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  • Title: When Your Life Is on Fire: What Would You Save?
  • Author: Erik Kolbell
  • ISBN: 9780664236892
  • Page: 436
  • Format: Paperback

  • When Your Life Is on Fire: What Would You Save? By Erik Kolbell In When Your Life Is On Fire Erik Kolbell listens, provokes, and most of all, shares with us the enduring lessons and insights of life and faith as realized by a diverse population of thoughtful people It s a town hall of the soul Tom BrokawIf your life were on fire, what would be the one thing you save Progressive minister and psychotherapist Erik Kolbell asks that In When Your Life Is On Fire Erik Kolbell listens, provokes, and most of all, shares with us the enduring lessons and insights of life and faith as realized by a diverse population of thoughtful people It s a town hall of the soul Tom BrokawIf your life were on fire, what would be the one thing you save Progressive minister and psychotherapist Erik Kolbell asks that question of 13 remarkable and unique individuals The answers are provided by such notable people as journalist Jane Pauley, actor Alan Alda, and jazz impresario Regina Carter, as well as Brenda Berkman, a New York City firefighter who responded to the World Trade Center attacks of 9 11, and Don Lange, a U.S Veteran severely injured in the Iraq war The insights of these and other ordinary people put into extraordinary situations, will help all of us consider what it is that we value most in life.
    Erik Kolbell
    Erik Kolbell is a writer, psychotherapist, and ordained minister A Yale Divinity School graduate, Kolbell was the first Minister of Social Justice at Riverside Church in New York City where he worked on fair housing, racial equality, nuclear disarmament, prison reform and other issues His work took him to Nicaragua as an official US observer for the first democratic elections, to Cuba with Pastors for Peace delivering medical supplies, and to South Africa on a fact finding mission during the apartheid years As a Congregational minister with a concentration in Judaic studies, Kolbell has a broad understanding of religious issues and where they intersect with American culture Prior to his ministry at Riverside Church, Kolbell worked for several years as a college chaplain His psychotherapy practice incorporates his expertise in family and couples counseling Kolbell has appeared on The Today Show and Dateline on NBC, The Early Show on CBS, The Charlie Rose Show on PBS, Morning Joe on MSNBC, The Jane Pauley Show, Your Total Health, local television, and numerous radio programs Kolbell s writing has covered a wide variety of topics, from the spiritual to the practical, with a common theme being that of tying ethical principles to everyday living.

    When Your Life Is on Fire: What Would You Save? By Erik Kolbell

    Commentaires:

    Amy
    Borrowed it from the library, got about a third of the way through, and returned it Why Because I needed to own it Ordered it for my e reader, because I was too impatient to wait the two days for it to arrive in print.This is a profound book, and it s having a profound effect on me I m reading no than one chapter a day and then taking time to reflect on it before moving on to the next The thesis of the book is deceptively simple if your life were on fire and you could save one thing, whether a [...]

    Nancy
    Thirteen People Discuss the Most Precious Thing in Their LivesErik Kobell asked thirteen people what they would save from a fire Some of the people are public figures some are not Each identified something precious The most interesting thing about the responses was that the people identified qualities rather than objects One person, Regina Carter, at first identified an object, her violin, but as the interview continued it became clear that what she wanted to save was the sound from her violin H [...]

    Robert D. Cornwall
    We ve all thought about it In case of fire, what would you save Pictures Computer hard drive probably Stocks and bonds What we choose to save probably says something about who we are as individuals Erik Kobell, a psychotherapist and former minister of social justice at Riverside Church in New York, asked a similar question to a range of people from Alan Alda to former NYFD Captain Brenda Berkman The question was posed in such a way that one could answer with a material object such as Regina Cart [...]

    Mark
    This is a fascinating book Each chapter is a result of an interview with one individual about the one thing he or she would save of their lives, if it were on fire It could be a physical item or a character quality In every instance it is something that encapsulates what life means to that person It is something that has a story and represents the person s life Erik Kolbell, the interviewer editor writer, is a Christian In contrast, the interviewees are a diverse lot Some are Christian, some fro [...]

    Susan
    What would you save if your life was on fire is a question asked of thirteen people They are celebrities, artists and ordinary people The answers are thoughtful and inspirational The author also puts the people into four different categories While I found the descriptions of the categories interesting, I was much interested in the answers given.This is an inspirational book It makes you think about your own answer would be It is an interesting and thoughtful book.Disclaimer I received a digital [...]

    Marjorie
    Given To Me For An Honest ReviewErik Kolbell s book When Your Life Is On Fire What Would You Save Is a book the really will make you think and get your life into perspective He asks 13 people from different walks of life this question and the responses where different yet the same They give insight to what is the most precious in their lives This book will have you looking deep into your soul to find your precious and your most important reason for being I recommend this to all.

    Heather Bennett
    This is a wonderful book that everyone should read The author interviews 13 people and asks them, What they would save from a fire The answers are thought provoking and will make you wonder what you would save I hope to read from this author.

    Liz
    Great concept, book was a bit overwritten.

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