By James G. Crossley
By Grampa Ed
THE writer LIVES IN WOODSTOCK ILLINOIS AND is simply TURNING 80 (NOV. tenth) AND HAS WRITTEN 5 different BOOKS referring to THE BIBLE, SO people who HAVE a troublesome TIME realizing what's WRITTEN, could be capable of comprehend. MR. FRAASE IS A WIDOW AND HAS 3 little ones and 6 GRANDCHILDREN. HE HAS TAUGHT THE BIBLE FOR it slow either AS A SUNDAY college instructor FOR ADULTS AND for kids and likewise A SMALL team BIBLE STUDY.
By Daniel I. Block
Respected previous testomony pupil Daniel Block examines worship within the Bible, providing a complete biblical starting place and illuminating outdated testomony worship practices and rules. He develops a theology of worship that's in keeping with the lessons of Scripture and is appropriate for the church this day. He additionally introduces readers to quite a lot of concerns concerning worship. The publication, illustrated with diagrams, charts, and photographs, will gain professors and scholars in worship and Bible classes, pastors, and church leaders.
By Don Thorsen,Keith H. Reeves
This booklet not just offers an advent to the translation of the Bible but in addition to the historical past and theological realizing in the back of it, equipping scholars to imagine significantly approximately their very own tradition's method of Scripture. it's ideal as a supplemental textbook in either introductory religious study and theology classes, however it may also be of curiosity to grownup schooling classes.
By J. Harold Ellens
"Ellens has given us a ebook filled with divine notion. i will be able to basically view it as a brand new construction led to through the paintings of the Holy Spirit at a profoundly an important time! it's going to set humans of religion unfastened, in addition to deliver to religion many others who've felt it incongruous to procedure a really current God with an historic approach. studying it's been a truly enjoyable and non secular adventure. Ellens is to be thanked and congratulated in this outstanding paintings, with a view to definitely gentle the fires of clever discussion."
Graduate of the Sydney university of Divinity, Sydney, Australia
"J. Harold Ellens is the coed to reflect on questions difficult Christians: Did Christianity devolve from its Jewish origins to the Greek-oriented Councils [no Jews have been current] that begun in Nicea (325)? If the Holy Spirit used to be guiding the selections of the Greeks then why was once Arius (256-336) venerated after which dishonored? used to be Sir Isaac Newton right to say that Christianity misplaced its method within the fourth century? Is the Apostles' Creed pastorally healing? Did Creeds change Bible? Are we in truth drawn to the reality approximately our Bible, Creeds, and Church? beautifully conceived and written; hugely recommended."
--J. H. Charlesworth
George L. Collord Professor of latest testomony Language and Literature
Princeton Theological Seminary
"A retired naval officer, J. Harold Ellens is familiar with all approximately being in turbulent seas and the chance of sinking lower than the outside. No ask yourself, then, that he has written an account of his own non secular quest for stable flooring, and that this quest has resulted in a profound appreciation for the quiet, unobtrusive proof of God's benevolent windfall. His professional reflections at the Apostle's Creed and the Bible demonstrate a masterful theologian at paintings, yet his own tales and anecdotes make those reflections obtainable to readers who're themselves suffering to discover strong floor or to discover a great way to percentage their discovery with others. a really plausible account of 1 man's look for a reliable faith."
Professor of Pastoral Psychology, Emeritus
Princeton Theological Seminary
J. Harold Ellens is a retired college professor, Presbyterian theologian, and pastor. He has served as a usa military chaplain (colonel) and has labored as a scientific psychotherapist. he's the administrative Director Emeritus of the Christian organization for mental reviews, and the Founding Editor and Editor-in-Chief emeritus of the magazine of Psychology and Christianity. His a number of books contain Miracles (2008) and The therapeutic energy of Spirituality (2010). for additional info, you'll stopover at Dr. Ellens' web site at www.JHaroldEllens.com.
By Marty E. Stevens
“In her previous paintings, Marty Stevens proved to be a competent interpreter of biblical scholarship for the existence and ministries of the church. right here she addresses the state of the art factor of management and directs our recognition to the $64000 roles of management within the lifetime of historic Israel . . . either clergy and lay leaders within the church might be enriched and empowered via the biblical grounding Stevens deals to the demanding situations leaders face in each age.”
—Bruce C. Birch, Professor Emeritus of Biblical Theology, Wesley Theological Seminary
“Stevens distills an enormous quantity of fabric and makes it available to starting scholars in a manner that's enticing and edifying. Her research of management roles indicates how different the workout of authority was once in historic Israel.”
—William P. Brown, William Marcellus McPheeters Professor of previous testomony, Columbia Theological Seminary
Marty E. Stevens holds a PhD in religious study. She is affiliate Professor within the Arthur L. Larson place of Stewardship and Parish Ministry, leader monetary Officer, and Registrar at Lutheran Theological Seminary in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. She is the writer of Temples, Tithes, and Taxes (2006) and Theological issues of the previous testomony: production, Covenant, Cultus, and personality (Cascade Books, 2010).
By Adam Hamilton
Retrace the lifetime of Moses from his modest delivery and rescue as a child to the courts of Pharaoh, from herding flocks in Midian to best his humans out of Egypt.
Join Adam Hamilton as he travels from Egypt to Mt. Sinai, the Nile, the pink Sea and the desert exploring the websites of Moses' existence. utilizing ancient details, archaeological information, and biblical textual content, Hamilton publications us within the footsteps of this reluctant prophet who grew in his courting with God and by means of the top of existence had effectively fulfilled the position he used to be given.
Turn your personal reluctance into boldness as you research the numerous demanding situations dealing with Moses and the way God formed his personality and existence in strong ways.
Additional elements for a six-week research comprise a entire chief advisor and a DVD that includes writer and pastor Adam Hamilton. For a church-wide learn, early life and youngsters assets also are available.
By Charles White
By Edwin D. Freed,Jane F. Roberts
By Rachel Held Evans,Larry Richards
Mark advised it love it was once so that you may possibly see Jesus as he's. every one Gospel, or biography of Jesus, is exclusive. The daring publication of Mark used to be written to the ruling Romans. This fast paced narrative is the shortest Gospel. most probably penned first, Mark takes you into the motion and will get to the purpose. Now, with the verse-by-verse insights of The shrewdpermanent advisor to the BibleTM: The publication of Mark you will adventure the unprecedented energy of Jesus and be encouraged to reside with better authenticity and objective.