In a culture guided by shiny, life-promising distractions, "enough" seems elusive and keeps us chasing the next quick fix. What if the giver of life offered freedom from this downward spiral-would you take it? In Shiny Gods, pastor and author Mike Slaughter helps readers reassess priorities to create a culture and lifestyle of giving, based on the word of God and the example of Christ. In this inspiring, challenging and humorous style, Slaughter helps us consider these topics:
Naming our idols
Money, work, and debt
Be faithful, save and give
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 144 Vendor: Abingdon Press Publication Date: 2013
Dimensions: 7.00 X 5.00 (inches) ISBN: 1426761945 ISBN-13: 9781426761942 Availability: In Stock
What happens when we truly put God first in all aspects of our lives? In a culture guided chiefly by shiny, life-promising distractions, enough seems elusive and keeps us indebted to that next source of satisfaction. What if the Giver of Life offered freedom from this downward spiralwould you take it? In shiny gods, pastor and author Mike Slaughter helps readers reassess priorities and create a culture and a lifestyle of giving with a special emphasis on missions.
Mike Slaughter is the lead pastor at Ginghamsburg Church. Under his leadership, Ginghamsburg Church has become known as an early innovator of small group ministry, the Church "media reformation" and cyber-ministry. Mike is the author of multiple books for church leaders, including Change the World, A Different Kind of Christmas, Spiritual Entrepreneurs, Real Followers, Momentum for Life, UnLearning Church, and Upside Living in a Downside Economy.