Blue Like Jazz: Nonreligious Thoughts on Christian Spirituality
Blue Like Jazz Nonreligious Thoughts on Christian Spirituality Author:Donald Miller "I never liked jazz music because jazz music doesn't resolve. . . . I used to not like God because God didn't resolve. But that was before any of this happened." In Donald Miller's early years, he was vaguely familiar with a distant God. But when he came to know Jesus Christ, he pursued the Christian life with great zeal. Within a few years he h... more »ad a successful ministry that ultimately left him feeling empty, burned out, and, once again, far away from God. In this intimate, soul-searching account, Miller describes his remarkable journey back to a culturally relevant, infinitely loving God.« less
I don't want to give this one up! A book that is easy to read, but challenged all many of my thoughts about Christianity. He pulls out all the religious nonsense to breakdown who God really is. An honest and truthful book that brought me joy!
Blue Like Jazz storms into the world of Christian faith and blasts away at it, showing Christians doing some pretty un-Godly things. But it's also a two-way street. The most relatable, lovable characters are also Christians. There's a reason that this is such a popular book, it's well worth the read and would be great for a small group or book club.