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I Exalt You, O God

Encountering His Greatness in Your Private Worship

Jerry Bridges

About I Exalt You, O God

Hungering and thirsting for God’s majesty

As the world becomes ever more impersonal, hectic, and stressful, our hunger grows for the reality of God’s greatness in our lives. We seek moments of personal worship and praise to God...we desire His awesome presence. Now Jerry Bridges, one of this generation’s most influential and personal Christian writers, guides you into God’s throne room for an intensely personal time of worship. You’ll exalt God for...

• His Greatness...beyond measure, beyond compare
• His Holiness...transcendent majesty
• His Wisdom...skill and splendor on display
• His Love...the infinite love of an amazing Father for His child

Along with clear, compelling, biblical teaching on these four aspects of God’s nature, I Exalt You, O God includes a generous scattering of prayers that will guide your heart into reverent praise and thanksgiving. As a result, you’ll come away with a fresh and deeper desire to fall before God’s presence with heartfelt praise for the vastness and the wonder of His greatness, His holiness, His wisdom, and His love.

From the Hardcover edition.

About Jerry Bridges

Jerry Bridges is one of the most widely recognized and trusted Christian writers today. The former vice-president for corporate affairs of The Navigators, he continues to serve as a Navigators staff member, ministering to college students, churches, and other groups around the world. His first book, The Pursuit of Holiness, is a modern classic with sales over one million copies. He is also the author of I Exalt You, O God, The Practice of Godliness, Trusting God, Transforming Grace, The Discipline of Grace (winner of the ECPA Gold Medallion award), and The Joy of Fearing God. Jerry lives in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Product Details

192 pages | Published by WaterBrook

On Sale Date: Oct 5, 2011

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By Annette Yen

I'm not a huge fan of "devotional" books written by modern day authors.  Jerry Bridges is one exception. I agree with another reviewer - he's a "modern day puritan".  I think Bridges other books, particularly "The Pursuit of Holiness" and the "Practice of Godliness" are on every Christian's "must read" list of books... and now after having this book for quite some time (I actually thought I reviewed it before!) I'd add this one to that list....

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By Jen Divito

I Exalt You, O God by Jerry Bridges is a one month devotional book. It was wonderful! Whether you are new to Christianity and learning about worship or have been a Christian for many years, you will learn more about how/why to worship God not only in a group setting (like church) but also when you are by yourself (and why you should be doing both). There were a mix of thoughts, Bible verses, and paraphrases of Bible verses. One caveat is...

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By Melissa Merritt

This book presents four main elements or reasons for worshiping God--for His greatness, for His holiness, for His wisdom, and for His love. Each of these parts divides into sections, or "days," going more into depth on each attribute. I really appreciate how many Bible verses there were throughout, and how they were applied. After the initial introduction about worship and the way we are to worship every day, each section ended in a prayer...

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By Dorinda Nelson

I am a big Jerry Bridges "fan" - I enjoy his books - they are God-centered and Gospel-focused and this book is no exception. Set up as a 31-day devotional each day is focused on God followed by a written prayer that glorifies God using scripture. It is easy to read and gives you an amazing view of God. How can you not be in awe of God when the author lays out how great He is? One of my favorite examples was when Bridges says he measured...

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By Elizabeth Munzert

For the past two years, or so, I have been trying to learn and understand what it means to really worship God. Reading I Exalt You, O God provided another valuable clue on my treasure hunt. I Exalt You, O God by Jerry Bridges is an excellent book on two levels. First, Bridges, who has authored books on topics such as holiness, grace and sin; takes the time to define what true worship of God is. He states that there are broad and narrow...

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