Preachers, Churches, Saints . . . and More by J. Mark JordanPreachers, Churches, Saints . . . and More by J. Mark Jordan

Preachers, Churches, Saints . . . and More

byJ. Mark Jordan

Paperback | August 15, 2016

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Is the pace of your life too fast to know what’s happening?  Are you too busy taking care of things to pay attention to the road you’re traveling?  If you’re inundated in church work, you will find something for you in Preachers, Churches, Saints . . . and More.  J. Mark Jordan helps you to see ordinary things from a new perspective. His introduction explains why this is so vital: 

“The contemporary church must be on high alert. Our adversary has weaponized the most innocuous aspects of daily life, turning almost everything into a potential threat. Allies have become adversaries, traditional bastions of support have been transformed into insidious forces of evil, and the whole of Christianity approaches a Gladwellian
tipping point. A feckless attitude toward the present predicament could not be more dangerous. It is time to focus, commit, stand strong and go proactive.”

For those just out of the starting blocks, or those nearing the finish line, you may get exactly what you need to keep going and finish strong.

Raised in the Midwest, J. Mark Jordan now lives in Sylvania, Ohio with his wife, Sandy. They have three grown children, all married, and three grandchildren. Mark earned a Bachelor of Science in Human Relations from the University of Toledo, and has spent his career as a pastor, organizational official, and author. He stays busy writi...
Title:Preachers, Churches, Saints . . . and MoreFormat:PaperbackDimensions:210 pages, 8.27 × 5.83 × 0.44 inPublished:August 15, 2016Publisher:OWL of HopeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1942923171

ISBN - 13:9781942923176

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Table of Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTSIntroductionPart 1Preachers1. Feed My Sheep 2. Wilderness Rants 3. Saints in the Hands of an Angry Preacher 4. Beyond Face Value: Why WYSIWYG Doesn't Work in Church5. Turbulence 6. Before You Preach That Sermon 7. The Asymmetry of Functionality 8. Pulpit Talk 9. The Incredible or Inedible Word? 10. I'm Just A Preacher 11. Preaching in the Desert Part 2Churches12. The Other Gifts of the Spirit13. Are Traditions Good or Bad in the Church?14. Growth Expectations 15. Plain Talk about Church 16. I Will Say Yes 17. Church Means Care 18. Grown Up Youths 19. Together 20. Should the Church Be Teaching Holiness? Part 3Saints21. You Are Not Normal 22. Do We Have Repentance Wrong? 23. Is That the Bible, or Is That Just Me? 24. The Consecration Key 25. Are You A Practicing Christian? 26. Speaking in Tongues 27. How To Speak in Tongues 28. Absolutes or Alternatives 29. Behavior in the House of God 30. Passing the Usability Test Part 4. . . and more31. It's Harder Today than It Was Back Then . . . Really? 32. The Hard Work but Wonderful Rewards of Building Relationships 33. Antifragilistic Concepts in the Bible 34. How Are You Trending? 35. Lines, Vectors and Morality 36. The Holy Spirit and the Information Theory 37. Say the Name! 38. The Offense of Christ 39. Transition 40. Relation Ships 41. Your Vision: Liberation or Entrapment? 42. On the Death of My Friends 43. Spiritual Stepparenting