The Naked Gospel by Andrew Farley
Truth You May Never Hear in Church

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I found myself lying on the floor of my apartment, sobbing for hours on end: “God, I’m doing everything I’m supposed to do, and I still don’t feel closer to you. In fact, I feel worse than ever! How could this have gone wrong? I can’t see any way out. Help me.” As a university student, Andrew Farley found himself physically and emotionally addicted to street evangelism and Bible study. Yet despite his fervid behavior, he knew something was missing. That something was an understanding of the gospel that is stripped of the compromises and clichés of the modern church. The Naked Gospel finds friends among those who are burned out on experience-chasing, ceremonialism, or legalism. It attacks churchy jargon and powerless ideas and puts forth a message that is simple but life-changing. With a fresh take on Scripture and unapologetic style, The Naked Gospel will challenge you and stir you to re-examine everything you thought you already knew.

 

About Andrew Farley

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Andrew Farley is senior pastor of Ecclesia, an evangelical church that has resided on the high plains of west Texas for more than 55 years, and a bestselling author of several books. He serves as a faculty adviser for InterVarsity Christian Fellowship and frequently speaks at churches and university groups around the United States and in Canada. Andrew is also a professor of Applied Linguistics at Texas Tech University in west Texas where he lives with his wife Katharine and their son Gavin.
 
Published August 25, 2009 by Zondervan. 241 pages
Genres: Religion & Spirituality, Education & Reference. Non-fiction

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And additionally enlightening is the focus on New Covenant living.

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The book opens with an enthusiastic, encouraging dedication to the author's son and lists a quote referencing Arthur Bury’s book also called The Naked Gospel.

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Additional Resources The Naked Gospel Website Andrew Farley on Twitter Naked Gospel Free Preview Review copy of this book was provided free of charge by the author and has been donated to the library of Westwood Baptist Church.

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