By John Ortberg
2016 Christian e-book Award finalist (Nonfiction category)
Very infrequently within the Bible does God command a person to “Stay.” He opens a door, after which he invitations us to stroll via it—into the unknown. and the way we elect to reply will eventually make certain the existence we'll lead and the individual we are going to turn into. actually, to fail to embody the open door is to overlook the paintings God has made for us to do.
In the entire locations to move . . . how can you Know?, bestselling writer John Ortberg opens our eyes to the numerous doorways God areas prior to us each day, teaches us the right way to realize them, and offers us the encouragement to step out in religion and embody the entire notable possibilities that await.
So move ahead—walk via that door. you simply may do anything that lasts for eternity.
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All the Places to Go . . . How Will You Know?: God Has Placed before You an Open Door. What Will You Do? by John Ortberg