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Practicing the Power

Practicing the Power Welcoming the Gifts of the Holy Spirit in Your Life

By Sam Storms
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 3.69 Stars

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On 5/9 scifiwritir wrote: I liked this book a lot. It makes you feel: This is what a church should be like, this is what pastors should be teaching their congregation -- the riches of God's grace and the power of God in us who believe. If you're a Charismatic Christian, you've probably read tons of books on the gifts of the ... Review: Practicing the Power by Sam Storms

scifiwritir's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/21 steven.dresen wrote: Practicing the Power by Sam Storms has been an eye opening read for myself. Being from a cessationist background myself my only encounters with charismatic worship and use of the gifts have been seeing the types of uses Sam Storms would be critical of as well...This book has helped me see that not all ... Review of Practicing the Power

steven.dresen's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/11 Lisa Burgess wrote: Do you believe the Holy Spirit still actively works today? Whether you do or don’t, you might be interested in reading this book. Sam Storms does believe in spiritual gifts and he’ll give you food for thought about how and why. He writes with humility and includes scriptures and experiences to back ... Increase spiritual hunger pangs

Lisa's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/10 Anthony Stephens wrote: Spiritual gifts is a topic that has intrigued many throughout the ages. There are various thoughts on how they work, are they still around, when a Christian gets them, and more. As the jacket of the books states, “pastor and author Sam Storms offers practical steps to understanding and exercising spiritual ... Book Review: Practicing the Power

Anthony's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/5 contemplativereflections wrote: In "Practicing the Power," Sam Storms challenges Christians to experience the power of the Holy Spirit through the use of spiritual gifts. As a continuationist, Storms believes that the spiritual gifts as described in the New Testament still operate in the life of believers today. The book goes one step ... Book Review: Practicing the Power

contemplativereflections' Rating:

4 Stars

On 3/23 Nathan Albright wrote: This book is admittedly more than a little bit of a muddle, and my own feelings about the author's subject matter and approach are more than usually ambivalent. The author is a charismatic Calvinist, and has all of the irritating tendencies of both elements of that identity, even if I would consider ... Book Review: Practicing The Power

Nathan's Rating:

3 Stars

On 3/21 jordan_wootten wrote: [Note: This book was provided free of charge by BookLook Bloggers/Zondervan Publishing in exchange for an honest review.] As a believer who non-vehemently confesses to be a continuationist, I found Practicing the Power: Welcoming the Gifts of the Holy Spirit in Your Life by Sam Storms to be a refreshing ... Book Review: Practicing the Power by Sam Storms

jordan_wootten's Rating:

4 Stars

On 3/9 Bookwomanjoan wrote: Christendom is divided on the activities of the Holy Spirit. Some preach that the gifts of the Spirit are no longer active and that the charismatic movement is dangerous. Others embrace the working of the Holy Spirit and His gifts today.Storms has been an important voice on the issue. As a Reformed Christian ... Practicing the Power by Sam Storms

Bookwomanjoan's Rating:

5 Stars

On 3/8 Bud Ahlheim wrote: Practicing the Power is a text offered with the unabashed presupposition that spiritual gifts – tongues, healing, exorcisms, prophecy, etc – are a necessity in the modern church and are intended by God to be a prevalent feature – alongside Scripture – in it. While Storms peppers his teaching ... Practicing The Power by Sam Storms - A Guide For Charismania In Your Mainstream Church

Bud's Rating:

1 Stars

On 2/27 Chris Land wrote: There is a great debate in the church today over spiritual gifts. Some have said that gifts such as speaking in tongues, and healing have ceased. Others proclaim they are still active in the church today. There are a few who believe the spiritual gifts, as shown in the early church, are still here but ... Book Review: Practicing The Power by Sam Storms

Chris 's Rating:

3 Stars