Christians are to be disciples and make disciples, and Texas Baptists want to do both well. The information on this page is intended to help church leaders with relationships and resources to enhance the discipleship process.


Keith Lowry

Specialist, Adult Discipleship


(214) 828-5206

Sheryl Page

Ministry Assistant, Adult Discipleship


(214) 828-5286

Baking Cakes – a recipe for discipleship


So, here’s the story. I have this friend. I’m only one of many friends he has. He’s a baker and makes the most awesome cakes. And ages ago, he gathered a bunch of his friends and sort of commissioned them to head out and enlist others to be cake bakers like him. It was a big deal, and that original group really got it! I mean, they were immediately baking cakes and enlisting others to bake cakes. The business grew exponentially.

But now, many years later, our group of cake bakers has sort of gotten off track. When we get together to talk about our... [continue]

Texas Baptist Educator's Network


The Texas Baptist Educator's Network connects leaders of education and discipleship ministries in churches across the state, to provide continuing education, fellowship, and support. There is no one-size-fits-all discipleship plan for every church, but we can learn from and encourage each other as we design ministries for our unique congregations. All pastors, directors, and ministers who oversee the education and discipleship ministries of their church are included and invited to participate. See below for more information:

Texas Baptist Educator's Retreat

Church staff leaders with responsibilities for Bible study and discipleship will gain valuable ministry insight and encouragement/connection with colleagues from across the state. Learn more...

Regional Fellowship Opportunities

These fellowship groups of education and discipleship ministers participate in a fellowship dinner every year at Annual Meeting and monthly or quarterly lunches for fellowship and discussion.Learn more...

Life Stage Discipleship Ministries


Consultations and Training Events


Our staff is available to consult on site, by phone, or by video conference with you and your church leaders regarding discipleship ministry in your church. We can also work with you and your association or area to provide leadership training events for those who lead the areas of Bible study and discipleship in your congregations. To schedule, or for more information, please contact one of our team members.

Phil Miller

Director of Discipleship
phil.miller@texasbaptists.org
(214) 828-5213

Keith Lowry

Adult Discipleship Specialist

(214) 828-5206

Jane Wilson

Youth Discipleship Specialist

(214) 828-5215

Diane Lane

Childhood Discipleship Specialist

(214) 828-5287

Basic Discipleship Resources


View our listing of discipleship materials from a variety of sources. Click here to download a basic discipleship planner in Excel format. Visit the Texas Baptists Bible Study Resources page for a list of downloadable tools and online resources.

Bible Drill & Speakers' Tournament


Bible Drill and Speakers' Tournament exists to raise up a generation of Christ followers through encouraging them to hide God's word deep in their heart and express it effectively. Browse the resources below for information on Bible Drill and Speakers' Tournament. Learn more...


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