In this six-session video study (guide sold separately), Ortberg is your teacher that will help you and your group experience the intimacy you long for with God-and that he longs to have with you. John Ortberg takes you on a journey that will help you: Experience God's presence in the busy matrix of your lifeHear God speak in ways you understandDiscover God's desire to be with you this moment GOD IS CLOSER THAN YOU THINK Sessions: God's Great Desire for PeopleWhere Is God in My World?Partnering with God Today?Listening to the Voice of GodGod Wants a Relationship with YouHeaven Breaking Through Designed for use with the God Is Closer Than You Think Participant's Guide (sold separately).
John Ortberg is the senior pastor of Menlo Park Presbyterian Church (MPPC) in the San Francisco Bay Area. His bestselling books include Soul Keeping, Who Is This Man?, and If You Want to Walk on Water, You've Got to Get out of the Boat. John teaches around the world at conferences and churches, writes articles for Christianity Today and Leadership Journal, and is on the board of the Dallas Willard Center and Fuller Seminary. He has preached sermons on Abraham Lincoln, The LEGO Movie, and The Gospel According to Les Miserables. John and his wife Nancy enjoy spending time with their three adult children, dog Baxter, and surfing the Pacific. You can follow John on twitter @johnortberg or check out the latest news/blogs on his website at www.johnortberg.com. Stephen and Amanda Sorenson are founders of Sorenson Communications and have co-written many small group curriculum guidebooks, including the entire Faith Lessons series.