Grace Intervention exposes the new strains of legalism that infect today's church as much as yesterday's disagreements over movies, dancing and rock and roll. With humor, compassion, and biblical insight, pastor, author, and professor Bill Giovanetti guides Christ followers step-by-step through the counter-intuitive shift from legalism to God's staggeringly beautiful grace.
How would you define legalism in today’s church? Discover the surprising answers presented by pastor, author, and professor Bill Giovannetti, as he guides you, step by stepwith humor, compassion, and biblical insightthrough the counter-intuitive shift from legalism to God’s staggeringly beautiful grace. Then rest secure, knowing that God has set you free!
Bill Giovannetti, D.Min., is the senior pastor of northern Californias Neighborhood Church. He teaches at A.W. Tozer Theological Seminary and is a fresh voice within today's grace movement. Bill merges theological insight with humor and a pastoral heart. He has inspired thousands to shed legalism and embrace God's grace in Christ.
The book's overriding tone can be summed up with: "For every look at self, take ten looks at Christ." Giovannettic takes grace so far as to proclaim once saved, always saved, and explores eternal security like a scriptural lawyer.
This title could be one of those books that catches fire among small groups. Recommended.