Surprise the World

Surprise The World The Five Habits of Highly Missional People, is a book written by Michael Frost about the BELLS method for sharing your faith. It is a “handy tool for mobilizing Christians up, in and out into mission. That is, up into deeper connection with the Triune God; in to a stronger sense of community with other believers; and out into the neighborhood.” – Michael Frost.

Here you can download the group study guide and watch accompanying videos that introduce each habit.  It also includes an “Accountability Form” at the end to help you work through some practical actions steps to begin implementing the BELLS principle of habits in your life.

Habits of People on Mission

Surprise the World Study_Week 1

This series is about developing habits to help us be more effective in living out God’s mission. Habits are not always easy to develop so the series will be most fruitful if the group commits to working on the habits together. Gracious, constructive accountability can be very helpful in living for Christ.

Habit 1_Bless

Surprise the World Study_Week 2

This series is about developing habits to help us be more effective in living out God’s mission. Habits are not always easy to develop so the series will be most fruitful if the group commits to working on the habits together. Gracious, constructive accountability can be very helpful in living for Christ.

Habit 2_Eat

Surprise the World Study_Week 3

This series is about developing habits to help us be more effective in living out God’s mission. Habits are not always easy to develop so the series will be most fruitful if the group commits to working on the habits together. Gracious, constructive accountability can be very helpful in living for Christ.

Habit 3_Learning Jesus

Surprise the World Study_Week 4

This series is about developing habits to help us be more effective in living out God’s mission. Habits are not always easy to develop so the series will be most fruitful if the group commits to working on the habits together. Gracious, constructive accountability can be very helpful in living for Christ.

Habit 4_Listening to the Holy Spirit

Surprise the World Study_Week 5

This series is about developing habits to help us be more effective in living out God’s mission. Habits are not always easy to develop so the series will be most fruitful if the group commits to working on the habits together. Gracious, constructive accountability can be very helpful in living for Christ.

Habit 5_Sent – See yourself as a sent one

Surprise the World Study_Week 6

This series is about developing habits to help us be more effective in living out God’s mission. Habits are not always easy to develop so the series will be most fruitful if the group commits to working on the habits together. Gracious, constructive accountability can be very helpful in living for Christ.