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Seeking Spiritual Intimacy: Journeying Deeper with Medieval Women of Faith
Life demands so much of us. From the moment we open our eyes till the moment we go to sleep, we're pulled in multiple directions and besieged with the white noise of a busy, busy world. We find ourselves worried and upset about many things. But only one thing is needed. In Seeking Spiritual Intimacy Glenn Myers introduces us to the Beguines, a network of faith communities ...more
Paperback, 220 pages
Published April 28th 2011 by IVP Books
(first published March 28th 2011)
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I greatly enjoyed this book and used it as my daily devotional. The author, Myers, does an excellent job combining history, devotional, and application in each chapter. This book focuses on the Beguines - godly women of the Middle Ages that lived devoted to God in communities throughout Germany and Belgium. The devotional aspect of this book mixed scripture, excerpts from the writings of a few notable women in the Beguine communities and themes centered on spiritual intimacy with the Lord, commu ...more