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How to believe : teachers and seekers show the way to a modern, life-changing faith

Author: Jon Spayde
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A collection of portraits profiles individuals from all walks of Christianity--mystics, theologians, mission leaders, criminals, priests, and others--who describe their individual path to faith, Christian practice, and beliefs.
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Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jon Spayde
ISBN: 9781400064021 1400064023
OCLC Number: 145940581
Description: xvii, 213 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Don't Think About God / Richard Rohr 3 --
Hold On in Dry Times / Elizabeth J. Andrew 8 --
Keep Faith Simple / Kosuke Koyama 13 --
Enter into Relationship / Victoria Queen, Allen Queen 18 --
Don't Be "Churchy" / Mary Forsythe 27 --
Throw Out Your Outmoded Ideas of God / John Shelby Spong 34 --
Look for God Everywhere and in Everyone / Matt Epp 43 --
Give Your Whole Self to God / Cyndi Dale 50 --
Accept the Mystery / Liz Kelly 56 --
Follow God's Promptings Wherever They Lead / Matt Helling 61 --
Let God Heal Your Pain / Larry Lee 66 --
Be Intimate with God / Tina Engstrom, Tom Engstrom 74 --
Find a Practice That Works for You / James W. Jones 82 --
Be a Spiritual Explorer / Joyce Rupp 89 --
Expect Miracles / Thien-an Dang 94 --
Be God's Partner / Peter Gardiner-Harding 99 --
Accept That God Can Handle Anything / Leonard Griffin 104 --
Stay Open to New Revelations / Carie Gross 109 --
Go With God's Flow / Cynthia Williams 114 --
Avoid Both Absolutism and Relativism / Irving (Yitz) Greenberg 120 --
Unite with All Life / William Bryant Logan 127 --
Be Honest About What You Don't Understand / Leo Lefebure 133 --
Accept Where You Are / Anna Bradshaw 141 --
Honor Other Paths / Joan Kirby 146 --
Focus on the Good / Chuck Robison 152 --
Find the Truth for Yourself / George Bassilios 159 --
Understand Traditional Truth in Fresh Ways / Aiden Enns 165 --
Cultivate Readiness and Willingness / Helen Hansen 172 --
Ask: What Did Jesus Do? / Jim Rigby 178 --
Trust That God Loves You for Who You Are / Gerald Gafford 186 --
Let Yourself Be Crucified / Gangaji 192 --
Don't Think About God / Pier Giorgio di Cicco 198.
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A collection of portraits profiles individuals from all walks of Christianity--mystics, theologians, mission leaders, criminals, priests, and others--who describe their individual path to faith, Christian practice, and beliefs.

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