Tending Body, Heart, Mind & Soul

Tending Body, Heart, Mind & Soul

Following Jesus in Caring for Ourselves

eBook - 2006
Rate this:

Includes Discussion Questions

We hear a lot about what Jesus said. But what did he do? How did he live? During the days of his ministry, how did he care for his own body, heart, mind, and soul?

In this compelling book, Mary Jane Gorman looks behind and between the words of Jesus to discover his humanity, painting a vivid portrait of the life he called us all to live.

Chapter titles:

Tending the Body includes sections on food, exercise, rest, healing touch Tending the Heart--anger, grief, compassion, passion, priorities, relationships Tending the Mind--exercise, rest, wit, reflection, openness Tending the Soul--nature, wilderness, forgiveness, prayer, obedience Tending Toward Wholeness: Interconnections

"Gentle, practical, and wise, Mary Jane Gorman issues an invitation to look closely at Jesus' humanity and in particular the way he cared for his entire being: body, heart, mind, and soul."
-Patricia D. Brown, Author of Spirit Gifts

"If you're earnestly seeking guidance in development of a spirituality which touches every aspect of your life, you will want to let this skilled spiritual guide lead you to the Master himself."
-E. Glenn Hinson, Author of Companions in Christ: Feeding on the Word

Mary Jane Gorman is a writer, teacher, and retreat leader living in Greenville, South Carolina. Formerly professor of economics at Furman University, she has served on the board of United Ministries, a nonprofit community organization, and is a leader in First Baptist Church, Greenville.

Publisher: Nashville, Tenn. : Abingdon Press, c2006.
ISBN: 9780687492107
Branch Call Number: ELECTRONIC BOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xi, 136 p.)
Additional Contributors: ebrary, Inc


From the critics

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Subject Headings


Find it at KCLibrary

To Top