Wednesday, October 07, 2009

Extraordinary: The life you were meant to live









Angie's Take:
The author hooked me on page 3. Why? Because John Bevere opened up my idea of being made in the image of God. I actually responded to what I was reading as if I were talking to John.

I said, "So you mean that since God is extraordinary and He made me in His image that I can't be anything but extraordinary?" I finished that page and had my answer. "Let us make human beings in our image, make them reflecting our nature..."

WOW! If I am a reflection of God then it's like He's looking in a mirror. What stares back at Him? His own reflection. This book is one that helps us to understand what it means to be God's reflection.

Angie


Summary:

Grace brings believers into relationship with God. But many Christians don’t understand that grace is also the power source for incredible joy, success, and peace in life. In Extraordinary, John Bevere presents a logical, compelling, and deeply inspiring case straight from Scripture for living a life far above “the ordinary.”
Published by WaterBrook Multnomah

Author Bio:

John Bevere is an internationally popular conference speaker, teacher, and author of bestsellers, including The Bait of Satan, Drawing Near, and Driven by Eternity. His award-winning curriculum and books have been translated in over sixty languages and his weekly television program, The Messenger, is broadcast around the world. John and his wife, Lisa—also a bestselling author and speaker—reside with their family in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Visit his ministry website at
www.messengerinternational.org.
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