Modern Disciples are Humbly Receptive.

We began to explore this week the four of the postures of disciples, as they are laid out in Spiritual Formation as if the Church Mattered: Growing in Christ through Community by James C. Wilhoit.

Here is more on the discipline of humility, starting with a definition from John Dickson.

The guys over at The Blazing Center have provided two different sets of ways to practice humility. There is a shorter (but not easier) list of seven, and a list of twenty-two. Both are worth at least a quick glance.

How about a book recommendation? Read this review before you buy Tim Keller’s The Freedom of Self-Forgetfulness.