In Holy Play popular author and teacher Kirk Byron Jones shows how to move forward together with God to imagine and live your true life purpose with creativity and joy. This extraordinary book gives you permission to stop waiting for God to tell you what to do and start doing what God has been inspiring you to do all along. Through provocative stories and helpful exercises, Jones shows you how to foster the openness and energy that allow you to engage with and construct a fulfilling life that uses all your God-given talent. Jones shows how to humbly and gladly accept the sacred incredible in you--in particular the creator in you.
Table of Contents
Preface. 1. The Tyranny and Triumph of Choosing. 2. The Anatomy of Stuckness. 3. The Divine Adventure. 4. Our Great Beloved Partner. 5. The Wild Thrill of Wide-Open Possibility. 6. Not Just Creature but Creator. 7. Three Great Creative Powers. 8. Dreaming Your Way to Purpose. 9. Joyfully Playing Your Dreams. Notes. The Author. Index.
Kirk Byron Jones, D. Min., Ph.D. is a popular speaker, author, professor at Andover-Newton Theological School, and former pastor of churches in Louisiana, Pennsylvania, and Massachusetts.