"For when for the time
ye ought to be teachers, ye have need that one teach you again which be
the first principles of the oracles of God."
What is Discipleship?
One of the greatest needs of Christianity is to be
discipled - to be taught how to live the Christian life! Jesus said to His "disciples," to go out and "teach
all nations!" (Matthew 28:19). The whole purpose of preaching the
Bible is first to
instruct people of their sinful condition, and their need for the Saviour, and then to
train them as Jesus did His disciples. These Bible Study courses will aid the
student of God's word to learn "all things whatsoever I (Jesus) have
There are Twenty One Bible Study Lessons
to work through and enjoy. These are no "simple" studies, or time
wasters - they are milk, mixed with just the right amount of spiritual meat to help any
seeking sinner find salvation in Jesus Christ, and every believer find the
courage to stand for their Lord, and serve Him with full confidence in His
||Developed and produced by:
Pastor Craig Ledbetter
Bible Baptist Church of Ballincollig
Unit B, Enterprise Park, Innishmore, Ballincollig, Cork, Ireland
What Lessons are Taught?
What do you want to do?
In Your Home
Request to start Discipleship in your home -
request the studies to be in your home, or you can ask where
a nearby study is currently being held here in Ireland (if
you live near Cork City). There are several other
churches in Ireland teaching discipleship, so you can also
request by email for the nearest one if you are not in the
Cork city area.
In a Class
||There is a Discipleship Class being taught every
Saturday, from 9-10am in the Church Activity Centre, in
Ballincollig. The class is free. Please
contact us for more details!
By Email or Snail Mail
||If you want to receive all the lessons by email, or snail
here and just ask for it to be sent to you lesson by lesson! For mail
packages, there is a fee.
Discipleship Course as a PDF file
Download Each Individual Lesson (total of 21 lessons
plus tests), including mp3 audio
the Answer Key for the Tests
Discipleship Director's Handbook on how to run a
Discipleship Ministry in your church
Purchase the Course
entire Discipleship Course on CD for you to modify and reproduce
for your church or ministry.
||If you live in
Ireland, and want a Bible,
email us, and depending on your location, we might can ship you
one free of charge!
- There is also another simpler format lesson series called
"First Time Bible Study" It is really simple, and yet such a blessing to
watch people get saved by learning the great heart-changing truths of Scripture!
If you want to view the first lesson of this Basic Bible Study Course,
click Salvation and the Word of God
- The NEXT STEP after Discipleship is the
Study of Practical
Doctrine - see for yourself!
These studies are free to be used by anybody, but are copyrighted, Craig
Ledbetter, (C) 1994-2016
and may not be republished for any costs without the prior
written permission of Craig Ledbetter.
Email Pastor Craig for more information on obtaining these materials in
bulk for your church or Bible Study.
The entire Discipleship Course can be purchased on a CD in MS-Word format.