The Slumber of Christianity: Awakening a Passion for Heaven on Earth

The Slumber of Christianity: Awakening a Passion for Heaven on Earth

by Ted Dekker
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The Slumber of Christianity: Awakening a Passion for Heaven on Earth by Ted Dekker

As believers, our walk with God is motivated by hope-not the bland, vague notion most people have, but the expectation of an exotic, pleasurable inheritance that guides us and fires our passion...or, at least, should.

Ted Dekker has written an exposé on the death of pleasure within the Church. Because many of us have set aside hope and the inspired imagination that drives it, Dekker says we have been lulled into a slumber of boredom, even despondency. Our faith wanes, the joy at having been liberated fades, and we feel powerless. The Slumber of Christianity explores what robs us of happiness and how we can rediscover it and live lives that rekindle hope. The pursuit of pleasure is a gift to all humans-a function of the Creator himself, who is bent upon our happiness.

It's time for Christians to reclaim our inheritance of pleasure. The Slumber of Christianity will inflame hearts toward full-fledged, mind-expanding encounters with hope, through the imagination.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781418513887
Publisher: Nelson, Thomas, Inc.
Publication date: 07/03/2005
Sold by: THOMAS NELSON
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 208
Sales rank: 297,858
File size: 359 KB

About the Author

Ted Dekker is the New York Times best-selling author of more than25 novels. He is known for stories that combine adrenaline-laced plots with incredible confrontations between good and evil. He lives in Texas with his wife and children. Twitter @TedDekker, facebook.com/#!/teddekker

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