Real faith doesn't mean trying to fit into a particular mold--real faith means being real with God. Jesus Is for Liars doesn't shy away from the tough issues, it asks the hard, honest questions that will let you explore who you are and who God is. You'll begin to see that true faith isn't about pretending to be perfect, it's about following Jesus just as you are.
Before you turn this book over and begin thumbing through the pages, you need to know something. This is not one of those books that tells you your life is going to be perfect. This isnt a book that will make you feel like Joe or Jane Superchristian. And the great thing about that is youre in good company. There are no perfect Christianswe all struggle. If youre honest with yourself, you will probably admit that even as you try to follow Jesus, you mess up a lot. You may even feel like there isnt a lot of room for questions and failures in the Christian faith. But the truth is those questions and failures is part of learning to follow Jesus. Its time to think outside the box and see that real faith doesnt mean trying to fit into a particular moldreal faith means being real with God. Jesus is for Liars doesnt shy away from any of the tough subjectsit asks the hard, honest questions that will let you explore who you are and who God is so you can see that true faith isnt about pretending to be perfect, its about following Jesus just as you are.
Tim Baker is the author of numerous books, including Leave a Footprint - Change the World, Broken, and The Way I See It and the Award-winning Extreme Faith. He's the Managing Editor of The Journal of Student Ministries, and a regular columnist for Youthwalk Magazine. Tim lives in Longview, Texas, with his wife, Jacqui, and their three kids. Find out more about Tim at www.timbaker.cc.