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Reflections on aging and spiritual growth

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Published by Abingdon Press in Nashville, TN .
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    Subjects:
  • Older Christians -- Religious life,
  • Aging -- Religious aspects -- Christianity

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[edited by] Andrew J. Weaver, Harold G. Koenig, Phyllis C. Roe.
    ContributionsWeaver, Andrew J., 1947-, Koenig, Harold George., Roe, Phyllis C., 1947-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV4580 .R44 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination108 p. ;
    Number of Pages108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL361473M
    ISBN 100687095190
    LC Control Number98021604
    OCLC/WorldCa39033396

    Aging and portions of two anthologies, Reflections on Aging and Spiritual Growth, edited by Andrew J. Weaver, Harold G. Koenig, and Phyllis C. Roe, and Affirmative Aging: A Creative Approach to a Longer Life, edited by.   Aging, Spirituality, and Pastoral Care: A Multi-National Perspective brings together chaplains, pastors, counselors, and health care practitioners in all walks of gerontology from around the world to present a fully rounded picture of the spiritual needs and .

    Reflections on God the Father by Pope John Paul II. Reflections on Growing Old How to conquer any fear of aging -- and make your senior years your best "Consolation in old age; and even more, sound advice in preparing for it." -- Review for Religious () Reform of the Roman Liturgy, Code: 1 . Cayce’s response was a series of readings that outlined individual steps toward spiritual growth. That group continued to receive and work with this reading series for over a decade and eventually published their work in the form of two books titled A Search for God, Books I and II. Today, these books are studied worldwide by people in group.

      No two people are the same. We all have distinct needs, perceptions, personalities, and life histories. Some seniors see aging itself as a spiritual journey, whereas others turn to spiritual development as a way to find more richness, meaning, inner strength, or comfort in their lives as they reflect on the past and think about what's still to. Posts about Spiritual Growth written by reflectionsintheword. As I grew spiritually I realized that I was created to worship God. Everything else is secondary and can wait.


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He has co-written or edited more than seven books published by Abingdon Press, including Reflections on Marriage and Spiritual Growth, Reflections on Forgiveness and Spiritual Growth, Reflections on Aging and Spiritual Growth, Counseling Troubled Older Adults, Counseling Troubled Teens and Their Families, and Counseling Families Across the Cited by: 5.

Reflections on Aging and Spiritual Growth. Andrew J. Weaver, Phyllis C. Roe, Harold G. Koenig / Hardcover / Abingdon Press / September Description: Noted Protestant and Catholic authors reflect on their faith journey.

He has co-written or edited more than seven books published by Abingdon Press, including Reflections on Marriage and Spiritual Growth, Reflections on Forgiveness and Spiritual Growth, Reflections on Aging and Spiritual Growth, Counseling Troubled Older Adults, Counseling Troubled Teens and Their Families, and Counseling Families Across the 5/5(2).

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 24 cm: Contents: Reflections on aging --what does science say / Andrew J. Weaver and Harold G. Koenig --Smoke, tears, and fire: spirituality and aging / Roberta C.

Bondi --My aunt's belt / Clarence Liu --A spirituality of aging / Monica Furlong --It takes a long time to become young / Donald J.

Shelby --Do. Rev. Andrew Weaver is an ordained UM minister with 22 years' experience in ministry and nbsp; a Clinical ; Henbsp;is the associate publishernbsp;for Zion's Herald, a an independent religious journal of opinion, news, and reflectionnbsp;published by the Boston Wesleyan has co-written or edited more than seven books published by Abingdon Press, including.

Reflections on Grief and Spiritual Growth by Andrew J Weaver,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. This powerful little book by interfaith minister John Robinson goes even further than describing aging as a spiritual path. Robinson contends that aging, itself, can be a mystical experience.

I am grateful for my years and for my aging. The gift of timeless youth is to die young. The memory of someone cut down in her prime is always of a wrinkle-free face, one of eternal softness and roundness, a face of sadness and loss.

