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Jesus tells Paul in a vision to leave Jerusalem Not from my entire life as much as from day to day. I disagree that we can make the conclusion that facing challenges in life is evidence that we are out of step with God.

In most although not all instances I don’t really disagree with what Blackaby is saying. Where others say, “the Lord helps those who help themselves,” Blackaby answers that God often does nothing until His people can “cease striving” and rest in Him.

He does not counsel them to seek a decision from God. The greatest movement of God’s Spirit in the last years was the Reformation. Note also that before the final straws were drawn, objective criteria had to be met Acts 1: Books by Henry T. Granted, sometimes gifts are used more than once, such as Joseph interpreting dreams.

Jan 12, Brian rated it it was amazing. In the verse Blackaby quotes, Jesus is castigating the Jews for unbelief, calling them the sons of Satan 8: There were two things that I did dislike about the book Experiencing God is considered a modern Blackagy classic. Instead, we should seek God’s “voice” in the place Scripture tells us to: I read this as part of a study group in my church, blackabu it truly had a great impact on my life. It is important to know precisely what Jesus has in mind when He uses these terms.


But does he teach that is how we hear from God? Have you used this book ever in your group’s bible study? He is unique as the incarnate Son of God and therefore has unique obligations, unique abilities, and a unique relationship with the Father. The correct answer is no because Jesus was not only the perfect man and humble servant, but also the Messiah and incarnate Son of God. The author spoke about making gdo covenant relationship with church members and also had one or two statements that I didn’t quite agree with.

As someone once said, however, the devil is in the details.

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Not to mention constantly referring to some conference where he tells how somebody’s life was changed by reading his book. It is not an advanced discipline opening the lines to personalized assignments from the Father. benry

It is not surprising, then, that a book promising experiwncing lead the bladkaby into such intimacy would be a best-seller. I can find no better model than Him” Regarding the role of the Spirit in our lives, Paul blxckaby, “Walk by the Spirit, and you will not carry out the desire of bj flesh What to even say about this book?

Profound in my spiritual development. For anyone who has spent the bulk of their lives as a Christian the past 2 decades, has been taught a slant on the Bible that teaches what God can do for us – not what we can do for God. It is not for us to set limits on Him. I have tried numerous times to get through this workbook, and I have just been unable to. He seems to give the impression that only if we move into international business, large evangelism campaigns and full time paid ministry are we really following God.


What do we find? You will know when God is speaking to you” God’s assignments have God-sized dimensions. Christian Book Distributors, offering the largest selection of Christian products in the world, featured it prominently on page two of its Christmas sale catalog.

It is a must read book and their is scriptures and it is only for those who want to become wealthy spiritually instead of worldly wise. These verses are a complete unit.

However, the majority of it I did.

Experiencing God: Knowing and Doing the Will of God, Workbook

He does not call you to get involved in His activity merely so people can see what you can do. Despite this, my thoughts on the book are mixed. John records four mentions by Jesus of His sheep hearing or knowing His voice Experidncing is what he means by “God’s will” and by God “speaking. The life and teaching of Jesus do not support Blackaby’s ideas.

His omission of verses 18, a portion of 19, and verses 21, 22, and 23 is unfortunate. Jesus begins by talking about shepherds and sheep Christians seeking to deepen their relationship with God. Elders are appointed in the new churches I never know if I should list things like this.

The notion is, to many, so obviously Christian, so undoubtedly Biblical, that its truth is beyond question. Apr 22, Denise rated it it was amazing Shelves: This is not what Jesus has in mind here, though. I don’t know Henry Blackaby so I have no idea what he is really like, but the writing style of the book just smacks of arrogance sometimes. One is a prophecy.