When the Heart Waits: Spiritual Direction for Life's Sacred Questions

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Harper Collins, Aug 14, 1992 - Biography & Autobiography - 217 pages
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Providing wisdom and comfort to Christians in doubt and crisis, here is Virtue magazine's 1991 Book of the Year, now in paperback. Combining her painful midlife experience with classic Christian teachings, Kidd offers an inspirational autobiographical account of spiritual awakening and divine grace.
 

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User Review  - Jan M. Dupont - Christianbook.com

I've been a fan of Sue's since the late 1970's when she wrote for Guideposts magazine. I first read this book in 1991 while in the process of being "re-made" from the ground up after losing my husband ... Read full review

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User Review  - Constance Etter - Christianbook.com

I read this book 3 years ago with my Daughters of the King group, and we all loved it so much. I felt as if Sue and I were twins at times! She really grasped so overwhelmingly what it is like to feel ... Read full review

Contents

The Long Way Round
3
Quickaholic Spirituality
21
From False Self to True Self
45
Crisis as Opportunity
77
Letting Go
101
Part 3
112
Concentrated Stillness
123
Incubating the Darkness
145
Part 4
152
Unfurling New Wings
175
Notes
207
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About the author (1992)

Sue Monk Kidd is the author of the bestselling novels The Secret Life of Bees and The Mermaid Chair, as well as the award-winning The Dance of the Dissident Daughter and God's Joyful Surprise.

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