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If God Were Real: A Journey into a Faith That Matters

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In this provocative book, pastor John avant encourages readers to uphold a consistent practice of what they believe, not just a verbalization of what they believe. If Christians truly believe in God, they should live genuinely changed lives as the ultimate proof that He is real.

Many Christians live their lives as if they do not believe in God. They go to church and prais
Paperback, 224 pages
Published July 7th 2009 by Howard Books (first published 2009)
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Darcia Helle
Aug 10, 2009 Darcia Helle rated it liked it
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I received this book as an early review copy. Whether you are religious or not, and no matter what religion (if any) you choose to follow, John Avant's message is one we should all pay attention to. Throughout the book, his main point is that we need to start caring more about each other, no matter what color, religion, or economic background we come from.

The author addresses the fact that most Christians do not follow Christ's path. People go to church as a routine but they don't live their li
Sep 12, 2009 Janet rated it it was amazing
Are you a Christian? Well, after reading John Avant’s “If God Were Real”, you may want to reevaluate your life. He brings up many excellent topics in this book. I especially, enjoyed reading the chapter about addictions. He begins by taking us his adventure to the kitchen to eat an entire container of Blue Bell Homemade Vanilla ice cream. His story is funny but in reality addictions are not. And, he goes on to share much more about this topic.

“What? Know ye not that your body is the temple of th
Jan 11, 2011 Margaret rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This book gives fresh and exciting insight to the power of the God of the universe. It's a great book for believers, those who question God's existence and those who don't believe at all.
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