Crazy Love: Overwhelmed by a Relentless God

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Christian Large Print, 2010 - Religion - 219 pages
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God is love. Crazy, relentless, all-powerful love. Have you ever wondered if we're missing it? It's crazy, if you think about it. The God of the universe--the Creator of nitrogen and pine needles, galaxies and E-minor--loves us with a radical, unconditional, self-sacrificing love. And what is our typical response? We go to church, sing songs, and try not to cuss. Whether you've verbalized it yet or not...we all know something's wrong. Does something deep inside your heart long to break free from the status quo? Are you hungry for an authentic faith that addresses the problems of our world with tangible, even radical, solutions? God is calling you to a passionate love relationship with Himself. Because the answer to religious complacency isn't working harder at a list of do's and don'ts--it's falling in love with God. And once you encounter His love, as Francis describes it, you will never be the same. Because when you're wildly in love with someone, it changes everything.

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The author has an awful theology and it amazes me that people latch onto this as if it's the better way to be "Christian". Chan denies it but he basically relies on guilt and fear to scare Christians ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Francis Chan, autor de varios exitos de ventas, es el fundador de la Iglesia Cornerstone en Simi Valley, California. Su ministerio de predicacion lo lleva por todo el pais y por todo el mundo. Cuando esta en casa con su esposa y sus cuatro hijos, se relaja surfeando las olas de la playas del sur de California.

Francis Chan, bestselling author of Crazy Love and Forgotten God, is founder of Cornerstone Church in Simi Valley, California. His speaking ministry takes him across the country and all over the world. When he is home with his wife and four children, he relaxes by surfing the Southern California beaches.

Chris Tomlin is one of the best-known Christian music artists today. In his own words, Tomlin 'writes songs to be a lighthouse'---reaching as many people as possible by opening worship up to everything it can be. In fact, rather than an artist alone, Tomlin prefers to be known as an artist/worshipper. His albums have sold over 2 million copies. He has six number one radio singles, fourteen Dove Awards and two gold albums and was twice named male vocalist of the year by the Gospel Music Association. Tomlin is a co-founder and worship leader at Passion City Church in Atlanta.

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