Academic Papers

The following are some foundational articles that articulate the perspective behind the Sacramental Discipleship initiative.

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Discipleship in Lutheran Perspective
by Dr. Mark Mattes, Grand View College, Des Moines IA
(originally published in Lutheran Quarterly, Vol 26, 2012)

Defining and Pursuing Discipleship
by Dr. Nathan Yoder, North American Luth. Seminary
(originally published in the NALC Newsletter, June 2015)