A W Tozer

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Pearls from Tozer's "The Pursuit of God", a classic in American Evangelical Theological literature. The plan is to go through all his literature and to collect the most important thoughts of this spiritual giant, Tozer.

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A W Tozer

  1. 1. A W Tozer 1897 - 1963 <ul><li>Prayer was of vital personal importance </li></ul><ul><li>for Tozer. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;His preaching as well as his writings </li></ul><ul><li>were but extensions of his prayer life &quot;, </li></ul><ul><li>comments his biographer, James L. Snyder in the book, In Pursuit of God: The Life Of A.W. Tozer. </li></ul><ul><li>( Wikipedia ) </li></ul>1959
  2. 2. <ul><li>At least two of Tozer's books are </li></ul><ul><li>considered spiritual classics: </li></ul><ul><li>The Pursuit of God and The Knowledge of the Holy —a tremendous accomplishment for a man who never received a formal theological education. </li></ul><ul><li>The presence of God was his classroom . </li></ul><ul><li>His notebooks and tools consisted of prayer and the writings of early Christians and theologians </li></ul><ul><li>—the Puritans and great men of faith. </li></ul><ul><li>(Source: Life Principles ) </li></ul>
  3. 3. A W Tozer 1897 - 1963 <ul><li>God wills that we should </li></ul><ul><li>push on into His Presence </li></ul><ul><li>and live our whole life there. </li></ul><ul><li>This is to be known to us </li></ul><ul><li>in conscious experience. </li></ul><ul><li>It is more than a doctrine to be held, </li></ul><ul><li>it is a life to be enjoyed </li></ul><ul><li>every moment of every day. </li></ul><ul><li>Pursuit of God: Removing the Veil. </li></ul>1959
  4. 4. A W Tozer 1897 - 1963 <ul><li>God is so vastly wonderful, </li></ul><ul><li>so utterly and completely delightful </li></ul><ul><li>that He can, </li></ul><ul><li>without anything other than Himself, </li></ul><ul><li>meet and overflow the deepest demands </li></ul><ul><li>of our total nature </li></ul><ul><li>Pursuit of God: Removing the Veil. </li></ul>1959
  5. 5. A W Tozer 1897 - 1963 <ul><li>God is so vastly wonderful, </li></ul><ul><li>so utterly and completely delightful </li></ul><ul><li>that He can, </li></ul><ul><li>without anything other than Himself, </li></ul><ul><li>meet and overflow the deepest demands </li></ul><ul><li>of our total nature </li></ul><ul><li>Pursuit of God: Removing the Veil. </li></ul>1959

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