Life in the Spirit: Spiritual Formation in Theological Perspective  -     Edited By: Jeffrey P. Greenman, George Kalantzis
    By: Edited by Jeffrey P. Greenman & George Kalantzis
Buy Item $17.99 Retail: $25.00 Save 28% ($7.01) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

Life in the Spirit: Spiritual Formation in Theological Perspective

IVP Academic / 2010 / Paperback

$17.99 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $25.00
|
Save 28% ($7.01)
Buy 40 or more for $17.09 each.
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW838790

Current Promotions
Browse
Refine by
Advanced Search Links

Product Description

This volume, edited by Jeffrey P. Greenman and George Kalantzis, marks another compilation from the Wheaton Theology Conference. 2009's event produced the wealth of work represented here exploring the theological foundations for a faithful approach to the church practices that contribute to spiritual formation, that is, to our sanctification in the power of the Holy Spirit.

Includes essays from keynote speakers Dallas Willard and Gordon Fee as well as contributing essays by noted presenters such as Chris Hall, David Gushee, Linda Cannell, Cherith Fee Nordling and Lawrence Cunningham, this book offers a stimulating exploration of the historical, biblical and theological dimensions of spiritual formation. It will be of special interest to those who serve as pastors, spiritual directors, church ministry leaders and Christian educators.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 270
Vendor: IVP Academic
Publication Date: 2010
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches)
ISBN: 0830838791
ISBN-13: 9780830838790
Availability: In Stock

Related Products

  1. The Beauty of God: Theology and the Arts
    The Beauty of God: Theology and the Arts
    Daniel J. Treier, Mark Husbands, Roger Lundin
    IVP Academic / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $15.99 Retail: $24.00 Save 33% ($8.01)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW828432
  2. Evangelicals and Scripture: Tradition, Authority and Hermeneutics
    Evangelicals and Scripture: Tradition, Authority and Hermeneutics
    V.E. Bacote, L.C. Miguelez & D.L. Okholm
    Inter-Varsity Press / 2004 / Trade Paperback
    $17.99 Retail: $24.00 Save 25% ($6.01)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW27756
  3. Women, Ministry, and the Gospel: Exploring New Paradigms
    Women, Ministry, and the Gospel: Exploring New Paradigms
    Mark Husbands, Timothy Larsen
    Inter-Varsity Press / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $4.99 Retail: $24.00 Save 79% ($19.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW825666
  4. The Church and the Crisis of Community: A Practical Theology of Small-Group Ministry
    The Church and the Crisis of Community: A Practical Theology of Small-Group Ministry
    Theresa F. Latini
    Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Co. / 2011 / Trade Paperback
    $12.79 Retail: $29.00 Save 56% ($16.21)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW865860

Publisher's Description

This volume, edited by Jeffrey P. Greenman and George Kalantzis, marks another compilation from the Wheaton Theology Conference. 2009's event produced the wealth of work represented here exploring the theological foundations for a faithful approach to the church practices that contribute to spiritual formation, that is, to our sanctification in the power of the Holy Spirit. Including essays from keynote speakers Dallas Willard and Gordon Fee as well as contributing essays by noted presenters such as Chris Hall, David Gushee, Linda Cannell, Cherith Fee Nordling and Lawrence Cunningham, this book offers a stimulating exploration of the historical, biblical and theological dimensions of spiritual formation. It will be of special interest to those who serve as pastors, spiritual directors, church ministry leaders and Christian educators.

Author Bio

Jeffrey P. Greenman (PhD, University of Virginia) is academic dean and associate professor of theology and ethics at Regent College in Vancouver, BC, Canada. He is coauthor of and He is coeditor of numerous books including and Greenman is a member of the Society of Christian Ethics and the American Academy of Religion. George Kalantzis (Ph.D., Northwestern University) is associate professor of theology and director of The Wheaton Center for Early Christian Studies at Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois. His research and writing interests focus on the dynamic relationship between the written documents and their interpretation in early Christianity, paying particular attention to the development of christological and trinitarian thought, as well as the interplay of classical Greco-Roman and early Christian philosophical understandings of anthropology and biblical hermeneutics. He is the author of ,, coeditor with Andrew Tooley of , with Jeffrey P. Greenman of and withD. Stephen Long of , as well a numerous articles and essays on Patristic thought. He is currently completing a project on wealth and poverty titled Before coming to Wheaton College, Kalantzis taught seminary and doctoral students as they were preparing to engage the world and the church. He and his wife share this goal and vision with their Chicago area congregation where they serve in missions, the worship arts programs, and in adult and children's education.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Sacred Pathways: Discover Your Soul's Path to God
    Sacred Pathways: Discover Your Soul's Path to God
    Gary Thomas
    Zondervan / 2010 / Trade Paperback
    $9.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 33% ($5.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 4 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW329886
  2. Foundations of Spiritual Formation: A Community Approach to Becoming Like Jesus
    Foundations of Spiritual Formation: A Community Approach to Becoming Like Jesus
    Paul Pettit
    Kregel Academic & Professional / 2008 / Hardcover
    $16.99 Retail: $22.99 Save 26% ($6.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW434693
  3. 3:16 The Church Experience Leader Kit
    3:16 The Church Experience Leader Kit
    Max Lucado
    Lifeway / 2007 / DVD
    $14.99 Retail: $129.95 Save 88% ($114.96)
    3.5 Stars Out Of 5 3 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW78578
  4. The Animated Passion: For the Whole Family!
    The Animated Passion: For the Whole Family!
    Nest Family Entertainment / DVD
    $3.99 Retail: $9.98 Save 60% ($5.99)
    4 Stars Out Of 5 13 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW289497

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Christianbook.com Search