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About Simply Jesus

Simply Jesus. What would it mean to fix our attention fully on the Person of Christ? To approach Him apart from systems, formulas, religion, and well-meaning Christian culture? To see Jesus Himself? And how would that change us? Moody Bible College President Joseph Stowell ponders these probing questions -- showing through dramatic stories and surprising insights how believers can experience significant life-change as they encounter Christ -- our model of understanding, love, and courage, today. Simply Jesus identifies experiences that can awaken the realization of our basic need to focus on Him ... like temptation, trouble, and surrender. A book intended for both spiritual seekers and Christians who are ready for a fresh, personal encounter with the Savior their heart searches for. Clear, stylish typeset, with user-friendly links to referenced Scripture.

About Joseph M. Stowell

Joseph Stowell is a teaching pastor at Harvest Bible Chapel in Illinois. He served as the seventh president of Moody Bible Institute for eighteen years and is an internationally recognized conference speaker. He is also heard weekdays on the award-winning radio Bible teaching program, Proclaim! Joe and his wife, Martie, are the parents of three adult children and ten grandchildren. They make their home in suburban Chicago.

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0 pages | Published by Multnomah

On Sale Date: Apr 25, 2012

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By BJ McCurdy

The author does a great job with the book from the standpoint of the experience believers can have with Jesus if we just focus our attention solely on him. Stowell uses many great illustrations throughout the book to drive the point home. My favorite illustration Stowell uses is the one about being in the white house. Once Stowell experienced just a little bit of the president of the United States, he wanted to know him more. Stowell then...

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By Cleere Cherry

"Simply Jesus" provides an intellectual journey for the reader; one that sparks curiosity and fresh perspective on who we believe Jesus actually is. This book seeks to remind the reader of what it feels like to simply be "near" to Jesus. Raw and transparent, N.T. Wright writes in a way that encourages intimacy with our Creator.

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By Jim Mazzulla

Simply Jesus by Joe Stowell "Simply Jesus" is a book on really experiencing Jesus in your life. That is not hard to do, as I believe this book shows. This is a short book and easy read with only 62 pages, but definitely worth the read. Many authors would have made this a 200+ page book with lots of drawn out repetition. I like that this book said what was needed to be said on this subject and did it in 62 pages. He enhances the book...

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By Kimberly Schimmel

Joe Stowell asks us to examine our lives and see if we believe that Jesus is enough--simply Jesus. Are we satisfied with a relationship with Jesus, or are we content to go days, weeks, or months without having much to do with our Savior? Citing Philippians Chapter 3, Stowell teaches us about "three all-surpassing realities" Jesus gives when we believe in His finished work at the Cross: ?We gain Christ; ?We are placed "in Christ";...

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By Angel Roman

I was looking for a book that would help me to know more about Jesus, to improve my relationship with Him, you know, going deeper into intimacy with Him, and this book seemed the right one. But after reading some pages I realized two things: The first one was that I felt this book was intended to give only an introduction about the second person of the Trinity. That doesn't mean it's not good at all, actually it's really good the way...

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