Answers to the most-asked questions about Christian faith!The Case for Christianity Answer Book is a great book for both newer and seasoned Christians alike. Strobel, a former atheist, uses his investigative journalism skills to dig deep into the Bible to provide compelling and concise answers about Christianity.
The Case for Christianity Answer Book Answer Book Series #ad - In this answer book, bestselling author lee strobel offers biblically based answers to questions such as:Did God use evolution when He created the world?If God is loving, why is there so much suffering?Do the resurrection accounts in the four Gospels contradict each other?Can you have doubts and still be a Christian? .
Glorious Intruder: God's Presence in Life's ChaosMultnomah #ad - Glorious Intruder: God's Presence in Life's Chaos #ad - Learn how his constant presence can bring peace, perspective, and healing into the puzzling and chaotic circumstances of your life. Discover peace, Perspective, and Healing. From a human perspective, God often appears to be an intruder. You can count on it - He is intimately involved with the tiniest details of your existence.
. He presumes, invades, and infringes upon our lives. At times, god encroaches with gentle, with sudden, subtle reminders - at others, devestating judgement. God is not tucked away in some far corner of the universe, unfeeling, uncaring, unthinking. Uninvolved.
C. S. Lewis' Little Book of Wisdom: Meditations on Faith, Life, Love, and LiteratureHampton Roads Publishing #ad - Lewis’ little book of wisdom:“if god had granted all the silly prayers i’ve made in my life, where should I be now?”“Surely arrested development consists not in refusing to lose old things, but in failing to add new things…”“Do not dare not to dare. We are mirrors whose brightness is wholly derived from the sun that shines upon us.
I didn’t go to religion to make me happy. If you want a religion to make you feel really comfortable, I certainly don’t recommend Christianity. ”. And, most importantly, it will provide an entry point for those unfamiliar with Lewis that will make them want to explore his fiction and nonfiction works.
C. S. Lewis' Little Book of Wisdom: Meditations on Faith, Life, Love, and Literature #ad - Selections from C. S. Novelist, lay theologian, poet, and best-selling author of the 'Narnia' series, critic, C. Lewis’ works have become timeless classics for adults and children around the world. Here in one concise volume is the essence of his thought on subjects ranging from love and faith to ethics and morality and myth and literature that will throw open the windows of the soul and provide readers with bite-sized nuggets of wisdom and inspiration from one of the best-loved writers of the 20th century.
This lovely little gift book will provide sustenance, wisdom, and hope for both believers and seekers. S. I always knew a bottle of Port would do that.
The Prophecy Answer Book Answer Book SeriesThomas Nelson #ad - Jeremiah decodes and clarifies prophecy for the average person. For anyone curious about prophecy and the signs of the end times, this book links the pieces of the prophecy puzzle in plain, simple language. There are 1, have any prophecies been fulfilled? do they really explain the future? Can we really know what will happen at the end of time? In succinct and clear answers to most frequently asked questions, 000 prophecies in the Bible so it’s natural to wonder, Dr.
The Prophecy Answer Book Answer Book Series #ad - He explains in simple lay terms what could otherwise be mysterious and even frightening, allowing readers to gain a balanced and assuring perspective of the significance of prophetic events to their personal lives as believers in Christ. He also helps readers understand how prophecy is directly related to world events today.
Parables: The Mysteries of God's Kingdom Revealed Through the Stories Jesus ToldThomas Nelson #ad - In parables he helps christians understand the essential lessons contained in the most famous and influential short stories the world has ever known. Understanding the parables is a crucial matter for followers of Jesus. Jesus told parables so His people might comprehend His message about the kingdom of God clearly.
Parables: The Mysteries of God's Kingdom Revealed Through the Stories Jesus Told #ad - Master expositor and bible commentator John MacArthur has spent a lifetime explaining the Word of God in clear and comprehensible terms. Pastor-teacher john macarthur helps readers understand Jesus’ parables and how they relate to the whole of His message. Jesus was a master storyteller, and the parables He told were ingeniously simple word pictures with profound spiritual lessons.
What's in the Bible: A One-Volume Guidebook to God's WordThomas Nelson #ad - What's in the Bible: A One-Volume Guidebook to God's Word #ad - Theologian R. C. Sproul and best-selling author robert wolgemuth have collaborated to highlight the essence of God's voice, activity, and purpose throughout the Old and New Testaments in an understandable and thoroughly readable form. Written from the perspective of a theologian and a layman, What's in the Bible is a road map that will help you better comprehend the whole of Scripture.
Explore the most monumental story ever recorded, a story filled with intrigue, drama, and real-life accounts of God at work in the universe.
Praying the Promises: Anchor Your Life to Unshakable HopeThomas Nelson #ad - Through 30 key scripture verses, and prayers, a look into the lives of biblical people of faith, reflections, you will see a clearer picture of the promises of God and how He is the rock you can build your life upon. Whether you are a lifelong believer or if faith is a brand-new adventure, Praying the Promises offers you access to the God who has kept His promises since the beginning of time and will continue to do so for eternity.
A great gift for all ages. . Find security and hope in a broken world through the unshakable promises of God. Join bestselling author and beloved pastor Max Lucado as he leads you through 30 life-changing promises from God in Praying the Promises. You’ll experience a more intimate and effective prayer life and a deeper faith in the God who keeps every promise.
