FREE SHIPPING FOR ORDERS OVER $99.
WISHLISTS

Is It a Lost Cause?

Paperback|Sep 1997
Product Rating: 0

$28.99

240 Pages


Order now to secure your copy when our stock arrives.
0 Available. Expected to ship in 6 to 7 weeks from Australia.

Expected to ship in 6 to 7 weeks from Australia.

Free Shipping
for orders over $99.

You may also like

The Courage to Be Protestant Hardback
$46.99
$46.99
in stock
Christ and Culture Revisited Paperback
$33.99
$33.99
in stock
From Times Square to Timbuktu Paperback
$32.99
$32.99
in stock
Children Matter Paperback
$65.00
$65.00
in stock
Christ the Reconciler: Paperback
$55.00
$55.00
in stock
The Intolerance of Tolerance Paperback
The Intolerance of Tolerance
Paperback
(2)Rated 5 stars out of 5
$22.99
$22.99
in stock
Toughest People to Love Paperback
$23.99
$23.99
in stock
eBook
When Christ's Body is Broken eBook
$27.81
$27.81
in stock

240 Pages
-Publisher

How can we help the church's children not to make the same choices as the children of the dominant culture around them concerning their sexuality, their use of money and time, their attitudes toward work and life? Is it still possible in our post-Christian, post-modern society to raise children with Christian faith and moral character? In this sensitive and astute work, Marva Dawn insists that forming genuinely Christian children is not a lost cause if congregations, pastors, and parents wake up to the present crisis of a society at odds with the gospel and to the crucial need for deliberate formative efforts and intensive discipleship in both home and Church. Drawing on thirty years of experience working with young people in churches and schools, convocations and camps, Dawn examines some of the forces in our culture that harm our children's spiritual development and suggests biblically centered parenting and mentoring habits that are necessary for producing godly and faith-full children today.
-Publisher

PRODUCT DETAIL
  • Catalogue Code 117322
  • Product Code 0802843735
  • EAN 9780802843739
  • Pages 256
  • Department Academic
  • Category Church
  • Sub-Category Church Life/issues
  • Publisher Eerdmans
  • Publication Date Sep 1997
  • Dimensions 228 x 153 x 18mm
  • Weight 0.340kg

Marva J Dawn

Marva J. Dawn (Ph.D., University of Notre Dame) serves as theologian/educator under Christians Equipped for Ministry of Vancouver, Washington and as a Teaching Fellow, Spiritual Theology, Regent College, Vancouver.
Her books Powers, Weakness, and the Tabernacling of God and The Unnecessary Pastor with Eugene Peterson both received Christianity Today's book award in the category of the Church/Pastoral Leadership. Her other books has been quite provocative with regard to contemporary trends in worship and society such as Reaching Out Without Dumbing Down; Is It A Lost Cause? and A Royal Waste of time.


Most recently she has authored Being Well When We're Ill: Wholeness and Hope in Spite of Infirmity and In the Beginning, GOD: Creation, Culture, and the Spiritual Life.
Koorong -Editorial Review.

Bestsellers in Church

Perspectives on Family Ministry: 3 Views Paperback
$32.99
$32.99
in stock
Divine Renovation: From Maintenance to a Missional Parish Paperback
$29.99
$29.99
in stock
Zeal Without Burnout: Seven Keys to a Lifelong Ministry of Sustainable Sacrifice Hardback
$17.99
$17.99
in stock
Why Not Women? Paperback
Why Not Women?
Paperback
(1)Rated 5 stars out of 5
$27.99
$27.99
in stock
The Intolerance of Tolerance Paperback
The Intolerance of Tolerance
Paperback
(2)Rated 5 stars out of 5
$22.99
$22.99
in stock
The Explicit Gospel Paperback
The Explicit Gospel
Paperback
(1)Rated 5 stars out of 5
$19.99
$19.99
in stock