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Dallas Willard

Willard on the Implementation of a Discipleship Program

Willard describes how to implement his curriculum for Christlikeness.

Willard on the Objectives of a Discipleship Program

Dallas Willard sets out the desired objectives for a discipleship program that results in Christlikeness.

Willard on Eternal Life

The only definition of eternal life found in the Scripture is John 17:3: "And this is eternal life, that they might know You, the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom You have sent." Jesus is the way to the... Continue Reading →

The boundaries of spiritual disciplines

Can you do too much of the spiritual disciplines?

Willard on How to Listen to God

Dallas Willard lays out "a formula for living with God's voice"

Willard on Why There Is a Hell

Dallas Willard explains why hell is simply the best God can do for some people.

Willard on Discipleship

There is nothing wrong with the church that discipleship will not cure. Nothing. When you find problems in the church…it is always a lack of discipleship that led to it. Dallas Willard, Living in Christ's Presence

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