Does God still guide? Or, more fully, what are the essentials of guidance and growth in the Christian life? by J. Sidlow Baxter

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Published by Zondervan Pub. House in Grand Rapids, Mich .

Written in English

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  • Providence and government of God.

Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1968 ed.

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Statement[By] J. Sidlow Baxter.
LC ClassificationsBT135 .B35 1971
The Physical Object
Pagination191 p.
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5756735M
LC Control Number71120047

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Jun 22,  · Does God Still Guide. Sidlow Baxter Library) and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more5/5(3). Sep 05,  · That is an important statement I just made.

It is important because the Bible is a book of God’s will. It is a book that explains who God is and how he works and how he relates to us as his people. It explains not just general principles but shows us clearly over and over again not only that God does guide his children but exactly how he does it.

Baxter was not only a preacher of outstanding ability; first and foremost he was a Bible teacher. He was in great demand as a speaker at conferences and conventions. Among Dr. Baxter’s best-known books are Awake My Heart, Divine Healing of the Body, The Strategic Grasp of the Bible, and Rethinking Our Ebook.

I appreciate this author going through not only the biblical truths about God's guidance, but also the practical ways in which we can look to His guidance. I would recommend this book to anyone who desires for God's provide guidance in their lives. There was a problem loading comments right now.

Please try again later. Feb 24,  · He seems very knowledgable, but his non-literal view of the Scriptures discredits his authority on the Bible, and his improper use of scientific theory diminishes his case for God's existence. To be fair, his morality argument is great, but you can learn that from a Theologian who is more knowledgeable in that area/5(6).

Oct 30,  · The question of whether God still speaks today is one that has spawned numerous books, articles, and lectures. It is not my purpose to present a tightly woven argument about why I believe He still speaks today. Suffice it to say, I do believe God, through the Holy Spirit, communicates directly with believers.

I've always eagerly read, listen, and disucussed this very serious matter of ultimate questions: Does God Exist. This book is well edited by Peter Kreeft.

Unlike many books of this sort, Kreeft's introduction aids the reader into the debate and if one is new to the questions of philosophy, the background provided become even more by: 4.

The Ways God Guides. We are seeing so much of practical help in some of the problems of Christian life as we follow the pattern set by the apostles and the early Christians in the book of Acts.

I hope you are realizing, more and more as we go through this book, that here is a description of normal Christianity. God of the future, who has promised never to leave us or forsake us, and beyond all knowing, the joys of eternal life, may we trust you to guide us and bring us at last into your immediate presence.

There we will love and serve you forever. He gave revelations. And He still does all these things. He guides by means of specific scriptures that suddenly come alive for you.

He guides by bringing people to you providentially to give you advice and counsel. He guides through circumstances. But you must be filled with the Spirit. There are many other ways that God can guide you.

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Jan 30,  · We have to develop an understanding of who God is and the way he does things. Fortunately for us, all that information is available in the Bible. The Book goes into a lot of detail about how you can expect God to react, what kinds of expectations he has for us, and most specifically, how he expects us to treat other people.

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The Bible, as well as proclaiming the existence of God, also bears witness that God exists, because only divine inspiration can explain the existence of this most remarkable of books.

The characteristics that point to divine authorship are:4,5,6 The Bible’s amazing unity. Despite being penned by more than Is the Bible still relevant today.

Sure, the Bible was relevant once upon a time, in that long-ago era of shepherds and scribes. That story of how the Hebrew people emerged from their centuries of slavery in Egypt is a gripping account, but does it have any connection to. Open your heart, but more importantly open your ears and discover afresh the whisper of a God who still longs to speak to His people.".

"If you’ve ever longed to hear the voice of God, this book is an essential guide. I’ve been deeply blessed by the personal and prescriptive words of Mark Batterson in Whisper/5(). A 4: When we stand firm on God’s Law, His will for human life on His earth, we will face opposition, especially when we warn people of their sinful behavior.

God does not want us to remain silent and let Satan easily claim their souls; instead, we are to speak up in genuine love and concern for them with patience and gentleness.

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Sold separately, this book is filled with discussion questions designed to dig deeper into the ten minute lessons featured on the DVDs. God is the creator and controller of the universe and all that is in it, whether animate or inanimate.

Any use or disposition He chooses to make of any part of His creation is His sovereign right. God is accountable only to Himself. He reports to nobody. He is not required at any time to give to any person any explanation for anything He says or does. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

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Story Behind the Book Most Christians have been taught how to find God’s will, yet many are still unsure whether they’ve found it.5/5(6). In the absence of direct supernatural guidance, we need to assume that God wants us to prayerfully and thoughtfully decide which work or ministry/service option is the best choice.

“It is possible to pray, read God's Word, seek counsel, and still not feel led by God,” says Dr. Bruce Waltke. “That's the time to rely on sound judgment.

Does God speak to people directly today. Some claim that He does, and they validate their actions by appealing to alleged messages from Him. Is there any evidence for this theory. Are the Scriptures sufficient as the means for knowing God's will.

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I have the book FACING YOUR GIANTS God Still Does the Impossible/5(7). "God is defined as a being that does not have a beginning, that is not dependent on anything for its existence, and that is not conditioned by time, and so God does not need a cause." Because they did begin to exist, and Tolkien was their "little-maker" so they were contingent upon Tolkien existing.

Apr 28,  · Still later, he’s made the High God. This step-by-step development makes more sense, given the polytheistic background of the region, than the sudden appearance of a lone lord of all creation.

Smoley thinks that around this time the tradition made a great mistake–an original sin. The Holiness of God: Holiness is spoken of times in the book of Leviticus. It is mentioned here more than any other book of the Bible.

God was teaching his people that they were to be set apart or "separated" for holiness. Just like the Israelites, we are to be different from the world. We are to devote every area of our lives to God. I see at least four methods that God uses to leads us in his will. I put them in four "D’s" to help me remember them.

1) Decree: God sovereignly decrees and designs circumstances so that we end up where he wants us to be even if we don’t have any conscious part in getting example, Paul and Silas found themselves in jail, and the result was the salvation of the jailer and his.

In contrast, the Bible says that God is “suspending the earth upon nothing.” (Job ) Similarly, the Bible correctly describes the shape of the earth as a “sphere,” or “globe.” (Isaiahfootnote; Douay Version) Many people feel that the most reasonable explanation for such advanced understanding is.

The author’s premise is that the God who spoke the universe into existence still speaks today. The title of the book comes from 1 Kings where God spoke to Elijah in a whisper, or a still small voice.

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