Randy Frazee "The Connecting Church" Book Review by hicaliber

Randy Frazee "The Connecting Church"
This paper is an extensive chapter by chapter summary, analysis and critique of Randy Frazee's "Connecting Church-Beyond Small Groups to Authentic Community".
# 93408 | 4,370 words | 1 source | APA | 2006 | US
Published on Mar 18, 2007 in Psychology (Social) , Religion and Theology (General) , Sociology (General)

$19.95 Buy and instantly download this paper now


This paper explains that Randy Frazee, a church pastor, wrote "The Connecting Church" in an effort to explain the need for community and the role that the church plays in uniting people. The author points out that Frazee explores the human mind to a certain extent, discussing the spiritual and emotional elements that define life. The paper relates that Frazee creates the Johnson Family - a family living the "American Dream" in the suburbs, mixing professional and family obligations and identifying specifically as Christian people who devote a portion of their time and their lives to God.

Table of Contents:
Chapter 1- "The Loneliest Nation on Earth"
Chapter 2- "Created for Community"
Chapter 3- "The Problem of Individualism"
Chapter 4- "Finding a Common Purpose"
Chapter 5- "Rediscovering Biblical Purpose"
Chapter 6- "Implementing a Common Purpose"
Chapter 7- "The Problem of Isolation"
Chapter 8- "Finding a Common Place"
Chapter 9- "Rediscovering a Neighborhood"
Chapter 10- "Implementing a Common Place"
Chapter 11- "The Problem of Consumerism"
Chapter 12- "Sharing Common Possessions"
Chapter 13- "Rediscovering Interdependence"
Chapter 14- "Implementing Common Possessions"
Closing Thoughts

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Frazee, R. (2001). Connecting Church-Beyond Small Groups to Authentic Community. Grand Rapids: Zondervan Publishing.

Cite this Book Review:

APA Format

Randy Frazee "The Connecting Church" (2007, March 18) Retrieved April 22, 2021, from https://www.academon.com/book-review/randy-frazee-the-connecting-church-93408/

MLA Format

"Randy Frazee "The Connecting Church"" 18 March 2007. Web. 22 April. 2021. <https://www.academon.com/book-review/randy-frazee-the-connecting-church-93408/>