As perhaps Dr. Boa’s single most significant book, Conformed to His Image offers readers solidly biblical and practical approaches to spiritual formation by. Designed for use as a college or seminary course, Conformed to His Image helps depth, Dr. Kenneth Boa corrects our tendency to pick and compartmentalize. What does a relationship with God look like and how do we obtain it? It is vital for church leaders to grapple seriously with this question, for pat answers no.

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Not a difficult read, but encouraging and challenging for all Christians who are interested in deepening their faith in Christ and walking more closely with Him. Kenneth Boa, in his comprehensive textbook on biblical spirituality, Conformed to His Image: What does it take to stay in the race? Latest Articles Psalms Of Providing.

Conformed to His Image: Biblical and Practical Approaches to Spiritual Formation

I love how Boa takes spiritual Hardcoverpages. Account Options Sign in. Apr 30, Philip Dampier boz it it was amazing Shelves: An in depth study of spiritual disciplines that every believer should read and put into practice. The world tells us that what we achieve and accomplish determines who we are, but the Scriptures teach that who we are in Christ should be the basis for what we do.

Boa outlines 12 facets that lead to spiritual formation in the believer. Incredible wisdom and insights by Ken Boa. Kenneth Boa corrects our tendency to pick and compartmentalize.

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Open Preview See a Problem? The answers to many questions are here. I hope to be a changed person by the time I’m finished. The overarching theme and premise of Conformed to His Image is that there are multiple facets, or, many ways, for us to appreciate and to approach God, and there is wisdom in looking beyond our own natural inclinations to perhaps encounter God in fresh ways.


The World the Flesh and the Devil. Walking in the Power of the Spirit Warfare Spirituality: Soul Care Leadership Accountability and Renewal. Churches everywhere are eager to define spiritual maturity, and to answer the question: Camille Rainy rated it it was amazing Aug 27, It means that there is a lot within its nearly pages.

Lives well-lived, not just words eloquently spoken, must become our response. Want to Read saving…. Jul 08, Robert Lewter rated it it was amazing. What Boa points out is that they are all part of the same “gem”–they are all ways of pursuing the same God. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. With digestible chapters, each concluding with a number of reflective questions, Conformed to His Image is formatted for practical discipleship. We coformed it over the course of nearly a year–studying one of the 36 chapters plus an introduction and a conclusion takes considerable time–and I don’t think I would recommend anything shorter.

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Conformed to His Image: Biblical and Practical Approaches to Spiritual Formation by Kenneth D. Boa

I quote it often and have found it very insightful. These facets resonated with me deeply. Jan 06, Jo rated it it was amazing. ZondervanDec 15, – Religion – pages. Boa shows how each spiritual paradigm discussed is just one important facet in the gem of authentic and powerful New Testament living. And if you are going to study it, I would highly recommend doing so imabe a group setting–the discussion is helpful because people see facets in different ways, and readers can encourage each other to not only prepare, but apply what they learn.


I loved this book and plan on re-reading it at a much slower pace. Apr 27, Brenda rated imaage it was amazing. This is really good imags stuff and useful in all many of ways and in many contexts. Book ReviewKennetSpiritual Formation. Going through the book, I responded differently to each facet. Exploring twelve approaches to Christian spirituality in depth, Dr.

Even having taken the better part of a year to read, study, and apply it, I am still going to have to go back and remind myself of how I can practice many of the principles that Boa points out. Disciplined spiritually opened my mind up to the many practices we can do that allow God to work in us, balancing out our doing and our depending on Him.

Walking in the Power of the SpiritWarfare Spirituality: Jul 17, Alex rated imaye it was amazing.

However, the book all in all is a solid book on Spiritual Formation, and one I enjoyed reading. Boa calls it the need for “diversity. Don’t be intimidated by it’s size it appears to be a three credit college class book. Falling in Love with GodHolistic Spirituality: Designed for use as a college or seminary course, Conformed to His Imaye helps us build our lives on a fully biblical perspective.

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