Author: Esau, Terry, 1954-
Title: Surprise me : a 30-day faith experiment
Edition: 1st ed.
Publication Information: Colorado Springs, CO : NavPress, 2005.
Physical Description: 201 p. : 21 cm.
Summary: “Surprise me, God.” What if you started the next thirty days with those three words? No agendas, no plans other than waiting on God with eager anticipation of what is about to happen next.
Surprise Me invites you to approach your spiritual life with openness and an eye for the unexpected to discover God working in the everyday moments in your life, fro the spectacular to the mundane. Through his own journey with the “Surprise Me” faith experiment, author Terry Esau illustrates how the good and bad surprises of life draw you into a deeper relationship with God.
Subject Terms: Trust in God.
Spiritual life — Christianity.
Author: Bankson, Marjory Zoet
Title: Seasons of friendship : Naomi and Ruth as a model for relationship / Marjory Zoet Bankson
Publisher: Minneapolis : Augsburg Books, ©2005.
Series: Women to walk with series.
Edition/Format: Book : English : New rev. ed
Summary: Drawing on the biblical story of Ruth and Naomi, Bankson explores what we can learn from their unique friendship that survived marriages and moves, death and displacement. Bankson proposes that we need different kinds of friendships in different seasons of our lives. Stories from the author’s own life illustrate the contemporary aspects of Ruth and Naomi’s journey. The concluding chapter presents a unique perspective on the Book of Ruth as a parable of our friendship with God. The first title in the Women to Walk With series, Seasons of Friendship includes personal journaling themes for reflection and a study guide with discussion questions and group exercises.
Ruth — (Biblical figure)
Naomi — (Biblical figure)
Friendship — Biblical teaching.