Finding Peace - Full - FlippingBook - November 2017

19 ◄ Previous Page Home Chapter Index Next Page ► Chapter 3 Transforming Knowledge As alluded to previously, it is one thing to know about God ; it is another thing entirely to know God. Hence the words of Paul: I count all things to be loss in view of the surpassing value of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. (Philippians 3:8) For I determined to know nothing among you except Jesus Christ , and Him crucified. (1 Corinthians 2:2) Knowing God is everything, and the only way that we can really get to know Him is by spending time alone with Him in the secret place . To support this hugely significant thought, let us consider how my wife would feel if I spent every spare moment attending seminars that teach about her, reading books that focus on her, participating in groups that sing about