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Pursuing God's will together : a discernment practice for leadership groups

Author: R Ruth Barton
Publisher: Downers Grove, Ill. : IVP Books/Formatio, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Pursuing God's Will Together, Transforming Center founder Ruth Haley Barton provides a trustworthy process that enables Christian leaders to actively seek God together. Based on her experience as well as consultations with pastors and other leaders, the step-by-step guidance, personal reflection questions and community practices will help your leadership team become a community for discernment.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Barton, R. Ruth, 1960-
Pursuing God's will together.
Downers Grove, Ill. : IVP Books/Formatio, c2012
253 pages ; 22 cm.
(DLC) 2012005246
(OCoLC)778417012
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: R Ruth Barton
ISBN: 9781461942788 1461942780 9780830869787 0830869786
OCLC Number: 867567418
Description: 1 online resource (253 pages)
Contents: The heart of spiritual leadership --
Learning to see --
Beginning with spiritual transformation --
Leaders who are discerning --
Community at the leadership level --
Values that undergird community --
Practices for opening to God together --
Practices for listening to each other --
A covenant that protects community --
Get ready: preparing for the discernment process --
Get set: from decision making to discernment --
Go!: discerning God's will together --
But does it work?
Responsibility: Ruth Haley Barton.

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In Pursuing God's Will Together, Transforming Center founder Ruth Haley Barton provides a trustworthy process that enables Christian leaders to actively seek God together. Based on her experience as well as consultations with pastors and other leaders, the step-by-step guidance, personal reflection questions and community practices will help your leadership team become a community for discernment.

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