Real Church in a Social Network World - Leonard Sweet

Price: $5.99

Format: eBook

ISBN: 9780307730527

Release: 12.20.2011

Religion - Christian Life - Spiritual Growth

Blogger's Website

Read Review on Blogger's Site

Review on Retailer Site

Read Chapter 1

About Leonard Sweet


Share This
2.5 Stars
Find Retailers on Google

Leonard Sweet – Real Church in a Social Network World: From Facebook to Face-to-Face Faith

by Henk-Jan van der Klis
October 23, 2012
@hjvanderklis
2.5 Stars
0 other readers have rated Henk-Jan's review.

Why do you need my email?
Close Window

In order to rank this review we require your email address as proof that, A) You’re a real person (and not a bot) and B) It ensures that only one person can rank a review one time (and protects from bloggers that might try to “pad” their rankings). Your email address will only be used for review rankings as part of the Blogging for Books program and will not be sold to 3rd parties or used by WaterBrook Multnomah Publishers in any way. That said, if you check the box that says “Send me updates on the latest Christian books,” you’ll receive the WaterBrook Multnomah Bookends eNewsletter (sent monthly). You can always unsubscribe to this newsletter at any time.

Henk-Jan's overall score for this review: 0
Henk-Jan's average score for this review: 0.0
Close Window

Each review can be ranked and given 1 to 5 stars. Each star is worth one point. If a review is ranked 10 times and each time is given 5 stars, the overall score would be 50 points. For more on scoring visit the FAQ page. For why scoring matters visit the support page.

Though the cover somehow may lead you to expect Leonard Sweet to dive into the latest technologies to create a new expression of christian faith outreach, Real Church in a Social Network Word is different. It’s an e-book exclusive compilation of provoking thoughts published in different forms in earlier books Out of the Question … Into the Mystery (2004), retitled What Matters Most in 2012, The Three Hardest Words (2006), and The Gospel According to Starbucks (2007). The last part is a introduction to and first chapter of Viral: How Social Networking Is Poised to Ignite Revival (2012), which indeed deals with the Gutenbergers (people born in the 20th century) and the Googlers (born in the 21st century aka digital natives). What’s connecting and dividing them? Relationships is the main theme in this book. Both the relationship between God and you, as well as the real-life connections between people. Sweet testifies of a living faith, and rejects any claims to a belief system (ever heard of a life of belief?). Sweet is to the point, and at almost every page he leaves you pondering on a thought or phrase. If you already have read the earlier books, you may skip this one and purchase Viral.

Most Active Bloggers (This Month)

Most Active Bloggers (This Year)

Tastebook_General_200x165.jpg

This content requires the Flash Player. Please Download and install it here.