The Resource Chasing Francis : a pilgrim's tale, Ian Morgan Cron, (ebook)

Chasing Francis : a pilgrim's tale, Ian Morgan Cron, (ebook)

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Chasing Francis : a pilgrim's tale
Title
Chasing Francis
Title remainder
a pilgrim's tale
Statement of responsibility
Ian Morgan Cron
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Language
eng
Summary
What happens when the pastor of a mega church loses his faith? Pastor Chase Falson has lost his faith in God, the Bible, evangelical Christianity, and his super-sized megachurch. When he falls apart, the church elders tell him to go away: as far away as possible. Join Chase on his life-changing journey to Italy where, with a curious group of Franciscan friars, he struggles to resolve his crisis of faith by retracing the footsteps of Francis of Assisi, a saint whose simple way of loving Jesus changed the history of the world. Read this riveting story and then begin your own life-changing journey through the pilgrim's guide included in this powerful novel. Hidden in the past lies the future of the church. When his elders tell him to take some time away from his church, broken pastor Chase Falson crosses the Atlantic to Italy to visit his uncle, a Franciscan priest. There he is introduced to the revolutionary teachings of Saint Francis of Assisi and finds an old, but new way of following Jesus that heals and inspires. Chase Falson's spiritual discontent mirrors the feelings of a growing number of Christians who walk out of church asking, Is this all there is? They are weary of celebrity pastors, empty calorie teaching, and worship services where the emphasis is more on Lights, Camera, Action than on Father, Son, and Holy Spirit while the deepest questions of life remain unaddressed in a meaningful way. Bestselling author Ian Morgan Cron masterfully weaves lessons from the life of Saint Francis into the story of Chase Falson to explore the life of a saint who 800 years ago breathed new life into disillusioned Christians and a Church on the brink of collapse. Chasing Francis is a hopeful and moving story with profound implications for those who yearn for a more vital relationship with God and the world
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1960-
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Cron, Ian Morgan
Dewey number
271/.302
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Francis
  • Spiritual life
  • Christian life
  • Church
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Chasing Francis : a pilgrim's tale, Ian Morgan Cron, (ebook)
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780310336709
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
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MWT12166618
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12166618
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MWT12166618
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Chasing Francis : a pilgrim's tale, Ian Morgan Cron, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780310336709
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12166618
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12166618
System control number
MWT12166618
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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