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Richard Mouw packs a lot of wisdom into a few dozen small packages. Writing in an easygoing, conversational style, Mouw here considers how the outward life of a Christian should reflect the inner workings of the Spirit. Including columns of Mouw's never before collected in book form, these pieces are alternately amusing, touching, and poignant. From the digni ...more
Kindle Edition, 144 pages
Published (first published March 1st 2006)
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Feb 22, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Summary: Short essays on the life of faith in the world, originally appearing on, and several other publications.

Richard Mouw is the former president of Fuller Theological Seminary and one of the more thoughtful and irenic commentators in evangelicalism today. This little book, with its unusual title and book cover is a great way to get acquainted with Mouw. He has collected a number of short (most are three pages or so) essays from contributions to Christianity Today, Perspectives
Mike Crews
Jun 07, 2018 rated it really liked it
An interesting collection of very brief essays

I enjoyed reading these thoughts and musings on a wide variety of subjects. It whets my appetite for more by this author.
Nov 03, 2020 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Enjoyed reading it. No deep theological insights, but small gems in this collection of short pieces.
Michael Brown
Apr 18, 2009 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
I know some have said they were unhappy with the book being a repackaging of some of Mouw's webblog writings. When I bought the book I didn't know that. A friend had told me it had just been released and would I like to read it. I said yes after reading the author's former book "Calvinism in a Las Vegas Airport" -- which is also another great book.

I will say this... I love this book... it pushes you out of your comfort zone... causing you to think hard about different issues. You might not alwa
Adam Weinert
Apr 11, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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A good little book that contains many short speeches from the president of Fuller Theological Seminary, Dr. Richard Mouw. Attending a Christian university in my undergraduate studies and a seminary, I heard many of these same mini-speeches from my schools' president, Dr. Dan Lockwood. I wish there was a book of his speeches available. ...more
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Richard John Mouw is a theologian and philosopher. He held the position of President at Fuller Theological Seminary for 20 years (1993-2013), and continues to hold the post of Professor of Faith and Public Life.

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