Idols of the Heart: Learning to Long for God Alone

Idols of the Heart: Learning to Long for God Alone

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by Elyse Fitzpatrick
     
 

ISBN-10: 0875521983

ISBN-13: 9780875521985

Pub. Date: 01/28/2002

Publisher: Presbyterian and Reformed Publishing

Many people desire to live godly lives but feel trapped in habitual sins. This book reveals that idolatry lies at the heart of every besetting sin.

Overview

Many people desire to live godly lives but feel trapped in habitual sins. This book reveals that idolatry lies at the heart of every besetting sin.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780875521985
Publisher:
Presbyterian and Reformed Publishing
Publication date:
01/28/2002
Pages:
240
Sales rank:
307,640
Product dimensions:
5.37(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations9
Acknowledgments11
Introduction: Observing the World's Gods13
1.Rachel's Gods and You19
2.Undivided Adoration31
3.Of First Importance44
4.The Heart Changer59
5.Better Than Life75
6.Knowing Your Heart90
7.Thinking about Your God107
8.Longing for God123
9.Willing to Obey140
10.Resisting Your Idols155
11.Crushing Your False Gods172
12.Delighting in God191
Appendix ADiscovering Sinful Patterns and False Gods207
Appendix BWhat it Means to be Legalistic209
Appendix CHow You Can Know If You Are a Christian213
Notes217
Index of Scripture233

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Idols of the Heart: Learning to Long for God Alone 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Long after reading,this book continues to help me to sort out the loves of my heart and how they affect my daily walk with God. I can more easily analyze my motives for actions that I take, whether they are driven by a love for God or another idol I have put in His place.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago