Item description for Discerning God's Will by Ben Campbell Johnson...
Overview This book acknowledges that we all search to find purpose in our life. Ben Johnson believes that the will of God resides in the depths of the human psyche and shows that the search for meaning is synonymous with the quest for the will of God. He suggests that the individual may be helped in finding the will of God in and through the church as a community of discernment. Each chapter includes reflection exercises.
Publishers Description Popular author Ben Campbell Johnson writes about the human quest to find one's purpose in life. He discusses how the will of God relies on the depths of the human psyche, and shows that the search for meaning is synonymous with the quest for the will of God. Johnson claims that once God's will is sensed, one must trust that God will continue to give guidance, even in the midst of evil. He suggests that the individual may be helped in finding the will of God in and through the church as a community of discernment. For each chapter, a series of reflection exercises is provided, along with a brief guide to the process of discernment.
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Library Journal - 10/01/1990
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Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.22" Width: 6.14" Height: 0.43" Weight: 0.55 lbs.
Release Date Nov 1, 1990
Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN 0664251463 ISBN13 9780664251468
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More About Ben Campbell Johnson
Ben Campbell Johnson is Professor Emeritus of Christian Spirituality at Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, Georgia. He is the author of a number of books, including "Discerning God's Will" and "Speaking of God", both published by WJK.
Ben Campbell Johnson currently resides in the state of Georgia.
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