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Singleness of Heart

Gender, Sin, and Holiness in Historical Perspective (Pietist and Wesleyan Studies)

by Leclerc Diane

  • 66 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by The Scarecrow Press, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Christian theology,
  • Feminism,
  • Methodist Churches,
  • Methodist Church,
  • Fathers Of The Church (Christianity),
  • Religion,
  • Religion - Theology,
  • Sociology,
  • Christian Theology - Feminine,
  • Christian Theology - Systematic,
  • Religion / Methodism,
  • Christianity - Theology - Systematic,
  • Christianity - General,
  • Doctrines,
  • Feminist theology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7996597M
    ISBN 100810841509
    ISBN 109780810841505

      And so this is what we see a demonstration of: “They did eat their meat with gladness and singleness of heart.” One of the things that I— well, I couldn’t say that I always do, but I very seldom would forget, when I thank God for the food at a meal, I thank Him . “Singleness of Heart is an experientially deep yet sophisticated treatment of the dynamics that constantly hinder a simple and straightforward doing of the good for God’s sake.” – Dallas Willard, author of The Spirit of the Disciplines.

    This book sets forth a positive vision of singleness by responding to seven common misconceptions, such as the notion that singleness is too hard, requires a special spiritual gift, is a hindrance to ministry, or is a waste of sexuality. We are to present a singleness of heart towards all people no matter what the situation might be, with one totally undivided soul unto Christ and fearing God always (Ephesians , Colossians ). The way to do this is doing what He tells us to do. This does not mean obedience is .

    Far from being a book just for single people, Redeeming Singleness demonstrates how marriage and the single life give a complementary witness to the gospel in the modern world. This is a hugely important and timely book for all Christians.” Daniel Keating, Associate . In the poetic language of the King James version, Acts reads, "And they, continuing daily with one accord in the temple, and breaking bread from house to house, did eat their meat with gladness and singleness of heart." More modern translations say that the converts "broke their bread with glad and generous (or sincere) hearts.".


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"This book is an invitation to explore the dividedness that infects the Christian heart. Singleness of Heart investigates the ways in which this dividedness is exhibited and probes behind it to concealed and unacknowledged motives 5/5(3).

Being Seen By Man Men Pleasers Servants, Bad Slaves Lordship, Human And Divine Servants, Good Singleness Of Heart Singleness of Heart book, in all things obey those who are your masters on earth, not with external service, as those who merely please men, but with sincerity of heart, fearing the Lord.

This little $4 book is the best book on singleness i've ever read. It is by June Hunt, who is a biblical counselor who has a well-known Christian radio program called Hope For The Heart. I am a single man, and have found this book to be very helpful and biblical/5(10). A challenging book about divided motives, reasons for them, clues about them, and thoughts on how bring more singleness of heart.

I've read it through but plan to re-read it again soon. Williams, a philosophy professor, draws from literature and other philosophers (Tolstoy, Dostoyevsky, Kierkegaard) to illustrate and make certain points/5.

(Review written for 'The Heart of Singleness') Andrea's practical, realistic approach to the different aspects of singleness and more generally being a woman, is thought provoking for all of us. Throughout the book Andrea gives us examples of Gods living word and how that helps us to find contentment, as Paul did, in any : Andrea Trevenna.

Andrea Trevenna takes readers to the heart of singleness—to what our hearts need, how they Singleness of Heart book, and the ways they can be deceived. She shows that there is a way for singleness not to be at best a quiet regret, and at worst a personal : Andrea Trevenna. In a book proudly celebrating singleness in a "couples world", Harold Smith suggests 51 specific ways to live a richer and more satisfying life as a single person.

He offers biblical teaching on taking advantage of every opportunity for happiness. Singleness of heart (also called singleheartedness) is the ideal of having sole devotion to a task or is normally employed in a religious or spiritual context.

In antiquity it was thought of as a counteraction to the divisive effects of civilization on the soul. “Singleness should not be viewed as a problem, nor marriage as a right.

God, in his love, grants either as a gift.” Share on Facebook. The longing to be fully known and fully loved is only fulfilled through a real relationship with Christ. No person can love us better than him. He knows every secret sin, every glaring fault, and if we are.

God‘s word. The title of this book is ―The Ultimate Guide to Christian Singleness.‖ I wanted to add in parenthesis, ―except for the Bible.‖ Obviously the word of God is the best book to answer any question we have about singleness.

God alone can provide the wisdom we need (James ).File Size: KB. Title: Singleness: How to Be Single and Satisfied [Hope For The Heart Series] By: June Hunt Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 96 Vendor: Aspire Press Publication Date: Dimensions: X (inches) Weight: 3 ounces ISBN: ISBN Series: Hope for the Heart Stock No: WW/5(1).

"This book is an invitation to explore the dividedness that infects the Christian heart. Singleness of Heart investigates the ways in which this dividedness is exhibited and probes behind it to concealed and unacknowledged motives If the exploration is not made, the reward may never be obtained.

Find out God's View of Singleness and Discover the Benefits of Living Single This page ebook, Singleness: How to Be Single and Satisfied, features— • Definition Section, covering key definitions and insights on singleness including the 3 types of singleness (single for all seasons, single for a season, and single again) and the unique Author: June Hunt.

Singleness of Heart book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This book, in light of recent feminist theology on the doctrine of sin Ratings: 0.

“Singleness is not a punishment, and marriage is not a right. Yet more and This is a book not just about waiting well or about preparing for marriage. It is a book about God, grounded in God’s Word.

Married, engaged, or a long way away from the altar, this book paints heart probing. He is also refreshingly transparent as he shares.

A challenging but much-needed book for Christians across a broad spectrum-from laypersons and students to pastors and Christian philosophers-Singleness of Heart systematically yet gently searches the secret places of the Christian heart, taking readers beyond the cursory acquaintance they often have with their own true selves and leading them to the healing power of God's grace and Pages:   Singleness of heart produces singleness of mind (focus).

The biggest spiritual battle we are in is the battle of the mind. Christ himself taught about the heart. He said that out of the heart proceeds, evil (or bad) thoughts, murders, adulteries, fornication, thefts, false witness and blasphemies.

(Matt) While the above things mentioned can be. Fern’s Favorite Book on Singleness. Though marriage is highly esteemed throughout Scripture, the Bible also affirms singleness as an important calling for some Christians.

Redeeming Singleness expounds a theology of singleness that shows how the blessings of the covenant are now directly mediated to believers through Christ. Maybe I should just settle for singleness. Whether you are worn out by dating, or desperately wanting to date, you never have to “settle” for singleness.

If your heart is God’s first — despite what you might feel and despite what society might say — you never need to settle for singleness, because singleness is never second-best. KJV: Of Zebulun, such as went forth to battle, expert in war, with all instruments of war, fifty thousand, which could keep rank: they were not of double heart.

WEB: Of Zebulun, such as were able to go out in the army, who could set the battle in array, with all kinds of instruments of war, fifty thousand, and who could order [the battle array, and were] not of double heart.

Andrea Trevenna talks about her book, The Heart of Singleness: How to be single and satisfied. UK: USA. The Significance of Singleness is the book that we want to recommend to all of our listeners. We'll feature it and put a photo up when we post the podcast. But it's a terrific book and I hope you keep writing because you write really well in this.Title: Singleness of Heart: Restoring the Divided Soul By: Clifford Williams Format: Paperback Number of Pages: Vendor: Regent College Publishing Publication Date: Dimensions: X X (inches) Weight: 9 ounces ISBN: ISBN Stock No: WWPages: