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|ISBN:||0310236924 9780310236924 0310254191 9780310254195|
|Awards:||Runner-up for Christian Book Award 2003.|
|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.|
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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