Back to Homepage Newsletter   Secure Checkout   View Cart (0 items)  
      Call us Today at  
Service & Help My Account Customer Service Email Newsletter Gift Certificates About Us
Welcome Guest! Save 22% on most items!

Watch The Ten Commandments Now!

Surprising Work Of God [Paperback]

By Edwards Jonathan (Author)
Our Price $ 9.61  
Retail Value $ 12.99  
You Save $ 3.38  (26%)  
Item Number 178578  
Buy New $9.61

Item Description...
Learn how a revival can start in one town and spread like wildfire to an entire country as Jonathan Edwards details the miraculous events of the Great Awakening. This is not just the history of one revival; it is a powerful account of how the Holy Spirit works in people's lives. Discover how you, too, can know the Source of true spiritual healing, witness the life-changing power of the Holy Spirit, and discern His leading.

The information in the above description is considered to be accurate to the best of our knowledge. is an online christian bookstore that carries christian DVDs, homeschooling curriculum, Bibles & electronic Bibles, biblical movies, christian games and toys for children and much, much, more! Please call us if you have any questions about our christian, Bible, family or other products.


Item Specifications...

Pages   156
Est. Packaging Dimensions:   Length: 8.4" Width: 5.5" Height: 0.4"
Weight:   0.35 lbs.
Binding  Softcover
Release Date   Nov 1, 2002
Publisher   LSI
ISBN  0883682370  
EAN  9780883682371  
UPC  630809682376  

Availability  18 units.
Availability accurate as of Mar 22, 2018 01:30.
Usually ships within one to two business days from New Kensington, PA.
Orders shipping to an address other than a confirmed Credit Card / Paypal Billing address may incur and additional processing delay.

Product Categories
1Books > Subjects > History > Americas > United States > State & Local - By State > Massachusetts   [387  similar products]
2Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Authors, A-Z > ( E ) > Edwards, Jonathan   [98  similar products]
3Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Church History > General   [6817  similar products]
4Books > Subjects > Religion & Spirituality > Christianity > Theology > General   [8607  similar products]

Similar Products

Reviews - What do our customers think?
Fascinating, if difficult to relate...  Oct 31, 2006
I have always wanted to read something from Jonathan Edwards besides his famous sermon, "Sinners at the Hands of an Angry God." Rather than jumping into his more substantial theological works, I decided to try "The Surprising Work of God."

This book is a historical and personal account of the Great Awakening in his town and his church in 1734-35. From a historical perspective, it is utterly fascinating to read how Edwards' articulates the things that he and his congregants observed in the lives of so many people in their community.

One thing that is striking is the weight that Edwards places on God's sovereignty, not surprising to those who are well-schooled in his theology. All of the events described in this book place complete control in the hands of God, who chooses those whom He will draw to Himself.

There are several specific stories about people that Edwards knew, including a 4-year-old girl who had a remarkable spiritual transformation. He concludes the book by describing how God removed Himself from the people and the aftermath of that change.

The biggest difficulty in reading this book is that it is so foreign to the 21st-century reader. Even those who appreciate Edwards' theology will surely find his stories to be hard to understand, as the experience of the 18th-century New Englander is so markedly different from today. It is hard to even conceive of some of the events that he describes, which he would surely attribute to the reality that God works in amazing and indescribable ways.

Ultimately, I was not drawn into this book as much as I had hoped. Several of the middle sections were hard to follow and impossible to relate to my own experiences. But I still found the exercise of reading Edwards and more fully understanding the Great Awakening to be richly rewarding. For anyone wanting a primer in contemporary church practices, you should look elsewhere. But if you'd like a touchpoint with the writing of Edwards and are interested in this period of incredible spiritual importance in the history of the American church, then this would be a solid resource.

Write your own review about Surprising Work Of God

Add This Product Widget To Your Website

Looking to add this information to your own website? Then use our Product Widget to allow you to display product information in a frame that is 120 pixels wide by 240 pixels high.

    Copy and paste the following HTML into your website and enjoy!

Amazon Instant Videos
Watch The Ten Commandments Now!
Watch The Bible ..In the Beginning Now!
Watch King David Now!
Watch The Greatest Story Ever Told Now!


For New Orders or Customer Service Call 1-850-588-9987 | 909 Santa Rosa Blvd #216 | Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
Customer Service Hours 10:00 am - 12:00 midnight EST - 7 Days a Week
Customer Service Email:
© 2009

BIBLE MOVIES .COM - Christian Videos & Christian Movies from the Bible! - Watch or buy movies about the Bible. Your #1 Site for Biblical Videos, Jesus Movies, Christian Videos and Christian Movies. TAGS - BibleMovies, Bible Movies, Bible movies, Bible Movies, christian videos, christian videos, bible movie, bible movie, bible movie, Jesus, Jesus, Jesus, Jesus videos, Jesus Movies, Jesus dvds, Jesus on dvd, Jesus in the movies, Movies about Joseph, DVDs about the Bible, DVD on the Bible, bible videos, Bible Documentary, Bible Videos, videos about the Bible, Bibledvd, Bible DVDS, Bible DVDS, Old and New Testament Movies, movies about Jesus, Joseph DVD, christian, christian DVDs, christian DVD


Terms Of Use | Privacy Policy