This book will help you to keep your identity focused in Christ and your lives Spirit-filled, your discipleship passionate, your hope fresh against all human odds - that the life of Jesus may be released within you. As you assimilate the Word into the tissues of your life, you become what the Word says and Jesus is released in you. The Word gives you health and wholeness, vitality and a holiness, faith and hope, wisdom and love. This book will form a life that is harmonious with the world that God has created, the salvation that he has worked out in Christ, and the community he has brought together by the Spirit. God is using the power of the Word to penetrate our lives and create truth and beauty and loving-kindness. Erling Thu (1942) lives in Bergen Norway where he is part of the leadership team of Christian Fellowship Church and of Christian Network association of ministries. He became a believer while in his teens and has been in the ministry of the Word of God since 1962. He has written more than twenty books, published in many languages. He is a member of the Norwegian Non-Fiction Writers and Translators Association (NFF). He is the founder and editor of "Folk" a teaching magazine in Norway. He is one of the founders of Christian Correspondence School and Bergen Bible School where he also teaches. He has an internationally recognized preaching and teaching ministry, which regularly takes him to various parts of the world, helping to empower the people of God. He is married to Solveig, they have raised six children of their own and are the proud grandparents of eleven grandchildren.