Not a Fan: by Kyle Idleman

Author: Kyle Idleman

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Not a Fan: Becoming a Completely Committed Follower of Jesus

If Jesus were to sit down with you right now and have a DTR (Define the Relationship) conversation, how would you respond? Are you truly his follower or just a fan—or perhaps someone who doesn’t even care about the difference? Not a Fan invites you to make Jesus not merely the object of your admiration, but the very center of your life.

Are you a follower of Jesus?

Don’t answer too quickly.

In fact, you may want to read this book before you answer at all. Consider it a “Define the Relationship” conversation to determine exactly where you stand. You may indeed be a passionate, fully devoted follower of Jesus. Or, you may be just a fan who admires Jesus but isn’t ready to let him cramp your style. Then again, maybe you’re not into Jesus, period.

In any case, don’t take the question—Are you a follower of Jesus?—lightly.

Some people don’t know what they’ve said yes to and other people don’t realize what they’ve said no to, says Pastor Kyle Idleman. But Jesus is ready to clearly define the relationship he wants with his followers.

Not a Fan calls you to consider the demands and rewards of being a true disciple. With frankness sprinkled with humor, Idleman invites you to live the way Jesus lived, love the way he loved, pray the way he prayed, and never give up living for the One who gave his all for you.

ISBN: 0310344700 EAN: 9780310344704
Publisher: Zondervan
US SRP: 16.99 US
Binding: Paperback
Pub Date: February 02, 2016
UPC: 025986344702
Features: Bibliography, Price on Product, Table of Contents
Physical Info: 0.8" H x 8.4" L x 5.4" W (0.5 lbs) 240 pages

Kyle Idleman is the Teaching Pastor at Southeast Christian Church in Louisville, Kentucky, the 5th largest church in America. He is the author and presenter of the Award-winning video curriculum series H2O: A Journey of Faith and The Easter Experience. Kyle and his wife, DesiRae, have four young children.

Table of Contents
Chapter Page
Prologue (I never read these either, but please read this one.) 11
Part 1 Fan or follower? an honest diagnosis
Chapter 1 D.T.R. 19
Chapter 2 A decision or a commitment? 29
Chapter 3 Knowledge about him or intimacy with him? 41
Chapter 4 One of many or your one and only? 55
Chapter 5 Following jesus or following the rules? 69
Chapter 6 Self-empowered or spirit-filled? 87
Chapter 7 The relationship defined 101
Part 2 An invitation to follow (the unedited version)
Chapter 8 Anyone-an open invitation 115
Chapter 9 Come after me-a passionate pursuit 129
Chapter 10 Deny-a total surrender 143
Chapter 11 Take up your cross daily-an everyday death 157
Part 3 Following jesus-wherever, whenever, whatever.
Chapter 12 Wherever, what about there? 175
Chapter 13 Whenever, what about now? 189
Chapter 14 Whatever, what about that? 201
Chapter 15 Follower: my true identity 213
Acknowledgments 223
Notes 225

Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Religion | Christian Life | Spiritual Growth
- Religion | Christian Ministry | Evangelism
LC Subjects:
-Christian life -Churches of Christ authors
Themes:
- Religious Orientation | Christian
Dewey: 243
LC Call Number: BV4501.3
LCCN: 2011008872

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Are you truly his follower or just a fan—or perhaps someone who doesn’t even care about the difference? Not a Fan invites you to make Jesus not merely the object of your admiration, but the very center of your life.
  


 

 

 

 

 

 

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