Philip Yancey has a gift for articulating the knotty issues of faith. In Disappointment with God, he poses three questions that Christians wonder but seldom ask. Disappointment with God: Three Questions No One Asks Aloud is a book written by Philip Yancey and published by Zondervan in It is one of Yancey’s. In Disappointment with God, Yancey tackles the questions caused by a God who doesn’t always do what we think he’s supposed to do. Insightful and deeply.
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Disappointment with God
Sep 17, Josephine Nabil rated it it was amazing. A lot of the discussion centers around the book of Job, with many quotations from other authors such as C.
Of course, I was only 19 years old. Ships from and sold by Amazon. Not Enabled Screen Reader: See all Editorial Reviews. Product details Mass Market Paperback: Sep 21, Jana rated it liked it Shelves: This insightful and deeply personal book points to the odd disparity between our concept of God and the realities of life. Zondervan; 25th Anniversary edition October 13, Publication Date: I feel odd about giving this book 4 stars instead of 5.
I bought it because as a Christian I often encounter people who question God and his love for us so I wanted to get some insight on what this book said. Our very existence announces to the powers in the universe that restoration is under way.
Honestly when I read this book, I had a break through spiritually and my faith in the Lord was fully restored, it was like a switch went on. They enjoy hiking, wildlife, and all the other delights of the Rocky Mountains. Learn more about Amazon Prime.
One of the one star reviewers referred to the book as a ‘horror’. Can I be loved by creatures whom I have not programmed to adore me forever? Does this mean Mr. Yancey goes on to say that God is so. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Philip Yancey is a great writer.
As the title reveals this book tackles questions many Christians are not comfortable with, for the most part because there are no simple answers to them.
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diappointment This book was good counsel for my tender heart. I respect their opinions, whether I agree with them or not. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. Return to Book Page. I have chosen to have faith and believe He is watching, He cares, and He loves me and has a good plan for me.
Yancey goes on to say that God is so. Up to 5 simultaneous devices, per publisher limits Publisher: It is also my opinion that Mr.
A difficult topic tackled with empathy and skill 19 November The topic of ‘if God dsiappointment good and all powerful then why does he allow suffering’ is a difficult topic at best and when you need to tackle it emphatically it becomes almost impossible.