J.I. Packer's Knowing God is a timeless classic of Christian devotional living, as well as a theological masterpiece. 35 years after its initial publication it still moves the minds and hearts of God's people to both know him more fully, and serve him more faithfully. Countless people have found inspiration from its pages and truth in its expression of essential yet, deeply profound, truths. Now this irreplaceable classic is available in the form of a devotional journal that allows you to chronicle your spiritual journey while you learn to know God more fully. The Knowing God Devotional Journal takes you on a 365 day journey through Packer's Knowing God providing room for notes, passages for contemplation, and personal prayer and reflection. Anyone who has been touched by this great book, can be so again as they chronicle their way through it day-by-day. This book is an excellent resource for anyone who wants to their devotions a little different next year, and who wants not only to engage the Scriptures through reading them, but engage them by learning what they teach us about God.
For thirty-five years, J. I. Packer's Knowing God has revealed to over a million Christians around the world the wonder, the glory and the joy of knowing God. Now, you can discover the riches of the character of God in a devotional format. The daily reading includes Scripture, a suggestion for action or reflection, and space to journal or write out your prayers. Next to Scripture, Knowing God could be the most significant book you will read this year.
J. I. Packer is regarded as one of the most influential evangelicals in North America. He is Board of Governors' Professor of Theology at Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia, and his writings include books such as , , (Crossway) and . He has preached and lectured widely in Great Britain and North America and served as general editor of the English Standard Version of the Bible published in 2001, and theological editor of the Study Bible version. In 2014, Packer was named Author of the Year by the Association of Logos Bookstores. He is a frequent contributor to and an executive editor of and has written numerous articles published in journals such as and He received a BA, MA and PhD from Oxford University.
Carolyn Nystrom (MA, Wheaton College) has written more than eighty books, Bible study guides and children's titles. She served as general editor for the Christian Classics series and she co-authored and with theologian J. I. Packer, and with Sandra Speidel. In addition to actively serving in her church and community, she has been a foster parent, an elementary schoolteacher and a book editor. Carolyn lives in the Chicago area with her husband and they have four grown children.