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Jennie highlights the ways we strive for recognition, fulfillment, and identity. She explains that our lack reveals our thirst for grace. Each chapter addresses a different need—lonely, tired, and afraid, to name a few. She teaches through the book of John and points us to Jesus, the living water (Jn 4).

Written as an introductory text for seminary level classes, this third and final volume in the Exploring Christian Theology series is easily accessible for any who have an interest in knowing their God and His purpose for humankind on a deeper level. The book’s opening chapter gives “The Christian Story in Four Acts” from a wide-angle view, helping to orient the reader in God’s grand narrative.

Clara’s book “Open Heart, Open Mind” is a very honest work that made me wonder how she was able to focus and push herself to victory considering all the difficulties she encountered.