Soul Keeping (John Ortberg)
Your soul’s resting place is in God. John Ortberg wants to take you there. In this six-session, video-based Bible study, John Ortberg takes you on an exploration of the soul from the perspective of a wise guide who has struggled to understand and care for his own soul. Ortberg highlights his relationship with Dallas Willard, a “professor of the soul,” and what he learned from this man in the midst of his own struggles and hardships. Ortberg shares his honest, funny, moving, insightful, and tender journey with you so that you can better care for your own soul.
Study Guide Book
Soul Keeping, Session 1. What Is the Soul?
In Session 1, "What Is the Soul?" you will learn about the four parts of a human being that need to be working as God planned to have a healthy soul.
Soul Keeping, Session 2. The Struggle of the Soul
In Session 2, "The Struggle of the Soul," you will learn what it means to make sacrificial choices and discuss some of the choices God is asking you to make in your life.
Soul Keeping, Session 3. What the Soul Needs
In Session 3, "What the Soul Needs," you will learn that your soul is needy and the only who can meet those needs is God.
Soul Keeping, Session 4. The Practice of Grace
In Session 4, "The Practice of Grace," you will learn the four stages in the cycle of grace and compare it to the cycle of works.
Soul Keeping, Session 5. The Practice of Gratitude
In Session 5, "The Practice of Gratitude," teaches you to take the time each day to remember your benefits, see your benefactor, and thank him.
Soul Keeping, Session 6. The Practice of Growth
In Session 6, "The Practice of Growth," you will learn that difficult experiences in your life may actually turn out to be the best blessings to your spiritual growth.