Christine Pohl: Addressing the Difficulties of Promising

Dr. Christine Pohl 06-16Despite the importance of promises and promising, many values and commitments in contemporary culture threaten the practice in church and in relationships more generally. Experiences of betrayal and broken promises in families, congregations, and communities are common and devastating. Strengthening fidelity and rebuilding community after betrayal are crucial.

This audio file is from the fourth session of Dr. Christine Pohl’s June 2016 seminar, Cultivating Community and Worship: Practices that Define and Sustain Us at IWS.

Hindrances to Fidelity: Addressing the Difficulties of Promising [26:08] (Download)


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About the author

Alumni Director, Practicum Professor, and DWS graduate.