Published September 1997
by Tyndale House Publishers .
Written in English
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Active Spirituality: Grace and Effort in the Christian Life. In Active Spirituality, Brian Hedges allows us to read someone else's mail. In a series of warm pastoral letters, written to a young Christian, the letter's recipient dives into the paradox of grace and effort in the life of faith/5(14). The Active Life is Parker J. Palmer's deep and graceful exploration of a spirituality for the busy, sometimes frenetic lives many of us lead. Telling evocative stories from a variety of religious traditions, including Taoist, Jewish, and Christian, Palmer shows that the spiritual life does not mean /5(24). Everyday Divine: A Catholic Guide to Active Spirituality helps busy readers explore different ways to achieve a place of stillness and peace while remaining very much in the world. In fact, the day-to-day activities of life become the pathway to prayer — even the prayer itself/5(7). Active Spirituality: Grace and Effort in the Christian Life - Kindle edition by Hedges, Brian G.. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Active Spirituality: Grace and Effort in the Christian Life/5(33).
Active Spirituality is a pastoral application of the doctrine of the perseverance of the saints, exposited and applied through a series of fictional letters delivered to Chris(tian). Link Your Spirituality is a website by author and speaker Kent Ira Groff who invites you to link your spirituality with life. Kent Ira Groff ‘s newest book HONEST TO GOD PRAYER Here’s a storehouse of resources for contemplative active living so you can mine the Treasure within and follow the Light. Stay linked through social networks. Readers of Active Spirituality who have not read Christ Formed in You will be well served and strengthened in reading both. The essence of Active Spirituality is to give a biblically faithful presentation of the doctrine of the perseverance of the saints. As Brian rightly emphasizes throughout the book, this doctrine has balanced emphasis on. Active Spirituality: A Non-Devotional Guide. Through his insightful explanation of selected Proverbs and his practical Spirituality in Action suggestions, Charles Swindoll effectively challenges Christians to understand that ultimately spirituality is something you do/5(13).
Active Spirituality: grace and effort in the Christian life © by Brian Hedges Published by Shepherd Press pages “Acedia” n. spiritual or mental sloth; apathy. Thomas Aquinas wrote about it in the 13th century. Brian Hedges writes about it in the 21st century. Medieval monks worried about it in the midst of their solitude. We confront it in our media age. The book promotes the freeness of God’s love, but falls short because it does not present a clear gospel. It also leaves many open questions about his views. Manning’s book, The Signature of Jesus, answers many of those questions, and raises a number of additional ones. What Is Contemplative Spirituality? Active Spirituality: A Guide for Seekers and Ministers by Kent Ira Groff. A practical guidebook for the inquiring layperson seeking a holistic, intelligent look at the spiritual life, and for the pastor or religious professional seeking a systematic framework and spiritual practices to re-ignite the flame of faith. It's written from a Buddhist perspective, but is applicable to any philosophy. The book included lots of stories about people facing their aging and ultimate deaths and had contemplative exercises to do, as well as a schedule for a do it yourself spiritual retreat/5.