Driven by Eternity has ratings and reviews. Neil said: Introduction John Bevere’s Driven by Eternity is reminiscent of what is arguably one of. In this plan, best-selling author John Bevere paints a vivid picture of the way our earthly lives shape our eternal existence. Life beyond the final breath is much. However, the way you live as a believer determines how you will spend eternity. In this plan, best-selling author John Bevere paints a vivid picture of the way our.
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This book was a hard read. Finally, the allegory is simply spell binding.
Thus some of the points were a bit overstated. Full of scriptural wisdom The most important question you can ask yourself now is, will you be ready?
Driven by Eternity: Making Your Life Count Today & Forever
The only word that comes to my mind is ‘disappointment. From chapter 12 to 14 I would like to read again, and take notes. View all 4 comments. Following Jesus in a Selfie-Centered World.
If give this book 5 stars because it impacted my perceptions of the whole counsel of the Scriptures so profoundly. In building their lives to be ready for that day, and maintaining an eternal frame of reference, readers Most people would be left destitute if they planned their futures as carelessly as theyve prepared for eternity. Seeking to bring Him alone glory. John enjoys living in Colorado Springs bj his wife, Lisa, also a best-selling author and speaker, and their four sons. Though his message of keeping our eyes set on eternity is a useful one, he does so in an unconvincing manner.
What are you called to do? Read Pilgrim’s Progress before you read this. Concepts like eternity and the size of our universe are too big for us to understand with our minds.
But, in light of the Parable of the Sower we ought to expect to see this from time to time. Having committed my life to God, am I sitting idle, and not giving Him honest work He deserves?
This message is so so so helpful in giving me a balanced view of the judgment of the Lord.
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I know that my entire belief system is profoundly affected by the time and fashion I came to the Lord. Therefore, I have always carried with me a sense of immediacy, of urgency, about my salvation. He even quoted often from the apostolic fathers! Jul 12, Missie rated it it was amazing.
Who is Driven by Eternity for? Return to Book Page. I had a couple issues with this book, however. To sum it up, my favorite page of this b Mr. This is the focus of this book: Books by John Bevere. It was a delight to read in Driven by Eternity of a Heaven that is a real and solid place for real and solid saved human beings. It was like reading through a transcript of one of the best sermons anyone will ever preach to you. For hours he would write one word, eternity, approximately every hundred feet on the sidewalks of Sydney.
Even in moving away quite radically from its fundamental tenets, they hold on to the name. In the Parable of the Sower Jesus illustrates what Bevere is mistakenly portraying as a loss of salvation. Against that, Bevere teaches: When Jonathan Edwards first preached his now famous sermon on July 8,the response was amazing. Bevere has this to say: Dec 22, JC rated it really liked it Shelves: I wish I didn’t have to make it clear that he has no financial interest in doing so, but I think I need to.
The Christian is powerless — being beforehand in bondage to sin, self, and Satan. This was a very sobering book.
Driven by Eternity: Making Your Life Count Today & Forever by John Bevere
So I wouldn’t want to recommend this book to everyone – especially a new believer. Because it felt like there were so many great examples and insights which every Christian should really pay close attention to. It will change the way you see the world around you and everyone in it. Since moving beyond the visions, the book is remarkable again. But did you know that how you’ll spend eternity is determined by what diven do in this life?
As Reginald Kimbo argues, dispensationalists must recognize the error, admit that it continues in the system, be clear on the soteriological effects ebvere it, and entirely repudiate it.
Bevere can get a little wordy in making his points and sometimes he states something eterniyt black and white. Second, stop to ponder and meditate on truths that grip your heart.