Want to be Authentic? Try Imitation.
Spending intentional time with God will lead to self-knowledge; but, hand-in-hand with that will come the knowledge that we cannot trust ourselves. We need a guide. Chris Hall shows how “purposeful imitation of a praiseworthy model” can lead us in the direction we want to go.
The Power of Expert Coaching
In athletic competition having a good coach is key to building a set of tools that will get the athlete to where he or she wants to be. In the “training over trying” way of Christian spiritual formation, the spiritual disciplines function in much the same way. Chris Hall explains.