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Spiritual misfit

Michelle Derusha

Spiritual misfit

a memoir of uneasy faith

by Michelle Derusha

  • 154 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholics,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementMichelle DeRusha
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX4705.D29445 A3 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination227 pages
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27161679M
    ISBN 101601425325
    ISBN 109781601425324
    LC Control Number2013043791
    OCLC/WorldCa854613914

    Spiritual Misfit chronicles one woman's journey toward an understanding that belief and doubt can coexist. This poignant and startlingly candid memoir reveals how being honest about our questions, our fears, and our discomfort with black-and-white definitions of faith can move us toward an authentic and a deepening relationship with God. I decided to admit once and for all that I didn't know what I was doing, what I thought, what I believed, even sometimes if I truly believed. I would tell the truth: I wasn't like them; I didn't fit in. I wasn't a proper Christian. I didn't have it all together like they did. Why not, I figured? What in the world did I have to lose?_____ After twenty years of unbelief, estranged from her.

      12 thoughts on “ Are you a spiritual misfit, too? perfectlips Ap at am. I love reading about what it’s like to live as a Christian. I feel like I can resonate with it. Soon I am going to stop reading your book review posts (although soon it’ll be time for me to read another of your recommended books). If you understand the imputation of sins to Christ and imputation of Christ’s righteousness to you (Ephesians –6) — then you are a spiritual misfit. 8 If you comprehend that you died on the tree of crucifixion when Christ died (in our place) on that tree (Colossians –13; Galatians ) — then you are a spiritual misfit.

      The Spiritual Journey of a Misfit by Francis Dorff. Paperback $ writing and meditatively practicing and sharing a life-integrating approach to personal and spiritual development. He is a specialist in the Holistic Depth Psychology of Ira Progoff, PhD, and the author of several books on living spiritually. Publish your book Brand: Sunstone Press. Spiritual Misfit chronicles one woman’s journey toward an understanding that belief and doubt can coexist. This poignant and startlingly candid memoir reveals how being honest about our questions, our fears, and our discomfort with black-and-white definitions of faith can move us toward an authentic and a deepening relationship with : The Crown Publishing Group.


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Spiritual Misfit is the unadulterated journey of a woman who knows what it is to struggle and what it is to overcome. You’ll come away changed.” —Emily T. Wierenga, author of Atlas Girl “Michelle DeRusha’s Spiritual Misfit is a generous and honest portrait of stumbling into faith.

This book is an invitation to wonder and journey /5(95). Spiritual Misfit is a perfect selection for a book club and is sure to invite a lively Michelle DeRusha’s brave honesty will have you looking at your own uneasy faith and perhaps even voicing a few shaky feelings to God.4/5.

Spiritual Misfit is the unadulterated journey of a woman who knows what it is to struggle and what it is to overcome. You’ll come away changed.” —Emily T. Wierenga, author of Atlas Girl “Michelle DeRusha’s Spiritual Misfit is a generous and honest portrait of stumbling into faith.

This book is an invitation to wonder and journey 5/5(7). Spiritual Misfit is the unadulterated journey of a woman who knows what it is to struggle and what it is to overcome. You’ll come away changed.” —Emily T. Wierenga, author of Atlas Girl “Michelle DeRusha’s Spiritual Misfit is a generous and honest portrait of stumbling into faith.

This book is an invitation to wonder and journey. Spiritual Misfit invites the reader to climb a tree and cock the head to see the world from a whole new perspective. It’s funny, smart, and brimming with hope—a book for those new to faith and those who long for a faith that’s new/5(4).

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I love her honesty and her humor in telling the story of her faith. It’s poignant and it’s funny, and the Cheez-It story alone makes this book worth buying. I’m giving away two copies of Spiritual Misfit to a reader who leaves a comment.

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This poignant and startlingly candid memoir reveals how being honest about our questions, our fears, and our discomfort with black-and-white definitions of faith can move us toward an authentic and a deepening relationship with God.

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Get this from a library. Spiritual misfit: a memoir of uneasy faith. [Michelle DeRusha] -- Offers the author's account of the loss of her Catholic faith, how acknowledging her unbelief allowed her to truly begin her spiritual journey, and how she came to see the possibility that faith.

SPIRITUAL MISFIT chronicles one woman’s journey toward an understanding that belief and doubt can coexist. This poignant and startlingly candid memoir reveals how being honest about our questions, our fears, and our discomfort with black-and-white definitions of faith can move us toward an authentic and a deepening relationship with God.

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She openly shares her struggle with her faith in a real and honest way. Her words remind me of an incident I experienced in a Sunday School Class a few years ago. We were studying different people of the Bible. "[Lewis's] journey unveils the moments of blessing and being blessed that inevitably accompany us on our way."--Carolyn Gratton, author, The Art of Spiritual Guidance Set against the tumultuous backdrop of contemporary China, Larry Lewis’s autobiographical The Misfit tells a moving story of how God breaks through the aridity of human hearts.Spiritual Misfit is a book about living in the gray, of not just enduring, but embracing the questions.

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