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Not as Bad as the Truth: Memoirs of an Unorthodox Evangelical

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David Pawson is one of the most fascinating characters and sharpest thinkers in the evangelical church. Not As Bad As The Truth is Pawson's written legacy to the Church. It will summarise the essence of his "unorthodox evangelical" theology, including his beliefs on baptism, Israel, salvation, the End Times, male leadership, and divorce and remarriage. It will also discuss with honesty and insight the most significant events of his personal life, childhood and formative years, his failing health, and the ...

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Overview

David Pawson is one of the most fascinating characters and sharpest thinkers in the evangelical church. Not As Bad As The Truth is Pawson's written legacy to the Church. It will summarise the essence of his "unorthodox evangelical" theology, including his beliefs on baptism, Israel, salvation, the End Times, male leadership, and divorce and remarriage. It will also discuss with honesty and insight the most significant events of his personal life, childhood and formative years, his failing health, and the blessings and challenges of family life.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780340864272
  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton, Ltd.
  • Publication date: 4/1/2006
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 537,563
  • Product dimensions: 5.10 (w) x 7.70 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Table of Contents

Forewords
Sir Cliff Richard OBE     ix
Jennifer Rees-Larcombe     xi
Prologue: 'It Always Happens to David'     xiii
Family Trees     1
Father to the Man     7
From Plough to Pulpit     21
Finding My Feet     37
Arabia via Yorkshire     47
Watery Watershed     61
Chalfont St Peter     70
Sermons Galore     79
When the Wind Blows     89
Let My People Stay     102
Guildford and Millmead     118
Miscellaneous Ministry     132
Invisible Congregation     144
Travels with a Jumbo     155
The Wandering Gentile     169
Unorthodox Evangelical     180
Burdens, Books and Bible     192
Both in Love with the Same Man     201
'Usually in the Flesh'     217
Epilogue: 'Not as Bad as the Truth'     229
Names Dropped     233
Books Written     235
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