Empowered by Praise : Experiencing God's Presence and Power When You Give Him Glory
What if your understanding of praise in the life of a believer is completely wrong?
Recognize that praising God does more than honor the Lord; it puts you in a position to enjoy His nearness and to experience His touch in your life.
Empowered by Praise will guide you into a richer understanding of admiration for God. In learning to praise God in an abounding variety of forms, you will begin to experience God’s powerful presence in your life. And expressing glory to God will motivate and guide you in your daily decisions and relationships. Scripture assures us that God is present with us in a very real way when we praise Him. Along with His nearness comes a new level of His power operating in our lives.
When praise is practiced according to the biblical model:
- It releases us from earthly concerns
- It transports us into God's presence
- It opens the door to God's power
Throughout this book, Dr. Michael Youssef will grow your wisdom in praising God and energize your daily practice of praise. He will teach you new ways to give praise that will result in personal growth and spiritual transformation.Features:
- Updated and expanded edition, including a study guide for individuals and groups.
Dr. Michael Youssef was born in Egypt and lived in Lebanon and Australia before coming to the United States and fulfilling a childhood dream of becoming an American citizen. He holds degrees from Moore College in Sydney and Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California, and holds a doctorate in social anthropology from Emory University in Atlanta. He founded The Church of the Apostles, which was the launching pad for Leading The Way’s international ministry. Dr. Youssef has authored more than forty books, including popular titles such as Saving Christianity? and When the Crosses Are Gone. He and his wife, Elizabeth, reside in Atlanta.