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Living the Life God Has Planned: A Guide to Knowing God's Will

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A basic guide to discerning the will of God. "How do I know what God's will is for my life?" It is perhaps the most common question asked by Christians today. Dr. Bill Thrasher has provided a basic guide to the fundamentals of seeking God's will in Living the Life God Has Planned. Thrasher teaches readers that they must first seek to know God on a more intimate level befor ...more
Paperback, 208 pages
Published January 1st 2001 by Moody Publishers
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Ryan Weaver
Sep 14, 2011 Ryan Weaver rated it it was amazing
I was fortunate to read this book while taking Dr. Thrasher's course on Spiritual Formation at Moody. Reading this book will provide a significant peak into the seminary course he taught as it tracks very close to his lectures.

When I started reading this book, I didn't notice the subtitle. I've read books on God's will before without really getting much from them. Fortunately, Dr. Thrasher takes a fairly different approach at answering the question. Either his book was far more straightforward o
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Dr. Thrasher was one of my profs in grad school. His teaching had a profound effect on all of us students, so we were thrilled when he started writing books! It gave us an opportunity to have his teaching/ lectures on key topics summarized and recorded for future review. This book does not disappoint. An excellent work for people looking to understand God's will for their lives as well as for those who just want to know God better. Highly recommended.
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Dr. Thrasher was a professor of mine in grad school and this book is basically the content of one of the classes he teaches. It impacted the way I think about God and the way I view prayer, among other things. I recommended it to anyone NOT looking for a quick fix.
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also published under the name William L. Thrasher Jr.

Bill Thrasher has served on the faculty of Moody Bible Institute since 1980 and on the graduate school faculty since 1990, where he oversees the Master's Program in Spiritual Formation and Discipleship.

He is a frequent speaker in churches and retreats across the county. He has written numerous articles and several books on Christian Living. His
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