Tag: Generosity

Blooms & Dreams Cultivating Wellness, Generosity & a Connection to the Land

Misha Gillingham, "Blooms & Dreams: Cultivating Wellness, Generosity & a Connection to the Land"
English | ISBN: 142366020X | 2022 | EPUB | 208 pages | 66 MB
Luxury travel writer and influencer Misha Gillingham left the hustle and bustle of Los Angeles for a quaint island in the Pacific Northwest so she could get back in touch with what matters most. With the help of stunning photography, she shows how you, too, can cultivate a life of wellness, generosity, and connection to the land.


Cognitive Surplus Creativity and Generosity in a Connected Age

Clay Shirky, "Cognitive Surplus: Creativity and Generosity in a Connected Age"
English | ISBN: 1594202532 | 2010 | 256 pages | EPUB, MOBI | 208 KB + 355 KB
The author of the breakout hit Here Comes Everybody reveals how new technology is changing us from consumers to collaborators, unleashing a torrent of creative production that will transform our world.


Restricted Generosity in the New Testament

Timothy J Murray, "Restricted Generosity in the New Testament"
English | 2019 | pages: 290 | ISBN: 316156474X | PDF | 2,8 mb
The importance of material generosity in early Christianity has been firmly established in New Testament research. Given this consensus, Timothy J. Murray examines the New Testament texts for evidence of when, how and why the early Christians restricted their generosity. Having also examined the restricted generosity of comparable social structures (Jewish groups, Greco-Roman associations and the Hellenistic oikos), the author argues that the self-conception of the early Christians as members of a fictive-family was the most significant influence on their practices of material generosity and its restrictions, in which they drew heavily from existing cultural ideals regarding family reciprocity and support. Additionally, the author argues (against the majority view) that evidence for organised poor-care in Jewish groups is meagre and non-existent with regard to Greco-Roman associations.