By Scot McKnight

"Scot McKnight stirs the treasures of our Lord's lifestyles in an attractive model. He did so with The Jesus Creed, and does so back with forty Days residing the Jesus Creed. ensure this new advisor for residing is in your shelf."

—Max Lucado

"Love the Lord your God with your entire middle, with your whole soul, with your whole brain, and with your entire power. your neighbor as yourself."

Scot McKnight has come to name this very important instructing of our Lord the Jesus Creed. He recites it through the day each day and demanding situations you to do an analogous. you could locate that, should you do, you are going to discover ways to love God extra creatively and passionately, and locate new how one can love these round you.

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Face Jesus, for in that face we find the face of God’s mercy, and the experience of God’s mercy moves us out of the shadows of our own selves into the open light of loving God and loving others. _____________ Facing this day: Face Jesus today and you will find God’s mercy. ” —Exodus 34:6–7 One of the most gruesome scenes of the Bible forms one of the greatest scenes in the Bible. Old Abraham, tested more than any of us would care to be tested, kept asking God for one thing—a child for Sarah and himself.

Scripture quotations marked The Message are taken from THE MESSAGE. Copyright © 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 2000, 2001, 2002. Used by permission of NavPress Publishing Group. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data McKnight, Scot. 40 days living the Jesus creed / Scot McKnight. p. cm. ISBN-13: 978-1-55725-577-8 1. Christian life--Biblical teaching. 2. Devotional literature. I. Title. 4--dc22 2007049368 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 All rights reserved. No portion of this book may be reproduced, stored in an electronic retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means—electronic, mechanical, photocopy, recording, or any other—except for brief quotations in printed reviews, without the prior permission of the publisher.

God promised to take care of Abraham’s family and God promised to take care of Abraham’s personal welfare. ” We think of prayer as ringing up God and hoping that he is not too busy taking other calls. Or we are a bit stunned to think that God could care about each of us down here on Planet Earth. But God’s message was clear to Abraham and his world: God put his love on the line for us by walking the line of commitment. If God’s commitment to us is a good word from God, so our commitment to God and our commitment to ourselves is to walk the same line God showed Abraham.

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