What is a Christian?

What is a Christian?

He or she is a person who is committed to Jesus Christ.

Jesus said, “If you hold to my teaching, you are really my disciples”. (John 8:31)

A Christian is a disciple of Jesus.

What does a Christian disciple look like?

Living as a Christian disciple will mean living in the world, but not always like the world!

What follows are nine ‘essential’ aspects that a disciple of Jesus should consider as they live in faith for Jesus – the ‘Essential Christian’.

Contents and Introduction

Chapter 1 – Saved by Grace

Chapter 2 – Grounded in The Word

Chapter 3 – Faithful in Prayer

Chapter 4 – Bold in Witness

Chapter 5 – Resilient in Suffering

Chapter 6 – Loving in Relationships

Chapter 7 – Core in Membership

Chapter 8 – Godly in Giving