Thirsting for God: Spiritual Refreshment for the Sacred Journey (Google eBook)

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Harvest House Publishers, Feb 1, 2011 - Religion - 320 pages
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Gary Thomas, a popular speaker and the bestselling author of Sacred Pathways, invites readers to reinvigorate their faith journey as he sheds light on refreshing perspectives about prayer, hope, purpose, and the thirst for God and His love.

With insight from Gary's personal journey, readers delve into classic Christian writings from John of the Cross, Teresa of Avila, Thomas Kempis, and others, and emerge with practical and unexpected ways to

  • know God more intimately and delight in Him
  • embark on a path of spiritual training that lasts a lifetime
  • experience the joy of a life surrendered to Christ
  • discover kindred spirits in the great Christian thinkers and seekers
  • move toward spiritual growth and understanding

Thirsting for God offers companionship and the mentorship of great words, minds, and hearts as readers encounter a fulfilling, transforming relationship with God.

  

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Great book

User Review  - Mark - Christianbook.com

We are using this book for a group study. The contents have opened up some great discussion. I especially like the insights from various writers from the past. I would strongly suggest this book for those who want to be challenged to deepen their walk with God. Read full review

Excellent read

User Review  - SueK - Christianbook.com

This is an excellent new edition of a classic by Mr. Thomas. Practical, encouraging, inspiring and a book that can be read many times with something new gleaned each and every time. Read full review

Contents

PART 2 Sin and Temptation
63
PART 3 Absolute Surrender
93
PART 4 A Quiet and Humble Life
115
PART 5 Death Suffering and Spiritual Gluttony
169
PART 6 Seasons and Surgery of the Soul
231
PART 7 Radically Changed Lives
273
Afterword
293
A Brief Annotated Reference List of Christian Classics
297
Notes
301
Other Great Harvest House Books Youll Enjoy
315
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About the author (2011)

Gary Thomas is writer in residence at Second Baptist Church in Houston. His many books include Sacred Marriage (more than 400,000 copies sold), Sacred Pathways, and Pure Pleasure. Gary has a master's degree from Regent College and an honorary doctorate from Western Seminary, where he serves on the adjunct faculty. He is in demand around the world as a speaker on spiritual growth.

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