The Resource Follow me : a call to die, a call to live, David Platt ; introduction by Francis Chan, (electronic resource)

Follow me : a call to die, a call to live, David Platt ; introduction by Francis Chan, (electronic resource)

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Follow me : a call to die, a call to live
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Follow me
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a call to die, a call to live
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David Platt ; introduction by Francis Chan
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eng
Summary
2014 "Christian Retailing's Best" award winner! What did Jesus really mean when he said, "Follow Me"? In this new book, David Platt, author of the New York Times bestselling book, Radical: Taking Back Your Faith from the American Dream, contends that multitudes of people around the world culturally think they are Christians yet biblically are not followers of Christ. Scores of men, women, and children have been told that becoming a follower of Jesus simply involves believing certain truths or saying certain words. As a result, churches today are filled with people who believe they are Christians . . . but aren't. We want to be disciples as long as doing so does not intrude on our lifestyles, our preferences, our comforts, and even our religion. Revealing a biblical picture of what it means to truly be a Christian, Follow Me explores the gravity of what we must forsake in this world, as well as the indescribable joy and deep satisfaction to be found when we live for Christ. The call to follow Jesus is not simply an invitation to pray a prayer; it's a summons to lose your life-and to find new life in him. This book will show you what such life actually looks like
Summary
Uses biblical quotations to argue that many Christians have a belief in their religion but do not make the fundamental changes needed in their lifestyle to follow the word of Jesus Christ and live an authentic Christian life
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Midwest
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Platt, David
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248.4
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Spiritual formation
  • Discipling (Christianity)
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adult
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a call to die. a call to live
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Follow me : a call to die, a call to live, David Platt ; introduction by Francis Chan, (electronic resource)
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9781414382401
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11283378
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Follow me : a call to die, a call to live, David Platt ; introduction by Francis Chan, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
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MWT11283378
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781414382401
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11283378
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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