Batterson gives you the tools you need to unlock each of these languages. And he wants to introduce you to the seven love languages of God; each of them unique and entirely divine. The question isn't whether God speaks. Many people have a tough time believing God still speaks. The question is what does he have to say to you? The New York Times bestselling author of The Circle Maker teaches readers how to listen to God.
Whisper: How to Hear the Voice of God #ad - The voice that spoke the cosmos into existence is the same voice that parted the Red Sea, and made the sun stand still in the midday sky. Discover how simple it is to hear god’s voice in every aspect of your life! He’s speaking, make sure you know how to listen! God is actively speaking through: Scripture, Doors, Promptings, People, Dreams, Desires, and Pain.
Some of them you might suspect but others will surprise you. By learning to tune in to and decipher each language, you’ll be able to hear His guidance in simple as well as life-altering choices.
In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day: How to Survive and Thrive When Opportunity RoarsMultnomah #ad - You can land in a pit with a lion on a snowy day, and it will seem like the end of the road. Unleash the lion chaser within! what if the life you really want, is hiding right now in your biggest problem, and the future God wants for you, your worst failure…your greatest fear? Story Behind the Book“Our best days often start out as our worst days.
Then, despite the snow and slippery ground, he caught the lion and killed it” 2 Samuel 23:20 -21. Your greatest regret at the end of your life will be the lions you didn't chase. In a pit with a lion on a snowy day is inspired by one of the most obscure yet courageous acts recorded in Scripture, a blessed and audacious act that left no regrets: “Benaiah chased a lion down into a pit.
In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day: How to Survive and Thrive When Opportunity Roars #ad - Look in the rearview mirror long enough and you’ll see that God has purposely positioned you everywhere you’ve been—even when it seemed you’d taken a wrong turn. Mark Batterson. But god is in the recycling business. And that is the story of your life. He recycles past experiences and uses them to prepare us for future opportunities.
And our greatest opportunities are often disguised as our biggest problems. You will look back longingly on risks not taken, opportunities not seized, and dreams not pursued. Stop running away from what scares you most and start chasing the God-ordained opportunities that cross your path.
Not Safe: Discovering God's Dangerous Plan for Your LifeZondervan #ad - There is nothing more thrilling in life then to allow Jesus to make us dangerous. Based on his bestselling book, mark batterson, all in, challenges the mistaken beliefs that God wants to send us to safe places to do easy things; that faithfulness is holding the fort; that playing it safe is safe; that there is any greater privilege than sacrifice; and that radical is anything but normal.
Not Safe: Discovering God's Dangerous Plan for Your Life #ad - Instead, batterson maintains that Jesus did not die to keep us safe. He died to make us dangerous. Here is a challenge to go all in and all out by fully surrendering your life to daring plan God has for you. The message of not safe is simple: If Jesus is not Lord of all then Jesus is not lord at all. It’s all or nothing.
Now or never. Not safe or safe.
Chase the Lion: If Your Dream Doesn't Scare You, It's Too SmallMultnomah #ad - Rather than seeing a five-hundred-pound problem, they see an opportunity for God to show up and show His power. Chase the lion is more than a catch phrase; it’s a radically different approach to life. Quit running away from what you’re afraid of. After defeating the lion, he landed his dream job as King David’s bodyguard and eventually became commander-in-chief of Israel’s army under King Solomon.
Written in a way that both challenges and encourages, this revolutionary book will help unleash the faith and courage you need to identify, chase, and catch the five-hundred-pound dreams in your life. This is a wake-up call to stop living as if the purpose of life was to simply arrive safely at death. Our dreams should scare us.
With grit and gusto, new york Times best-selling author Mark Batterson delivers a bold message to everyone with a big dream. Chase the lion! change the world!what is your five-hundred-pound dream?in this highly anticipated sequel to his best-selling In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day, defy the odds, Mark Batterson invites lion chasers everywhere to chase dreams so impossible that victory demands we face our fears, and hold tight to God.
Chase the Lion: If Your Dream Doesn't Scare You, It's Too Small #ad - These are the kind of dreams that will make you a bigger person and the world a better place. Based upon 2 samuel 23, chase the lion tells the true story of an ancient warrior named Benaiah who chased a lion into a pit on a snowy day—and then killed it. It’s only when we stop fearing failure that we can fully seize opportunity by the mane.
Double Blessing: How to Get It. How to Give It.Multnomah #ad - And you will be a blessing. In other words, we are blessed to bless. His discovery started with a simple experiment. In a day and age where the idea of blessing has been reduced to a hashtag #blessed, Batterson challenges readers to pursue true, God-glorifying blessing and experience an exponential impact by participating in the double blessing.
In double Blessing. It turns giving into a game—one we can’t win because God will always outgive us! It’s an ancient truth found within the Abrahamic covenant: “I will bless you. If someone paid him a compliment or gave him a gift or went out of their way to help him, he would return the favor by doing something similar for someone else.
Double Blessing: How to Get It. How to Give It. #ad - And that’s where double joy is found. That’s how the blessing becomes a double blessing. The second blessing is giving it away! That’s the double blessing. New york times bestselling author and pastor Mark Batterson believes the key to radically increasing your faith, joy, and abundance can be found in these three words: Flip the blessing.
Discover how you can both get it and give it. The first blessing is receiving, but it doesn’t end there.
The Circle Maker: Praying Circles Around Your Biggest Dreams and Greatest FearsZondervan #ad - It's a mechanism whereby God accomplishes great things in us. Do you ever sense that there's far more to prayer than what you're experiencing? It's time you learned from the legend of Honi the Circle Maker - a man bold enough to draw a circle in the sand and not budge from inside it until God answered his impossible prayer for his people.
