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Title:Earthy Mysticism: Spirituality for Unspiritual People
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Publisher:Abingdon Press
ISBN:1426725469
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Number of Pages:122
Category:Theology, Spirituality, Religion, Church

Earthy Mysticism: Spirituality for Unspiritual People by Tex Sample

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Blue Collar Ministry: Facing Economic And Social Realities Of Working People, The Loyal Opposition, Blue Collar Resistance and the Politics of Jesus: Doing Ministry with Working Class Whites, Powerful Persuasion: Multimedia Witness in Christian Worship, The Spectacle of Worship in a Wired World, White Soul: Country Music, the Church and Working Americans, Hard Living People & Mainstream Christians, Earthy Mysticism: Spirituality for Unspiritual People, U.S. Lifestyles and Mainline Churches: A Key to Reaching People in the 90's, Ministry in an Oral Culture: Living with Will Rogers, Uncle Remus, and Minnie Pearl
Challenging the church to break the yoke of middle class captivity and join with Christ who lives among the poor and marginalized Tex Sample addresses exactly what kind of worship preaching and Christian education meet the needs of hard living people br br Sample presents a revealing look at the church and its interactions and motivations for involvement with hard living people It also provides practical positive steps that will help you minister to them more effectively, When it comes to communicating the gospel through new media and technologies churches are often faced with one of two bad options Either they can reject these new vehicles for sharing the faith as not the way we ve always done it or they can uncritically embrace them failing to see that when not understood properly these media can obscure the gospel message just as much as they can communicate it If they are going to reach the generations formed by electronic culture churches must engage in a new evangelism one that makes use of new technologies and cultural expressions Sample explains how the electronic generations receive and process the information communicated by new media and how the ways in which our consumerist culture makes use of those media are not good models for how the church can employ them to spread the message of Jesus Christ br br Read the Introduction now, This book will help pastors educated in the literate culture of academia bridge the cultural gap between them and those in their congregations who verbalize their faith in proverbs and stories Tex Sample suggests some implications for preaching teaching and counseling and discusses how questions of morality and social change are handled by people who think in terms of communal relationship rather than abstract theory, To be faithful to the gospel all ministry must be i indigenous i it must participate in the distinctive practices and perspectives of the people among whom ministry is taking place Because our society tends to ignore or deny the reality of class divisions and prejudice too many congregational leaders know too little about the world of working class whites Continuing his groundbreaking work on class and American religion Sample opens up the lives and lifestyles of working class whites in order to engage with them in authentic and transformational ministry br br From the em Circuit Rider em review Tex Sample has written one of the most fun books to read on ministry that you will ever come across Weaving philosophy theology country western lyrics and stories throughout the book Sample at once delights and provokes us to think about the way in which we live out church in this day and age Click here to read the whole review