All posts by Don McMahon

The Wesleyan Quadrilateral

Published March 13, 2019 by

Workbook, page 43: After reading the explanations, reflect on the diagram. What insights do you gain from the diagram?

Determined & Disciplined

Published March 12, 2019 by

From the Companion Reader (pg. 28): Rueben Job – “Wesley knew that a life of prayer was not an accident or a natural consequence of just living. He was convinced […]


Published March 11, 2019 by

In Week 2 of the Workbook (pg. 31) & Companion Reader (pg. 27 – Chapter 2). I highlighted this sentence: “In the Methodist (Wesleyan) Tradition, the heart of the matter […]

Spiritual Practices

Published March 9, 2019 by

Workbook, page 29: there is a chart with this heading – Spiritual Practices Change as We Grow. Notice a couple issues: 1) Practice makes perfect. You have to do them […]

God’s Grace

Published March 8, 2019 by

Starting on page 22 of the workbook and the Companion Reader, God’s grace is explored. What new thing did you learn? How was your understanding expanded? Ephesians 3:20–21 (NIV84) 20 […]


Published March 7, 2019 by

Workbook, page 16: Consider the graphic of the heart. Reflect on your personal transformation. Where are you at? Are you stuck? Are you beginning to see where you need to […]

Week 1

Published March 4, 2019 by

Let’s start on Week 1, page 15 in the workbook; Companion Reader – pg 15 Our Wesleyan Understanding of Grace, Our Sacramental Life; then begin in Chapter 1, pg. 19. […]

Getting Started in our Discipleship Course

Published February 27, 2019 by

We may have up to 12 people taking this course. Some are already members of Emmaus Church. Others have participated in the life of the church for years, but have […]