This exciting survey highlights the key elements of the literature, moral principles, and wisdom of the biblical text with an eye on the practical application of its timeless truths, archaeology, history, and theological insights so desperately needed in today’s world. Ideally suited for undergraduate students, maps, and practical applications of biblical truths• study questions and recommended further reading ecpa gold Medallion award winners Hindson and Towns draw from a lifetime of teaching more than 100, how we got our Bible, author, date, this volume features:• More than 200 full-color photographs, and illustrations• Introductions to each book of the Bible, charts, outline, and message• Introductory chapters on the themes of the Bible, including background, beneficial insights, and the people and places of the Bible• Sidebars on the unique features, and pastors, laymen, 000 students.
Courageous Faith: Life Lessons from Old Testament HeroesAMG Publishers - Obstacles* battles* weakness* Fears*Learn to face life's greatest challenges with courageous faith in the power of God. Faith is the key that unlocks the power of God in our lives. It enables us to live by His promises and experience His blessings in our personal lives. Relive the greatest moments of faith and triumph in the lives of the men of God who dared to believe His promises in their lives.
This practical and powerful study is based on the lives of the hebrew heroes who dared to believe that god keeps his promisesabraham the journey of faith samson making them your strengthsjacob hanging tough in the tough times boaz especially those who are differentjoseph starting over when it all falls apart david confidence in the face of dangermoses overcoming your Past JONATHAN Value of True LoyaltyJOSHUA Conquering The Opposition DANIEL Developing Spiritual DeterminationGIDEON Overcoming Your Fears NEHEMIAH Leaving a Legacy You Can Be proud OfJEPHTHAH Even When it Costs You .
Courageous Faith: Life Lessons from Old Testament Heroes - In courageous faith, ed hindson encourages us to live beyond the normal limits of life and experience the unlimited power of God on a regular basis. Based on the lives of the hebrews heroes of the Old testament, realize our goals, conquer our fears, this exciting book challenges us to overcome our barriers, and start over when we fail.
Holman QuickSource Guide to Christian Apologetics Holman Quicksource GuidesHolman Reference - Did jesus claim to be god? Is He the Only Way?14. The axiological Argument for God’s Existence5. The fulfillment of Prophecy11. Which god Exists?6. Extrabiblical Evidence for Jesus9. How can god allow Evil, Pain, and Suffering? Is the old Testament Reliable?10 What is Apologetics?2. Was jesus raised from Death?13.
Where did the New Testament Come From?7. Is the new Testament Reliable?8. The teleological Argument for God’s Existence4. In today’s pluralistic society, not every approach to sharing the gospel will work with all people. What about Miracles?12. The cosmological Argument for God’s Existence3. Being ready to give reasons for the hope we have in Christ means understanding the contextual framework of the people we are addressing.
Holman QuickSource Guide to Christian Apologetics Holman Quicksource Guides - In the holman quicksource guide to christian Apologetics, Renaissance man Doug Powell defends the Christian faith in a new key; taking timehonored approaches in apologetics and freshly presenting them for a new generation. Chapters include:1.
Christian Ethics: A Case Method Approach 4th Edition New Edition 2nd & Subsequent / 4th Ed. /Orbis Books - The case method approach, effective in disciplines from law, forms the backbone of this classroom-proven work. Several cases have been dropped and the remaining cases have all been updated to keep the book contemporary with real life issues, for productive discussion and fruitful learning. Orbis Books. Marriage, gay marriage, and physician-assisted death.
Designed specifically for undergraduate courses this latest revision includes ten new cases on immigration connection with global poverty, closing hospital emergency rooms, water, homelessness and foreclosures, ethical issues in the workplace, living together v.
Holman Illustrated Bible DictionaryHolman Reference - Holman illustrated bible dictionary, revised and expanded For 25 years the Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary has been the go-to Bible reference resource for lay Bible students, teachers, pastors, academic courses, and libraries. Contemporary bible readers are separated from the original documents by 2, 000 to 3, 500 years.
Over 6, 500 articles from aaron to Zuzite are written to equip the reader for greater competence in understanding and interpreting the Scriptures. Bridging this chasm requires linguistic, historical, literary, geographical, and cultural information that the Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary provides.
Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary - Those who have used it have praised its comprehensiveness, conciseness, and clarity. Holman Reference. Orbis Books. This third edition of the Dictionary makes available up-to-date archaeological information that illuminates the biblical text. Each article is structured to begin with a concise definition followed by a thorough development of the topic.
Some 700 full-color photos, academic work, reconstructions, and charts enrich the experience of those who use the Dictionary for personal study, maps, and preparation for teaching and preaching the Bible.
Moral Reasoning: An Intentional Approach to Distinguishing Right from WrongKendall Hunt Publishing - Paperback book. Holman Reference. This book represents a unique contribution to the study of ethics: an introductory textbook that is designed to be very readable while at the same time being deeply philosophical. Orbis Books.
