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The radical pursuit of rest : escaping the productivity trap / John Koessler ; foreword by Mark Galli.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 248.4 KOE (Text) 31951004243439 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780830844449
  • ISBN: (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 176 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Downers Grove, Illinois : IVP Books, InterVarsity Press, [2016]

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General Note:
Includes questions for group discussion (p.[163]-171).
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographic references (pages [172]-176).
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreward by Mark Galli -- Introduction -- Restless Faith -- The God Who Rests -- Beyond the Day of Rest -- False Rest -- Rest and Ambition -- Worship as Rest -- Rest and the Digital Age -- Rest and the Future -- Final Rest.
Summary, etc.:
We live in a culture that values activity, achievement and accomplishment. We have to work all the harder then to pursue true rest in a 24/7 world that is constantly in motion. John Koessler offers honest, biblical reflections on trends in our culture and churches. He exposes misconceptions that we have regarding the concept of rest, as well as offering correction and practices to align our ideas with God's ideal.
Subject: Rest > Religious aspects > Christianity.

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