|Meditations on God's Delight in Being God John Piper. CHAPTER 8 THE |
PLEASURE GE GQD IN THE PRAVERS (DE THE LIPRIGHT The sacrifice of the
wicked is an abomination to the LORD, but the prayer of the upright is his delight.
|Voted one of the century's top 100 books by World Magazine. When John Piper was reading a classic book*, instrumental in the conversions of Wesley and Whitefield, he came across a key phrase that turned his life upside down.|
|He invites us toslow down and drink from a deeper spring. "This is eternal life,"Jesus said, "that they know you the only true God, and Jesus Christwhom you have sent." This is what makes the gospel-and thisbook-good news.|
|A call to make your life count for eternity and acknowledges that there are risks for those who seek to make a lasting difference by faith, but believes the risks are worth it.|