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Out of the Comfort Zone

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At times, this fast-moving and true-life drama will make your hair stand on end as you enter the dark side of the supernatural. It will also encourage you and lift your faith as you learn how a celebrated Hollywood actor teamed up with Ray Comfort to bring an amazing message to America.
Paperback, 271 pages
Published May 1st 2004 by Bridge-Logos
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Helen
Mar 07, 2018 rated it really liked it
sometimes the writing style was a bit rough but I was amazed and inspired by how the Lord used and continues to use Ray comfort and his ministry. I have several more of his books checked out from the library that I plan to read.
Jimmy
Aug 18, 2012 added it
I started this late at night till three in the morning and then the next morning woke up to finish it. For those of you who know the evangelist Ray Comfort, this autobiography is quite encouraging and will stir the readers to be more zealous to evangelize with the model that Ray Comfort is. He tells about his childhood love for surfing, being "successful" at an early age and finally find Jesus in his native country of New Zealand. His stories of his early days of serving God was enjoyable for me ...more
Benjamin Kittleson
Oct 04, 2008 rated it it was amazing
If you enjoy autobiographies - especially those that are written by Christians who are living lives that the Bible commands us to live, then you'll enjoy this quick read by Ray Comfort.

It shares his testimony from his days back in New Zealand when he "believed" in God, to the surfing trip he was on when his friend sat up all night answering questions from him. With details of his conversion, first publishing efforts and eventual move to Los Angeles, complete with an account of his time Open Air
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Brian Williams
Mar 11, 2013 rated it it was amazing
This is a great book. Ray Comfort is a trip, in a good way. I was surprised to read of his encounter with a demon-possessed person, and the authority he exercised over it. It's rare to see a great apologist/intellectual handle themselves during a demonic encounter like Ray did. Usually apologists and intellectuals of Ray's caliber are only efficient with expounding doctrine, but not Ray. Yes, he can expound scripture with the best of them, but he also knows how to bind demons too, and send them ...more
Tim
This was a good read. I was a bit bothered by Comfort's reliance on feelings and impressions and emotions to determine God's particular will in any given question, but that aside, I thoroughly enjoyed the book! His humor is quite fun too!
Michael
Dec 13, 2013 rated it really liked it
A solid biography of itinerant evangelist, Ray Comfort, from his conversion in New Zealand to his establishment of Living Waters Ministry in Southern California. Plenty of great stories about preaching on the streets of Los Angeles. Mr. Comfort is a bold witness!
Eli
Mar 02, 2013 rated it liked it
Ray's a great guy, and here's his biography. His passion for people and the gospel is inspiring.
Chad
Mar 26, 2012 rated it it was amazing
This book changed my walk with the Lord. A great read that will encourage you to break out of your own comfort zone.
Mikecorban
Jun 26, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Probably the fastest book I ever read... I couldn't put it down.
Adam Gray
Dec 23, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: evangelism
Ray pulls back the veil of his life to reveal how the Lord led him to begin one of the most impacting ministries of our day.
Greg
Jul 14, 2008 rated it really liked it
Intersting book on Ray Comfort's witnessing stories.
Phil Sessa
Aug 07, 2013 rated it it was amazing
This is Ray's story! I felt like the was Hell's Best Kept Secret with inner city clothes on. A must read for all, especially those in urban ministry.
Clement Lee
Apr 02, 2013 rated it really liked it
Very uplifting testimony of Ray's own life!
Crystal
Oct 01, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Very inspiring, encouraging, and FUNNY!
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He is also the founder of Living Waters Publications. After relocating from New Zealand to Southern California in the late 1980s, Ray introduced a long line of pastors and churches to a biblical teaching which he called Hell's Best Kept Secret. From humble beginnings, Living Waters has become an internationally recognized ministry, reaching the lost and equipping Christi
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