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“ There is a kind of listening with half an ear that presumes already to know what the other person has to say. It is an impatient, inattentive listening, that despises the brother and is only waiting for a chance to speak and thus get rid of the other person. This is no fulfillment of our obligation, and it is certain that here too our attitude toward our brother only reflects our relationship to God. It is little wonder that we are no longer capable of the greatest service of listening that God ...more ”
“ Fortunately, God made all varieties of people with a wide variety of interests and abilities. He has called people of every race and color who have been hurt by life in every manner imaginable. Even the scars of past abuse and injury can be the means of bringing healing to another. What wonderful opportunities to make disciples! ”
[close] Members of this group will be reading Dietrich Bonhoeffer's The Cost of Discipleship at their own pace over several months. We will start officially in September immediately after Labor Day, but participants are encouraged to start when they choose.
11 members, last active 4 years ago
Come explore life with God and books on Christian Theology and Spirituality through reading, thi…more
[close] Come explore life with God and books on Christian Theology and Spirituality through reading, thinking, praying and living.
1 member, last active 10 years ago
This group's purpose is to bring out books that he'll to advance the things that Jesus told beli…more
[close] This group's purpose is to bring out books that he'll to advance the things that Jesus told believers to do in the Great Commission: - To preach the Gospel - To make disciples - To heal the sick - To cast out demons - To cleanse the lepers - To raise the dead Also, things to do with Holy Spirits work to "lead us into all truth," the gifts that He brings, or anything to do with the Kingdom of God. We're here to bring the first century church back into real life, and to see the raw power of God displayed in every individual in the body of Christ.
10 members, last active 3 years ago
[close] a place to find and share recommendations of good books that have deeply influenced your life in following Jesus more consistently
8 members, last active 7 years ago
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