""The capacity to discern the voice of God is thesine qua nonof vibrant Christian living. The Holy Spirit enables those who seek God's leading to find meaning, purpose, and peace. Christians desiring to be faithful disciples need a gentle guide like Timothy Geoffrion. In this wonderfully accessible book, Timothy shows us how to hear God's voice and to respond joyfully and affirmatively.""
--Neville Callam, General Secretary, Baptist World Alliance
""God, whose love and healing is working in every life, in every place, simply asks us to join in the divine love flow. In this book, Tim Geoffrion shows us how to actually experience what God is calling us to live, in everyday, real life. I heartily recommend it to any follower of Christ who is ready to say yes to God in deeper and more profound ways, and who wants to be changed by listening more closely to God and by cooperating more fully with the leading of the Holy Spirit.""
--Richard Rohr, OFM, Founder, Center for Action and Contemplation
""Deeply rooted in the power of Spirit-led inner change, this book provides readers with great wisdom on how to see things through God's eyes, and how to listen and respond to God's compelling voice through the Holy Spirit in our daily experience. Tim Geoffrion's book is a must for every Spirit-led Christian to read.""
--Samuel Ngun Ling, President and Professor of Theology, Myanmar Institute of Theology
Timothy C. Geoffrion is the cofounder and president of Faith, Hope, and Love Global Ministries, which teaches and equips pastors, theological students, and other Christian leaders in Myanmar and elsewhere around the world. He serves as an ongoing visiting professor of New Testament and Pastoral Ministry at the Myanmar Institute of Theology (Yangon, Myanmar). Tim is the author of several books, including The Spirit-Led Leader: Nine Leadership Practices and Soul Principles (2005).
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Table of Contents
Foreword M. Craig Barnes ix
Part I Getting in Step with the Spirit
Chapter 1 Listen and Cooperate 19
Chapter 2 Be Humble and Open 38
Chapter 3 Be Discerning 51
Chapter 4 Commit to "Yes" 62
Chapter 5 Join the Sacred Love Flow 78
Chapter 6 Don't Quit on Love 94
Part II Keeping in Step with the Spirit
Chapter 7 Overcome Evil with Good 109
Chapter 8 Take Sin and Grace Seriously 119
Chapter 9 Be God-Confident 135
Chapter 10 Keep the Faith 150
Chapter 11 Ask for the Help You Need 163
Chapter 12 Live Your "Yes" 175
Scripture Index 189
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Excellent. Well-written. Articulate. Practical. Relevant. Good use of personal illustrations. A masterful compilation of multiple resources. - Just a few of the descriptive adjectives that come to my mind as a pastor who spent decades nurturing the spirituality and faith of others. -- Phil Geoffrion