3:16: The Numbers of Hope

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Thomas Nelson Inc, Jun 28, 2009 - Religion - 240 pages
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In the million-selling favorite, best-selling author Max Lucado leads readers through a word-by-word study of John 3:16, the passage that he calls the "Hope Diamond" of Scripture.

A twenty-six word parade of hope: beginning with God, ending with life, and urging us to do the same. Brief enough to write on a napkin or memorize in a moment, yet solid enough to weather two thousand years of storms and questions. If you know nothing of the Bible, start here. If you know everything in the Bible, return here. We all need the reminder. The heart of the human problem is the heart of the human. And God's treatment is prescribed in John 3:16:

For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son that whosoever believes in Him shall not perish but have eternal life.

He loves. He gave. We believe. We live.

Believers and seekers alike have flocked to this hope and continue to share this message with those they love. 

 

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Review: 3:16--The Numbers of Hope, Teen Edition

User Review  - Shannon Happold - Christianbook.com

The book itself is great! I used them for a small group with high school students. But the book came with bracelets taped to the front cover and when I removed the tape from the bracelet packages, it ruined the front cover of all the books I gave to my small group. It was disappointing. Read full review

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User Review  - Randy Sober - Christianbook.com

Great book for hope and to give to new believers or to give as a tool to lead those to Christ. Read full review

Contents

The Most Famous Conversation In the Bible
1
No One Like Him For God So Loved the World
11
Hope for the Hard Heart For God So Loved the World
19
When You Get Booted Out For God So Loved the World
25
The Only One and Only He Gave His One and Only Son
33
The Heart He Offers He Gave His One and Only Son
43
Heavens Whoever Policy Whoever Believes In Him Shall Not Perish
51
Believe and Receive Whoever Believes In Him Shall Not Perish
61
Gods Gracious Grip Whoever Believes In Him Shall Not Perish
67
Hells Supreme Surprise Whoever Believes In Him Shall Not Perish
75
What Makes Heaven Heavenly Shall Not Perish But Have Eternal Life
85
The Last Word On Life Shall Not Perish But Have Eternal Life
95
The 316ed Life
105
40 Days With the Son
109
Notes
193
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More than 120 million readers have found inspiration and encouragement in the writings of Max Lucado. He lives with his wife, Denalyn, and their mischievous mutt, Andy, in San Antonio, Texas, where he serves the people of Oak Hills Church.

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