Can I Forgive God Author:Leslie F. Brandt Leslie Brandt is well know for his contemporary paraphrases of the Psalms and for his straight-from-the-shoulder messages in Great God, Hear I Am. In ths book he tackles the question of forgiveness, which he considers to be the essence of the Christian life-forgiveness from God and forgiveness for others. — From his missionary experience in Taiw... more »an and China and from his counseling with troubled people in the United States, Pastor Brandt is well acquainted with the troubles, miseries, and heartaches of life. Yet his faith in God enables him to affirm: "Ther eis meaning and purpose for living. One can discover and retain his identity even amidst the fears and frustrations of this uncertain day-by-day existence. It is spelled out for us in the forgiveness of a loving God and demonstrated to us through the teachings and activity of Jesus Christ. When we have caught on to what it means to live in forgiveness, we will know who we are and where we are going. What is more, we will then become creative and contributive in our interpersonal relationships with our fellowmen about us."
These seven chapters are rich in practical wisdom drawn from the Bible and personal experience. The book offers rewarding devotional reading and makes a fine gift through which to share the Christian message of forgivenss and new life.« less