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To Set One's Heart: Belief and Teaching in the Church [Paperback]

By Sara Little (Author) & Sara Little (Preface by)
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Item description for To Set One's Heart: Belief and Teaching in the Church by Sara Little...

In a book of little over a hundred pages, she has shaped a thesis, rationale and applications that could be the centerpiece of a year-long course on teaching for graduate students, provide the framework for a week-end workshop for Sunday school teachers, as well as stretch and re-vitalize professionals in the trenches."

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TO SET ONE'S HEART offers pastors, Christian educators, and concerned laypersons valuable counsel and aid in making decisions about teaching in the community of faith.

The church needs to respond to people's need for belief. TO SET ONE'S HEART demonstrates how to use an intentional teaching ministry to fulfill this need.

Sara Little uses belief formation as an organizing center for the church's teaching ministry. She offers five detailed models of teaching expressed in terms of how each contributes to the development of faith: information-processing

group interaction

indirect communication

personal development


Each model includes concrete examples of how the method might be used in a church's educational program to further belief development.

TO SET ONE'S HEART provides both theory and practice, combining the insights of theology, education, and socialization. The result: an in depth examination of religious belief, teaching, and intentionality.

Sara Little eloquently expresses her staunch advocacy of the kind of teaching that enables one to say, "I set my heart, I believe."

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Item Specifications...

Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Pages   112
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 9.12" Width: 6.2" Height: 0.31"
Weight:   0.4 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Jan 1, 1986
Publisher   Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN  0804214425  
ISBN13  9780804214421  

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More About Sara Little

Register your artisan biography and upload your photo! Little is Professor of Christian Education at Union Theological Seminary in Virginia. She is also Chairperson of the editorial board of Religious Education. She received her PhD from Yale.

Sara Little currently resides in the state of Virginia.

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Great Theory of Christan Ed by one of the brightest educators.   Feb 20, 2008
Sara Little is one of the main Christian Education Theorist in our time. She was trained by Neibur at Yale and has had considerable influence on the field of Christian Education. Her's is a good theory for educators to follow reflectivly today.

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