God's Power to Change Your Life

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Zondervan, 2006 - Religion - 236 pages
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What does it take to…Become more loving?Live more peacefully?Develop patience? Have self-control?“In the years I have been a pastor,” writes Rick Warren, “the number-one question I'm asked is, 'Rick, why can't I change?'” People want to change—but they're stuck.Do you want to get unstuck? Here's how.Drawing simple but powerful truths from the Bible, this book gives you practical guidance for specific types of change, and it links you up with the power to actually make the changes you long to make.As you apply the truth of God's Word by the power of his Spirit, your life will change. You'll move out of your rut—and get on track with God's wonderful purposes for your life.
  

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Contents

Preface
9
The Power to Change Your Life
11
Gods Part and My Part in Changing Me
27
Becoming a More Loving Person
47
The Choice to Rejoice
65
Peaceful Living in an Uptight World
81
Developing Your Patience
99
Putting on a Little Kindness
119
Living the Good Life
137
The One Who Can Be Counted On
157
A Gentle Approach
175
Developing SelfControl
195
A Productive Life
215
Bible Translations
233
Notes
235
Copyright

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About the author (2006)

Evangelical pastor Richard Duane "Rick" Warren was born in San Jose, California on January 28, 1954 and grew up in Ukiah, California. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from California Baptist University, a Master of Divinity degree in 1979 from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, and his Doctor of Ministry degree from Fuller Theological Seminary. Warren worked at the Texas Ranch for Christ before founding the megachurch Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, California in 1980. He has written or co-written several Christian books, including the bestselling guide to church ministry and evangelism, The Purpose Driven Church, and The Purpose Driven Life. Warren has lectured as a theologian at many noted universities and seminaries and was chosen in 2008 by President-elect Obama to give the invocation at his inauguration ceremony. Warren is a co-author of the New York Times bestseller The Daniel Plan Cookbook: Healthy Eating for Life.

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