Disciplines

Richard Foster compares spiritual disciplines to banks of a river. It is the banks of a river that give it life because it funnels the water and gives it purpose in its direction. Disciplines are not to restrict us, but to free us to do what is most important! 

TO COMPLETE THE LESSON…

-Watch the video

-Complete the application step at the end of the first video

Richard Foster's categories of spiritual disciplines:

  • Inward Disciplines: Meditation, Prayer, Fasting, Study.

  • Outward Disciplines: Simplicity, Solitude, Submission, Service.

  • Corporate Disciplines: Confession, Worship, Guidance, Celebration.