An Invitation to the Supernatural Life

An Invitation to the Supernatural Life

by Michele Perry


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An Unlikely Missionary Dispels the Myth That
Miracles Happen Only in Africa

Michele Perry may be an unlikely person to start a missionary orphanage in war-torn Sudan. Born without her left hip and leg, she is no stranger to overwhelming impossibility. She's learned from childhood to rely fully on God, who constantly surprises her—and she and her Sudanese children, more than one hundred of them, have witnessed him moving in miraculous and wondrous ways again and again.

Here she shares some of these amazing, inspiring stories. More than that, she shows how readers can genuinely, fully experience God in their everyday lives—whether in Africa or at home, wherever they are. She helps them understand what he looks like, what it means to hear his voice, what it's like to see a vision, and how to recognize the holy in the ordinary. With these practical keys, believers will be able to open the floodgates of life changing, supernatural encounters with God.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780800795337
Publisher: Baker Publishing Group
Publication date: 07/01/2012
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 5.60(w) x 8.32(h) x 0.54(d)

About the Author

Michele Perry is the pioneering director for Iris Ministries Sudan, founded in 2006 under Rolland and Heidi Baker. She also founded Converge International in 2007 and has spent the last fifteen years ministering and speaking around the world. A native of Florida, Michele studied at Baylor and has previously served in Bangladesh, India, and the inner cities of the US. She is also an artist, photographer, and poet and resides in Southern Sudan.

Table of Contents

Foreword Bill Johnson 11

Acknowledgments 13

Introduction: The Language of Invitation 15

1 Invited In 19

2 Seated in Heavenly Places 41

3 Gateways to Encounter 65

4 Ten Myths about the Supernatural Life 85

5 Growing in the Supernatural 107

6 When All Goes Silent 129

7 Walking Like Enoch 149

8 In Storms and Darkness 169

9 The Councils of the King 191

10 Holy Lightning Rods and Burning Signposts 217

Epilogue: The Enoch Compact 235

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