Book Review : Counter Culture By David Platt

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Book Review of Counter Culture by David Platt Imagine a world where people are living for themselves. People thriving to succeed in their careers, working hard to accumulate wealth, and dealing only with issues that affect them personally. A world where people are completely oblivious as to who created them, what He did for them, and what their true mission in life should be. In Counter Culture, author David Platt, brings to light different problems we face in our world today. He discusses various topics, including marriage and sexual morality, giving each one real life examples of issues humanity experiences every day. But not only does he bring these issues to the readers’ attention, he gives them a biblical view of why these issues are disliked in the eyes of God, and several different steps they can take to help make a difference in our world today. David Platt is deeply devoted to the Word of God and sharing the gospel with all of his readers and anyone who will listen. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, a Master of Divinity, a Master of Theology and a Doctor of Philosophy. He previously served as a Senior Pastor of The Church for eight years and many other positions dedicated to teaching the Word of God. He has written several books: Radical, Radical Together, Follow Me, and his latest—Counter Culture. His purpose in writing Counter Culture is to give readers a deeper look into issues our culture encounters, and an understanding of how they all relate to…
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