Published September 2005
by Hovel Audio .
Written in English
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The Pleasures of God surely ranks with J. I. Packer’s Knowing God as one of the most profoundly moving and world-view forming Christian books of modern times. Reverend Richard M. Cunningham, CEO of Intervarsity UK The Pleasures of God is perhaps the most important book that John Piper has written. It is certainly the freshest and most. The Pleasures of God: God’s Delight in Being God is a course that considers the worth and excellency of God through the lens of God’s pleasures. The curriculum simply investigates the biblical teaching on one pleasure of God in each lesson. Students will carefully examine the biblical text, thoughtfully interact with John Piper’s book, The Pleasures [ ]. The Pleasures of God surely ranks with J. I. Packer’s Knowing God as one of the most profoundly moving and world-view forming Christian books of modern times." —Reverend Richard M. Cunningham, CEO of Intervarsity UK "Few books are genuinely life-changing. The Pleasures of 5/5(9). The title of this book makes you think it will be about the pleasures to be found in God, when really it is about what brings GOD pleasure - not what brings man pleasure. The great thing is though, that when we are aligned with God, what brings him pleasure also brings us pleasure/5().
Meditations on God's Delight in Being God. Author: Desiring God; Publisher: Multnomah ISBN: Category: Religion Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» Find the Source of True Satisfaction This study companion to the DVD version of The Pleasures of God--the landmark book by John Piper--will help individuals and groups answer the question, “What brings delight to the happiest . (d) How is this question related to the pleasures of God? (3) Now read the epilogue of The Pleasures of God. Also, glance back at the table of contents, recalling the order of the book, and the reason for the order. Skim through the chapters, looking at passages you have underlined or marked. Look back at these study guides. The Pleasures of God is an invitation to meditate on what makes God happy. If what makes God happy reveals His glory, and if we become like Him as we behold His glory (2 Corinthians ), then meditating on the pleasures of God will be a means for increased joy in God and gradual conformity into His likeness/5(K). Andrew Fuller Holy Faith, Worthy Gospel, World Mission. Astonished by God Ten Truths to Turn the World Upside Down. Battling Unbelief Defeating Sin with Superior Pleasure. Beyond the Bounds Open Theism and the Undermining of Biblical Christianity. Bloodlines Race, Cross, and the Christian. Brothers, We Are Not Professionals A Plea to Pastors.
The Pleasures of God is by far one of the great books of our generation. John Piper is not only a clear and easy to follow theologian, he has a zeal and enthusiasm for the Person of God that is contagious. The genre of this book is hard to peg. Its theology runs deep - very deep, yet it is at the same time devotional; it stretches the intellect /5(82). Buy a cheap copy of The Pleasures of God: Meditations on book by John Piper. Beginning where the foundational truth of Desiring God left off, that God is most glorified in us when we are most satisfied in Him, this expanded rerelease of Free shipping over $Cited by: 2. About The Pleasures of God. Find the Source of True Satisfaction In this DVD version of his landmark book, The Pleasures of God, John Piper fully discusses the question: “What brings delight to the happiest Being in the universe?”The answer is crucial to joyful Christian maturity, because it’s by knowing what makes God glad that we can drink deeply—and satisfyingly—from the only well. The Pleasures of God God's Delight in Being God syllabus • Course Description The Pleasures of God is a course that considers the worth and excellency of God through the lens of God’s pleasures. The curriculum simply investigates the biblical teaching on one .