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Questions for preachers to ask themselves (via Dallas Willard)

Dallas Willard expresses concern in The Divine Conspiracy that the idea of discipleship is lost on both the “left” and “right” sides of the theological spectrum. 184 more words

Christianity

"Soaked in the Presence of the Living Christ"

In Eternal Living, a new book reflecting on the life and teachings of Dallas Willard (who died in 2013), Richard Foster, his very good friend of forty years, writes, “ possessed in his person a spiritual formation into Christlikeness that was simply astonishing to all who were around him. 594 more words

Living As Apprentices

How To Treat A Fool

“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven:
a time to break down, and a time to build up; 1,131 more words

Lay piety - Augustine and Dallas Willard

Last night I was reading the Introduction to Kate Cooper and Julia Hillner’s volume, Religion, Dynasty, and Patronage in Early Christian Rome, 300-900, and learned one of the developments in Augustine scholarship of the 20th century was R A Markus’ work that presented a development in Augustine’s thinking in the 390s through the bishop of Hippo’s reading of St Paul. 614 more words

Classic Christianity

New Year, Big Changes

It’s been several months, readers! I apologize. It’s been a wild ride.

And really, it’s funny that my last post in September was about a DIY facial; the breakout I experienced at that time was due to a rush of progesterone, which was one of many biological clues (and one prove-it-all test) that led to this announcement to Boaz: 2,991 more words

Uncategorized Randomness

Snippets of 2014

I forget almost everything. Of all the hours/days/majority of my life spent reading books, watching films, hearing the news, listening to sermons and participating in Bible studies, and talking, talking, talking with people, I actually consciously remember a scarily tiny proportion of it. 675 more words

Life

Book Review: Eternal Living: Reflections on Dallas Willard's Teaching on Faith and Formation

I received a review copy of Eternal Living: Reflections on Dallas Willard’s Teaching on Faith and Formation from IVP. I am under no obligation to give it a positive review. 535 more words

Dallas Willard