The Resource Getting fired for the glory of God: : collected words of Mike Yaconelli for youth workers, (electronic resource)

Getting fired for the glory of God: : collected words of Mike Yaconelli for youth workers, (electronic resource)

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Getting fired for the glory of God: : collected words of Mike Yaconelli for youth workers
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Getting fired for the glory of God:
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collected words of Mike Yaconelli for youth workers
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eng
Summary
Scripture is full of the voices of prophets who convicted, irritated, edified, exhorted, chastised, instructed, encouraged, and proclaimed the Truth. Many followed these prophets; many hated them; some dismissed them; others laughed at them; still others wanted them silenced. The same could be said of Mike Yaconelli. Like the prophets of old, Mike was a blend of the sacred and the profane, the outspoken and the insecure, the gentle lamb and the roaring lion. This paradox lives on in his writing and in his recorded words. In Mike Yaconelli you'll discover a bold, passionate, and ultimately prophetic voice reminding us to stay focused on Jesus, to hold life lightly, to walk together as we love kids, and to devote ourselves to an outrageously gracious God who loves our souls into being. If you're in youth ministry today, it's likely that-someway, somehow-Mike Yaconelli played a part in it. Much of the playfulness, creativity, and humility that exist in youth ministry were first nurtured by the life and work of Mike Yaconelli. Reactions to Mike Yaconelli are rarely neutral. He forces you to react, to feel, to think and to question: He loved youth ministry, but at the same time he wanted to dismantle it; he pastored a church yet proclaimed churches to be dull and stifling. He poked fun at powerful Christian celebrities but was disarmingly open about his own pride and weaknesses. Despite founding one of the largest youth working organizations in the world, Mike advocated for a counter-cultural faith that emphasized small over big, few over many, and silent over loud. His words carry all of these contradictions, leaving readers both inspired and frustrated...often at the same time. Years after his death, Christians across the globe still turn to the words of Mike Yaconelli to uncover the divine mischief, the shameless truth-telling, the love of kids, and the passion for Jesus that make youth ministry the irresistible calling he claimed it to be. People turn to Mike Yaconelli not just because of what he wrote, they turn to Mike Yaconelli because of what he aspired to live
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technical information on music
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Midwest
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Yaconelli, Mike
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259/.23
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Read by Fred Stella
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  • Stella, Fred
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Church group work with youth
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adult
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Getting fired for the glory of God: : collected words of Mike Yaconelli for youth workers, (electronic resource)
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MWT11616876
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (2hr., 33 min.))
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  • online
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9780310302407
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MWT11616876
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11616876
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Label
Getting fired for the glory of God: : collected words of Mike Yaconelli for youth workers, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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digital storage
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not applicable
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unknown
Control code
MWT11616876
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  • not applicable
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Edition
Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (2hr., 33 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Isbn
9780310302407
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11616876
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unknown
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access
Sound
sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
Stock number
11616876
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
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