Synopses & Reviews
In his book "Waking the Dead," best-selling author John Eldredge reveals that "things are not what they seem; this is a world at war; "and "you have a crucial role to play. "In this guidebook, Eldredge takes you even deeper into the hidden meanings of this world-giving you the courage to rise up and reclaim your heart as you fight for the hearts and souls of others.
Packed with questions, stories, and discussion topics, you'll discover the glory of a heart fully alive through features such as: Big Ideas-thought-provoking concepts that will challenge you to grow daily and excel as a cherished child of God; Mythic Parables-classic stories from Scripture as well as fairy tales, old and new; and Heart Monitors-barometers for evaluating your own feelings, struggles, and passions.
No matter what you've known so far, Eldredge insists, "There is more available with God. There is so much more."
There is a glory to life that most people -- including believers -- never see. In this insightful new book, John Eldredge presents the heart as central to life. Not only is the heart essential; the heart God has ransomed is also good. Building on these precious truths, Eldredge shows readers why real Christianity is a process of restoration, whereby the broken parts of our hearts are mended and the captive parts are set free.
In this audiobook version, "Waking the Dead" leads listeners to understand how to live from the heart, care for their heart like the treasures of the kingdom, and give from fullness instead of emptiness. This message also shows how living from the heart can energize people to love God and others in a way they've never experienced, revealing to them life's purpose: fighting for the hearts of others.