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Spiritual Formation in a Nutshell

 

 

Distillation of essentials of spiritual formation

 

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Savior Sibling

by Guia Karla Gonzales

 

But what if saving others at the cost of our own lives is our sole, if not primary, purpose in life? And that it is neither an option nor consideration, but an imposition?

 

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Conversations with my Granddaughter

 

 

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Closer to Eternity

 

 

As another year draws to a close and we edge closer to Eternity, let us ask ourselves some important questions:

 

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Biomedical Ethics and the Contemporary Church course in EAST

 

 

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Lessons from Ephesus:  Busyness and Distractions

 

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Laodicea Archaeological Site

Laodicea was one of the most important and flourishing commercial cities of Asia Minor, in which large money transactions and an extensive trade in black wool were carried on.

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Why Batman does not kill (not even the Joker)

Over the decades from their initial encounter in Gotham City, the Joker has transformed from the Clown Prince of Crime to a mass murderer. He killed the second Robin, Jason Todd, paralysed Barbara Gordon (Batgirl), and shot and killed Lt. Sarah Essen, Commissioner Gordon's second wife. As many times, the Batman captured the Joker, as many times the Joker escaped. Being insane, Batman knew the Joker will never be persecuted. Knowing as he did that the Joker will continue to escape and hurt and kill people, why did the Batman not kill the Joker?

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The Nature of Spiritual Formation

 

 

Writing to the Christians in Corinth about spiritual transformation (2 Corinthians 3:18), Paul notes that “we, who with unveiled faces all reflect the Lord’s glory, are being transformed into his likeness with ever-increasing glory, which comes from the Lord, who is the Spirit.” It is Paul’s intention to emphasize (1) that in spiritual transformation Christians (individuals and the Christian faith community) will be transformed into a likeness of Christ, (2) that this transformation is an ongoing process, (3) that it is Trinitarian, (4) that the Holy Spirit is involved in this transformation, and (5) that God’s glory is thereby restored.

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The Biblical and Theological Foundations of Spiritual Formation

 

Christian spiritual formation is a process grounded on the biblical and theological concepts of restoration, relationship, and shalom. These key foundational concepts are as follows:

1.  Restoring the imago Dei

2.  Relationship with the triune God

3.  Shalom and the kingdom of God

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Join me in a continuing dialogue on everyday Christian spirituality, spiritual formation and transformation, spiritual direction, theology, Christian education, biomedical ethics, Star Trek, postmodern parenting and science fiction. I enjoy reading and watching movies.  I write and preach in churches, speak in conferences and lead retreats. My other vocation is as a paediatrician and a medical educator.

 

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