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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 9/2 Martin Vickers wrote: My background is interesting. I was raised Southern Baptist (and cessationist), became a Christian at a Pentecostal revival, began attending an Assembly of God church (and became a continuationist), and now am back in a Southern Baptist church, though not back in my cessationist roots. Needless to ... Book Review – “Practicing the Power” by Sam Storms

Martin's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/31 Mr. Geurs wrote: I am a Christian, raised in a Pentecostal church, and pursuing credentials with the Assemblies of God. Acknowledging these three facts up front, my perspective on this book may be biased when I say that Dr. Storms’s Practicing the Power is a practical how-to guide for pastors and church leaders who ... A review of Sam Storms's book: "Practicing the Power"

Mr. Geurs' Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/31 Doug Hibbard wrote: Sam Storms’ newest book, Practicing the Power, takes a look at the activity of the Holy Spirit in Christian believers today. At the outset, a few things should be made clear. 1: Storms is writing for Christians, as such the discussion and interaction in this book is meaningless outside of the family. ... Book: Practicing the Power

Doug's Rating:

3 Stars

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