Holy Habits by Andrew Roberts was published by Malcolm Down Publishing in 2016 and has consistently been a best seller, warmly welcomed for its clarity, accessibility and inspirational story telling.
Review by Mel Menzies on Amazon UK:
Holy Habits explores the nature and nurture of Christian Discipleship. Part one of the book comprises five chapters:
- The Adventure of Discipleship
- The Adventure Begins – an exploration of the call narratives in the four gospels
- The Aims of Discipleship
- Suffering and the Sacrificial Nature of Discipleship
- Signs and Wonders
Part two has a further thirteen chapters which reflect upon how disciples are formed through supportive relationships and by the habits Luke depicts in Acts 2.42-47.
- Holy Habitats
- Introducing the Holy Habits
- Biblical teaching
- Breaking of bread
- Eating together
- Gladness and generosity
- Making more disciples
- Dare to Dream
With questions for reflection and action, suggested additional biblical material to look at and ideas for further reading the book is ideal for both personal and small group usage. With a rich mix of biblical material and illustrative stories it provides a wealth of material for peaching series.There is also an extensive bibliography.