The search of your life is the search for your life.
In Soul Cravings Erwin McManus shows readers how our need for intimacy, meaning, and destiny point to the existence of God and our need to connect with Him. This book will deeply stir readers to consider and chase after the spiritual implications of their souls' deepest longings.
might i add, the soul craving series on podcast is a good companion to the book.
Mcmanus puts into words what many of us refuse to acknowledge, even to ourselves. He claims that we are all searching fo ...more
His foundations as a philosophy major inform his theological reflections on life and faith, and he has plunged into the mystery and excitement of actually exploring the Gospels and the meaning of Faith outsid ...more
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A good quote that is really sticking with me is, "God has placed cravings within your soul that will drive you insane or drive you to him. ...Life without God is starvation of the soul."
This book has really helped me to finally put words to what I have been feeli ...more
"To be a follower of Christ is to believe that everyone's life can be different. No one is defined by the status of birth. Our destiny is not limited to our ped ...more
mcmanus seems very in touch with how humans are wired and the struggles of the soul. he does an excellent job putting words to feelings and experiences. however, beyond the general offer of a relationship with the christian God, he doesn't offer much in the way of specifics or depth.
positively, mcmanus does not get into 10 ...more
I'm really enjoying this book. It's brought up a lot of things that normally I wouldn't dare to ponder. I feel like it has helped me find my inner being and has definately had an inpacted on my life.
I've had a harder time reading the sections that have to do with love for yourself and with accepting or finding love from others. Not really a happy place for me. So I may put this one on the "Read Later" list.
This book was a gift. I took my time reading it, and enjoyed it. I would encourage you to read it over a broad period. That way it doesn't seem repetitive. I agree with his premise. We do... I do have soul cravings. I believe God is at the core of all those cravings, and can give us peace if we allow Him to do so.