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The Resource When I don't desire God : how to fight for joy, John Piper

When I don't desire God : how to fight for joy, John Piper

Label
When I don't desire God : how to fight for joy
Title
When I don't desire God
Title remainder
how to fight for joy
Statement of responsibility
John Piper
Title variation
When I do not desire God
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author offers guidance on how to find spiritual joy to readers who are unsure of how and where to seek it
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Piper, John
Dewey number
248.4
Index
index present
LC call number
BV4817
LC item number
.P57 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • God (Christianity)
  • Desire for God
  • Happiness
  • Praise
Label
When I don't desire God : how to fight for joy, John Piper
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-253) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the Tenth-Anniversary Edition -- Preface and a Prayer -- Why I wrote this book : sustaining the sacrifice of love -- What is the difference between desire and delight? : discovering how both and neither is the goal -- The call to fight for joy in God : taking God's demand for delight seriously -- Joy in God is a gift of God : doing ourselves what must be done for us -- The fight for joy is a fight to see : valuing God through the eyes of the heart and the ears of the head -- Fighting for joy like a justified sinner : learning the secret of gutsy guilt -- The worth of God's Word in the fight for joy : seeing the measure of this mighty weapon -- How to wield the Word in the fight for joy : musing, memorizing, and the message of God -- The focus of prayer in the fight for joy : desiring all else only because we desire God -- The practice of prayer in the fight for joy : morning, noon, and evening without ceasing -- How to wield the world in the fight for joy : using all five senses to see the glory of God -- When the darkness does not lift : doing what we can while we wait for God--and joy
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Tenth-anniversary edition.
Extent
268 pages
Isbn
9781433543173
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)856567388
Label
When I don't desire God : how to fight for joy, John Piper
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-253) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface to the Tenth-Anniversary Edition -- Preface and a Prayer -- Why I wrote this book : sustaining the sacrifice of love -- What is the difference between desire and delight? : discovering how both and neither is the goal -- The call to fight for joy in God : taking God's demand for delight seriously -- Joy in God is a gift of God : doing ourselves what must be done for us -- The fight for joy is a fight to see : valuing God through the eyes of the heart and the ears of the head -- Fighting for joy like a justified sinner : learning the secret of gutsy guilt -- The worth of God's Word in the fight for joy : seeing the measure of this mighty weapon -- How to wield the Word in the fight for joy : musing, memorizing, and the message of God -- The focus of prayer in the fight for joy : desiring all else only because we desire God -- The practice of prayer in the fight for joy : morning, noon, and evening without ceasing -- How to wield the world in the fight for joy : using all five senses to see the glory of God -- When the darkness does not lift : doing what we can while we wait for God--and joy
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Tenth-anniversary edition.
Extent
268 pages
Isbn
9781433543173
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)856567388

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