• Store Locator

The Encounter: Sometimes God Has to Intervene

John Perry, John Perry, Stephen Arterburn
The Encounter: Sometimes God Has to Intervene

Add Your Review


The past often holds secrets that are too painful to be revealed, too deep to confess.A wealthy businessman travels to Fairbanks, Alaska, to learn why his mother abandoned him when he was a child, and in the process learns that not everything is as it appears to be. "The Enc... Read More

Special Order Only: Arrives in 4- 5 weeks.

Special order items are items we currently don’t have in stock but are happy to order especially for you directly from a vendor or partner. Please note that this special order item has an anticipated lead time of 4 to 5 weeks.
$15.99

Book
Item # 1348405



The past often holds secrets that are too painful to be revealed, too deep to confess.

A wealthy businessman travels to Fairbanks, Alaska, to learn why his mother abandoned him when he was a child, and in the process learns that not everything is as it appears to be.

"The Encounter, "the unique new book from best-selling author and counselor Stephen Arterburn, is a moving parable involving Jonathan Rush, a wealthy and famous entrepreneur, who is tortured by bitterness toward his mother who abandoned him when he was four. He travels to Alaska to find her but instead meets an enigmatic old woman known only as Mercy. Mercy has the information he needs but is strangely reluctant to talk to him. Somehow Jonathan must find a way to persuade a frightened woman to unlock the secrets of his past.

The book includes an invitation to the readers to verify the facts of their own stories, to accept the reality of their existence, especially the most painful ones, and to live in forgiveness. The end result is a healthy new way to look at life with an ability to share hope with others for the future. Healing is possible but requires truth, acceptance, and forgiveness, including of oneself.

  • Product type: Book
  • Format: Book
  • Release Date: Oct 5, 2011
  • UPC: 9780785231950
  • Height: 0.47
  • Width: 5.54
  • Length: 8.46
  • Volumes/Discs: 1
  • Pages: 167
  • Publish Date: Nov 7, 2011
  • Language: English
  • Audience Age Maximum: 0
  • Audience Age Minimum: 0
  • BISAC: "REL012000"
  • ISBN: 0785231951

Customer Reviews

There are no customer reviews yet. Be the first to write a customer review!

Write a customer review

You're reviewing: The Encounter: Sometimes God Has to Intervene

  •  
    1 star
    2 stars
    3 stars
    4 stars
    5 stars

* Required Fields


…to look after orphans and widows in their distress. James 1:27
Loading... Loading...