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Unlearning God : how unbelieving helped me believe / Philip Gulley.

Gulley, Philip. (Author).
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  • 13 of 30 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

6 current holds with 30 total copies.

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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria 289.6 GUL (Text) 37521530907908 AMPL Adult New Nonfiction Shelf Available -
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City 289.6 Gul (Text) 76893000267286 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 289.6092 GUL (Text) 33118000186350 Adult: New Book Checked out 10/25/2018
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Veedersburg 289.6 GUL (Text) 32808000388353 CVBPLV Adult Nonfiction On holds shelf -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville 289.6 Gul (Text) 32604000225527 DCTPLD AD New Books Checked out 10/25/2018
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville 289.6 Gul c.2 (Text) 32604000225526 DCTPLD AD New Books Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL 289.6 GUL (Text) 38217000618880 Nonfiction BPL Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Laurel PL 289.6 GUL (Text) 36241000430627 Non-fiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Aubbee Library (Leiters Ford) 289.6 GUL (Text) 33187004434268 Nonfiction Checked out 11/01/2018
Fulton Co PL - Fulton Library 289.6 GUL (Text) 33187004434276 Nonfiction Checked out 11/02/2018
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781601426529
  • ISBN: 1601426526
  • Physical Description: xvi, 201 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Convergent Books, [2018]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
And so began my life of doubt -- We revered women too much to let them lead -- My unbroken chain of impure thoughts -- God needs anger management -- The best deal ever -- I was pleased to discover God and I hated the same things -- Regarding sex -- God is everywhere, but mostly in America -- God is a trespasser -- God has a plan for my life -- The contagion of hatred -- The cancer of certainty -- The spacious life of Jesus -- Truth is seldom simple -- Sacred change -- The God remaining.
Summary, etc.:
"America’s favorite Quaker storyteller explores the terrain of faith and doubt as shaped by family, church, and young love, finding his way to a less convenient but fully formed adult spirituality. Most of us grow up taking in whole belief systems with our mother’s milk, only to discover later that what we received as being certain is actually nothing like it. And then we’re faced with a choice–retreat to spiritual security and the community that comes with it, or strike out into the unknown. With his trademark humor and down-home wisdom, Philip Gulley serves as just the spiritual director a wayward pilgrim could warm to, inviting readers into his own sometimes rollicking, sometimes daunting journey of spiritual discovery. He writes about being raised by a Catholic mother and a Baptist father across the street from a family of Jehovah’s Witnesses–all three camps convinced the others are doomed. To nearly everyone’s consternation, Philip grows up to be a Quaker and a pastor. In Unlearning God, Gulley showcases his well-loved gift as a storyteller and his acute sensibilities as a public theologian in conversations that will charm, provoke, encourage, and inspire."--Publisher's website.
Subject: Gulley, Philip.
Society of Friends > Clergy > Biography.
Quakers > Biography.
Faith.
Christian life.
Christianity > Miscellanea.

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