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Embracing Dusty Detours: A spiritual search for depth in desert places
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Embracing Dusty Detours: A spiritual search for depth in desert places (Paperback)

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'...I feel at last that I am embracing the present moment of life. I haven't arrived, I'm just resting; resting beside quiet waters that inevitably churn and stir from time to time and turn into strong currents that drag me back into the river of the hectic everyday.' This book takes you on a quest through the chaos of Middle Eastern city life and the drama of a youth-led revolution to endless stretches of desert sand, and Bible places from Mount Sinai to the shores of Galilee. This quest, along life's dusty detours, is in search of oases of all kinds - people, places, and little glimpses of eternity. Lynne's journey involves laughter, tears and raw honesty, and is often one lurch forward and two steps backward, but it has led her to deeper insights into faith and greater reliance on God than she ever imagined. Lynne Chandler lives with her family in Cairo where she serves as music director in the Anglican/Episcopal international church that her husband pastors. She is the author of Embracing a Concrete Desert (BRF, 2010) and her website is

Philosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesReligion & BeliefsChristianityChristian institutions & organizations Publisher: BRF (The Bible Reading Fellowship) Publication Date: 20/04/2012 ISBN-13: 9781841018294  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Lynne Chandler lives with her family in Cairo, where she serves as music director in the Anglican/Episcopal international church that her husband pastors. She is the author of Embracing A Concrete Desert (BRF, 2010) and Embracing Dusty Detours (BRf, 2012).

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