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Alive in Christ: The Miracle of Spiritual Rebirth
"Have ye spiritually been born of God?" asks the prophet Alma. "Have ye received his image in your countenances? Have ye experienced this mighty change in your hearts?" (Alma 5:14). These questions, posed in 83 B.C. to the people of Zarahemla in ancient America, have everlasting relevance to us today. But how are we "born of God"? Does it happen in a moment, or is it a ...more
Hardcover, 211 pages
Published January 1st 1997 by Shadow Mountain
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Absolutely loved this inspiring book! "There is no deliverance from this sickness to be found in pop psychology or in transcendental meditation. Willpower will not cut it; sheer grit and determination are not sufficient. The answer is in Christ. In his atonement. In his liberating powers." "The call of Christ is not just a call to be good, a call to abstain from sinful deeds; it is a call to holiness, a call to be renewed in the Spirit by the Spirit." Robert Millet. There is so much more to the ...more
This powerful book describes how we can find peace and joy in this life by allowing becoming alive in Christ. This book is a masterpiece and is very well-written. Each chapter is a jewel. I highly recommend this book to anyone who wants to find greater happiness and peace amid the trials of life.
Robert Millett, dean of religious education at Brigham Young University, has rapidly become one of my favorite authors. in this comforting and instructive book, he helps us to understand the groundwork for spiritual rebirth, and confirms what we already know in our hearsts; that the answers are not in modern day learning, nor in our own willpower, but only in and through Jesus Christ.
Robert L. Millet, professor of ancient scripture and former dean of Religious Education at Brigham Young University, holds a master s degree in psychology from BYU and a Ph.D. in religious studies from Florida State University. He is a popular speaker and prolific writer whose other books include Lost and Found: Reflections on the Prodigal Son; Grace Works; and More Holiness Give Me. He and his ...moreMore about Robert L. Millet...