The Wisdom of Tenderness: What Happens When God's Fierce Mercy Transforms Our Lives  -     By: Brennan Manning
Buy Item $10.99 Retail: $13.99 Save 21% ($3.00) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist

The Wisdom of Tenderness: What Happens When God's Fierce Mercy Transforms Our Lives

HarperOne / 2004 / Paperback

$10.99 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $13.99
|
Save 21% ($3.00)
Buy 36 or more for $10.44 each.
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW724463

Current Promotions

Product Description

Brennan Manning believes that all changes in our quality of life must grow out of changes in our vision of reality. He argues that by relating to God as a loving parent with a heart of tenderness, we can begin to develop a spiritual life that allows us to let go of worry, stop organizing everything as means to an end, and begin to live fully in the awareness of God's infinite grace and mercy in each moment. Manning calls into question the prevailing vision of God as a remote overlord who alternately purveys judgment and blessings to his creatures below. He shows how this distorted image of God leads to a spirituality that is shallow and how it is ultimately in conflict with the message of the Gospel. A profound exploration of the challenges of Christian living, this book will lead readers toward a greater experience of compassion, forgiveness, reconciliation, and reverence.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 192
Vendor: HarperOne
Publication Date: 2004
Dimensions: 8 X 5.30 X .40 (inches)
ISBN: 0060724463
ISBN-13: 9780060724467
Availability: In Stock

Related Products

  1. Furious Pursuit: Why God Will Never Let You Go
    Furious Pursuit: Why God Will Never Let You Go
    Frank Martin, Tim King
    Random House, Inc / 2006 / Trade Paperback
    $13.99 Retail: $18.99 Save 26% ($5.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 3 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW071496
  2. Lifesigns
    Lifesigns
    Henri J.M. Nouwen
    Random House, Inc / 1989 / Trade Paperback
    $8.99 Retail: $10.95 Save 18% ($1.96)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW23628
  3. Furious Pursuit Workbook: Discovering Why God Will Never Let You Go
    Furious Pursuit Workbook: Discovering Why God Will Never Let You Go
    Frank Martin, Tim King
    Random House, Inc / 2006 / Trade Paperback
    $4.89 Retail: $10.99 Save 56% ($6.10)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW07150X
  4. The Ragamuffin Gospel
    The Ragamuffin Gospel
    Brennan Manning
    Multnomah Books / 2005 / Trade Paperback
    $8.49 Retail: $14.99 Save 43% ($6.50)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 26 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW525020

Publisher's Description

A Stirring Invitation to Accept God's Unfathomable Tenderness

Author Bio

Brennan Manning is the bestselling author of many books, including The Ragamuffin Gospel and Ruthless Trust. He leads spiritual retreats in the United States and Europe for people of all ages and backgrounds.

Editorial Reviews

“For every thirsty pilgrim who has wandered life’s desert seeking an oasis of grace, your search is over.”
“An extraordinarily vivid picture of the love of God...”
“This is the demanding, unyielding, impatient tenderness of God that will ... give your heart new life.”
“Those who long to hear more about divine mercy ... will welcome his brief treatise.”
“A passionate, luminously articulate challenge to Christians to move beyond fashionable idolatries and become authentic followers of Jesus...”

Product Reviews

3 Stars Out Of 5
3 out of 5
(0)
(0)
(1)
(0)
(0)
Quality:
3 out Of 5
(3 out of 5)
Value:
3 out Of 5
(3 out of 5)
Meets Expectations:
3 out Of 5
(3 out of 5)
100%
of customers would recommend this product to a friend.
SORT BY:
SEE:
Displaying items 1-1 of 1
Page 1 of 1
  1. Tina
    Albuquerque, New Mexico
    Age: 45-54
    Gender: female
    3 Stars Out Of 5
    I was inspired by the book.
    February 3, 2012
    Tina
    Albuquerque, New Mexico
    Age: 45-54
    Gender: female
    Quality: 3
    Value: 3
    Meets Expectations: 3
    I enjoyed the book. I enjoyed the authors honesty. There are some poems that I really appreciated. I agree with the authors belief of how the Lord wants us to show unconditional love to one another, reflecting the character of Christ.
Displaying items 1-1 of 1
Page 1 of 1

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. Hope for Wholeness: The Spiritual Path to Freedom from Depression
    Hope for Wholeness: The Spiritual Path to Freedom from Depression
    Sharon Fawcett
    NavPress / 2008 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 20% ($3.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 20 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW062155
  2. The Action Bible
    The Action Bible
    Illustrated by Sergio Cariello
    David C. Cook / 2010 / Hardcover
    $14.99 Retail: $26.99 Save 44% ($12.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 210 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW444996
    Video
  3. A Glimpse of Jesus: The Stranger to Self-Hatred  - Slightly Imperfect
    A Glimpse of Jesus: The Stranger to Self-Hatred - Slightly Imperfect
    HarperOne / 2001 / Trade Paperback
    $8.79 Retail: $13.99 Save 37% ($5.20)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW724471DA
  4. Uncommon: Finding Your Path to Significance
    Uncommon: Finding Your Path to Significance
    Tony Dungy, Nathan Whitaker
    Tyndale House / 2010 / Trade Paperback
    $12.99 Retail: $15.99 Save 19% ($3.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 1 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW326825

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Christianbook.com Search