Renewal individually and corporately are part of the believer’s life and part of the church’s life over history. Ken discusses renewals or revivals historically and. Designed for use as a college or seminary course, Conformed to His Image helps depth, Dr. Kenneth Boa corrects our tendency to pick and compartmentalize. Selected chapters of Conformed to His Image are posted with permission by the author. Connect on Facebook: Kenneth Boa. 1. Process.
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The reader is offered varying perspectives in a balanced manner that seeks to uphold Scripture above all. With chapter overviews and objectives, questions for personal application, a glossary, and a list of key terms, Conformed to His Image will prove a defining text for the student, pastor, and church leader of today.
The answers to many questions are here. Part of the book tends to be bizarre, as well as Whitney’s resource on Spiritual Disciplines gives a more practical discussion on the disciplines. And, rather than that being an excuse for staying in our comfort zones and never trying anything new, he encourages readers to look for ways to grow; to pursue and see God in a new way.
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Exploring twelve approaches to Christian spirituality in depth, Dr. It is one of the most powerful books I’ve hiss read because it informed and nurtured one of the greatest spiritual growth periods of my whole life! What does a relationship with God look like and how do voa obtain it? The world tells us that what we achieve and accomplish determines who we are, but the Scriptures teach that who we are in Christ should be the basis for what we do.
Boa shows how each spiritual paradigm discussed is just one important facet in the gem of authentic and powerful New Testament living. Falling in Love with God.
Love Gratitude and Rewards. I thought the chapter on corporate spirituality was exceptional.
Subscribe If you enjoyed this article, subscribe to receive more just like it. Contact me at josie josievance. There is a lot to chew on in this book that deals with the development of Christian spirituality.
This should be a seminary text That does not mean that Conformed is small or short by an means. I wouldn’t start Conformed unless you are prepared to put the time eknneth it that it takes to study Biblical spiritual formation. Be the first to ask a question about Conformed to His Image. Nov 03, Jason Kanz rated it it was amazing.
This is a good resource on Spiritual Formation and Spiritual Disciplines. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
Dec 21, Tom Bazan rated it it was amazing Shelves: Trust Gratitude and Contentment. Jul 06, Leigh McLeroy rated it really liked it. This helped me to become a more disciplined Christian, as well as more contemplative.
David Bielby rated it it was amazing Jun 28, Victor Hussaini Fai says: Jul 20, Nathan Parker rated it really liked it. Moving on to 6 Devotional Spiritualitythe reader develops his or box understanding of the intimacy believers can experience with God as they draw near to him, and in the facet of 7 Holistic SpiritualityBoa emphasizes booa necessity of a faith-walk that encompasses the entire life of the believer rather than compartmentalized faith.
Account Options Sign in. Conformed to His Image: Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply. Unlike many Christian books, which either generally confirm what you already believe or are completely in a different camp, Boa recognizes the richness of Christian tradition and how it influences our spirituality.
I conformer deeply challenged by this book.
Conformed to His Image: Biblical and Practical Approaches to Spiritual Formation
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Nov 13, Carla rated it really liked it Recommends it for: These facets resonated with me deeply. Hardcoverpages. It is… beneficial to stretch ourselves through deliberate exposure to the ones we tend to resist. Below is a summary of what each facet entails. The biggest point of Conformed might be growth.
Process spirituality focuses on the process by which we live out of our identity in Christ, again an inside out mindset. Thanks for telling us about the problem. The Gifts of the Spirit. I’ll be chewing on this book and what I’ve read for the rest of my life. What Are the Spiritual Disciplines?
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Dec 28, Tony Wolfe rated it it was amazing. My number two pick No trivia or quizzes yet. Boa also provides a great description of the Holy Spirit’s person and work in the lives of every believer. Disciplined spiritually opened my mind up to the many practices we can do kennetn allow God to work in us, balancing out our doing and our depending on Him.