Listen God Is Calling

God Is Calling! author D. Michael Bennethum presents Martin Luther's teaching on vocation as a resource both for individual believers, helping them find deeper meaning in their ordinary daily labors; and for congregations, encouraging them ...

Listen  God Is Calling

The Christian faith has implications for all of life. Yet, many Christians do not make the connection between the resources of their faith and the challenges they face in daily life and work. God's call to faithful living is often understood primarily in terms of being involved in church-sponsored ministries. In Listen! God Is Calling! author D. Michael Bennethum presents Martin Luther's teaching on vocation as a resource both for individual believers, helping them find deeper meaning in their ordinary daily labors; and for congregations, encouraging them to develop a climate that supports their members at work.

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Listen! God Is Calling!
Language: en
Pages: 95
Authors: D. Michael Bennethum
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-07-29 - Publisher: Augsburg Books

The Christian faith has implications for all of life. Yet, many Christians do not make the connection between the resources of their faith and the challenges they face in daily life and work. God's call to faithful living is often understood primarily in terms of being involved in church-sponsored ministries.
God in the Raging Waters
Language: en
Pages: 93
Authors: Paul Blom
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Augsburg Books

Hurricanes Katrina and Rita caused enormous damage and loss of life in the Gulf Coast region in late summer and fall of 2005. Lutherans living in the region and church buildings near the destruction were hit with great losses. The crisis called forth an outpouring of aid and service that
Living Lutheran
Language: en
Pages: 96
Authors: Dave Daubert
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-01-01 - Publisher: Augsburg Books

Kelly Fryer's book Reclaiming the L Word introduced one congregation's journey through renewal. Now Dave Daubert provides a practical how-to guide that will enable church leaders to help individual congregations walk through the process for themselves. Creative and informative, the book provides a straightforward approach that helps congregations reclaim Lutheran
Signs of Belonging
Language: en
Pages: 94
Authors: Mary E. Hinkle
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Augsburg Books

Signs of Belonging: Luther's Marks of the Church and the Christian Life explores Luther's teaching on the seven marks of the church: possession of the Word, Baptism, Sacrament of the Altar, Office of the Keys, Office of Ministry, Discipleship, and the cross (suffering on account of one's faith). How do
Reclaiming the C Word
Language: en
Pages: 120
Authors: Kelly A. Fryer
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Augsburg Books

God is up to something! God is on a mission to save and bless the world, and God calls the church to be part of this mission. That means getting focused, setting people free, taking action, expecting surprises, and being hopeful. A church on God's mission isn't a building or