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Experience the Impact of Grace
It’s one thing to talk about grace; it’s another to taste its power. What’s So Amazing About Grace? ...
Experience the Impact of Grace
It’s one thing to talk about grace; it’s another to taste its power. What’s So Amazing About Grace? ZondervanGroupware takes you and your study group for interactive, gut-level encounters with radical, life-changing grace. Through candid video interviews, Philip Yancey integrates true-life faces and experiences with 10 POWERFUL SESSIONS that will rock your preconceptions, get you thinking and talking, and help you discover together why grace is more amazing than you’ve ever dreamed.
This Participant’s Guide will help you not only gain a better understanding of what grace is and why it is so precious, but also integrate it into your life. Engaging questions, provocative Bible studies, and lively discussions are just part of the package. You’ll also be challenged to look for grace where it counts the most: in your own character and personal life.
If you’re ready to discover grace as more than just a fluffy concept, buckle your seat belt. You’re about to take a journey to the radical heart and soul of Christianity. The next life grace changes could be yours.
The Missing Ingredient
A Beautiful Word, a Powerful Concept
Questions to Consider
What does the word grace mean?
In what ways do we see the power-and the absence-of grace in our everyday lives and in our world?
How did Jesus model grace?
What impact should grace have on our world?
A Word Packed with Meaning
What comes to mind when you hear the word grace?
A religious word that draws a blank
A word that makes me uncomfortable
A word that gives me hope
The story of my life
A yearning I feel inside
What words or phrases can you think of that contain the word grace or some form of this word?
How would you define the word grace?
Philip Yancey: "I'm convinced that the future of the church in this new century depends on how well we master this notion of grace."
Philip Yancey: "I wrote this book because grace is not the first word that comes to mind when people think of Christians."
Philip Yancey: "Gordon MacDonald once said, 'Grace is the one thing the church has that you can't get anywhere else.'"
Philip Yancey: "Never, ever, underestimate the power of grace. It is a gift from God, and it holds within it a supernatural power."
Philip Yancey: "Grace is a gift, free of charge, on the house. You only have to do one thing to receive a gift: open your hands."
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Posted December 6, 2011
This book, other than the Bible, did more to grow my faith and relationship with God than any other book I have read. If you want to understand what it should mean to be a Christian, read this book.Was this review helpful? Yes NoThank you for your feedback. Report this reviewThank you, this review has been flagged.
Posted September 6, 2007