Marcus Borg's The Heart of Christianity struck a chord for countless Christians across their country. Church groups and small groups that have been reading this influential book, hoping to put into practice Borg's helpful suggestions for how we can be passionate believers today. For the millions of people who have turned away from many traditional beliefs about God, Jesus, the Bible, but still long for a relevant nourishing faith, The Heart of Christianity presents a new outlook on Christianity that is both refreshing and compelling. This companion to The Heart of Christianity is an invaluable resource that provides the tools to talk about Borg's new vision for life of Christian’s faith and how it can change our spiritual lives and Christian communities today. For groups as well as individuals hoping to go deeper in The Heart of Christianity, this guide includes personal reflection questions, discussion topics, exercises, and selections from the best-selling book. Organized into 12 chapters, or sessions, Living the Hearty of Christianity includes both individual or participant's guide as well as a guide for group leaders, allowing the reader to engage with the issues that lie at the heart of Christianity today.
About the authors
Tim Scorer writes the accompanying study guides for the Embracing series. Tim is an educator, retreat leader, and spiritual director, who lives near Vancouver, Canada. He works part time in adult faith formation at St. Andrews-Wesley United Church.
Other titles by Tim Scorer
Embracing Spiritual Awakening Guide
Diana Butler Bass on the Dynamics of Experiential Faith - GUIDE
Embracing Interfaith Cooperation Participant's Workbook
Eboo Patel on Coming Together to Change the World
Embracing the Prophets in Contemporary Culture Participant's Workbook
Walter Brueggemann on Confronting Today’s “Pharaohs”