9780310810186-0310810183-When the Game Is Over, It All Goes Back in the Box Participant's Guide with DVD: Six Sessions on Living Life in the Light of Eternity

When the Game Is Over, It All Goes Back in the Box Participant's Guide with DVD: Six Sessions on Living Life in the Light of Eternity

ISBN-13: 9780310810186
ISBN-10: 0310810183
Edition: Csm Pck Pa
Author: Ortberg, John
Publication date: 2015
Publisher: Zondervan
Format: Paperback 107 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780310810186
ISBN-10: 0310810183
Edition: Csm Pck Pa
Author: Ortberg, John
Publication date: 2015
Publisher: Zondervan
Format: Paperback 107 pages

Summary

Acknowledged authors Ortberg, John wrote When the Game Is Over, It All Goes Back in the Box Participant's Guide with DVD: Six Sessions on Living Life in the Light of Eternity comprising 107 pages back in 2015. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0310810183 and 9780310810186. Since then When the Game Is Over, It All Goes Back in the Box Participant's Guide with DVD: Six Sessions on Living Life in the Light of Eternity textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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Today is the day you choose . . . which game you want to win, which prize you want to collect, which priorities you want to set.

It’s a thrill to win at checkers or Clue or Trivial Pursuit. You sweep aside the other players and you “own” the board. It’s also a thrill to win a promotion at work … the new house you wanted … that sports car you’ve always eyed. But just like the game cards, the tokens, and the timer, those prizes are temporary. When the game is over, they all go back in the box.

Games can cast a powerful spell, says bestselling author John Ortberg. But the wisest player remembers that the game is always going to end. So what can we take with us to the kingdom of God? Only the love we have for Christ, the love we have for each other, and our own souls. While it’s not bad to be good at chess or Risk—or the game of life on Earth—we can’t allow it to get in the way of what really matters.

Using his humor and his genius for storytelling, Ortberg helps you focus on the real rules of the game and how to set your priorities. When the Game Is Over, It All Goes Back in the Box Participant’s Guide helps explain how, left to our own devices, we tend to seek out worldly things, mistakenly thinking they will bring us fulfillment. But everything on Earth belongs to God. Everything we “own” is just on loan. And what pleases God is often 180 degrees from what we may think is important.

In the six sessions you will learn how to:

  • Live passionately and boldly
  • Learn how to be active players in the game that pleases God
  • Find your true mission and offer your best
  • Fill each square on the board with what matters most
  • Seek the richness of being instead of the richness of having

You can’t beat the house, notes Ortberg. We’re playing our game of life on a giant board called a calendar. Time will always run out, so it’s a good thing to live a life that delights your Creator. When everything goes back in the box, you’ll have made what is temporary a servant to what is eternal, and you’ll leave this life knowing you’ve achieved the only victory that matters.

Sessions include:

  1. When the Game Is Over It All Goes Back in the Box (20:00)
  2. Keeping Score Where It Really Counts (20:00)
  3. Resign as Master of the Board (20:30)
  4. Calling or Comfort? Choose Your Move Wisely (19:00)
  5. Playing the Game with Greatness and Grace (16:30)
  6. The Kingdom Has One More Move (13:00)

This pack contains one participant's guide and one DVD.

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