Where do you listen for God? In this collection of stories and essays from writers such as John Updike, Anne Tyler, and Carol Bly, the challenge is to pay attention everywhere. Listening for God is a resource intended to help you investigate how life and faith merge in surprising ways and places. Contemporary American literature may not be the most predictable place to listen for God, but it may well turn out to be among the most rewarding. This reader includes eight selections, brief author profiles, and reflection questions.
Features- Excellent contemporary literature helps participants realize the presence of God in many places and relationships- Gives leaders a new approach for nurturing spiritual growth- Easy-to-use Leader Guide with questions and suggested responses- Small group format helps build community