Publications courtesy of Discipleship Resources Bookstore, a publishing unit of the General Board of Discipleship of the United Methodist Church

Ministry in My Community
Know, see, and serve your neighbors, your community.

You Can Make a Difference

This leaflet for new leaders in your congregation (or past leaders with new responsibilities) encourages persons to act to genuinely make a difference, and to invite and inspire others to do the same.

Caring for Others
Care is as essential to human life as food and drink. We are called and empowered by God to support and care for others, following Jesus' example.

What's Next for New Members?
“Now that I’m a member of this congregation, what can I expect? And what is expected of me?” A brief description of commitments we make as members of a congregation and as disciples of Christ.

How to Pray for the Sick
When we pray for the sick, we are using our spirits as channels for God's Spirit to reach and heal.

How God Answers Prayer
Do you sometimes wonder if God hears our prayers? if God answers prayer? How God Answers Prayer is an assurance of God's love and response to faithful prayer.

"As We Forgive Others"
An examination of this challenging phrase from The Lord's Prayer . . . what God's forgiveness means and what forgiveness of others can mean for us as Christians.

How to Live at Your Best

Ten steps toward a healthier, more spiritual life.

Accepted: Understanding Our Relationship with God
Four truths that can bring your life new joy, meaning, and purpose.

25 Ways to Build Up a Church
This leaflet for congregational members provides 25 practical suggestions for strengthening and nurturing the life and work of the congregation.

Stewardship Nuggets
Content and discussion questions to help parents guide children toward a healthy, faith-grounded understanding of money and giving.

Elder Abuse, Neglect, and Exploitation
How can I recognize it? What can I do about it? How can I raise awareness?