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Destined to Reign: The Secret to Effortless Success, Wholeness, and Victorious Living

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Discover the secret of reigning over every adversity, lack and destructive habit that is limiting you from experiencing the success, wholeness and victory that you were destined to enjoy.

Find out how it is not about what you have to do, but what has already been done. It is not about what you must accomplish, but what has already been accomplished for you. It is not about
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Hardcover, 313 pages
Published September 1st 2007 by Harrison House (first published 2007)
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Larissa Fauber
Aug 23, 2011 Larissa Fauber rated it really liked it
I must confess I couldn’t stop laughing whilst reading this book. Maybe due to the fact that it talks about “Grace” (joke that only Brazilians may understand). And just like the song from the “Phantom of the Opera” I would catch myself singing to it: “where in the world have you been hiding, really you are perfect?” A 10 out of 10 book.

Well, it must be very simple to say that we live under “Grace” now because of the death of Jesus on that cross. Yet, even having been Christian for almost 10 yea
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George Paul
Jan 29, 2013 George Paul rated it did not like it
Joseph Prince, Destined to Reign: The Secret to Effortless Success, Wholeness and Victorious Living (Tulsa, OK: Harrison House, 2007).

If you combine a Word of Faith understanding of biblical promises with a Dispensationalist understanding of grace, the result is Destined to Reign by Joseph Prince, a book about “being radically transformed by His grace and His grace alone” (p. ix).

The Word of Faith understanding of biblical promises is evident on page 1: “You are destined to reign in life,” P
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Jessica
Jan 25, 2009 Jessica rated it it was amazing
This book is a MUST READ!! I grew up in church and still every chapter held phenomenal revelation for me and answered questions that I've had since childhood. This book can set you free from so much bondage and reveal to you how God truly sees you and how much He loves you beyond question. I beg of everyone to read it, at least once, and be open to letting it change you!

That being said, I know many people who discount Joseph Prince's teaching because they find it a free-for-all for sin. To those
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Emily
Nov 05, 2012 Emily rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: nonfiction
This is a very difficult book to review because while most of the book was full of encouraging and true statements, there were enough questionable or even false statements that I believe it could do just as much harm to a person's spiritual walk as good.
Charles Fowler
Mar 28, 2012 Charles Fowler rated it it was amazing
The book that started a New Reformation in the church, perhaps the most important book written in 200 years.

