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5 Tips for Motivating Change

For most new disciples, following Jesus inspires changes in habits and attitudes as we conform ourselves to Christ. If you are meeting with someone regularly to establish them in their discipleship, you may find these tips for motivating change helpful in your conversations. Keep in mind that these strategies presume a relationship of mutual trust […]

Preparing Good Questions

Good questions are a critical ingredient in all great discussions. Jesus himself was the master questioner, often responding to questions with deeper questions.[1] Questions open us to God and one another, engage us in a topic, and bring out one of the great gifts God bestowed upon humanity: an inquisitive nature that seeks after truth. […]

EC Impact: Warren

“EC training has helped me to be more comfortable and confident in sharing my faith in an organic way.”     “EC training has helped me to be more comfortable and confident in sharing my faith in an organic way,” Warren, of St. Dominic’s in Brookfield, Wisconsin, explains. “There is no one way that is the right way. There are so […]

EC Impact: Kristen

“These one-on-ones helped me to recognize Jesus’ love for me for the first time and taught me that someone cared enough to share this with me and teach me.” Celebrations of Jesus’ birth, the Holy Mother, Epiphany, and the Lord’s Baptism usher in 2019 with blessings and hope. As we at the EC look back at 2018, the power of the year […]

EC Impact: Colleen

“God is truly reaching more in this work.”     Colleen serves the Church and the U.S.A. as a military spouse, most recently at Camp Pendleton Marine Base. In sharing her story, she demonstrates a full-blown willingness to go where God calls—literally—and the fruitfulness of EC discipleship training in reaching those in search of God. […]