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Between Two Worlds by John R.W. Stott
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really liked it
bookshelves: preaching-pastoral, theology

Quite a wonderful book. Very practical and helpful. Stott is thorough, deliberate, witty and humble enough to glean and aggregate many wonderful quotes from a wide, wide variety of pastors, preachers, and theologians throughout church history.

The sum of the message of the book is that the preacher is bridging two worlds...the Bible and our current generation. The Bible doesn't bend to the culture, but we must ensure that in communicating the Gospel truths of scripture, we apply them to our present culture with great thoughtfulness and dexterity. We must labor to bring these two worlds together, with humility, courage, and faithfulness to God's Word.

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Reading Progress

October 15, 2015 – Started Reading
October 15, 2015 – Shelved
October 15, 2015 –
page 20
October 15, 2015 –
page 20
November 5, 2015 –
page 180
December 28, 2015 –
page 262
December 29, 2015 – Finished Reading
January 28, 2016 – Shelved as: preaching-pastoral
January 28, 2016 – Shelved as: theology

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