Joseph Prince is a gifted Pastor and a leader with a passion and vision for the gospel of Christ. I highly recommend this book and his ministry. I must add that I am not in total agreement with all of his teachings, however he is well within the theological camp of sound orthodox theology. I can say that after listening to hundreds of his sermons, reading all of his books and closely follo
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John Dierckx
Mar 11, 2012 John Dierckx rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: anyone
Recommended to John by: Gideon Hoekendijk
When I became a follower of Christ it was after a long journey of exploration and discovery. In that time but more importantly after that time I could not help but reading the Bible and it seemed like the same book that I had been reading (the Bible that is) several times was completely new. Especially the New Testament, Paul's letters were speaking to me in a way like never before. I saw this image of Christians being completely set free by the blood of Christ, a new covenant of grace similar a ...more
Adam Nelson
Dec 11, 2011 Adam Nelson rated it it was amazing
Don't let the title scare you. It sounds like Tony Robbins or some other self-help guru, but it is still apt for what Prince is offering, which is the real thing. This is Bible-centered radical grace preaching, and when you finish reading it, you'll wonder how you were ever convinced to sell God so short as the modern church does. This book blessed me in many, many ways, and I cannot recommend it enough. If you're getting tired of relying on your own works to somehow make you righteous or keep y ...more
Tal
May 11, 2010 Tal rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
wow! what a life-changing topic! i'm not one to call a book "life-changing" either! this book really freed my mind and spirit of religious expectations that are outside of the grace of God. it's all about resting in the grace that has been freely given - resting in the finished work of Jesus. the religious standard is to obtain things by YOUR faith, or overcome by YOUR confession, or be healed because of YOUR stance when grace says that it's all about Jesus. it's really a good news message. He d ...more
Louetta Powell
Jan 01, 2012 Louetta Powell rated it it was amazing
Being raised in church all my life, many of the things I was taught raised many questions in my mind. Some of the doctrines simply didn't make sense to me. Throughout Pastor Prince's book he addressed many of these questions with answers that made far more sense. This is a book I've read several times! I'd recommend this book to everyone. Warning: It is not for the traditional churchgoer who is perfectly content with their doctrines because this book will definitely challenge many traditional vi ...more
Rebecca
Apr 27, 2012 Rebecca rated it it was amazing
In a word? Fantastic! The Lord is using Joseph Prince in an incredible way to take away the veil that satan has tried for some 2,000 years to place over the eyes of believers so that they can't see the full beauty and magnificence of the Gospel. Oh the joy and loveliness of looking at Jesus and seeing our lives literally transformed before our very eyes!! Oh what a savior we have!!
Dave Johnson
Feb 26, 2010 Dave Johnson rated it it was amazing
I was familiar with Prince before i read this book and was really impacted with his teaching on grace and righteousness in particular. my pastor highly recommended this book, so i gave it a shot. i normally shy away from many christian books from pastors because, honestly, most of them are poorly written and are repetitive. they get boring fast. and, although i can't say that the writing in this was particularly great, it was still above average and i didnt mind reading it. now, writing aside, t ...more
Cathleen
Oct 08, 2012 Cathleen rated it did not like it
Recommended to Cathleen by: Madison
I am sorely conflicted about the teachings in this book. It has some eye-opening and potentially life-changing explorations about what grace is and what it means for the life of a believer, but according to the author the end results seem to be centered in health, wealth, and success here in this world. I'm afraid I'm not a fan of the author's writing style either; it smacks too much of televangelist-speak in both tone and construction, and I'm uncomfortable with how prominently the author featu ...more
Gala
Sep 02, 2012 Gala rated it it was amazing
Shelves: adult-books
This book has changed the way I think about being a christian. I am the beloved of God. The blood of Jesus is powerful enough to bring good in my life. I am not qualified, I am not good enough, and I do not have to qualify,earn, or be good enough. I will read this book again because I want this message to stay fresh in my mind. I have been taught the wrong message for a long time. I have a lot of trash to put in the garbage from past teaching in the churches. I am loved by God no matter my failu ...more
Kayla Finley
Jan 22, 2009 Kayla Finley rated it it was amazing
Shelves: 2009
This book completely went against all that I've been taught by the church my entire life, but that's a good thing. The church today is so limiting and as a result, Christians are unhappy when we actually should be the happiest people in the world because of the amazing gift we have been given! Unfortunately, too many denominations refuse the gift of grace and try to make it by on works. Joseph Prince unpacks Scripture in a way that makes it completely understandable and makes you realize that yo ...more
Caleb Gibson
Sep 12, 2012 Caleb Gibson rated it it was amazing
I can honestly say, "It changed my life! And it is the BEST book on the earth!" Many people put, "best book ever" on a lot of books they read, but this book On the day I left an legalistic internship, they took the books I was reading, away from me, leaving me sorta empty. I felt I needed some new books to read. I stopped by a Christian book store, and I was browsing through thousands of books when my mom miraculously picked up, “Destined to Reign” by Joseph Prince. We bought it, and as I read i ...more
David Garza
Aug 27, 2012 David Garza rated it it was amazing
Wow! This book blessed me! There is nothing like having old erroneous beliefs torn down with the truth if God's word. For me, the key is this: I am saved by grace and have righteousness as a gift from God. I cannot lose or gain His favor based on anything that I have done, it is all based on Christ's finished work on the cross. His goodness brings me to repentance, and praise God! He is sooo good!
Cara
Jan 05, 2016 Cara rated it it was amazing
Shelves: christianity
I heard a few of Joseph Prince's broadcasts because a friend is a fan. At first I was indifferent. Then he started talking about God healing people if we ask him to. That made me mad. If that's true, what about the really awesome people I've known who have suffered from horrible diseases and not been healed? Some of them may not have asked, but some I'm certain did ask, and I know they all had other believers asking for healing on their behalf.

