A Play-Full Life: Slowing Down & Seeking Peace by Jaco J. Hamman

By Jaco J. Hamman

A Play-Full lifestyles explores the methods of being and changing into knowledgeable by way of the life-giving and balance-inducing strength of play. even if subjective play, casual social play, or maybe execs at play, play is essentially an perspective to existence that is going past particular actions. A Play-Full lifestyles empowers Christians to discover the which means of a Sabbath-like existence talking of simplicity, serenity, and sensing the fullness of existence. Readers will obtain sensible directions on the way to stability their religious, own, tasks to be able to domesticate a play-full self. The booklet beneficial properties a few reports of standard humans and religion groups residing play-full lives.

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Playing with toys also developed your dexterity and prepared you for tasks such as driving a car or typing on a keyboard. Physical play developed your muscles and assured that you have a fit body. You continued to engage in self-initiated play long before conscious play was present. Later, playground play taught you how to socialize with others. All along, complex neurological, emotional, relational, and cognitive processes allowed you to play in more advanced ways continually instilling purpose and meaning in your life.

Graham was beaten for small transgressions and built a career on telling people that their actions and how they live their lives will have grave consequences. How has physical violence touched your life? Imagine God’s Spirit tenderly blowing over the fingerprints and footprints left by others on your made-of-dust body. When we seek intimacy — a play-full activity — and cannot find it, conflict as corrupt play-fullness may enter. That is why the Travis family is hurting. Dad Garrett, working in the manufacturing industry, suddenly finds himself without a job after the company he worked for laid off half of its employees.

The problem, however, is that he sometimes loses control, and often when least expected. Driving to work the other day, he was listening to the radio when The Enemies of Becoming Play-full 35 someone abruptly cut into the lane in front of him. The two vehicles nearly collided. In a flash of rage Frank cursed at the other driver and for a few seconds he stayed right on the bumper of the other car flashing his lights and honking his horn. The depth of this road rage surprised even Frank, as sanity slowly returned and he backed off.

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