Enjoy a great reading experience when you buy the Kindle edition of this book. There was a problem loading your book clubs. Amazon is one of the biggest direct-to-consumer marketplaces on the planet. I have a metaphor I use as an entrepreneur at challenging times in life. Does this book contain quality or formatting issues? How do I get it? Correct, but incomplete. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on March 19, 2019. Something went wrong. The book draws on the authors' rich experience to provide practical principles for both seasoned and novice meeting leaders. No one can tell you whether God will speak to you or not. Rather, He gives us the wisdom and latitude to make our own choices: "Live for God. Waiting for God’s will of direction is a mess. We participate in other affiliate programs as well. Many of us are listening for the still small voice to tell us what’s next instead of listening to the clear voice in Scripture telling us what’s now. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on June 17, 2017. It also means the point is not lost in a whole lot of needless "noise". Is the Holy Spirit mute? Many of us are listening for the still small voice to tell us what’s next instead of listening to the clear voice in Scripture telling us what’s now. We know that young guys especially need to get up and start taking responsibility for their lives. About the Author. Crazy Busy: A (Mercifully) Short Book about a (Really) Big Problem. Hyper-spiritual approaches to finding God's will don't work. But God doesn’t need to tell us what to do at each fork in the road. This book has a lot of five stars because it is correct. And quit floundering. Review by Matt from thetrueman.org, Reviewed in the United States on July 27, 2017. Reviewed in the United States on July 4, 2017, Reviewed in the United States on November 27, 2016. Easy to read yet deep. In Just Do Something, Kevin DeYoung says that God does not expect us to discern His secret will while waiting to zap us if we choose the wrong door. Previous page of related Sponsored Products. This spirituality book shares a collection of stories gathered from one man’s missionary work in Guatemala showing God’s hand at work in the world. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. And DeYoung encourages them to stop being silly with God like he is some sort of magic 8-ball. It explores how a coach can help others to think through their situation and find their own way forward, one which reflects the reality and constraints of their situation. Just Do Something Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Kevin DeYoung (Author), Adam Verner (Narrator), christianaudio.com (Publisher) & 0 more 4.7 out of 5 stars 247 ratings The conversation stoppers. How many of those Israelites were complaining about how irresponsible it was to be out in the wilderness for so long seemingly getting nowhere with little food and water? Did we miss the impracticality of the application of this book's principle to the people of Israel wandering in the wilderness who had absolutely nothing to go off save a single word that a promise land awaits? They wanted to turn around and go back to Egypt because they felt they fared better there rather than running around in the wild chasing a fantasy as they were! This book is very readable and engaging. To just do something. A great counterbalance to a culture and genre of literature that makes out that greater spirituality is synonymous with Prophecy-as-satnav. “Don’t just do something, sit there” Some things can’t be rushed. I think we over-complicate things in our modern age. This book is a call to put down our Magic 8-Balls and pick up God’s Word. "Collin Hansen, Editorial Director, The Gospel Coalition, "DeYoung explains so well what Oswald Chambers wrote a century ago, 'Trust God and do the next thing.' He serves as a council member at The Gospel Coalition and … : Celebrating Expository Preaching in the African American Tradition, Shelter in God: Your Refuge in Times of Trouble. And the answer is no.” He adds, “Trusting in God’s will of decree is good. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 9, 2016, Lost interest - there are only so many ways you can examine the phrase 'Just Do Something'. “Just Do Something” is a well-crafted, weighty, wise and sometimes witty book designed to help God’s people better understand God’s will. God does have a will for your life, but it is the same as everyone else’s: Seek first the kingdom of God. Discover the answers in The God Place. Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free. Too often, he writes, God's people tinker around with churches, jobs, and relationships, worrying that they haven't found God's perfect will for their lives. And DeYoung encourages them to stop being silly with God like he is some sort of magic 8-ball. Be holy. