“How the Body of Christ Talks: Recovering the Practice of Conversation in the Church” by C. Christopher Smith
How the Body of Christ Talks: Recovering the Practice of Conversation in the Church
By C. Christopher Smith
Brazos Press, 2019
222 pages (paperback), $16.99
Some of the most profitable, God-glorifying, and personally challenging conversations I’ve had in the last decade occurred with a deacon in my local church. With our union in Christ at the forefront, these conversations allow for difficult (sometimes ignorant) questions to be asked with a mutual understanding that the questions posed come not from malice but from a genuine desire to learn from one another and grow ...