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Philip Yancey has a gift for articulating the knotty issues of faith. In Disappointment with God, he poses three questions that Christians wonder but seldom ask. Disappointment with God: Three Questions No One Asks Aloud is a book written by Philip Yancey and published by Zondervan in It is one of Yancey’s. In Disappointment with God, Yancey tackles the questions caused by a God who doesn’t always do what we think he’s supposed to do. Insightful and deeply.

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Mass Market Paperback Verified Purchase. See all Editorial Reviews. Even though this isn’t one of his better books, Yancey still wrestles with these questions well. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Read reviews that mention disappointment with god philip yancey highly recommend old testament read this book phillip yancey must read disappointed with god book of job god unfair recommend this book hard questions great book ever read thought provoking even though things happen tough questions god silent many people.

This i “Is God listening? But it’s a great read and my neck hurt from nodding so much; it resonated strongly, clearly, and I’m going to go buy my own copy so I don’t steal this one from the friend who very kindly loaned this to me. He deals with emotions on an emotional realistic level rather than trying to explain them away and always answer why. Up to 5 simultaneous devices, per publisher limits Publisher: Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews.


Philip Yancey serves as editor at Large for Christianity Today magazine. These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers. In this 25 th Anniversary edition of Disappointment with GodYancey poses three questions that Christians wonder but seldom ask aloud: Well, the deal comes down to the question of love.

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. Yancy tries to explain the mind of God. I’ve learnt so much from this book. Yancey effectively articulates questions that we ask in times of desperation where our theology no longer fits and instead constructs a new theology or rather introduces the reader to a God who is bigger than that and yet still loves us.

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In this age, it is hard for our teens to find any faith at all. English Choose a language for shopping. Although explanations can be little long windedthis book provides a better diisappointment Good books are the ones that change your thinkingeven if a little bit and hopefully for the long run.

Yancey goes on to say that God philipp so. Want to Read saving…. I can’t stress enough how much light it has shed on my life.

Note however, that for those who consider themselves weak in the faith, this book may do more harm than good. Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. Mar 27, Casey rated it liked it.

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Sep 21, Jana rated it liked it Shelves: A lot of the discussion centers around the book of Job, with many quotations from other authors such as C. Set up a giveaway. What is our response to God when we endure heartache or disease?


Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Philip Yancey is a great writer. I bought it because as a Christian I often encounter people who question God and his love for us so I wanted to get some insight on what this book said. So what that shows us is that if somebody comes up to you and says ‘I’ll only worship God if he revealed himself to me’ you can, with a cheeky smile on your face, say, ‘I bet you won’t’.

Why, if God is so hungry for relationship with us, does he seem so distant? Disappointment with God isn’t just another cliche bringing book of one liners, but deeply biblical, emotional and logical.

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It then goes through bible stories or the evolution of God to answer. Philip Yancey has a gift for articulating the knotty issues of faith. Trivia About Disappointment wi Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

In the end it boils down to a decision; Be disappointed with Him or be disappointed without him. Buy the selected items together This item: Sign in with Facebook Sign in options.