Travel the Highways of Advent | An Advent Study for Adults
Engage in spiritual practices and grow in faith during Advent. This thematic Bible study is designed to be used by individuals and small groups during the Advent 2014 season. This book is based on the particular pathways to Jesus during Advent. In addition to the main content, each chapter offers questions for reflection and discussion, a brief prayer, and a focus for the week.
The focus emerges from the chapter content and encourages the readers to engage in spiritual practice or do something specific that will help them grow in faith. On the whole, this thematic seasonal Bible study series is designed for transformation and for applying the study of the Bible to everyday, practical life experience. It is intended to nurture and encourage faith development and spiritual growth.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Stan Purdum was a parish minister in Ohio for several years. He currently works as a freelance writer and editor. He writes curriculum for Cokesbury and edits Emphasis and Proclaim, both nationally circulated preaching journals. He formerly was executive editor of Homiletics, the most widely used preaching resource in America. He has a D.Min. from Drew University Theological School. His other books include Roll Around Heaven All Day and Playing in Traffic, both accounts of his long distance bicycle journeys, as well as New Mercies I See, a collection of parish stories of God's grace. Stan and his wife, Jeanine, live in North Canton, Ohio. They have three grown children.
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