Liminal Reality and Transformational Power: Revised Edition: Transition, Renewal and Hope

Liminal Reality and Transformational Power: Revised Edition: Transition, Renewal and Hope

by Timothy Carson



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780718894016
Publisher: Lutterworth Press, The
Publication date: 04/28/2016
Edition description: Revised
Pages: 110
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x (d)

About the Author

Timothy Carson is Senior Minister at the Broadway Christian Church in Columbia, Missouri, and holds the Doctor of Ministry, Master of Divinity and Bachelor of Education degrees. He is the author of several works that explore the intersection between Christian faith and culture such as 'Your Calling as a Christian', 'The Square Root of God: Mathematical Metaphors' and 'Spiritual Tangents and Six Doors to the Seventh Dimension'.

Table of Contents

Foreword to the Revised Edition

Part I
Chapter 1. Anthropology and the Rites of Passage
Chapter 2. Life, Death and Rebirth
Chapter 3. On Being There All the Time
Chapter 4. The Inside of the Outside
Chapter 5. In Our Stars or in Our Genes
Chapter 6. Continuity and Context
Chapter 7. Present Day Passage
Chapter 8. More Than Madness

Part II
Introduction to Part II
Chapter 9. The Liminal Locale of Hospitalization
Chapter 10. Higher Education as Liminal Domain
Chapter 11. In Season and Out of Season
Chapter 12. Liturgy Betwixt and Between
Chapter 13. Caring Through the Passage
Chapter 14. The Transforming Tribe
Chapter 15.

Epilogue: The Minister as Liminal Being
Appendix 1. Biblical References in which the Number Forty Serves as Symbol of Liminal Reality
Appendix 2. The Rites of Passage Model
Appendix 3. The Cyclical Rites of Passage Model
Appendix 4. Congregational Resources for Initiation, Ritual and Rites of Passage
Appendix 5. Scriptural Resources

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