The Spiritual Commitment Guide* is a comprehensive and Biblically sound follow-up tool for an individual making a spiritual commitment to God. The guide can be used by the individual, or with the assistance of a spiritual counselor, to clarify a salvation commitment and solidify the call of God on the individual’s life.
Free copies of the Guide are available HERE.
Page 2 – The Question
The question is asked: Which one of these statements best describes why you want to talk with someone right now? Several answers are shown from which to choose. The answers are color-coded, providing for fast reference in the booklet.
Page 3 – RED
Section One: Knowing God
Page 6 – BLUE
Section Two: Returning to God’s way/recommitment
Page 8 – GREEN
Section Three: Understanding God’s call
Page 11 – GOLD
Section Four: How do I know that I am a Christian?
Page 14 – PURPLE
Section Five: Questions about the next step
Page 16 – Praying for each other
This page includes the following text and question:
Obviously there are many reasons to pray together. The Bible encourages people to take care of each other during difficult times and pray for one another (Galatians 6:1-2; Ephesians 4:1-3). But, it is really important to know before we pray that you already connected your life to Jesus. Can you identify in your life when you were forgiven of your sin and became a follower of Jesus?
The follow-up statement is made and prayer question asked:
If you have questions about your relationship with Jesus, let’s turn to page 3 for more information about Knowing Jesus. If you are confident that you have a relationship with Jesus, how can we pray together right now?
The back page is a tear-off information sheet that is typically used by a spiritual counselor to receive decision and contact information for further follow-up.
* From Spiritual Commitment Guide, ©2012, North American Mission Board.