Wisdom of Wimber

Individuals As Sinner Or Saint: Which One Do Communities Of Faith Produce? [A Kingdom Praxis Solo] (eBook)

About Individuals As Sinner Or Saint: Which One Do Communities Of Faith Produce?We live in a society in which the individual and her/his rights are paramount. I’m glad that we have rights and privileges. But, the individual as being viewed as most important is trumped by the idea of community. Community forms individuals who possibly

About Individuals As Sinner Or Saint: Which One Do Communities Of Faith Produce?
We live in a society in which the individual and her/his rights are paramount. I’m glad that we have rights and privileges. But, the individual as being viewed as most important is trumped by the idea of community. Community forms individuals who possibly go on to form other communities. We in the Western world need to reflect on the way in which communities have formed us, and in particular how church communities have formed the individuals that make it up. The abiding question is: do communities form individuals to be sinners or saints?

About KingdomPraxis Solos

KingdomPraxis Solos are individual content pieces that are too long to be an article and too short to be a book. Each Solo covers a pertinent theological concept taking the reader on a brief informational journey. They are short reads, usually about 30 minutes, which will provide you with pertinent information about the subject and interactive questions to help you start a conversation with your friends.

Winn has taught in the church and college system for over 40 years. He is the Founder and President of Seeing the Bible Live Ministries, Woodinville, WA. Because of his interest in education, he created two online schools: “The Institute for Biblical Studies” and “Missio Dei Learning Community.” He is the Publisher at Harmon Press.

Winn loves spending time with his family, collecting baseball cards, watching movies, eating banana sandwiches (now with Splenda), traveling, reading mystery stories, and watching sports. He has received Bachelor of Arts, Master of Arts and two Doctor of Ministry degrees: the first was in Biblical Studies; the second at George Fox University, Portland, OR, in Leadership in the Emerging Culture. He and his wife Donna Faith, live in Woodinville, WA, and have two adult children, Jason and Jeramie Joy. They participate with Vineyard Community Church, Shoreline, WA. He is the author of God’s EPIC Adventure: Changing the Culture by the Story We Live and Tell (Harmon Press: 2007).

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