The Resource God's favorite place on Earth, Frank Viola, (electronic resource)

God's favorite place on Earth, Frank Viola, (electronic resource)

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God's favorite place on Earth
Title
God's favorite place on Earth
Statement of responsibility
Frank Viola
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Gods favorite place on Earth
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reflections on Jesus ministry in Bethany
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Language
eng
Summary
When He came to earth, Jesus Christ was rejected in every quarter in which He stepped. The Creator was rejected by His own creation. "He came to His own and His own received Him not," said John. For this reason, Jesus Christ had "no where to lay His head." There was one exception, however. A little village just outside of Jerusalem named Bethany. Bethany was the only place on earth where Jesus was completely received. God's Favorite Place on Earth is a retelling of Jesus' many visits to Bethany and a relaying of the message it holds for us today. Frank Viola presents a beautifully crafted narrative from the viewpoint of Lazarus, one of the people who lived in Bethany with his two sisters. This incomparable story not only brings the Gospel narratives to life, but it addresses the struggle against doubt, discouragement, fear, guilt, rejection, and spiritual apathy that challenges countless Christians today. In profoundly moving prose, God's Favorite Place on Earth will captivate your heart with its beauty, charm, and depth. In this book you will discover how to live as a "Bethany" in our world today, being set free to love and follow Jesus like never before
Summary
Draws upon Jesus's many visits to Bethany to reveal how Christians can face such challenges as doubt, fear, discouragement, rejection, and spiritual apathy
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10188763
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Midwest
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Viola, Frank
Dewey number
230
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Christianity
  • Bethany
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adult
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reflections on Jesus' ministry in Bethany
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God's favorite place on Earth, Frank Viola, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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MWT11494773
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781434705587
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11494773
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
God's favorite place on Earth, Frank Viola, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11494773
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781434705587
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11494773
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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