Many of us have tried various spiritual activities--church services, meditation nurturing our souls through listening to spiritual teachers or reading books by those who seem to be ahead of us. And yet we feel empty. We have questions like
What is spirituality?Do all religious leaders basically say the same things?How do I find what works for me?What is so unique about Jesus?Why is it so hard to stay spiritually focused?How can I pray?
Rick Richardson leads you to explore all these questions, offering help in this study guide for developing the spiritual side of life in a way that will last.
About the Author
An ordained priest with the Anglican Mission in America, Rick runs the evangelism and leadership program at Wheaton College Graduate School and is associate national director for evangelism with InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA.
Table of ContentsIntroduction: What Does It Mean to Be Spiritual?
One: What is Spirituality? - John 13:1-17
Two: Do All Religious Leaders Say Basically the Same Things? - John 14:1-14; 5:17-18
Three: How Do I Find What Works for Me? - John 15:1-11
Four: What's So Unique About Jesus? - John 15:12-15; Romans 5:6-11; 2 Corinthians 5:21; Ephesians 2:8-10
Five: Why Is It So Hard to Stay Spiritually Focused? - Mark 4:1-20
Six: How Can I Pray? - John 17:1-4; Luke 18-1-14
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