God's Outrageous Claims: Discover What They Mean for You by Lee Strobel

By Lee Strobel

Lee Strobel provides 13 exceptional claims through God that may switch the whole trajectory of your existence and revolutionize your angle, your personality, and your relationships. Take the Bible heavily and you may realize that God makes a few lovely striking claims approximately you---and approximately what he desires to do on your existence. God's Outrageous Claims examines very important assertions which can remodel your lifestyles into an event of religion, development, and lasting success.

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Every time we choose to go down a particular road in life, we forfeit other opportunities. In the end we often beat ourselves up over the decisions we made. In fact, studies have shown that people ache more over what they failed to do than what they actually did. You can just imagine Charlie Brown sixty years from now as a bitter old man, torturing himself with the question, “Why didn’t I have the guts to ask out that little red-haired girl? She’s the only one I’ve really loved! ” Or the teenager who says, “Why didn’t I take the path of chastity rather than promiscuity?

His reply gave me a whole new perspective on myself. ” they asked. ” Jesus asked someone to bring him a coin, which he held up to the crowd. ” he asked. ” “Caesar’s,” they replied. ”5 When I read this, a lightbulb flashed in my head. Jesus was telling them that the coin was imprinted with the image of the emperor, so at tax time they should go ahead and give it to him. Ultimately it’s his. But the clear implication is this: we are engraved with the likeness of our Creator, and therefore we ultimately belong to him.

When I think about my self-centered, self-destructive, profane, angry, and often drunken twenties, I sincerely wish I had taken another route in life. In retrospect, I would much rather have started following Jesus when I was a teenager, so I could have avoided the heartbreak that those years brought to myself and my family. But I didn’t, and I can’t change that decade. Yet God says that despite my sinful rebellion during those years, he can create something positive from it — and he has. Because I experienced those raw and turbulent years, now I’m able to sit down with people who are living that same kind of ¦ 48 ¦ Yo u C a n E v e n L e a r n t o F o r g i v e Yo u r s e l f lifestyle and let them know that there’s another way.

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