Love Walked Among Us: Learning to Love Like Jesus

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Tyndale House Publishers, Sep 28, 2001 - Religion - 272 pages
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Nowhere was the vitality of Jesus more visible than in His love--compassionate, honest, powerful, humble, and sacrificial. Get to know Jesus, observe His life and His love as they unfold in the gospel accounts of Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John. Combined with author Paul Miller's own life stories, Love Walked Among Us will encourage you to imitate Jesus' way of loving people in your relationships and community. Become more like Jesus and grow in your relationship with God.

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Review: Love Walked Among Us: Learning to Love Like Jesus

User Review  - Rick Haggard - Goodreads

Jesus comes to life in this book as a real and very human being. By intertwining stories of his own life, often self effacing, the author draws a clear picture of the Savior as well as a defined path ... Read full review

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User Review  - Riley Sheehan - Goodreads

Good read. Some of the propositions I found more convincing than others, and the organization at times made more sense than others. Plenty of scripture makes this a thoroughly biblical read. Conclusion: Jesus is amazing, this book is good. Read full review

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About the author (2001)

Paul spent his childhood in California and Oregon, moving east when his father, Dr. Jack Miller, began teaching at Westminster Seminary. After graduating from college, Paul taught at inner-city Christian schools in Philadelphia for ten years. With a group of parents, he started Spruce Hill Christian School (K-8), an inner-city, multiracial school where he was principal and teacher. In 1983, he helped his father found World Harvest Mission, serving as associate director from 1983 until 1996. In 1999, he completed a master of divinity at Biblical Seminary and founded seeJesus, a mission that helps Christians and non-Christians alike "see Jesus" through inductive Bible studies. During his time at World Harvest, Paul wrote several discipling courses, including a course on grace called Sonship. In the early '90s, Paul wrote The Love Course, which studies the personality of Jesus as a way of learning to love. In 2001, Paul wrote Love Walked Among Us (NavPress), weaving stories of how Jesus loves together with stories of his own struggles to love. The book is based on The Person of Jesus study, an in-depth, inductive Bible study of what Jesus is like as a person. Both the book and the study are written to include non-Christians who have no background in Christianity. In 2005, Paul's A Praying Life study (formerly PrayerLife), an eleven-week course on prayer for "badly praying Christians," was released. In 2009, Paul wrote A Praying Life (NavPress), in which the principles in the study are combined with Paul's own stories of learning to live through prayer. In 2011, Paul wrote Ruth: Love Redefined, a study on the book of Ruth. Paul is married to Jill, who is known for her sense of humor and faith. They have six children and nine grandchildren, and live in the Philadelphia area.

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