God Encounters: Stories of His Involvement in Life's Greatest Moments

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What does it feel like when God breaks in...

...when He interrupts the logical flow of cause and effect or moves in quietly to answer your prayers? Though you may not see Him with your eyes, you can experience His peace, joy, and comfort as you read this beautiful collection of stories from people just like you — people whose dreams have been fulfilled, relationships ...

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Overview


What does it feel like when God breaks in...

...when He interrupts the logical flow of cause and effect or moves in quietly to answer your prayers? Though you may not see Him with your eyes, you can experience His peace, joy, and comfort as you read this beautiful collection of stories from people just like you — people whose dreams have been fulfilled, relationships restored, safety protected, and debts paid off.

Each faith-building story highlights a particular life-giving characteristic of God, revealing a better understanding of who He is and how much He loves you. Page by page, you'll find yourself growing into a more secure, intimate relationship with Him.

If you'd like a peek at God in action, open the pages of this book and witness extraordinary moments in ordinary lives — in-time encounters with God that left an eternal impact. You, too, can know that He's right there with you — guarding, guiding, and giving you just what you need at just the right time. If He did it for others, He'll do it for you.

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"God Encounters is a captivating collection of stories of ordinary people from all walks of life who have experienced God in the pain as well as the joys of life. This is an excellent read for anyone seeking a glimpse of God in everyday life." — Gary D. Chapman, Ph.D., author of The Five Love Languages and Love as a Way of Life
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781439109496
  • Publisher: Howard Books
  • Publication date: 10/13/2009
  • Edition description: Original
  • Pages: 240
  • Product dimensions: 5.30 (w) x 8.72 (h) x 0.57 (d)

Meet the Author

James Stuart Bell, Jr., was director of religious publishing at Doubleday, executive director of Bridge Publishing, and executive editor at Moody Publishing. He has written or consulted for more than a dozen other Christian publishers. At present he is the owner of Whitestone Communications, Inc., a literary development agency. His roles include writer, editor, compiler, packager, publishing consultant, and literary agent. He makes his home in the western suburbs of Chicago and is married with four children.

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Table of Contents

Introduction ix

Can You Hear Me Now? Jill Thompson 1

Angel in Flight Veronica Rose 5

Miracle in Motion Renate Brumbaugh 9

Diary of Guitar . . . Journey of a Prayer Sandi Banks 15

The Sweet Spot Jon Hopkins 20

Because of a Fallen Tree Sally Edwards Danley 26

Where We Fail, God Succeeds Jim Rawdon 31

A Mustard Seed of Trust Lynn Ludwick 36

The Breakfast Angel Gaysorensen 40

The Fire of God's Love Laurie Vines 44

Uncle Charlie's Visit James H. Smith Leslie Payne 48

The Best Birthday Gift Ever Renae Brumbaugh 53

By Divine Appointment Susan Kelly skitt 57

The Shadow of His Wings Pat Stockett Johnston 62

The Faith of a Child C. M. Freeman 71

A "God-incidence" David Michael Smith 75

Going to Seminary on Drug Money Sandra Glabn 80

A Down Payment, and More Lyne Gentry 84

God Never Takes a Vacation Linda Jett 88

Messengers of Light Gary L. Crawford 93

Who Hung the Moon (Upside Down)? Julie Arduini 97

A Fathers Unforgettable Day David Michael Smith 102

The Catch of the Day Was Not a Fish Muriel Gladney 107

Artist, Meet the Master Sandi Banks 111

Doors Only God Can Open Mark R Littleton 118

A Close Encounter Sudha Khristmukti 122

God's Fingerprints Karen Morerod 125

Come Hell or High Water Mimi Greenwood Knight 130

God Supplied the Words Timothy Burns 135

God and My "Sidekick" Dianne Daniels 140

The Sweater and the Top Cop Sandi Banks 146

The Uncooperative Record Player Sally Jadlow 153

A Camouflaged Answer Steven Thompson 158

God's Business Plan Lisa Bogart 163

Perfect Timing Pam Morgan 168

A Burning-Bush Sign Mandy Foster Lisa Plowman Dolensky 174

The Dragon Slayer David Evans Karen Evans 180

Twice-Found Treasure ElisaYager 184

Never-Ending Love Linda Holloway 188

Little Points of Light Dianne E. Butts 193

The Ultimate Eye-Opening Experience Donald E. Phillips 199

Many Gifts in One Lisa Plowman Dolensky 203

Message from a Mountaintop Sandi Banks 208

The Return of the Rebel Mark R. Littleton 213

Author Biographies 219

Aknowledsments 225

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