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Reaching for the invisible God : what can we expect to find?

Author: Philip Yancey
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : ZondervanPublishingHouse, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Reaching for the Invisible God: What Can We Expect to Find? is Yancey at his best--wrestling with difficult questions and refusing to give pat answers. In our quest to know God, he offers this caveat: "The more personal conception of God we have, the more unnerving are the questions about him."
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Yancey
ISBN: 0310235316 9780310235316 0310247306 9780310247302 0310235863 9780310235866
OCLC Number: 44391610
Awards: Winner of Book of the Year - Christianity Today 2001
Description: 301 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Part One: Thirst: Our longing for God --
Born again breech --
Thirsting at the fountainside --
Part Two: faith: When God seems absent, indifferent, or even hostile --
Room for doubt --
Faith under fire --
Two-handed faith --
Living in faith --
Mastery of the ordinary --
Part Three: God: Contact with the invisible --
Knowing God, or anyone else --
Personality profile --
In the name of the Father --
Rosetta stone --
The go-between --
Part Four: Union: A partnership of unequals --
Makeover --
Out of control --
Passion and the desert --
Spiritual amnesia --
Part Five: Growth: Stages along the way --
Child --
Adult --
Parent --
Part Six: Restoration: The relationship's end --
Paradise lost --
God's irony --
An arranged marriage --
The fruit of Friday's toil.
Responsibility: Philip Yancey.

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Author Philip Yancey asks the question: How does a relationship with God work? And then he answers it with an investigation that turns up surprising and satisfying answers about life and  Read more...

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"How do I relate to a God who is invisible when I'm never quite sure he's there?-Philip Yancey"

 
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