ultra-modern know-how deals hundreds of thousands of applications—apps—to resolve difficulties and to reinforce lives. no matter if it really is making significant monetary judgements or making plans a dinner menu—there's an app for that!
When it involves facing life's inevitable problems, a pastoral stopover at and a prayer are valuable, yet humans of faith—and humans looking for faith—need sacred insurance at once from God's notice. they want a Scripture app.
While many books reference Scriptures to be used in tricky instances, this e-book contains the Scriptures in an simply obtainable structure. It additionally offers observation in response to the author's a long time of pastoral care adventure to assist observe the traditional phrases to modern events. Pastors, counselors, chaplains, somebody who cares for others, and we all who want care, listed below are Scripture apps made easy!
“[Burgess] is deeply grounded in Scripture and has the willing sensibility of a pastor. He has, additionally, self belief to paintings the interface among Scripture and genuine existence, and has the emancipated mind's eye to make compelling connections among the 2 . . .The writer is aware, because the church has constantly identified, it truly is approximately application!”
Author and speaker
“[The writer] demonstrates a delicate method of very important moments of human agony. His mild phrases, joined with Scripture, supply moments of ‘sheer silence’ that let a chance to figure God’s be aware for our scenario. [This paintings] is a invaluable source if you yearn to listen to, and people who are referred to as to talk, a hopeful observe in instances of problem and struggle.”
Presbyterian Church (USA) minister
“How I want I had had those apps two decades in the past whilst i began pastoral ministry! these nail-biting events I needed to clutter via might were approached with a extra convinced, theologically attached reaction. I’m inspired by means of the weaving of the pastoral scenario with acceptable Bible texts and useful dialogue to contemplate. thanks, Sid. I now understand what i will be able to get for myself and associates for presents!”
“This little gem of a booklet, written in very short chapters, displays the gleanings of Sid’s years of mirrored image on God’s be aware, in particular the Psalms, in regard to a variety of real-life struggles. No scripture-as-recipe-book with facile solutions the following, yet fairly a beginning to impress the discussion of faith.”
“Sid Burgess is a superb preacher and a considerate liturgist who leads an artistic, loving congregation. This ebook offers us what that congregation has skilled for years: insightful, resourceful appropriation of Holy Scripture for life’s numerous demanding situations . . . each one web page rigorously reminds us of the good news in Jesus Christ—God is really for us.”
Sid Burgess is Pastor of the Edgewood Presbyterian Church (PCUSA) in Birmingham, Alabama. His sermons were heard at the Protestant Hour (now Day One), and come at www.edgewoodpc.org.