The I-DIG—short for International Disciples Group—is a manual for international students and scholars seeking to be discipled in the cross-cultural family of God. It emphasizes community, spiritual practices, and accountability to help students take in and grow from the Word. Though it was developed by InterVarsity's International Student Ministry (ISM), the resources inside can be used in other ministry contexts.
Launch is a site for small group leaders and mentors to use to help new Christians learn how to follow Jesus. Keep reading to find out how easy it is to start leading new believers on your campus in this 10-week study.
When you choose to mentor a new believer, you're engaging in a practice that stretches back to the dawn of the church. There's wisdom in looking back at how Ananias mentored Saul (soon to be known as Paul). Look at the five ways Ananias advocated for Saul in Acts 9:10-25 to see how well you're doing already and where you might need to grow yet.
Although every new Christian receives the Holy Spirit at their conversion, many new believers do so passively and unknowingly based on how they were lead to faith. Help the new Christians in your fellowship welcome the Holy Spirit into their lives with understanding and power using prayers for six areas of their faith.