FOUNDATIONS Small Group Discipleship

Building Blocks of Faith

This efficient and streamlined course was designed for students, but is also useful for new believers as it helps lay the necessary FOUNDATIONS for a fruitful walk with Jesus. Lesson outlines, small group discussion questions, and the included prayer pages make implementation simple and easy. Visit and subscribe to our blog for encouraging articles, new product releases, and updated information on the FOUNDATIONS discipleship series.

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Course Curriculum


  FOUNDATIONS Small Group Discipleship
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  Volume 1 - Basics of Christianity
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  Volume 2 - Basics of the Spiritual Life
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  Volume 3 - Growing in Spiritual Freedom
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Your Instructor


Matt Parker
Matt Parker

In 25 years of bi-vocational pastoral ministry, Matt has always carried a passion for making disciples and bringing the Word of God to life, encouraging and equipping the church to train disciples of Jesus who are willing to Learn. Teach. Repeat.

Matt currently works as a software engineer and serves in his local church. He also spent 8 years in the public school classroom and is a Certified Principal. He and his wife, Tammy, have four biological children, three adopted children, one granddaughter, and serve as foster parents.

He is the author of the ministry's flagship publication, The Crucible's Fire: A Story of God's Faithfulness which chronicles how the Lord used their special needs daughter to mold and shape them into a clearer reflection of Christ. He also authors the ministry's blog and develops personal and group discipleship curriculum. He is also the author of The 3x5 Bible Study Guide for Him and for Her and FOUNDATIONS Small Group Guide.

Matt is available for speaking engagements, leadership training, pulpit supply, or friendly conversation. Please visit our site at www.thecruciblesfire.org for more information, or contact him directly at [email protected]


Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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