Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Holy Fire and Cinnamon...what a combination!

This week I shared about   last week's visit to  Specialteas  Tea room in Northboro, MA.
and  one of my favorite   sweets  enjoyed there  was a Cinnamon Chip Scone... I had no idea!
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  where have I been....   obviously not paying attention  when  passing through the baking aisle....  well,  it isn't exactly the aisle I  regularly traverse,  but   cinnamon chips.....  wow....
so I looked up   the recipe for these delectibles...I highly recommend you  visit    that link... I  don't wish to   copy her  page,   but   I definitely have it bookmarked, those scones are heavenly and I will be making them ....  lots of them!
The Taste of Home  recipe  is very very similar to my  cranberry walnut  scone recipe so I know   they would be light as a feather and  completely yummy, as well....  Just the perfect  scone for my upcoming Book Tea...  I  am   so very  excited about my Book tea    upcoming in 6 weeks....  My prayer Sista's and I are all reading Holy Fire, by RT Kendall....  and  I am planning a tea   get together to  chat about the  life  changing book  over   tea and yummies...I am very    expectant about this book...
   My  Christian walk   has led me  down various  theological  avenues,,,,  evangelical  Armenian, reformed Calvinistic, reformed  charismatic to  Baptist....   Many people might call me a bapticostal,   but whatever  you want to call it  I know the works of the Holy Spirit are real for today  and  churches that  do not  teach the full gospel  are missing  a huge element of God's Word so  completely relevant for  today and the trials   that are  swiftly coming in our nation and the world.... If you are feeling a tug in your spirit for more, I  urge you to check out this book....

Amazon's  review:

The Holy Spirit...
Greater than your theology, bigger than denominations, beyond all we can imagine, God's gift to the church and to you

Debate about the Holy Spirit has been around for a long time. In Holy Fire, best-selling author and respected theologian R. T. Kendall sets the record straight about the Holy Spirit’s role in our lives and in the life of the church.

If you want to increase your knowledge of this most misunderstood member of the Trinity, or if you long to experience His presence in your life in a deeper way than ever before, this book is for you.

Are you charismatic? He is bigger than your signs-and-wonders events. Are you Reformed? He will not be limited by your theology. As Jesus said of the Holy Spirit, “He blows where He will.”
Editorial Reviews

Review
“R.T. Kendall’s Holy Fire is an important book because he bridges communities that have often talked past each other—or perhaps worse, ignored each other’s existence.” —David Neff, former editor in chief, Christianity Today

“Epic work on the Holy Spirit” —John Arnott, Catch the Fire Ministries, Toronto

“A challenge both to Reformed-cessationists and card-carrying charismatics.” —Colin Dye, senior minister, Kensington Temple, London, England

“Combines the Word and Spirit to set the record straight.” —Marcus Yoars, editor, Charisma magazine

“Best I’ve read on the Holy Spirit” —William Dwight McKissic, senior pastor, Cornerstone Baptist Church, Arlington, Texas

“Pastorally sensitive. Theologically exact” —Rob Norris, senior pastor, Fourth Presbyterian Church, Bethesda, Maryland

About the Author
R. T. Kendall was the pastor of Westminster Chapel in London, England, for twenty-five years. Born in Ashland, Kentucky, he was educated at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary and Oxford University. He is well known internationally as a speaker and teacher. Dr. Kendall is the author of more than forty-five books, including The Power of Humility, Total Forgiveness, The Sensitivity of the Spirit, The Thorn in the Flesh, Grace, Pure Joy, Imitating Christ, and The Anointing: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow.


So, regarding my  Book tea....  I have my scones planned,  the topic...and you just might be interested to follow  along as the rest of the plans unfold....  I'm psyched   with   giddiness over this   marvelous  upcoming event!
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6 comments:

  1. I have seen this book "Holy Fire" advertised in Charisma Magazine and daily receive R.T.Kendall's devotional. He is so right on.

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  2. I don't think I have seen these either...I will check it out...sounds like something my family would love. I so appreciate you sharing on our Thursday blog hop! Blessings!

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  3. I have seen the Cinnamon Chips at Walmart, but I have not had the chance to try them out. Now you have me a bit curious.

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  4. Surely this is a site well worth seeing.

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  5. This sounds like a book worth reading - and your Book Tea sounds delightful! Have fun and please be sure to tell us all about it in an upcoming blog post ;o) Thanks for sharing! Stopping by from the Thursday Favorite Things Blog Hop at Katherine's Corner. Hope you will stop by and visit me at www.mamaslittletreasures.com where I post free craft tutorials. Hope to connect with you again soon, Nina @ mamas*little*treasures and Vintage Mama's Cottage

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  6. Added to my list. Thank you for helping to make the Thursday Favorite Things Blog hop so much fun. Big Hugs ♥

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