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Authentic faith : the power of a fire-tested life : what if life isn't meant to be perfect but we are meant to trust the One who is?

Author: Gary Thomas
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : Zondervan, ©2002.
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Best selling author Gary Thomas helps us sharpen our spiritual vision and fortify our commitment by examining ten disciples God uses to forge a fire-tested faith. A biblical view of these disciples can safeguard us from disillusionment when-not if-difficulties surface in our lives. Sharing scriptural insights, the wisdom of Christians through the centuries, and cogent personal observations, Thomas explores the  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Thomas
ISBN: 0310236924 9780310236924 0310254191 9780310254195
OCLC Number: 47996216
Description: 262 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Severe gifts : fire-testing seasons from a loving Father --
Living beyond yourself : the discipline of selflessness --
That excruciating exercise : the discipline of waiting --
Fragments of frustration : the discipline of suffering --
Titanic testimony : the discipline of persecution --
The people of God's heart : the discipline of social mercy --
Giving up the grudge : the discipline of forgiveness --
Mourning's promise : the discipline of mourning --
Tyrannical expectations : the discipline of contentment --
Not my will ... : the discipline of sacrifice --
Well done ... depart from me! : the disciplines of hope and fear.
Responsibility: Gary L. Thomas.

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Best selling author Gary Thomas helps us sharpen our spiritual vision and fortify our commitment by examining ten disciples God uses to forge a fire-tested faith. A biblical view of these disciples can safeguard us from disillusionment when-not if-difficulties surface in our lives. Sharing scriptural insights, the wisdom of Christians through the centuries, and cogent personal observations, Thomas explores the disciplines of selflessness, waiting, suffering, persecution, social mercy , forgiveness, mourning, contentment, sacrifice, hope and fear.
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