Fri 22 Aug 2014 @ 16:03
RT @WmCollinsBooksOff to #greenbelt2014 with the wonderful Mpho Tutu. Hear her talk about #forgiveness & her father @TheDesmondTutu: Sat 10am&7.15pm, Sun 2pm
Author(s): Samuel Wells
Does God heal? Where do I turn when my faith is fragile? How can I face my own death? Is there a gospel for the rich? In brief, to-the-point chapters, respected preacher and ethicist Samuel Wells lucidly and compassionately explores topics Christians are often reluctant to face--death, weakness, power, difference, faith, and living life to the full--and offers down-to-earth help in overcoming common fears in the life of faith. "The heart of the gospel speaks into the most numbing and terrifying moments of our lives with words of hope and joy amid fear and bewilderment," writes Wells. This book provides an intellectually rigorous but scripturally rooted and theologically accessible engagement with questions of faith.