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Hi Friends. I write books that seek to make the Bible come alive and throw fresh light on old or neglected subjects.

Here are my published books:

THE DAY I MET JESUS
JESUS NOW
GOD'S FAVORITE PLACE ON EARTH
REVISE US AGAIN
JESUS MANIFESTO
JESUS: A THEOGRAPHY
FROM ETERNITY TO HERE
REIMAGINING CHURCH
PAGAN CHRISTIANITY
FINDING ORGANIC CHURCH
THE UNTOLD STORY OF THE NT CHURCH

You can learn more about these books and see more reader reviews at
http://frankviola.org/books

I also have an eBook library on that same website.

Join my interactive blog at http://frankviola.org.

Connect with me on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/frankaviola

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Psalm 115:1


Ask the average Christian today, “What is God’s Ultimate Purpose?”


Most will give one of fouranswers:


1. To save the lost.


2.To make disciples.


3. To make the world a better place.


4. To glorify God.


According to the whole sweep of Scripture,each of theseanswers isincorrect.


Each answer points toanaspectof God’s Ultimate Purpose, butnone of themconstitutes His UltimatePurpose.


They are all aspectsof Go...

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Description: "In Frank Viola's hands, the story of Lazarus--like Lazarus himself--once again comes to life. In a world where hope is battered and life can so easily beat down the human spirit, we are reminded once more of the possibility of becoming a host of Life." John Ortberg, pastor and author of Who Is This Man? See all 47 endorsements at GodsFavoritePlace.com

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“In fact, I’ve met countless believers who have said, “The church is an organism, not an organization.” Yet as they formed those very words, they continued to be devout members of churches that were organized along the lines of General Motors and Microsoft.”
Frank Viola, Reimagining Church: Pursuing the Dream of Organic Christianity

“What history teaches us is that men have never learned anything from it.” —G. W. F. Hegel, nineteenth-century German philosopher”
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“Organic church life, however, is a wedding of glory and gore.”
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