I still don't know what to think about this, to be
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Obadiah
I hate the title of this book. It seems like some ridiculous self-help book that will teach you to make a million dollars in three months by flipping houses. I'm sure that it is probably packaged that way purposefully to reach that crowd, but that isn't me. :)

I'm roughly 100 pages in and the book is really about God's grace. It came recommended from a friend and I'm still studying and researching the concepts presented. So far, I'm about 95% with the guy. :)
Yvette
Jan 05, 2013 Yvette rated it it was amazing
Shelves: spiritual-growth
I have read this book three times. Reading this book caused me to move from the law into grace, and has set me free in many areas of my life. I recommend this book to all those needing a breath of fresh air
Greg Rudisill
Aug 06, 2012 Greg Rudisill rated it it was amazing
A refreshing look at how God's grace isn't just related to the initial salvation of Christian believers, but a way of life that must permeate a believers daily walk. It provides a new percpetive on how the Father percieves His children and why He wants them to reign in this life.
Dawn
Feb 07, 2012 Dawn rated it it was amazing
This book will rock your world in terms of what we have been taught about Jesus. He backs up everything with scripture. Many, many eye-opening experiences while reading the book. It's not a book that you can read fast. You need to digest it as you go. Great book!
Nicole Donovan
Jul 17, 2012 Nicole Donovan is currently reading it
I've seen Joseph Prince preach and I have to say he preaches Grace. If you would rather live be the law and be heavy laden then feel free.
Caleb-Immanuel
Jul 25, 2012 Caleb-Immanuel rated it it was amazing
I personally find no fault in this book which some claim to "cheapen grace".

A refreshing and radical look at Jesus and the cross.
Paul
May 20, 2016 Paul rated it did not like it
Strengths: Grace and Jesus
Without a doubt, the emphasis of Prince on grace is healthy. The gospel of Jesus, the heart of Christianity, is grace, not legalism or obedience. We are saved totally by grace, a free gift of God in the death of his Son on the cross for our redemption. It is true that many Christians do not grasp grace properly. Humanity’s default position is to attempt to merit something by our works or piety and grace radically overthrows that.

So if Christians do not understand grace,
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Jun S.
Jun 26, 2010 Jun S. rated it really liked it
We're under the COVENANT of GRACE and not of LAW.
Larissa Fauber
Sep 23, 2011 Larissa Fauber rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I must confess I couldn’t stop laughing whilst reading this book. Maybe due to the fact that it talks about “Grace” (joke that only Brazilians may understand). And just like the song from the “Phantom of the Opera” I would catch myself singing to it: “where in the world have you been hiding, really you are perfect?” A 10 out of 10 book.

Well, it must be very simple to say that we live under “Grace” now because of the death of Jesus on that cross. Yet, even having been Christian for almost 10 yea
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Cate Brizzell
Jan 03, 2017 Cate Brizzell rated it it was amazing
Shelves: god
Checked this out of the library years ago after catching the author on TV one morning at 5 am. I devoured the book. It changed my life. I bought copies for people who needed to know God loves them--will always recommend.
Rey Ramos
Jan 02, 2017 Rey Ramos rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Great book, but some deeper digging is required

I think the book is great, but like every sermon I must dig deeper to ensure the teaching coincides with the word of God.
Jim
Jan 13, 2017 Jim rated it it was amazing
Interesting and well documented thought on the shed blood of Christ
Serene Xu
Jan 02, 2017 Serene Xu rated it it was amazing
Shelves: readed
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