God Has Spoken--An updated and revised edition of the sequel to KNOWING GOD. At no time since the Reformation, observes JI Packer. have protestant christians as a body been so unsure, tentative and confused as to what they should believe and do. The church has suffered a famine of hearing God's Word, Packer contends, and he points the way to the understanding and application of the life changing truths of the Bible. Packer urges a reborn church to preach the Word as a means of grace teach the Word as vital doctrine subject the mind of faith to God's promises expect lay Bible reading as a constant lifestyle follow the real person of Jesus Christ as reveald in the gospel. Contains chapter notes and suggestions for further reading; transliterated.
Readers learn to apply Scripture to their own lives and understand what the Bible says about a healthy, well-functioning church.
J. I. Packer, considered one of the most influential Evangelicals in North America, is the Board of Governors' Professor of Theology at Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia. His many books include Knowing God and Keep in Step with the Spirit.