By Mark Stenberg
God isn't an idea. Christian religion isn't really a suite of propositions you both think or reject. in keeping with a formal Trinitarian figuring out, God is largely dating, a courting of sheer, energetic, ecstatic, self-giving love. If we really are encountered by means of this incredible love of the Trinity, then religion turns into a residing and energetic day-by-day perform. similar to a fit marriage or a detailed and dependable friendship, it turns into whatever you decide each day.
This “51% Christian” moniker is a daft label with a dangerous critical aspect. you currently have permission to doubt, to question, to get offended at God. yet, finally, it’s no longer approximately you. religion is set courting: a residing, day-by-day courting, in response to belief, and lively in concrete, day-by-day practices.
With this type of freedom in grace, Stenberg takes a clean new examine theology, 13 subject matters that, one after the other, learn the easiest of what the Bible and the historical past of Christian practitioners need to say. searching through this grace-based, greatly relational lens, the writer bargains a full of life and interesting dialogue of issues corresponding to construction, violence, love, demise, heaven, and hell. chances are you'll now not continuously agree.
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51% Christianity: Finding Faith after Certainty by Mark Stenberg