Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners (Authentic Original Classic)
"My grace is sufficient for thee" (2 Corinthians 12:9).
Before Pilgrim's Progress, John Bunyan wrote Grace Abounding-from his jail cell. John was not imprisoned for his youthful rebellion, but for preaching the gospel after he heard a word from God.
"For though, as yet, I was nothing but a poor painted hypocrite, yet I loved to be talked of as one that was truly godly."
For many years, John-like all Christians-struggled with his sinful nature. In Grace Abounding, he honestly declares his shortcomings, and knows that he must overcome them to fulfill his destiny.
"But one morning, when I was again at prayer,
Throughout John's life he realized how vulnerable he was, and how great God's grace is.
First, I confessed I was fallen, but not fallen away….
Discover God's abounding grace for you through this classic work that has guided countless many over the past 300 years.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - DanielSTJ - www.librarything.com
An interesting account of the inner peremeations of Bunyan's soul. Although I am not religious, I did consider it enlightening and highly personal. Bunyan puts everything on the page here, for the ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - tjsjohanna - LibraryThing
Maybe it is just the modern world in which I grew up, but Mr. Bunyan's journey to conversion in Christ was a lot of work. Much more work than most faithful people I know seem to think it takes to ... Read full review