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Outrageous Mercy: Rediscover the Radical Nature of Christianity

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In Outrageous Mercy, Farley calls readers to reject an apathetic attitude toward the cross and instead adopt an understanding of the cross as more than a symbol--as a source of spiritual power, delight, and a reference point for every part of life.
Paperback, 184 pages
Published January 2nd 2004 by Baker Books
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Julia
May 15, 2012 Julia rated it liked it
I found this book to be enlightening and directional, so long as it stayed on point. After reading it I find that I am thankful and blessed to have a firmer (though, naturally, still incomplete) grasp of the importance of the cross. I very much thank Farley for his work and passion. The theology he presented helped reveal to me some very important and very Biblical truths that have thus far perhaps been overlooked in my own life.

That being said, this book did not leave a purely sweet taste in my
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This book makes me want to sing, "Alas and Did my Savior Bleed?"
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Apr 22, 2012 Meredith rated it it was amazing
I discovered this book at a low point in my life where there was very little of the cross in the preaching I heard. This book helped point me back in the right direction. What is the cross? Why is it significant to the Christian life? What difference does it make in every day life? How does it affect my parenting? A reminder that the cross is so much deeper than just salvation.
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William Farley (Bill) is the Pastor of Grace Christian Fellowship, a church he planted in 2002 in Spokane, Washington. He has been married to his best friend, Judy, since 1971. He has five children and twenty-one grandchildren.
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