Transforming Your Seven Primal Needs into
a Powerful Spiritual Life
January 17, 2012 / ISBN: 14391022104
Nonfiction / Religion / Self-help
by Willie Elliott
Patrick Morley has presented some helpful information for men who
strive for a richer spiritual life in Man Alive: Transforming
Your Seven Primal Needs into a Powerful Spiritual Life.
The information on the seven primal needs is listed individually
with info on how to achieve the need. The seven primal needs are
as follow: (1) to feel that I don't have to live life alone; (2)
to believe-really believe-that God knows, loves, and cares about
me personally; (3) to believe that my life has a purpose-that my
life is not random; (4) to break free from the destructive behaviors
that keep dragging me down; (5) to satisfy my soul for transcendence,
awe, and communion; (6) to love and be loved without reservation;
and (7) to make a contribution and leave the world a better place.
Each section ends with a reflection and discussion questions that
is helping in probing into individual needs on desired needs.
The author gives advice and examples of each area of need, but
a major plus is the information and additional help that's given
on how to start a men's study group to grow more in spirituality.
For that purpose the author includes a section entitled "Discussion
This is a good good book to have on hand when one finds himself
lacking or falling behind on one of the basic needs.