This eighth volume, the final title in the Grow stage, explores what it means to live as a child of the kingdom of God and to follow in the way of Christ each day as a member of his Church. Its six sessions combine simple prayer, reflection on the Bible in the lectio divina style, an article by a modern writer, and time for questions and reflection.
Session One: Praying through Life
With a Reflection by Stephen Cottrell
Explores the importance of prayer, particularly daily prayer as foundational for the Christian life.
Session Two: At home and at work
With a Reflection by Paula Gooder
Looks at how we live out our faith every day and of the importance of Sabbath.
Session Three: Living generously
With a Reflection by John Preston
Considers what it means to reflect the generosity of God in our own lives.
Session Four: In all my relationships
With a Reflection by Rachel Treweek
Looks at how faith in the God who is Father, Son and Holy Spirit shapes and changes all our relationships.
Session Five: Confronting the injustices of the world
With a Reflection by Ann Morisy
Considers how the Christian life requires us to be involved in the affairs of the world and to witness to God’s kingdom of peace and justice every day.
Session Six: Treading lightly on the earth
With a Reflection by David Walker
Explores our relationship with the earth itself.