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Fight Clubs take place when 2-3 men or 2-3 women engage the Scriptures together to know their sin and fight their sin by trusting in Jesus as their Savior. This is detailed work that necessitates digging beneath the surface and rooting out the sin that exists beneath our sin – the motivations and patterns of thinking that influence our behavior.

Doing this in a way that’s helpful – growth in obedience that erupts out of a growing trust in an all-satisfying Christ – requires that we know how to read the Bible. Here are a couple of resources to help you out:

And again, if you’re in a Fight Club or getting one started, check out Jonathan Dodson’s Fight Clubs: Gospel-Centered Discipleship (available in print or as an eBook).


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From JT:

This Monergism Books Readers’ Guide to the Christian Life (.pdf) looks really helpful:

Please help us spread the word about Monergism Books by printing these two-sided guides and and then distributing them to friends and/or by placing them on your church book table. This is a guide of titles we think everyone should read and are ranked by level and genre. Since the space is limited on the paper don’t be surprised if one of your favorite books is not on the list. This guide simply gives direction as well as helps encourage people to get started in some good reading. Instructions: 1) Print page one of .pdf one side and then 2) turn over and print the second page on the backside. 3) Fold into 1/3s.

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