Gods at War

Defeating the Idols that Battle for Your Heart
Product Number: EB00616243
Released: Jul 28, 2015
Business Term: 26 Circ
ISBN: #9780310318941
Publisher: Zondervan
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Description

What do Netflix, our desire for the corner office, and that perfect picture we just posted on Instagram have to do with each other? None of these things is wrong in itself. But when we begin to allow entertainment, success, or social media to control us, we miss out on the joy of God's rule in our hearts. In Gods at War, Pastor Kyle Idleman, bestselling author of Not a Fan, helps every believer recognize there are false gods at war within each of us, and they battle for the place of glory and control in our lives. According to Idleman, idolatry isn't an issue?it is the issue. By asking insightful questions, Idleman reveals which false gods each of us are allowing on the throne of our lives. What do you sacrifice for? What makes you mad? What do you worry about? Whose applause do you long for? We're all wired for worship, but we often end up valuing and honoring the idols of money, sex, food, romance, success, and many others that keep us from the intimate relationship with God that we desire. In this updated edition, Pastor Kyle adds a new introduction as well as new content about the battle many of us face with technology—whether we are tempted to send just one more text, stay online when our bodies need rest, or find ourselves putting email before in-person relationships. How can we seek God with our whole hearts instead? Using true, powerful, and honest testimonies of those who have struggled in each area, Gods at War illustrates a clear path away from the heartache of our 21st century idolatry back to the heart of God—enabling us to truly be completely committed followers of Jesus.

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Author(s): Kyle Idleman
Original Publish Date: Feb 19, 2013

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Author(s): Kyle Idleman
Narrator(s): MacLeod Andrews
Product Number BN5045
Released: Aug 20, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781480554399
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Author(s): Kyle Idleman
Narrator(s): MacLeod Andrews
Product Number Z100071468
Released: Dec 11, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Zondervan
ISBN: #9780310319030
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Author(s): Kyle Idleman
Product Number EB00721423
Released: Nov 27, 2018
Business Term: 26 Circ
Publisher: Zondervan
ISBN: #9780310353386

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