The Good and Beautiful Community: Following the Spirit, Extending Grace, Demonstrating Love [NOOK Book]

Overview

In this third book in the Apprentice Series, James Bryan Smith helps us know how to live in relationship with others as apprentices of Jesus. "Apprentices of Jesus are not part-time do-gooders," he writes. "They live in continuous contact with the kingdom of God, and are constantly men and women
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The Good and Beautiful Community: Following the Spirit, Extending Grace, Demonstrating Love

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Overview

In this third book in the Apprentice Series, James Bryan Smith helps us know how to live in relationship with others as apprentices of Jesus. "Apprentices of Jesus are not part-time do-gooders," he writes. "They live in continuous contact with the kingdom of God, and are constantly men and women
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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."
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780830861255
  • Publisher: InterVarsity Press
  • Publication date: 7/21/2010
  • Series: Apprentice Series
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 147,947
  • File size: 411 KB

Meet the Author

A Spiritual Formation Workbook, Devotional Classics (with Richard Foster), Embracing the Love of God, Rich Mullins: An Arrow Pointing to Heaven and Room of Marvels.
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Table of Contents

Introduction
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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 8, 2014

    Very Good

    I have been reading through this book with my church and it really gives some insights into the church community; what we're currently doing, what we should be doing as a community, and how to begin implementing the changes. This is the last book in the series and it gives a nice wholistic approach to living life as Christ wants us to live I highly recommend the series and it is especially good for small or large groups.

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