Praying the Promises: Anchor Your Life to Unshakable Hope #ad - God makes his character clear throughout the Bible: He is a God who saves us, who sends His Comforter, who is faithful, and who has a good and holy purpose for our lives. In short, He keeps His promises. But what does that look like in a broken world? surrounded by confusion, darkness, and pain, violence, where do we see the promises of God at work in our everyday lives?Max Lucado invites you into a deeper understanding of the peace and security God offers His people in Praying the Promises, a beautiful book that tells stories of God’s faithfulness and offers tangible ways to implement faith into your own prayer life.
Meet the Bible: A Panorama of God's Word in 366 Daily Readings and ReflectionsZondervan #ad - Culturally relevant commentary from quinn and yancey sheds light on each day’s passage, examining the twists and turns of the Bible’s many narratives, the good characters and the bad, the high points and the low points, as well as the eternal thoughts and descriptions of God and his Son. Each day's reading includes scripture, and questions for contemplation -- all designed to offer insight into how the passage fits into the overall story of the Bible, contemporary commentary, and how it can speak to your life today.
The story of the bible starts with the simple statement, "In the beginning, God created. If you've never read the bible, or would just like to read the Bible in a fresh new way, or hardly know the Bible, Meet the Bible offers an inspiring mix of timeless wisdom and contemporary insight that will cause faith to ignite within you.
. Award-winning writer philip Yancey and author Brenda Quinn are your guides on this one-year reading tour of the Bible. By the time you've finished the year's worth of reading, you'll have gained a panoramic view of the whole Bible and a firm understanding of its ideas and teachings. Reflections every five days provide life application for the week’s Scripture readings.
Meet the Bible: A Panorama of God's Word in 366 Daily Readings and Reflections #ad - . Here are stories to remember, images of real people and circumstances closer to your own life than you've ever imagined. Meet the bible introduces you to the full, the times, epic sweep of the Bible -- the characters, the places, the stories, and the meanings of this Book of books -- and shows you that even the most obscure passage can hold relevance for your life once you understand what to look for.
The Untold Story of the New Testament Church: An Extraordinary Guide to Understanding the New TestamentDestiny Image #ad - The book you hold in your hands reconstructs the other end so that you can understand virtually every word. The untold story of the new testament Church" is a unique Bible handbook that weaves Acts and the Epistles together chronologically. Creating one fluid story. Be ushered into the living, breathing atmosphere of the first century and uncover the hidden riches found in God's Word.
Discover what Paul's "thorn in the flesh" really was. Watch the chaotic swirl of first-century people and events fall into place before your very eyes. It includes dates, the cities, and background information about the people, maps, and the events of the first-century church using a "you-are-there" approach.
The Untold Story of the New Testament Church: An Extraordinary Guide to Understanding the New Testament #ad - Get up-close and personal with apostles Paul, Peter, James and John and learn of their personal struggles. A masterpiece in narrative ecclesiologywatch the New Testament come alive! Understand God's Word like never before!The New Testament is often hard to understand. A major reason is because it is not arranged in chronological order.
Paul's letters, for example, are arranged by size rather than chronologically. Learn what happened to all the apostles after the book of Acts was finished. Understand the circumstances behind each inspired letter they penned.
Ten Women of the Bible: One by One They Changed the WorldThomas Nelson #ad - He is the one who hovers over all the pages of the Bible, rescuing hearts, raising what was dead to life, shaping lives, healing sicknesses, and assigning high callings to those who choose to follow him and have faith in him. In this 10-session workbook, abigail, esther, mary magdalene, Max Lucado tells some of his favorite accounts of these ten women—Sarah, the Samaritan Woman, and others—and describes what set them all apart.
Each session includes50 in-depth bible studies to help you navigate the stories in scripturedaily points to remember to help you summarize the key pointsDaily prayers to help you focus your thoughts and move into your quiet timeWeekly memory verses to help you hide God's word in your heartAdditional notes to help you lead a group through the studyTen Women of the Bible is ideal for both individual use and for study in a small-group setting.
Ten Women of the Bible: One by One They Changed the World #ad - Yet even more, these women show us there is a God who sees us where we are and loves us for who we are. We don’t even know all their names. Some are known only by the place where they lived. Their culture often overlooked or discounted the contributions of women, yet the writers of Scripture found these women and the role they played remarkable to the telling of God's story.
As we study the lives of the women in the Bible, we find important truths that God wants us to grasp. They lived in a different world than our own, but we find ourselves facing the same issues they faced. Some would become queens, while others would live on the fringes of society.
Seeing the Unseen, Expanded Edition: A 90-Day Devotional to Set Your Mind on EternityMultnomah #ad - Let the hope of eternity Shape Your Life TodayScripture tells us to fix our eyes on the unseen. But how exactly can we do that amid the immediate demands of life? In this expanded edition of his devotional Seeing the Unseen, Randy Alcorn provides 90 inspirational readings that will help you view today through the lens of the eternal.
As we better grasp the realities of the spiritual realm, happiness, we gain a clearer perspective on our present life, including things like suffering, generosity, and peace. This transformative devotional equips you to live with a right view of eternity—one that will shape not just what you believe, but how you navigate the challenges and opportunities of each day.
Seeing the Unseen, Expanded Edition: A 90-Day Devotional to Set Your Mind on Eternity #ad - Rather than focus on what will fade, we’re encouraged to lock our gaze on things of eternal value.