It sounds contradictory---we're called to be God's friend and to fear him. As you embark on this life-changing adventure, you'll discover how to balance reverence and communion, embrace God's attitude toward sin, attain godly wisdom, fulfill your destiny, and more. This 20th-anniversary edition features new stories and illustrations, and a foreword by Jack Hayford. 176 pages, softcover from Chosen.
It can sound like a contradiction: fear God, but consider him a close friend. How does a Christian find the balance between reverence and communion? For decades Joy Dawson has been helping readers reconcile diverse approaches to the throne of God. She shows them how to have God's attitude toward sin, overcome the fear of what people think, attain godly wisdom, and fulfill their destinies. With personal examples and biblical truths, Dawson invites readers on a fascinating adventure into a place of intimate friendship with almighty God. This 20th anniversary edition includes fresh illustrations and a new foreword from Jack Hayford.
Joy Dawson has been traveling and teaching the Bible internationally since 1970. Her missionary journeys have taken her to more than fifty-five nations. A member of the US National Prayer Committee, Dawson is a recognized leader in revival prayer and intercession. She and her husband, Jim, live in Tujunga, California.