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The glorious pursuit

embracing the virtues of Christ

by Gary L. Thomas

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Published by NavPress in Colorado Springs, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Virtues.,
  • Christian life.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-188).

    StatementGary Thomas.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV4630 .T545 1998
    The Physical Object
    Pagination191 p. ;
    Number of Pages191
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL349484M
    ISBN 101576830527
    LC Control Number98008737
    OCLC/WorldCa39347036

    About The Pursuit of Glory “History writing at its glorious best.”–The New York Times “A triumphant success. [Blanning] brings knowledge, expertise, sound judgment and a colorful narrative style.”–The Economist The New York Times bestselling volume in the Penguin History of Europe series.   The book seeks to simply the Christian life down to its fundamental core - that being a real and profound relationship with a loving, caring and holy God. But he doesn't dwell on the negative, but rather he refocuses the reader on the glorious pursuit of God as the only remedy to our God-given appetite. While the world attempts to fill us 5/5(8).

    The Pursuit of Righteousness Lesson 6 in “More Like Jesus” Lesson Aim: To confirm in our hearts that the growing Christian will not be satisfied to simply avoid evil in his life. Rather, his heart and mind will actively pursue his becoming more like Jesus. Key Verse: But you, man of . Buy The Glorious Pursuit: Embracing the Virtues of Christ with The Sacred Search for just £ saving you £ £ saving you £ Add Both to Basket.

    Secondly, that each one of us might experience the thrill of being used by the Holy Spirit in this glorious pursuit as we reach out with the gospel—whether across the street or across the globe—knowing the Spirit’s power and presence that Jesus promised to those who go in his name. It is, however, not an end but an inception, for now begins the glorious pursuit, the heart’s happy exploration of the infinite riches of the Godhead. That is where we begin, I say, but where we stop no man has yet discovered, for there is in the awful and mysterious depths of the Triune God neither limit nor end.


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 22 cm: Contents: Introduction --Section One: The Soul of Spiritual Formation --Getting Your Life Back --The Holy Bridge --The Glorious Pursuit --Section Two: The Classical Virtues --Living Where You Are (Humility, Part One) --The Beautiful Spirit (Humility, Part Two) --Resting in the Current (Surrender) --Freedom.

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