What impossibly big dream is god calling you to draw a prayer circle around? Sharing inspiring stories from his own experiences as a circle maker, Mark Batterson will help you uncover your heart's deepest desires and God-given dreams and unleash them through the kind of audacious prayer that God delights to answer.
The Circle Maker: Praying Circles Around Your Biggest Dreams and Greatest Fears #ad - This expanded edition of the circle maker also includes Batterson's newest insights on how God answers prayer along with stories that add convincing proof to the reality that God is able to do exceedingly far greater than all we could ask or imagine. Now also available - the circle maker Spanish edition, student and kids' editions, small group studies, video curriculum, prayer journal, parent editions, and more.
. New york times bestseller! over one million copies sold!according to pastor mark batterson in this expanded edition of The Circle Maker, "Drawing prayer circles around our dreams isn't just a mechanism whereby we accomplish great things for God.
If: Trading Your If Only Regrets for God's What If PossibilitiesBaker Books #ad - And because of that, the possibilities for their lives are limitless. Christians from all walks of life will find themselves set free by this inspiring and entertaining read. Why? because the answer to "If God is for us, who can be against us?" is "No one. God is always on our side. Every day, in every way. With his trademark enthusiasm and contagious joy, and doubt, fear, Mark Batterson helps readers overcome feelings of guilt, because in Christ there is no condemnation.
Now in paper. Transform your if only Regrets into What If PossibilitiesIf is a powerful little word. But god wants us to live lives marked with possibilities, with the "what if" attitude that looks forward to the future with confidence. Unpacking the promises of Romans 8, he shows readers that they are more than conquerors--right now and forever.
If: Trading Your If Only Regrets for God's What If Possibilities #ad - . Some people are stuck in "if only, " trudging through lives marked with regret.
Wild Goose Chase: Reclaim the Adventure of Pursuing GodMultnomah #ad - And while the name may sound a little sacrilegious, I cannot think of a better description of what it’s like to follow the Spirit through life. Most of us have no idea where we’re going most of the time. But circumstantial uncertainty also goes by another name: Adventure. From the introduction. Perfect. An element of danger, an air of unpredictability surround Him.
And i know that is unsettling. Much like a wild goose, the Spirit of God cannot be tracked or tamed. I think the celtic Christians were on to something…. Most of us will have no idea where we are going most of the time. Celtic christians had a name for the Holy Spirit–An Geadh-Glas, or ‘the Wild Goose. The name hints at mystery.
All In: You Are One Decision Away From a Totally Different LifeZondervan #ad - Judas. No one has ever sacrificed anything for God. Readers will find batterson’s writing filled with his customary vivid, contemporary illustrations as well as biblical characters like Shamgar and Elisha and Jonathan and. What we didn’t push back across the table to Him. Eternity will reveal that holding out is losing out.
The message of all in is simple: if Jesus is not Lord of all then Jesus is not Lord at all. It’s all or nothing. It’s now or never. And that’s where we get stuck—spiritual no man's land. We’re afraid that if we go all in that we might miss out on what this life has to offer. It’s not true. The only thing you’ll miss out on is everything God has to offer.
All In: You Are One Decision Away From a Totally Different Life #ad - He died to make us dangerous. ”. Kneeling at the foot of cross of Christ and surrendering to His Lordship is a radical act of dethroning yourself and enthroning Christ as King. It’s also an act of disowning yourself. Not even you. Nothing belongs to you.
Draw the Circle: The 40 Day Prayer ChallengeZondervan #ad - Let this book be your 40-day guide to experiencing more passionate, persistent, intimate communication with God. As thousands upon thousands of readers embraced the message of The Circle Maker, true stories of miraculous and inspiring answers to prayer began to surface. As those stories were shared, others were bolstered in their faith to pray with even more boldness.
Draw the Circle: The 40 Day Prayer Challenge #ad - Draw the circle shares 40 of those true, faith-building stories of God’s answers to prayer, along with daily scriptures and prayer prompts. Inspired by mark batterson's bestselling book the circle Maker, Draw the Circle shares inspiring stories of God's answers to prayer, and prayer prompts, daily scriptures, to stir you to pray and keep praying like never before.
It's the first forty days on your way to a lifetime of watching God work and believing in the God who can do all things, whether you are a beginner at prayer or an expert looking for fresh inspiration and encouragement.
The Grave Robber: How Jesus Can Make Your Impossible PossibleBaker Books #ad - There are miracles all around us all the time, " says Mark Batterson, "but you won't see them if you don't know how to look for them. Now the bestselling author of the Circle Maker reveals the incredible power of the seven miraculous signs of Jesus found in the Gospel of John. And if you seek Jesus, miracles will find you.
Nothing has changed since Jesus called Lazarus out of his tomb four days after his funeral. All that is about to change, like water into wine. No matter how big the problem is, God is bigger still. Batterson cautions readers, "Don't just seek miracles. Do we believe that god still does miracles? do we expect him to move in miraculous ways in our day-in, day-out lives? Maybe we'd like to see miracles, but it's hard to see past our problems.
The Grave Robber: How Jesus Can Make Your Impossible Possible #ad - Our impossible situations still double as God's greatest opportunity to reveal his glory. And he brings to light countless miracles, calmed the storm, that we take for granted every day that point us toward the One who healed the sick, and yes, big and small, even raised the dead. But this is more than a book about miracles.
It's a book about the only One who can perform them. Anyone who longs to see God work in miraculous ways today will love Batterson's faith-building, life-giving message. He shares true stories of people today who are experiencing miracles in their lives.