By Ben Witherington III
In the Wesleyan culture, we think that Christian formation occurs top “when or extra are gathered.” So concentration is the physique of Christ gathered--worshiping; sharing, studying, fellowshipping, taking Holy Communion, and doing works of piety and charity--together. moreover, a courting with God isn't really basically an individual’s lonely own quest for transcendence. it isn't approximately changing into extra self-centered, extra self-focused, however it is ready changing into extra self-forgetful.
The publication outlines religious practices that contain person and congregational transformation via studying and loving, fellowship and worship, by way of being lifted up in spirit and being enlightened in brain. a regular Christian existence wishes stability not just among paintings and relaxation and play, but additionally among worship, sacraments, doing, and studying. It wishes stability among being on my own with God and time with major others.
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