Public Discipleship in the Marketplace (Interview w/ Dr. Amy Sherman)

Beyond personal discipleship, Dr. Amy Sherman explains what it means to make disciples in the public arena, and she shares examples of what this looks like in the marketplace.

Amy Sherman is a Senior Fellow at the Sagamore Institute and was named by Christianity Today in 2012 as one of the 50 Evangelical women most influencing the American Church and culture. She’s the author of six books and over 80 articles in periodicals including First Things, The Public Interest, The Christian Century, Christianity Today, and Books & Culture. Her most recent book is Kingdom Calling Vocational Stewardship for the Common Good, which was recently honored as Christianity Today’s Book of the Year in the Christian Living category. She holds a BA from Messiah College and a MA and PhD from the University of Virginia.

https://www.madetoflourish.org/people/amy-sherman/

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