This downloadable six-week course introduces the Christian faith to those who wish to explore its meaning and includes a particular focus on Methodist identity. It could be used as a membership course or with those exploring faith for the first time.
The Methodist Catechism
Intended for use with young people and adults, the Catechism seeks to provide a clear statement of the Christian faith through a question and answer format.
Developed by the Church of England, Pilgrim is made up of a series of six-session courses – some for those new to faith and some for those who wish to go further – and helps participants engage with key texts within Christianity.
Talking of God Together
This resource aims to help Methodists speak more comfortably about God and faith, and includes stories, Bible passages, questions and activities.
Seven Minute Seminary
Created by Asbury Seminary in the US, the ‘Seven Minute Seminary’ videos offer creative and helpful ideas on theology, spiritual formation, and church growth. It’s a great place to begin exploring the riches of worldwide Methodist theology.
The Reflective Disciple by Roger L Walton (London: SCM Press, 2012)
This guide to discipleship helpfully focuses on the importance of theological reflection as part of discipleship.
There is also a leaflet outlining Theological Depth resources, which is suitable for distribution.