Chapter after chapter Pastor Gonzalez concludes with a prayer to help us focus on what we have just learned and to apply that teaching to our lives in a practical way. His healthy emphasis on practicality takes us on a step-by-step process designed to improve our relationship to God. Dave Holden, International Purpose Driven Training Director, Saddleback Church and the PEACE Plan, Lake Forest, CA Jose is a thoughtful and gracious man whom God has used to reach thousands of people through his leadership and writing. Transformed by the spirit is a biblically solid, comprehensive study of the essentials of Christian discipleship, spiritual growth, and personal transformation. -Dr. Gary Kinnaman, Pastor, Author, Leader of Leaders It is an extraordinary book. Jose Gonzalez, my friend and partner of militias, shows an exceptional knowledge of the Scriptures. He declares in this literary work something that for me is fundamental in the Christian ministry: balance. Alberto Mottesi, a world known Latin evangelist. AMEA JOSE GONZALEZ Q. IS A CONFERENCE SPEAKER AND FOUNDER of Regocijo Ministries, ministry that has coordinated the largest Christian Hispanic events in the state of Arizona. He was a pastor of Centro familiar Cristiano, in Phoenix, AZ for 12 years. He is graduated from the Christian University of California, where he obtained his Mastery in Biblical counseling. He coordinated Regocijo Juvenil (Youthful rejoice), that for a several years brought together thousands of youths from all the churches and denominations. As a homiletic teacher he has prepared many preachers of different denominations. He is a dynamic preacher with a Christ-center message. Jose Gonzalez Q. is married to Sandra Gonzalez and they have two daughters, Claudia and Elizabeth, who love God. They all live in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.