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Amazon has also established partnerships with Kohl’s and UPS, so many of their locations accept drop-offs of Amazon returns. Don't Just Do Something, Sit There offers anyone who would like to learn how to coach or to develop their existing coaching skills a practical guide to coaching people using a predominantly non-directive approach. Instead of advising me to seek God's wisdoms, most of them were so assured to say that I needed to pray more and all that. The conversation stoppers. Then this book is for you! Reviewed in the United Kingdom on March 19, 2019. 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I found this book so helpful on the sometimes confusing subject of God's will. Reviewed in the United States on March 28, 2018. What’s the story behind all those feasts? So says Kevin DeYoung in this punchy book about making decisions the godly way. Hyper-spiritual approaches to finding God’s will don’t work. Something went wrong. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. We use cookies and similar tools to enhance your shopping experience, to provide our services, understand how customers use our services so we can make improvements, and display ads. How do I get it? Too often, he writes, God’s people tinker around with churches, jobs, and relationships, worrying that they haven’t found God’s perfect will for their lives. 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We know that young guys especially need to get up and start taking responsibility for their lives. .orange-text-color {font-weight:bold; color: #FE971E;}Enjoy features only possible in digital – start reading right away, carry your library with you, adjust the font, create shareable notes and highlights, and more. .orange-text-color {font-weight:bold; color: #FE971E;}Ask Alexa to read your book with Audible integration or text-to-speech. Too often, he writes, God’s people tinker around with churches, jobs, and relationships, worrying that they haven’t found God’s perfect will for their lives. For more details, please see our disclosure policy. He serves as a council member at The Gospel Coalition and blogs on TGC's DeYoung, Restless and Reformed. About the Author. Or—even worse—they do absolutely nothing, stuck in a frustrated state of paralyzed indecision, waiting…waiting…waiting for clear, direct, unmistakable direction. He's just a God upstairs who's left us a book down here. Lastly, the author's writing style is delightful, with humor interjected, and easy to understand. “Just Do Something” is a well-crafted, weighty, wise and sometimes witty book designed to help God’s people better understand God’s will. To just do something. Why won’t God reveal his special will for my life already? No personal responsibility, accountability, and initiative, as the book says. The book is 10 chapters, and 120 pages- the perfect length. The city has no solutions. Think of it more as a quick theological bitch-slap. Misses the dialectic. Amazon need to do something about their delivery driver hiring practices in Derbyshire. Please try your request again later. “Just Do Something” is not an intense scholastic work by any means. I found this book so helpful on the sometimes confusing subject of God's will. Unable to add item to List. He’s already revealed His plan for our lives: to love Him with our whole hearts, to obey His Word, and after that, to do what we like. Just Do Something (Audio Download): Amazon.co.uk: Kevin DeYoung, Adam Verner, christianaudio.com: Audible Audiobooks To just do something. Thankfully, Kevin DeYoung offers that much needed rescue in 'Just Do Something.' Wait. It was very readable and I found myself looking forward to reading it at every possible moment. God’s will of direction is the one that answers those questions we have about jobs and spouses and houses and all the rest.” Here’s the real heart of the matter, according to DeYoung. About the Author. "Mark Dever, Senior Pastor, Capitol Hill Baptist Church, "False understandings of God's will infect so much of popular Christianity. So says Kevin DeYoung in this punchy book about making decisions the godly way. I need Amazon.com to do something about notifications of my packages being delivered when they have not!! God’s will of desire is his will as revealed in Scripture–a will we sometimes obey and at other times disobey. Wisdom is "the way" but where is it? Or, alternatively, staying stagnant, waiting for a clear answer that I know with 100% certainty is from God. .orange-text-color {color: #FE971E;} Discover additional details about the events, people, and places in your book, with Wikipedia integration. With pastoral wisdom and tasteful wit, DeYoung debunks unbiblical ways of understanding God’s will and constructs a simple but biblical alternative: live like Christ. DeYoung writes, "we think He's going to tell us the wonderful plan before it unfolds" (p.24). Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. The church desperately needs a rescue from this confusion. 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