As evangelicals, we believe that God can be known intimately, so we urge believers towards a ‘personal relationship with Jesus.’ But from what I’ve witnessed, it can become so personal it ends up being about the wrong person – me. (Leslie Leyland Fields, in May 2012 issue of Christianity Today)
Back in the autumn of 2011, I had several posts on the concept of a “relationship with God.” Here are those posts, in case you are interested:
ve an extra copy of the book “Reaching for the Invisible God” by Philip Yancey. If you’d like it, please just let me know and I’ll gladly mail it to you.
*Someone requested the book so it is no longer available.