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God Came Near

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ISBN-10: 0849944546

ISBN-13: 9780849944543

Edition: 2004

Authors: Max Lucado

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Majesty in the midst of the Mundane. He looks like anything but a king. His face is prunish red. His cry, though strong and healthy, is still the helpless and piercing cry of a baby. He is absolutely dependent upon Mary for his well being. Holiness in the filth of sheep manure and sweat. Divinity entering the world on the floor of a stable, through the womb of a teenager, and in the presence of a mere carpenter. God had come near!Travel back in time and relive Christ the Son of God becoming man. In this stunning work, Max Lucado views the Savior who walked among us through a distinctly human lens. He speaks plainly to those of us who prefer to keep Jesus otherworldly, distant, and…    
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Book details

List price: $18.99
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Thomas Nelson Incorporated
Publication date: 9/23/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 208
Size: 5.45" wide x 8.50" long x 0.80" tall
Weight: 0.198
Language: English

Minister and best-selling Christian author Max Lucado was educated at Abilene Christian University. He has been pastor of the Oak Hills Church of Christ in San Antonio, Texas since 1988. He also hosts UpWords, a fifteen minute radio show that can be heard in thirty states. Lucado has authored over twenty books, three of which were listed as top ten books on the Christian Booksellers Association list. His book, When God Whispers Your Name, was the number one hardcover book for eight months. His book You'll Get Through This: Hope and Help for Your Turbulent Times made the New York Times bestseller list in September 2013.

Acknowledgments
Introduction to the New Edition
Eyewitnesses of His Majesty
His Incarnation
"And the Word became flesh ..."
The Arrival
"Just a Moment..."
Absurdity in the Flesh
Mary's Prayer
Limb-Climber or Branch-Sitter
Twenty-Five Questions for Mary
Christmas Night
"and dwelt among us ..."
Out of the Carpentry Shop
"Just Call Me Jesus"
Women of Winter
When God Sighed
The Question for the Canyon's Edge
"and we beheld His glory, ..."
A Tale of Two Trees
No Accident
Rediscovering Amazement
"full of grace and truth."
Hope
Eternal Instants
What Do You See?
Our Imitation
"A student ... who is fully trained will be like his teacher."
He Forgot
Facing the Facts
Light of the ... Storage Closet?
Blind Ambition
Warnings
Father's Day: A Tribute
Family Sedans of the Faith
Insensitive Slurs
A Song in the Dark
In the Mud of Jabbok
A Little Bit of Hangin'
Carmelita
Seeing the Summit
Reader's Guide
Notes