Simple Faith

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Thomas Nelson Incorporated, Sep 1, 1996 - Religion - 288 pages
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Trapped in complicated Christianity? Here's permission to come out of confinement!

How did so many people wind up trapped by complicated systems of performance-based faith? Why do we push ourselves past our limits in pursuit of more works than any reasonable Pharisee would have demanded? Must we run at a pace somewhere between maddening and insane to prove we're among the faithful?

"No!" is the emphatic answer from best-selling author Chuck Swindoll. In Simple Faith, he shows us how to get free from such arbitrary confinement. He reminds Christians that they serve a God who promised freedom, peace, and rest. And it's everlasting?not exhausting?life, remember?

Here at last is an exhilarating invitation to simple faith. Move beyond rat-race Christianity and break the bars calculated to wilt free spirits.

A cage is no place for a Christian. Welcome to your wings!

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User Review  - Jeff Bobin - Goodreads

This commentary on the Sermon on the Mount is a great read. Like everything by Swindoll it will force you to think through the Bible passage with new eyes and give you a lot to think about, reflect on and apply to your life. Read full review

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User Review  - Kathy - Goodreads

Another good book by Jodi Picoult. This time she writes about an Amish girl who is accused of neonaticide (killing her newborn). Like Vanishiing Acts by the same author, it explores legal and moral ... Read full review

Contents

Lets Keep It Simple i
1
The Qualities of Simple Faith
23
Shake and Shine
47
Copyright

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About the author (1996)

Charles Swindoll is senior pastor of Stonebriar Community Church, Chancellor of Dallas Theological Seminary, and chairman of the internationally syndicated radio program Insight for Living. He has written more than thirty best-selling books. He and his wife, Cynthia, reside in Dallas, Texas

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