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Add This - Radical

Written by David PlattAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by David Platt

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
  • Publisher: Multnomah Books
  • On Sale: May 4, 2010
  • Price: $14.99
  • ISBN: 978-1-60142-221-7 (1-60142-221-0)
Also available as an eBook.
about this book

It is easy for American Christians to forget how Jesus said his followers would actually live, what their new lifestyle would actually look like. They would, he said, leave behind security, money, convenience, even family for him. They would abandon everything for the gospel. They would take up their crosses daily...

In Radical, David Platt challenges readers to consider with an open heart how we have manipulated the gospel to fit our cultural preferences. He shows what Jesus actually said about being his disciple--then invites readers to believe and obey what has been heard. And he tells the dramatic story of what is happening as a "successful" suburban church decides to get serious about the gospel according to Jesus.

Finally, he urges you to join in The Radical Experiment --a one-year journey in authentic discipleship that will transform how one would live in a world that desperately needs the Good News Jesus came to bring.