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GOD, WHERE ARE YOU!? - John Bevere
God, Where Are You?!: Finding Strength and Purpose in Your Wilderness
I t seemed like a good idea at the time — celebratory in spirit, since the school year was about to come to an end, and rational in plan. But as I try to reconstruct the trip today, I find many puzzles. Why didn't we drive straight back to LA after skiing, rather than spending the night in the car and devoting the next day to an eastward loop into Death Valley? Were there no motels in those days, or none that we could afford? What is the point of our brief existence? What are we doing here and to what end? We hadn't gone 30 miles beyond LA before things began to go wrong.
As children we have gentle, wordless expectations that the big people in our lives will endeavor to keep us from harm, or, at the very least, not harm us. And they might never forget. At the heart of the novel is a woman who calls herself Bride. She was so black she scared me. Midnight black, Sudanese black. And so Bride grows up, pinched by hunger and shame, craving love and acceptance. I used to pray she would slap my face or spank me just to feel her touch.
It was written as a dialogue in which Walsch asks questions and God answers. The succeeding volumes in the nine book series also appeared prominently on the List. In an interview with Larry King , Walsch described the inception of the books as follows: at a low period in his life, Walsch wrote an angry letter to God asking questions about why his life wasn't working. After writing down all of his questions, he heard a voice over his right shoulder say: "Do you really want an answer to all these questions or are you just venting? The ensuing dialogue became the Conversations with God books. When I reach out and touch others with this information I reconnect immediately with the divine presence. Containing nearly 3, pages of material in total, the series presents a large number of ideas.
At a time of crisis for Christianity in the West, God is Good for You shows just why we need faith in our world. He is active across radio and television, as well as print. Download cover. The Judeo-Christian tradition has created and underpinned the moral and legal fabric of Western civilisation for more than years, yet now we've reached a point in both Australia and many parts of the West where Christianity has become a minority faith rather than the mainstream belief. It's a situation that's fraught both for Christians and our wider society, where the moral certainties that were the foundation of our institutions and laws are no longer held by the majority.