If You Want to Walk on Water, You've Got to Get Out of the Boat
Author: John Ortberg
|You're One Step Away from the Adventure of Your Life|
Deep within you lies the same faith and longing that sent Peter walking across the wind-swept Sea of Galilee toward Jesus.
In what ways is the Lord telling you, as he did Peter, "Come"?
John Ortberg invites you to consider the incredible potential that awaits you outside your comfort zone. Out on the risky waters of faith, Jesus is waiting to meet you in ways that will change you forever, deepening your character and your trust in God. The experience is terrifying. It's thrilling beyond belief. It's everything you'd expect of someone worthy to be called Lord.
The choice is yours to know him as only a water-walker can, aligning yourself with God's purpose for your life in the process. There's just one requirement: If You Want to Walk on Water, You've Got to Get Out of the Boat.
About the Author: John Ortberg is a teaching pastor at Willow Creek Community Church in South Barrington, IL, and the author of The Life You've Always Wanted and Love Beyond Reason. He has written for Christianity Today and is a frequent contributor to Leadership Journal.
ISBN: 0310340462 EAN: 9780310340461
US SRP: 15.99 US
Pub Date: May 06, 2014
Physical Info: 0.8" H x 8.3" L x 5.4" W (0.5 lbs) 221 pages
Carton Quantity: 44
If You Want to Walk on Water, You've Got to Get Out of the Boat DVD Study
In this six-session small group Bible study, If You Want to Walk on Water, You ve got to Get Out of the Boat, by John Ortberg, you ll learn how to move beyond fear to discover God s unique calling for your life!
Peter may have been the first one out of the boat, but Jesus invitation to walk on water is for you as well. But walk on water? What does that mean?
If You Want to Walk on Water, You ve Got to Get Out of the Boat helps you answer helps you answer Christ s call to greater faith, power-filled deeds, and a new way of knowing how to discern God s call, transcend fear, risk faith, manage failure, and trust God. Relating to the story in Matthew 14 to life today, teacher and bestselling author John Ortberg invites you to consider the incredible potential that awaits you outside your comfort zone.
What s Water Walking?
The Tragedy of the Unopened Gift
Find Your Calling and Get Your Feet Wet!
Facing Our Challenges, Conquering Our Fears
Good News for Cave Dwellers
Learning to Wait on Our Big God
US SRP: 26.99 US
Copyright Date: 2014
This leader’s guide provides the clear, step-by-step instructions you need to maximize interaction, support, and insights within your group. Most of the preparation has been done for you—just follow the easy-to-use lesson plan, complete with helpful tips. Because this book includes the full text of the participant’s guide, it’s the only guidebook you need to track page-for-page with your group.
Physical Info: 0.53" H x 11.08" L x 8.52" W (1.28 lbs) 208 pages
Carton Quantity: 32
US SRP: 21.99 US
Pub Date: August 2003
This Participant Guide is designed for use with the companion DVD (sold separately). It s filled with insights, questions for discussion, and applications that will help you connect a new way of thinking to actual deeds and a different approach to life. Out on the risky waters of faith, Jesus is waiting to meet you in ways that will change your forever, deepening your character and your trust in God.
ISBN: 0310823358 EAN: 9780310823353
Physical Info: 0.4" H x 8.9" L x 5.9" W (0.3 lbs) 114 pages
Carton Quantity: 76
US SRP: 10.99 US
Pub Date: May 27, 2014
Publisher: Zondervan Publishing Company
John Ortberg is a pastor at Menlo Park Presbyterian Church in Menlo Park, California. He is the bestselling author of Faith & Doubt; When the Game is Over, It All Goes Back in the Box; God is Closer Than You think; the Life You’ve Always Wanted; Everybody’s Normal Till You Get to Know Them; If You Want to Walk on Water, You’ve Got to Get Out of the Boat; Love Beyond Reason; and (with Kevin Harney) the multimedia curriculum Old Testament Challenge. He and his wife, Nancy, have three children.
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Awards: Gold Medallion Book Awards | Finalist | Christian Education | 2004 ; Christianity Today Book Award | Winner | Christian Living | 2002
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