Includes bibliographical references.
|LC Classifications||BL65.L3 S63 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2010015058|
Laugh Your Way to Grace provided me with much needed spiritual guidance and levity when I needed it most. I devoured the book in two days several months ago and am still reaping its benefits. Her stories (particularly the pancake incident!) are memorable, fun, and instructive. Thank you so much, Susan!/5(72). LAUGH YOUR WAY TO GRACE. likes. Written by America's only female comedian with a pulpit!Followers: Laugh Your Way to Grace weaves humor and the sacred into one beautiful work of art. If you want to blast some fresh air into your spiritual life, then by all means read this book! Naomi Judd, Multi-platinum Country Music Artist, Best Selling Author and Actress. Laugh Your Way to Grace is a welcome addition to my collection. Former President. Susan Sparks Preacher / Lawyer / Standup Comedian. About. My story. Pulpit. Catch my sermons live in NYC, or via Live Stream, Podcast or YouTube. Comedy & Keynotes. Learn more about my speaking appearances, comedy tours, and webinars! eCourses. Stay tuned for my online course. Books. Check out my books. Syndicated Column.
LAUGH YOUR WAY TO GRACE. likes. Written by America's only female comedian with a pulpit! Rev. Susan Sparks, the only female comedian in the country with a pulpit, is senior pastor of the historic Madison Avenue Baptist Church in New York City (the first woman pastor in its year history).She is author of Laugh Your Way to Grace: Reclaiming the Spiritual Power of Humor (SkyLight Paths). She has been featured on ABC, PBS and CNN, as a regular guest with country music star Brand: Turner Publishing Company. Laughter—the GPS System for the Soul Laughter was honored by the ancients as a spiritual healing tool and celebrated by the world's great religions. So why aren’t we laughing along the spiritual path today? What would happen if we did? In this personal and funny look at humor a 5/5(1). A must-read if you want to laugh, learn, and lighten up your journey on your spiritual path."Allen Klein, author, The Courage to Laugh and The Healing Power of Humor"The definitive book about how humor and laughter have everything to do with God. You will laugh out loud, and then it will move you to quiet contemplation and awe.2/5(1).
Here are some of the sprightly quotations used in the book: • "Laughter is the sun that drives winter from the human face." — Victor Hugo • "Laughter's the nearest we ever get, or should get, to sainthood. It's the state of grace that saves most of us from contempt." — John Osborne • . And the best way — the only way — to truly honor this short legacy is one smile at a time, one laugh at a time, one joyful compassionate act at a time. Honor your gift of . Keep your faith when God is silent Live with elegance, beauty, and generosity of spirit Whatever your faith tradition--or if you have none at all--join this veteran of the punch line and the pulpit in reclaiming the forgotten humor legacy found in thousands of years of human spiritual history. One of my favorite gifts from God is laughter, so naturally I would be interested in a book called Laugh your way to Grace: Reclaiming the Spiritual Power of Humor. The author Reverend Susan Sparks is advertised as “America’s only female stand-up comedian with a pulpit.”.