The Good and Beautiful Community: Following the Spirit, Extending Grace, Demonstrating Love

The Good and Beautiful Community: Following the Spirit, Extending Grace, Demonstrating Love

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by James Bryan Smith
     
 

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In the third book in the Apprentice Series, James Bryan Smith helps you to live in relationship with others as apprentices of Jesus. He shows how to bring spiritual formation and community engagement together, and he offers spiritual practices that root new, true narratives about God and the world in your soul. A Renovaré and Willow Creek Resource.See more details below

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In the third book in the Apprentice Series, James Bryan Smith helps you to live in relationship with others as apprentices of Jesus. He shows how to bring spiritual formation and community engagement together, and he offers spiritual practices that root new, true narratives about God and the world in your soul. A Renovaré and Willow Creek Resource.

Editorial Reviews

Dallas Willard
"The Apprentice Series is the best practice I have seen in Christian spiritual formation."
Todd Hunter
"Jim Smith is the most articulate, accurate and helpful writer of spiritual formation of my generation. I give this series my highest recommendation."
Richard J. Foster
"The Apprentice Series is a treasure. Dr. Smith has thought long and hard about the process of human transformation into the likeness of Jesus. I urge you to buy these books immediately! Read them and apply them. Then live them out in the context of a loving community. You will not regret doing so."
Daniel Johnson
"The Good and Beautiful Community is very readable, relatable, and practical. Recommend it to pastors, adult Sunday school teachers, small-group leaders, fans of Dallas Willard and Richard Foster, and customers interested in spiritual formation and disciplines."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780830835331
Publisher:
InterVarsity Press
Publication date:
08/04/2010
Series:
The Apprentice Series
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
207,437
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.30(h) x 1.00(d)

What People are saying about this

Todd Hunter
"Jim Smith is the most articulate, accurate and helpful writer of spiritual formation of my generation. I give this series my highest recommendation."
Todd Hunter, author of Giving Church Another Chance
Dallas Willard
"The Apprentice Series is the best practice I have seen in Christian spiritual formation."
Dallas Willard, author of The Divine Conspiracy
Richard J. Foster
"The Apprentice Series is a treasure. Dr. Smith has thought long and hard about the process of human transformation into the likeness of Jesus. I urge you to buy these books immediately! Read them and apply them. Then live them out in the context of a loving community. You will not regret doing so."
Richard J. Foster, author of Celebration of Discipline and coauthor of Longing for God

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