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Low-Back, Ladder-Back, Cane-Bottom Chair: Biblical Meditations James S Lowry

Low-Back, Ladder-Back, Cane-Bottom Chair: Biblical Meditations

James S Lowry

Published December 3rd 2013
ISBN : 9781625643865
Paperback
115 pages
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Description: Biblical texts are the springboards for proclaiming the Good news. For Rev. James S. Lowry, these springboards lead to recollections from life and ministry that make the Gospel come alive in a special way. Memories of two very differentMoreDescription: Biblical texts are the springboards for proclaiming the Good news. For Rev. James S. Lowry, these springboards lead to recollections from life and ministry that make the Gospel come alive in a special way. Memories of two very different creches shed light on Marys Magnificant- the funeral of dissolute neer-do-well Tex Malone provides a surprising context for that most famous of verses, John 3:16- a misspelled word becomes a fountain of grace for an entire congregation- and the low-back, ladder-back, cane-bottom chair with the legs cut off just so to accommodate Lowrys diminutive childhood caregiver, Bessie Grier, calls forth the God who guarded that daughter of slaves and who now guards the adult Lowry as he prepares to face each day.