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Still : Notes on a Mid-Faith Crisis

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Following up her highly acclaimed Girl Meets God, author Lauren F. Winner has written an engrossing reflection of literary grace and spiritual wisdom with Still: Notes on a Mid-Faith Crisis.

As she lives through a failed marriage and the loss of her mother, Winner finds her Christian faith slipping away. Through reading religious works and tomes and being counseled by leaders of the church, she learns she must find the courage to trust in God in order to to find His presence.

Elegantly written and profound, Still offers reflections on how murky and gray the spiritual life can be while, at the same time, shows us how to see the light we do encounter more clearly.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 244 pages
  • 129.54 x 200.66 x 17.78mm | 204.12g
  • HarperOne
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 0061768286
  • 9780061768286
  • 408,286

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Lauren F. Winner, author of thecritically acclaimed memoir Girl MeetsGod, here describes how the loss ofher mother and the collapse of hermarriage slam her into a wall of doubt.Witty, relatable, and fiercely honest, Winner lays bare her experience ofwhat she calls the "middle stage" ofthe spiritual life. In elegant and spareprose, she explores why--in themidst of the overwhelming anxiety, loneliness, and boredom of her deepestquestioning about where (or if) Godis--the Christian story still explainsher better than any other story she'sever known and how she arrived ata deeper and better place. Still is anabsorbing meditation combiningliterary grace with spiritual wisdom.It is sure to provide comfort and hopeto all spiritual travelers.
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"Winner writes thoughtfully and eloquently about finding herself in the middle and accepting her place there."--Shelf Awareness
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