My good fortune is to age and joyfully earn each wrinkle, sag, and bag, reflected in my mirror. Book by this Author. We are all aging. We are each a spoke on the great wheel of life, part of the ongoing cycle of growth. In Aging, Henri J.M.

Nouwen and Walter J. Gaffney share some moving and inspirational thoughts on what aging means (and can mean) to all of us, whether we're in our youth, middle age, or later years. Enhanced by some eighty-five photographs depicting various scenes from Reviews: 77 quotes have been tagged as reflection-on-life: Germany Kent: ‘Take time daily to reflect on how much you have.

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A few paragraphs of this article are borrowed from my article "God's Call In Later Life: A Theological Reflection on Aging," Chaplaincy Today, volume 17 (), I thank the editor for. Reflections On Aging And Spiritual Growth: Weaver, Andrew J., Koenig, Harold G., Roe, Phyllis C.: Books - 5/5(2).

Reflections on Aging and Spiritual Growth. Andrew J. Weaver, Phyllis C. Roe, Harold G. Koenig / Hardcover / Abingdon Press / September Description: Noted Protestant and Catholic authors reflect on their faith journey.

Kathleen Norris, Monica Furlong, M. Basil Pennington, William Willimon, Roberta Bondi, Clarence Liu, Donald Shelby, James. BIBLICAL REFLECTIONS Reflections on Aging and Spiritual Growth (Nashville: Abingdon Press, ; pp., $), edited by Andrew J.

Weaver, Harold G. Koenig, and Phyllis C. Roe, is a different book altogether. As the title suggests, these essays are mainly individual reflections growing out of the writers’ personal experiences. Taking my own spiritual growth to heart I knew there was a lot of work for me to do.

Opening my heart helps me learn better ways to serve God with greater energy and ever deepening dedication. I am always working on the daily “Practicing of the Presence” by consciously knowing that “God is the doer”. "Spirituality of Aging," by Mark A.

Peters Joan E. Lukens (ed.), Affirmative Aging: A Creative Approach to a Longer Life; Andrew Weaver et al, Reflections on Aging and Spiritual Growth; Kathleen Fischer, Winter Grace: Spirituality and Aging; Study Guides and. A spiritual life, one focused on personal growth and deep human experience, is a major focus and motivator for people over the age of forty.

Yet there is a marked lack of rigorous academic study of spirituality's importance in the lives of aging people. Reflections on Marriage and Spiritual Growth [Andrew J. Weaver, Carolyn Stapleton] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A study guide is included to help couples discuss the questions these couples responded to in their writing: How has marriage led to a deeper and enriched faith.

How has Christianity been important at different stages in your marriage. Why Reflection is the Cornerstone of Spiritual Growth. Reflection: Serious thought or consideration. Contemplation, deliberation, pondering, meditation, musing. Did you know that the single most effective thing you can do to accelerate and deepen your spiritual growth is to reflect on the meaning of Scripture in your life.

Spiritual Growth Study Series SECTION 1 – OUR RELATIONSHIP WITH GOD Study 1: Faith Study 2: The Balance of Faith & Works Study 3: Knowing God Study 4: Speaking With God SECTION 2 – OUR RELATIONSHIPS WITHIN THE FAMILY OF GOD Study 5: A Different Kind of People Study 6: One Another Relationships Study 7: Radical Forgiveness Study 8.

Bill Hartnett compiled Lubich’s reflections in “Neighbors” and wrote a Foreword for the book. A Focolare member for more than 35 years, Hartnett has translated several books by Lubich, including “Chiara Lubich: A Biography,” recently published in the U.S. by New City Press. This book by Marjorie Thompson (who studied with Henri Nouwen), is a classic review of spiritual practices used in seminaries and church study groups for 25 years.

Nouwen’s foreword says, “There are few books in which a solid biblical vision and a .Prayer Seeds: A Gathering of Blessings, Reflections, and Poems for Spiritual Growth by Joyce Rupp has been selected by the U.S. Catholic Book Club for December Seeds have fascinated Joyce Rupp since she was a child growing up on a farm in northwest Iowa.