Biblical Authority: The Critical Issue for the Body of ChristB&H Books - Paperback book. Jimmy draper, president of lifeway christian resources, deals with this issue in a loving and peaceful way, examining modern critical thought and historic positions of the church—providing a workable answer to the issues of biblical authority. Holman Reference. Orbis Books. The subject of biblical authority is the most critical and sensitive issue facing the evangelical Christian world today.
It has a rippling effect on every major theological discussion. Biblical authority will strengthen one's faith in the Word of God.
The King Jesus Gospel: The Original Good News RevisitedZondervan - Orbis Books. Paperback book. Holman Reference. The king jesus gospel ends with practical suggestions about evangelism and about building a gospel culture. The book stands on four arguments: that the gospel is defined by the apostles in 1 corinthians 15 as the completion of the Story of Israel in the saving Story of Jesus; that the gospel is found in the Four Gospels; that the gospel was preached by Jesus; and that the sermons in the Book of Acts are the best example of gospeling in the New Testament.
Contemporary evangelicals have built a "salvation culture" but not a "gospel culture. Evangelicals have reduced the gospel to the message of personal salvation. This book makes a plea for us to recover the old gospel as that which is still new and still fresh.
Apologetics at the Cross: An Introduction for Christian WitnessZondervan Academic - Allen provide an introduction to the field, acquainting students and lay learners with the rich history, biblical foundation, and ongoing relevance of apologetics. Unique in its approach, explores various contemporary methods for approaching apologetics, Apologetics at the Cross presents the biblical and historical foundations for apologetics, and gives practical guidance in "how to" chapters that feature many real-life illustrations.
Orbis Books. Holman Reference. In apologetics at the Cross, Joshua D. Chatraw and Mark D. With their respectful approach, which pays special attention to the attitude and posture of the apologist, Chatraw and Allen equip Christians to engage skeptics with the heart as well as the mind. Conversational in tone and balanced in approach, Apologetics at the Cross provides a readable introduction to the field of apologetics.
Apologetics at the Cross: An Introduction for Christian Witness - Paperback book. Amid the pluralism and secularism of Western culture, Christian apologetics has experienced a renewal of interest. Readers will be informed and equipped for engaging a wide range of contemporary challenges with the best in Christian thought.
Lifespan 360: Christian Perspectives on Human DevelopmentKendall Hunt Publishing - Holman Reference. Orbis Books. The content is comprehensive and written in an engaging tone that incorporates anecdotes and examples from a multidimensional and multicontextual perspective. Lifespan 360: a christian perspective on human development edited by Virginia Cashion:Includes 1 consideration of the spiritual domain as a vital part of development; 2 a faith-based perspective on human sexuality; and 3 an effort to identify the differences between developmental theory and fact.
Is student friendly! learning objectives, critical Thinking Questions, Did You Know vignettes, Key Terms, and Think About It scenarios help students understand key concepts and think critically. Is interactive! the text integrates links to videos of interviews with professionals and Web Field Trips for additional online resources.
Lifespan 360: Christian Perspectives on Human Development - Lifespan 360: a christian perspective on human Development examines the human being from conception to death while focusing on the biological, social, cognitive, emotional, and spiritual changes that occur throughout the lifespan. Lifespan 360 is a research-centered core text that draws upon the methods and key principles of several fields in psychology in terms of their application to childhood, adolescence, late adulthood, middle adulthood, emerging adulthood, and death and dying.
Leading with Cultural Intelligence: The Real Secret to SuccessAMACOM - Holman Reference. Paperback book. The key to taking your business global, and doing so effectively, is all about your CQ--or cultural intelligence. Succeeding in today’s global market requires a new set of skills than it did when the pioneers of the twentieth century were making their mark. Having done training and consulting for leaders in more than 100 countries, david livermore, and languages • strategy--plan ahead for unfamiliar cultural settings, has detailed in leading with Cultural Intelligence a four-step model for improving your CQ and maximizing your impact in managing across cultures:• Drive--boost your motivation for and confidence in interacting with other cultures • Knowledge--understand the relevance of differences in religion, and statistics on the ROI of improving your CQ, but remain flexible if actual experience differs from expectations • Action--successfully adapt your behavior to each situationFeaturing fresh research, case studies, values, norms, president and partner at the Cultural Intelligence Center, this new edition of Leading with Cultural Intelligence with help you thrive in any business environment--whether it’s across the world or in your own backyard.
In order to negotiate with vendors in Japan, it is not necessary to immerse yourself in the Asian culture. But don’t let that intimidate you from expanding your business beyond our borders. To explore potential markets in Africa, you don’t need to take a month-long safari across the jungle to learn what their people are like.
Leading with Cultural Intelligence: The Real Secret to Success - Orbis Books.