Nee, Watchman. The Normal Christian Life. Wheaton: Tyndale House, 1978.
I’m taking a training class for lay counselors through my church, and as part of the class we were required to read The Normal Christian Life by Watchman Nee and then produce a summary of the book. Its concepts are very dense so the book bears repeated readings. This was my second time through it and I got a lot more out of it this go-round.
(For those who don’t know, Watchman Nee was a leader in the Chinese church during the first half of the 20th century. When the communists took over in China Nee was imprisoned for his faith, where he remained for the next two decades until his death in 1972.)
Here, then, is my summary:
1. The blood of Christ is God’s remedy for man’s sins – plural. – chapter 1
2. The cross of Christ…
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