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Candlelight
     

Candlelight

by Susan S. Phillips
 

ISBN-10: 0819222976

ISBN-13: 9780819222978

Pub. Date: 03/01/2008

Publisher: Church Publishing, Incorporated

Candlelight offers an intimate view of spiritual direction through written re-enactments of actual spiritual direction sessions. The experiential practice is accompanied by theoretical and theological foundations guiding it. The book includes the stories of nine men and women whose stories illustrate how the journey of Christian discipleship is helped by spiritual

Overview

Candlelight offers an intimate view of spiritual direction through written re-enactments of actual spiritual direction sessions. The experiential practice is accompanied by theoretical and theological foundations guiding it. The book includes the stories of nine men and women whose stories illustrate how the journey of Christian discipleship is helped by spiritual direction.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780819222978
Publisher:
Church Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/01/2008
Series:
Spiritual Directors International
Edition description:
Large Print
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
733,963
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.61(d)

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Table of Contents

Contents

Preface          

Acknowledgments          

Introduction: Understanding and Seeing Spiritual Direction          

PART ONE. BEGINNING          

1. Shall We Dance?          

2. Held in the Current: Grant          

3. Remembering the Pasture: Leah          

4. A Face in the Mirror: David          

5. Forgetting to Ask "Why?": Melissa          

6. Straining to Listen: Charles          

7. Fully Alive: Jim          

8. God's Embrace: Carl          

9. Crossing the Road: John          

10. "Is This a Little Strange for You, Sweetie?": Ruth          

PART TWO. JOURNEYING          

11. Encountering Suffering and Love          

12. Commissioned: Leah          

13. Stepping Stones: Carl          

14. Bearing Witness to What Faith Allows: Ruth          

15. Rainbows—Welcome and Unwelcome: Grant          

16. Open Hands: Charles          

17. The God You Believe In: Jim          

18. Praying over Jerusalem: John          

19. The Tree That You Are: Melissa          

20. "It's Not about Me": David          

PART THREE. FRUITION          

21. Planted by the Waters          

22. "To Whom Shall I Go?": Grant          

23. Deep Struggle, Deep Calling: Jim          

24. The Greatest of These Is Love: John          

25. Afloat in a Coracle: David          

26. A Broader Gift: Leah          

27. Releasing the Parking Brake: Charles          

28. The Spirit's Dwelling Place: Ruth          

29. Fruit in Lent: Carl          

30. "But I Trusted in Your Steadfast Love": Melissa          

Conclusion: God's Holy Habitation          


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