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Gift Oddly Wrapped: The spiritual journey of seeking sacred, ironic gift rather than dwelling on the pain.
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You set the price! Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
We all know people who suffer greatly, yet gracefully. Explore in poetry and reflection the depths of intimate, personal faith ~ journeying with God and each other to transform the pain of loss into the joy of co-creating with God. Patrick's contemplative soul startles us to see grace's abundance. Suggested price: $3-5. Additional generosity helps those strapped also get a copy. Thank you!
The Call to Serve: An Examination of the Deacon and Servant's Ministry in the Church
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
In this book, we will examine the history and subsequent development of the Deacon's office in the Church. In addition, we will learn how the first men who were appointed to serve in the Church are the standard for which deacons and servants are to evaluate their service today. In doing so, the Church, deacons, and those called to serve will benefit from mutual understanding and cooperation.
Deacon Sam
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Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Short story (or character sketch) about Sam, from my novel, Syzygy. Nice little story even if you didn't read Syzygy, especially if you're Catholic. :) Takes place after Syzygy. Sam is a deacon on his way to becoming a priest. With Sam's too casual manner and messy appearance, Father O'Malley worries the young man doesn't have what it takes to make a holy priest. But Sam is more than he seems.
The Preacher
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,950. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Suspense
What if the Devil himself grew a church, only to destroy it? That's the question surrounding Owen Tisdale, the new pastor of Crown of Thorns Baptist Church in Dallas. Andrea Cormeaux, once a child faith healer, experiences a resurgence of her latent gift, and with the help of her own gifted daughter Elizabeth and an elderly deacon, she tries to stop Tisdale and the church's spiritual inferno.
An Examination of the Practice of Ordination in Southern Baptist Churches
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Pastoral Resources
Ordination has always been an important ritual in most churches and denominations, particularly Southern Baptists churches. But where did the practice of ordination originate? Does ordination have any biblical basis? Can we point to Scripture passages that define the why and how of ordination? This book attempts to answer those questions on ordination.
My Role As A Deacon
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theology
The book shares with its readers relevant and biblical insights as it relates to the role of the deacon in the local church
Church Leadership Series: The Pastor & The Deacon
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theology
This book shares with its readers relevant and biblical insights as it relates to the role of church leaders (the pastor and the deacon).