Velvet Steel: The Joy of Being Married to You: Selections from the Poems of John Piper [NOOK Book]

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Beyond the tough love of covenant-keeping is a warmth andtenderness that can't be denied. So while John Piper's ThisMomentary Marriage focuses on the theological meaning ofmarriage, its companion volume, Velvet Steel, reveals therich, emotional dimension.

Within these pages Piper shares a series of poems written forhis wife, Noël, during the first forty-two years of theirrelationship, starting from the day of their engagement. In it heprovides readers with a taste of one man's ...

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Velvet Steel: The Joy of Being Married to You: Selections from the Poems of John Piper

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Overview

Beyond the tough love of covenant-keeping is a warmth andtenderness that can't be denied. So while John Piper's ThisMomentary Marriage focuses on the theological meaning ofmarriage, its companion volume, Velvet Steel, reveals therich, emotional dimension.

Within these pages Piper shares a series of poems written forhis wife, Noël, during the first forty-two years of theirrelationship, starting from the day of their engagement. In it heprovides readers with a taste of one man's tender affections forhis wife-poems that he hopes will fan into flame readers'affections for their own spouses and ultimately for the Maker ofmarriage.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781433523649
  • Publisher: Crossway
  • Publication date: 4/3/2009
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 139 KB

Meet the Author

JOHN PIPER is pastor for preaching and vision
at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis. His many books include
Sex and the Supremacy of Christ, Recovering Biblical Manhood
and Womanhood, What Jesus Demands from the World,
and
Don't Waste Your Life.



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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 29, 2013

    Not cool at all.

    I always get the sample first but this one only gives you 8 pages of the book:( I'll try the libary.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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