By James R. Edwards
Through creatively informed Bible tales and fascinating anecdotes of non-public studies, Edwards creates an interaction among the historic and the modern to be able to observe God afresh. you will realize how God interrupts people's lives in instances of disillusionment, inadequacy, grief, or even competition. As you sign up for those conversations, you are going to comprehend God's personality in a brand new, intimate means. And, you might even see clues to God's interruptions on your personal life.
"Dr. Edwards has provided us what we such a lot want and such a lot resist--a terrifying assembly with God. As a biblical student, he offers clean insights into the vintage confrontations of creatures with their Creator." --Craig Barnes, President Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, NJ
"I am deeply engaged and moved through The Divine Intruder. The writing has a definite vintage caliber approximately it. The 'breakthroughs' of God into our lives that James Edwards explores are an important to the formation of the human spirit in godliness."--Dallas Willard, former professor of philosophy on the college of Southern California and writer of The Spirit of the Disciplines and The Divine Conspiracy
"I recognize of no wiser modern instructor of the doctrine of God than Jim Edwards. This book's reviews of the good biblical conferences with God instructs us in how this God encounters us curious human beings."--F. Dale Bruner, professor of faith emeritus, Whitworth collage, writer of Matthew: A Commentary
"A impressive tribute to the sovereignty of God's grace and dependability on God's promises."--Donald G. Bloesch, professor of theology emeritus, Dubuque Theological Seminary, writer of The fight of Prayer and A Theology of be aware and Spirit
From a Swiss village to the jungles of Colombia and the previous East Germany, James R. Edwards has encountered the Divine Intruder around the globe. as well as authoring numerous commentaries and plenty of scholarly articles at the New testomony, Edwards, who's Bruner-Welch Professor Emeritus of Theology at Whitworth collage in Spokane, Washington, has authored Is Jesus the single Savior? (Eerdmans, 2006). he's at present at paintings on a biography of Ernst Lohmeyer, a German theologian and member of the Confessing Church who was once martyred by means of Soviet and East German communist operatives in 1946.
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James Edwards believes God is within the enterprise of interrupting lives and altering them perpetually. He exhibits how the tales of 8 biblical characters are paradigms for the methods God intrudes in our lives this day, best us to do His will and turn into the folk He desires us to be. via creatively advised Bible tales and interesting anecdotes of non-public stories, Edwards creates an interaction among the historic and the modern in an effort to observe God afresh.
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The Divine Intruder: When God Breaks Into Your Life by James R. Edwards