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134RE: My new book

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  • Russ Noland
    Apr 29, 2001
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      Yeah...it's www.casalinda.org

      Glad you enjoyed the review...it's a really good read...:)
      Russ

      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: kevin@... [mailto:kevin@...]
      > Sent: Sunday, April 29, 2001 5:29 AM
      > To: findingfaith@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: Re: My new book
      >
      >
      > Russ,
      >
      > I read your review at Amazon....well done! Does your church have a web
      > site? Ours is at http://www.vineyardcentral.com
      >
      > Kevin
      >
      >
      >
      > --- In findingfaith@y..., "Russ Noland" <russ@c...> wrote:
      > > I read the book, too, Kevin...I think it's probably the best thing
      > to come
      > > down the pike in several years now...much better than his other
      > efforts...
      > >
      > > I probably feel that way because, like you, I'm a pastor...
      > >
      > > Russ Noland, Pastor
      > > Casa Linda UMC
      > > Dallas, TX
      > >
      > > > -----Original Message-----
      > > > From: kevin@v... [mailto:kevin@v...]
      > > > Sent: Thursday, April 19, 2001 5:02 PM
      > > > To: findingfaith@y...
      > > > Subject: Re: My new book
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > Hi everyone,
      > > >
      > > > My copy of A new Kind of Christian just arrived today. I read it
      > while
      > > > at a bookstore last week...couldn't put it down....just sat there
      > and
      > > > read most of the book. Now that I have a copy of my own I want to
      > go
      > > > back through it a little more slowly and deliberately this time.
      > > >
      > > > Yesterday was a hard day. (I'll be brief and it DOES relate to the
      > > > book!). I'm a pastor and a couple that has been with us for
      > several
      > > > month are relocating to another state. On their way out I was
      > served
      > > > up a full plate of criticism....some I can learn from, some that
      > needs
      > > > to roll off.
      > > >
      > > > Something Brian wrote in the introduction was like a salve to an
      > open
      > > > wound. "When you're on a really long voyage you have to get beyond
      > > > asking, 'Are we there yet?' and instead start asking, "Are we
      > making
      > > > progress?'"
      > > >
      > > > I was reminded that progress matters and most failures (especially
      > in
      > > > this transition time we live in) are just a part of that
      > > > progress....sometimes I feel like I'm spending a ton of time
      > learning
      > > > what doesn't work, slowly honing in on what will. We're in a time
      > that
      > > > demands experimentation. It's not all clear implementation by a
      > > > standardized, packaged procedure.
      > > >
      > > > To live this faithfully will require this mind set that Brian has
      > put
      > > > forward: progress is important....don't even worry about
      > > > arriving....just yet....
      > > >
      > > > Kevin
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > --- In findingfaith@y..., briancrcc@a... wrote:
      > > > > Greetings, everyone -- My next book, A New Kind of Christian,
      > will
      > > > be out any
      > > > > day. We're going to welcome discussion of A New Kind of
      > Christian
      > > > here at
      > > > > this site too
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
      > > >
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