Lynne Baab

is a Presbyterian minister and author of numerous books and Bible study guides. She lives in Dunedin, New Zealand, where she is a lecturer in pastoral theology.
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Listen to Lynne talk about Joy Together

An interview with Lynne on her new book, "Joy Together"

Joy Together: Spiritual Practices for Your Congregation

Cover of 'Joy Together"Lynne covers six spiritual practices that congregations and small groups can engage in together:

  • thankfulness
  • fasting
  • contemplative prayer
  • lectio divina
  • hospitality
  • Sabbath keeping

Marva Dawn says...
"Baab exuberantly, and realistically
, displays the way spiritual practices can strengthen groups or whole congregations of Christians. Her illustrations are convincing; her experiences, vast and confirming; her explanations, constructive. I heartily urge every Christian to read this book, significant as it is, because we who respond to the Trinity with practices need to learn to live more as a community!" Marva Dawn, Theologian, author of Keeping the Sabbath Wholly and Unfettered Hope

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Deadly Murmurs: A NovelNew from Kindle
Deadly Murmurs: A Novel

by Lynne Baab
Lena Johansson listens well. In her role as Director of Outreach at View Ridge Church in Seattle, Lena hears things and makes connections. After the killing of an abortion nurse, Lena's ability to listen puts her right in the middle of the murder investigation. Who is Lena listening to? A group of thirty-somethings who had been in a high school youth group together. Their stories weave a tapestry that Lena is able to untangle with perception and insight.

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