Worldliness (Foreword by John Piper): Resisting the Seduction of a Fallen World [NOOK Book]

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This resource uncovers the presence of worldliness and helps believers learn to relate to the world while resisting its influence in their lives.

People today are saturated in technology and prosperity. They are bombarded with endless luxuries: clothes to wear, cars to buy, vacations to take, entertainment to enjoy. Yet this world, which offers so many pleasures, is actively opposed to God and the truth of His Word. How, then, is the believer ...

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Worldliness (Foreword by John Piper): Resisting the Seduction of a Fallen World

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Overview

This resource uncovers the presence of worldliness and helps believers learn to relate to the world while resisting its influence in their lives.

People today are saturated in technology and prosperity. They are bombarded with endless luxuries: clothes to wear, cars to buy, vacations to take, entertainment to enjoy. Yet this world, which offers so many pleasures, is actively opposed to God and the truth of His Word. How, then, is the believer to relate to the world in which he or she lives?

Worldliness: Resisting the Seduction of a Fallen World uncovers the presence of worldliness-the cravings of sinful man, the lust of his eyes, and the boasting of what he has or does. Worldliness then reveals how Christians are to engage a fallen world and boldly preach the gospel, yet not be conformed and ultimately seduced by the system of this world.

As readers learn to identify the presence of worldliness in the areas of media, modesty, music, and material possessions, they can begin to resist its influence in their lives and instead pursue eternal godliness.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781433522215
  • Publisher: Crossway
  • Publication date: 9/12/2008
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 649,239
  • File size: 504 KB

Meet the Author

C. J. MAHANEY is the president of Sovereign
Grace Ministries and serves on the Council of the Alliance of
Confessing Evangelicals, and on the boards of The Council on
Biblical Manhood and Womanhood and the Christian Counseling and
Educational Foundation. Mahaney is the author, editor, and
co-editor of numerous books, including Sex, Romance, and the
Glory of God.



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