By Aaron Van Voorhis
A Survival consultant for Heretics finds that the scandalous middle of Christianity is ready the loss of life of faith and the resurrection of a brand new lifestyle on this planet known as the dominion of God. Drawing upon the fields of psychology, philosophy, and Radical Theology, this e-book courses readers step-by-step via their very own non secular trips and divulges how they acquired the place they are at and the way to maneuver ahead. alongside the best way, Aaron Van Voorhis addresses a number of the toughest questions difficult Christians this day and provides a few dazzling solutions.
As a pastor, Aaron makes use of his own tale and the tale of his church as examples of ways Christianity could be embodied within the twenty-first century. Deeply proficient by way of the paintings of Peter Rollins and John D. Caputo, between others, A Survival consultant for Heretics is a really obtainable and valuable e-book for an individual suffering from their faith.
"It is unfortunately infrequent to work out radical theology utilized inside of actually-existing Christianity. there's a severe hole among refined concept and lived perform, even though in recent times this hole is commencing to shut. This ebook is a part of that closure, and Van Voorhis is operating within the leading edge of these using this defiant theology inside a group. Heresies will be antidotes or poisons, yet, after all, they need to consistently be defiant."
--Tad hold up, PhD, writer of God Is subconscious: Psychoanalysis & Theology
"'The identify of God is the identify of the opportunity for whatever completely new,' says John Caputo. Van Voorhis has performed a notable activity letting us in on his trip towards that anything new and through the use of M. Scott Peck's schema in regards to the phases of spiritual development and alter he is helping us comprehend not just the trajectory of his pondering yet how he received there. A must-read for all who locate themselves jogging strange territory within the identify of God."
--Barry Taylor, author, speaker, and instructor of faith, theology, and culture
"Aaron Van Voorhis is not providing his suggestion from the sidelines, or from the security of his church basement. He has journeyed into the hurricane himself and helped others locate the braveness and conviction to do a similar. He has been undone via the violent rains, and felt their transformative energy. due to this, he has provided the proper consultant for others able to do the same."
--Peter Rollins, writer of The Idolatry of God and The Divine Magician
Aaron Van Voorhis is the lead pastor of crucial street Church in Glendale, California. He holds a BA in bible study from Lipscomb and an MDiv from Fuller Seminary.
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A Survival Guide for Heretics by Aaron Van Voorhis