Bringing innovation
to the Church

The BeADisciple Study App has grown out of a dream that began in the 1980s to bring the latest technology to the Christian church.

Richard and Julia Wilke Institute for Discipleship

Creator of the BeADisciple Study App

Chartered in 2001 to carry forward the  legacy of United Methodist bishop Richard Wilke and his wife and collaborator Julia, the institute is dedicated to providing quality Christian resources to both lay people and clergy. Located at Southwestern College, a United Methodist school in Winfield, Kansas, the institute specializes in distance learning, and the app is its latest step toward expanding the power of the Bible and small-group study. Other ministries include Christian continuing education courses at and call discernment and resources for youth, young adults, and the ministries that serve them at  Learn more about the work of the Institute at

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