DONALD S. WHITNEY has been Assistant Professor of Spiritual Formation at Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary in Kansas City, Missouri since 1995. Previously, Don pastored Glenfield Baptist Church in Glen Ellyn, Illinois for almost fifteen years. He is also the author of How Can I Be Sure I'm a Christian? (NavPress), and Spiritual Disciplines Within the Church (Moody Press). Don completed a Doctor of Ministry degree at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois. Don lives with his wife, Caffy and daughter, Laurelen Christiana, in Kansas City. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.
In the past I have not been too thrilled to read or hear about spiritual disciplines. It made me feel guilty for falling so far short - I always felt overwhelmed. Read morePublished on Nov. 4 2002
This book is a simple and practical help toward Christian growth. Each chapter is full of the "how-to" aspect of living a life of spiritual discipline. Read morePublished on March 26 2002 by Brian Douglas
Forgive me for rating a respected book so poorly. If your quest is to discover why certain disciplines are needed, then ignore what I have to say. This book delivers. Read morePublished on Feb. 19 2001 by Wade
It says in the Bible that we should "go and make disciples of all nations" (Matt 28:19). As a nation I believe that we are doing a pretty good job as making Christians... Read morePublished on May 15 2000 by "annie42"
This very practical and readable book should be required reading for all Christians desiring to grow in their faith. Read morePublished on March 29 2000
I was required to read this book for a seminary class. Many people found the book to be amazing, and felt that it really strengthened them. Read morePublished on Sept. 9 1999