Awakening Faith

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Awakening Faith

Daily Devotions from the Early Church

By James Stuart Bell; Patrick J. Kelly

Zondervan, Hardcover, 9780310514879, 400pp.

Publication Date: October 22, 2013


In simple, updated language, Awakening Faith by James Stuart Bell provides a year of inspiring readings drawn from the earliest teachers and writers of the church the Church Fathers. In every reflection you will be refreshed by deep wells of wisdom and spiritual insight.

In the age of Twitter and Facebook, where glib sayings abound, one yearns to read some deeper wisdom about life and faith on a regular basis. Well, here you have it, a compendium of wisdom, devotion, and biblical insight from some of the most thoughtful and faithful Christians from the early eras of the church's history. And in Facebook sized posts. That's a nice change of pace

Mark Galli, editor, Christianity Today.

About the Author
James Stuart Bell served for many years as editorial director at Moody Press and presently is editor of Alpha Books' Christian Family Guide series. His work with Adams Media includes "A Cup of Comfort Women of the Bible Devotional", "A Cup of Comfort Devotional for Mothers and Daughters", "A Cup of Comfort Book of Prayer", and "A Cup of Comfort for Christians".

Patrick J. Kelly received his bachelor s degree in english and philosophy from Boston College, and a master s in systematic theology from Wheaton College. He lives and works in the suburbs of Chicago and is a serving member of College Church in Wheaton, Illinois.