can pursue holiness and Christ-like leadership.

    • 45 min

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