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Listening for God : a minister's journey through silence and doubt

Author: Renita J Weems
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"No one is prepared to endure the long silence that follows a season of intimacy with God. It is the hardest things to talk about, and it is the hardest thing to in the spiritual journey to prepare for."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Weems, Renita J., 1954-
Listening for God.
New York : Simon & Schuster, ©1999
(OCoLC)988747782
Named Person: Renita J Weems; Renita J Weems
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Renita J Weems
ISBN: 0684833239 9780684833231 0684863138 9780684863139
OCLC Number: 40542942
Description: 204 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: ContentsPrefaceChapter One: The Mystery of Silence and PrayerStumbling in the SilenceAround and AroundSurrender to the SilenceBelieving in BelievingA Chance EncounterTeach Us to PrayI Know Why Sarah LaughedSimplicityThe Longest PrayerOrdinary TimeBlessed QuietnessSaint FallowCome SundayChapter Two: The Mystery of MinistryAnd the Word Became FleshRevivalI Too Have a DreamThe Welcome TableThe Tap of an AngelHoly GroundThe Itinerant JourneyChapter Three: The Mystery of Marriage and MotheringBehold, I Show You a MysteryMother's DayThe Grace of Daily ObligationIf I Knew Then What I Know NowFidelityChapter Four: The Mystery of MiraclesEternal LifeThe Music of NoiseLord, There's Been a Great Change in MeEmmausThe Last Day for MiraclesBehold, I Show You a MysteryWhen the Bush Stops BurningBibliography
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One of America's most respected ministers teaches readers how to reignite their faith when their once warm and comforting relationship with God is interrupted by a period of spiritual isolation.  Read more...

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