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A Beautiful Defeat

A Beautiful Defeat Find True Freedom and Purpose in Total Surrender to God

By Kevin Malarkey, with Matthew L Jacobson
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.23 Stars

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On 2/17 Danny Conner wrote: What could possibly be beautiful about defeat? As a red-blooded American male, I have nothing within me that desires to ever lose or admit defeat, but yet this is exactly the call of A Beautiful Defeat by Kevin Malarkey. The concept of this book is pretty simple, the only way to find true freedom is ... SPANKIN NEW BOOK REVIEW ON A BEAUTIFUL DEFEAT BY KEVIN MALARKEY

Danny 's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/16 Nisha wrote: The title of the book is what first my grabbed my attention. The author was very down to earth and transparent; using his own life experiences, mistakes and hardships to explain how vital it is to give our flawed life to God so that he can make the best out of it. This author discusses real life struggles ... Good Read

Nisha's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/8 Renewed Daily wrote: I thoroughly enjoyed this book, and learned a lot from it, too. Whether you are a new Christian, a struggling Christian, or just feeling stagnant in your Christian walk, this book will give you practical ways to grow closer to God through surrender. You will have a much stronger faith when you are done. ... A Beautiful Defeat: A Review & a Giveaway!

Renewed Daily's Rating:

5 Stars

On 10/11 Steven Martins wrote: Kevin Malarkey writes in A Beautiful Defeat that the principle goal of our lives is to live surrendered lives unto God. He discusses the nature of our sin nature, the grace and mercy of God, and the need to die to ourselves. However, the read is better suited for a new believer as there is no real depth, ... Review: "A Beautiful Defeat" by Kevin Malarkey

Steven Martins' Rating:

3 Stars

On 9/24 Gingi Freeman wrote: This book is primarily aimed at those who are feeling stagnant in their Christian walk, or confused as to why they still struggle with sin and worldly ills while being “born again”. I’d pin it as most helpful to new believers or backslidden Christians, but I found it thoroughly enjoyable and a ... A Good Departure from Lukewarm Reads

Gingi's Rating:

5 Stars

On 9/20 Gary W wrote: A BEAUTIFUL DEFEAT Find True Freedom And Purpose In Total Surrender To God By Kevin Malarkey with Matthew L Jacobson Surrendering to God can be a difficult thing to do; this book by Kevin Malarkey can help. Kevin gives ten concepts that help us to surrender to God. Each chapter covers a concept with ... A Beautiful Defeat

Gary W's Rating:

5 Stars

On 9/9 Faithwarrior wrote: A Beautiful Defeat shows why surrender to God is needed and how to surrender to God. Each chapter explains an area of surrender through discussion and real life examples. There are also examples taken from the Bible in explaining the different areas of surrender. At the end of each chapter there is something ... A Beautiful Defeat

Faithwarrior's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/30 Bookwomanjoan wrote: Total surrender to God. We know we are to be surrendered, but saying it is much easier than doing it. Malarkey shares his thoughts on surrender. He suggests the starting point on the journey is honesty, with God and with others. He looks at the nature of sin. He says we need to know our enemies so he ... A Beautiful Defeat by Kevin Malarkey

Bookwomanjoan's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/26 Virginia Garrett wrote: Kevin Malarkey touches on this in his book, A Beautiful Defeat, Find True Freedom and Purpose in Total Surrender to God. “The message is not of God saying, ‘I died for your sins to work as a consultant to help you achieve the life you’re determined to have.’ Jesus died to reconcile us to God ... A Must Read!

Virginia's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/22 Ellen Christian wrote: Book provided. Post includes affiliate links. A Beautiful Defeat Author: Kevin Malarkey ISBN: 978-1400206391 Genre: Non-Fiction, Religion Release: July 8, 2014 Publisher: Thomas Nelson 192 Pages Goodreads | Author’s Website About the book: Total surrender to God: the surprising key to experiencing ... A Beautiful Defeat by Kevin Malarkey

Ellen's Rating:

5 Stars