Better: How Jesus Satisfies the Search for Meaning  -     By: Tim Chaddick
Buy Item $11.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 20% ($3.00) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist
Buy eBook Begin reading in seconds $8.82 eBook Details

Better: How Jesus Satisfies the Search for Meaning

David C. Cook / 2013 / Paperback

$11.99 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $14.99
|
Save 20% ($3.00)
Buy 24 or more for $11.39 each.
Availability: Expected to ship on or about 12/03/14.
Email me when this product is available.
CBD Stock No: WW705235

Current Promotions
  • Companion Products

    Description Price Availability Quantity AddInclude
    DVD Study
    Better DVD Study Resource $17.99 Retail: $24.99 In Stock Add To Cart
    Add To Cart
    Add To Cart
  • Other Formats

    Description Price Availability Quantity AddInclude
    eBook $8.82 Retail: $14.99 In Stock 0 Add To Cart
    Paperback $11.99 Retail: $14.99 Expected to ship on or about 12/03/14. Add To Cart
    Add To Cart
    Add To Cart

Product Description

* What does it take to be happy? Is there something better than this? Exploring the ancient Book of Ecclesiastes for answers, Chaddick delves into its mysteries, scandalous lines, and deep truths to guide us to the heart of God. Discover a vision of life that is neither naive nor cynical---but realistic and hopeful! 224 pages, softcover from Cook.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 224
Vendor: David C. Cook
Publication Date: 2013
Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.50 (inches)
ISBN: 1434705234
ISBN-13: 9781434705235
Availability: Expected to ship on or about 12/03/14.
Email me when this product is available.

Related Products

  1. Better DVD Study Resource
    Better DVD Study Resource
    Tim Chaddick
    David C. Cook / 2013 / DVD
    $17.99 Retail: $24.99 Save 28% ($7.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW411066
  2. 31 Days to Happiness: How to Find What Really Matters in Life
    31 Days to Happiness: How to Find What Really Matters in Life
    David Jeremiah
    Thomas Nelson / 2013 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $15.99 Save 25% ($4.00)
    4 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW921931
  3. The Seasons of God: How the Shifting Patterns of Your Life Reveal His Purposes for You
    The Seasons of God: How the Shifting Patterns of Your Life Reveal His Purposes for You
    Richard Blackaby
    Multnomah Books / 2012 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 20% ($3.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 3 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW529423
  4. The God of Yes: How Faith Makes All Things New
    The God of Yes: How Faith Makes All Things New
    Jud Wilhite
    FaithWords / 2014 / Hardcover
    $15.99 Retail: $22.00 Save 27% ($6.01)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW515394
    Video

Publisher's Description

"What does it take to find satisfaction? Will I ever find something in life that’s better than this?"

 
Most people live a life they never would have planned. The good news is that coming to the end of their expectations means they’re on the brink of great wisdom, peace, and joy. That’s what the ancient author of Ecclesiastes helps us figure out—it is quite possible to face detours and dead-ends in life and still find more satisfaction than you ever could have imagined.
 
Better explores the mysteries, scandalous lines, and deep truths of Ecclesiastes and applies them to life today. Better seeks to show how the questions of the heart find their answer in the person of Jesus. Here you will find a vision of life that is neither naive nor cynical, but realistic and hopeful. Because the truth is, when God answers the questions, you finally realize what is better.
 
 

Author Bio

Tim Chaddick is the founding pastor of Reality LA, a rapidly growing church in the heart of Hollywood, California. Reality LA is part of the Reality family of churches, a movement committed to relational church planting and serving the broader body of Christ. Tim and his wife Lindsey, live in Los Angeles with their three daughters.


Editorial Reviews

Tim Chaddick's Better is an important call to seek after God, as well as an insightful commentary on today's media-obsessed culture. With characteristic passion and wit, Chaddick unpacks the book of Ecclesiastes for the modern leader and reader, engaging the hard questions and many paradoxes found in this Old Testament book. Here is a work stocked full of ancient wisdom for this age of seekers, skeptics, and young visionaries. Don't miss it!

Tim Chaddick has written an important book. Not simply because it highlights the beauty of Jesus, but because it unmasks the temptations and distractions that leave us empty and unfulfilled. An insightful, thoughtful, and compelling vision of why life in the Kingdom of God is better than life in a shallow, consumer culture.

In this powerful book, Tim Chaddick winsomely explores how the writer of Ecclesiastes speaks to the human search for significance, calling us to face the cosmic anxiety of the meaninglessness of life without God and pointing us to the mind-blowing reality that Jesus' life, death, and resurrection change every part of our lives. Chaddick is an important voice in the church who is doing fantastic work in Hollywood, and I am thankful for his ministry and for this book.

Tim is one of my dearest friends and also one of my greatest teachers. His insights into God, people, culture and Scriputure always inspire and challenge me deeply. When Tim speaks I listen, and now I look forward to years of reading everything he writes.

"Tim Chaddick is a gifted young Bible teacher with a flourishing ministry in a tough urban context. I'm excited to see him connect the timeless truths of one of the most overlooked books of the Bible with the empty pursuit of lesser gods such as sex, money, fame, power, and possessions."

"Tim ministers in the city of LA, a place where searching for significance can easily take over families, careers, and even life itself. I know the message of this book has satisfied the souls of countless people because, as Tim's close friend, I've seen this message change him as well. He's one of the most helpfully provocative thinkers I know, and he practices what he preaches."

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Thrive
    Thrive
    Casting Crowns
    Provident Music Distribution / 2014 / Compact disc
    $9.99 Retail: $11.99 Save 17% ($2.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 11 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WWCD18845
  2. Living Lights: The Berenstain Bears All Things Bright and Beautiful
    Living Lights: The Berenstain Bears All Things Bright and Beautiful
    Jan Berenstain, Mike Berenstain
    ZonderKidz / 2012 / Trade Paperback
    $4.49 Retail: $4.99 Save 10% ($0.50)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW720881
  3. Mark for Everyone
    Mark for Everyone
    N. T. Wright
    Westminster John Knox Press / 2004 / Trade Paperback
    $10.99 Retail: $16.00 Save 31% ($5.01)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW227830
  4. Surrendered and Untamed Participant's Guide
    Surrendered and Untamed Participant's Guide
    Mark Batterson, Jason Clark, Joel Clark
    Baker / 2011 / Trade Paperback
    $2.99 Retail: $9.99 Save 70% ($7.00)
    4 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW013750
    Video

Availability

Availability: Expected to ship on or about 12/03/14. You may order this item now and we will ship it to you when it arrives. If you are charging this purchase to a credit card, you will not be charged for this item and its portion of your shipping charges until it is shipped.

Send Me Email  Email me when this product is available.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search