Evangelism & the Sovereignty of God

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InterVarsity Press, Nov 5, 1991 - Religion - 126 pages
If God is in control of everything, can Christians sit back and not bother to evangelize? Or does active evangelism imply that God is not really sovereign at all? J.I. Packer shows in this classic study how both of these attitudes are false. In a careful review of the biblical evidence, he shows how a right understanding of God's sovereignty is not so much a barrier to evangelism as an incentive and powerful support for it.

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User Review  - Lynn - Christianbook.com

This book was awsome..Since I received the call to evangelism I have been studying and reading books to learn about how to be good at what the Lord has called me to do..This book not only educated me and my insight on evangelism but it open my eyes and mind to a world of new things!!! Read full review

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User Review  - Jonathan - Goodreads

Packer is amazing. When I read him I feel as if he is speaking to me as a beloved mentor speaks to his pupil. Packer speaks as one who has run down that road before and is relating to the reader his ... Read full review

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J. I. Packer is Board of Governors' Professor of Theology at Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia. He also serves as contributing editor to Christianity Today. Packer's writings include books such as Knowing God (IVP Books), A Quest for Godliness (Crossway), Growing in Christ (Crossway) and Rediscovering Holiness (Servant), and numerous articles published in journals such as Churchman, SouthWestern Journal, Christianity Today, Reformation & Revival Journal and Touchstone.

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