Christian spiritual formation is focused entirely on Jesus.
Its goal is conformity to Christ, a process that arises out of purposeful interaction
with the grace of God in Christ.
Obedience is an essential outcome.
(see John 13:34,35; 14:21)
~ Dallas Willard,
Revolution of Character
Drawing Near to God: Disciplines of Solitude
•Solitude and Silence
•Listening and Guidance
•Prayer and Intercession
•Study and Meditation
Yielding to God: Disciplines of Surrender
•Repentance and Confession
•Yielding and Submission
Reaching Out to Others: Disciplines of Service
@ Gary R. Collins, The Soul Search: A Spiritual Journey to Authentic Intimacy with God. Nashville: Thomas Nelson Publishers, 1998.