Friday, January 18, 2013

I Am That I Am- Tracing the Footprints of God ~ Book Review

Paperback: 492 pages
Publisher: CrossLink Publishing (October 19, 2012)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1936746107
ISBN-13: 978-1936746101

::My Thoughts::
This book is a wonderful way to learn more about God, his miracles and more.  This is not meant to be a quick read through but rather a book to study, devour, and learn. It is a good reference book and can bring you closer to God as you learn more about His personality.
This would be an excellent addition to add to any library for those wanting to learn more about God Himself. There are commentaries within the pages by bible scholars and the book includes archaeological images of excavation findings of biblical events. For me this was a huge perk to the book. There's nothing like seeing the evidence for yourself. I do wish it would have been in color, but just to see the archaeological findings was amazing.
This book delves into God's various names and titles and brings a light onto some of God's character that you may overlook when reading His Words.
You can definitely tell the author has done extensive research and she words things in an easy to understand manner, not making you feel lost or confused. This book better explains all of the parables as well. I have been using this book along with my bible, but this book can definitely do well as a stand alone.
There are some points mentioned I did not agree with such as God destroying and re-creating the earth after the angels fell, but it didn't take away from my enjoyment of the book. Everyone is entitled to their own beliefs. The rest of the book is incredibly well researched, well written, and a great tool to learn more about God.

::Description from the back of the book::
I AM THAT I AM, Tracing the Footprints of God is a book that you've always wanted to have in your library but could never find. I AM THAT I AM provides a biblically based, theologically sound narration of all eight covenants of God--presents main themes and summaries of over forty-five of Jesus' timeless parables--describes over fifty supernatural miracles that God executed through the hand of Jesus--and traces over fifty divine names and titles reflecting different facets of God's nature, character, and personality. The captivating pages offer commentaries by over seventy-five renowned bible scholars, includes archaeological images of recent excavation findings of biblical events, and historical illustrations and map images showing relevance to contemporary locations--all uniquely woven into one convenient reader-friendly volume.

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Disclaimer: I received this book free from BookCrash in exchange for an unbiased review. All opinions expressed are mine alone.

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