Reason for the Hope WithinEerdmans #ad - Cover William C. Davison daniel howard-snyder Frances Howard-Snyder Trenton Merricks Caleb Miller Michael J. Christopher Stewart . Fourteen of america's rising christian philosophers cover many of the traditional themes of Christian apologetics as well as topics of special relevance to today's world:the problem of evilthe possibility of miraclesthe existence of heaven and hellEastern religionsReligion and scienceChristianity and ethicsReason for the Hope Within provides readers with the most up-to-date resources for thinking about and defending the Christian faith.
Unfortunately, most of this excellent work has not reached general readers. Reason for the hope within was produced specifically to make available the best of contemporary Christian philosophy in a clear, accessible—and highly relevant—manner. During the last two decades there has been a renaissance in the field of Christian philosophy.
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Love Your God with All Your Mind: The Role of Reason in the Life of the SoulNavPress #ad - Author J. We know that faith means “being sure of what we hope for and certain of what we do not see” Hebrews 11:1, NIV. Love your god with all your mind explains the importance of using your mind not only to win others to Christ but also to experience personal spiritual growth. Moreland challenges you to use logic and reason to further God’s kingdom through evangelism, worship, apologetics, and vocation.
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In Defense of the Bible: A Comprehensive Apologetic for the Authority of ScriptureB&H Academic #ad - Bock, etc. Addressing and responding to all of the major contemporary challenges to the divine inspiration and authority of Scripture. The book begins by looking at philosophical and methodological challenges to the Bible—questions about whether or not it is logically possible for God to communicate verbally with human beings; what it means to say the Bible is true in response to postmodern concerns about the nature of truth; defending the clarity of Scripture against historical skepticism and relativism.
Contributors also explore textual and historical challenges—charges made by Muslims, Mormons, and skeptics that the Bible has been corrupted beyond repair; questions about the authorship of certain biblical books; allegations that the Bible borrows from pagan myths; the historical reliability of the Old and New Testaments.
In Defense of the Bible: A Comprehensive Apologetic for the Authority of Scripture #ad - Final chapters take on ethical, scientific, and theological challenges— demonstrating the Bible's moral integrity regarding the topics of slavery and sexism; harmonizing exegetical and theological conclusions with the findings of science; addressing accusations that the Christian canon is the result of political and theological manipulation; ultimately defending the Bible as not simply historically reliable and consistent, but in fact the Word of God.
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Embassy for the Christians, The Resurrection of the Dead Ancient Christian Writers, 23Paulist Press #ad - Embassy for the Christians, The Resurrection of the Dead Ancient Christian Writers, 23 #ad - Used book in Good Condition. These treatises date from the last third of the second century. Athenagoras of athens belonged to that select group of Christian laymen known as the Apologists, who supported the successors of the Apostles in the ministry of the faith by defending that faith and pleading for a just hearing before the pagan majority and pagan overlords.
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Getting the Message: A Plan for Interpreting and Applying the BibleP & R Publishing #ad - Used book in Good Condition. For all those who fear that the Bible is a mysterious labyrinth through which they cannot find their way, Doriani provides wonderful guidance. Written with craft and wit, this highly readable book combines great biblical insight with marvelous practical wisom.
To the Golden Shore: The Life of Adoniram JudsonJudson Pr #ad - On february 12, 1812, ann and adoniram judson sailed from Salem aboard the brig Caravan as two of the first missionaries to go out from North America. Watching the shoreline disappear from view, they could not have foreseen the impact of their journey on the future of the Christian world mission or on the thousands of men and women who would follow in their footsteps.
After a short stay in india, they carried the Good News of Jesus Christ to the golden shore of Burma. This special edition recognized the 175th anniversary of the Judsons sailing on their historic voyage and celebrates the early years of Baptist mission overseas. Judson Pr. For adoniram judson the golden shore brought bitter hardships, imprisonment, and family tragedy.
To the Golden Shore: The Life of Adoniram Judson #ad - Photographs and reproductions of Burmese woodcuts are used in telling Judson’s story. Used book in Good Condition. Yet, he never wavered in his commitment to win people to faith in Christ and to translate the Bible into the Burmese language. Drawing on letters and church records, courtney Anderson paints a poignant portrait of Judson’s early life in dealing with the conflict between his desire for material success and the inner call to serve God.
Tell the Truth: The Whole Gospel Wholly by Grace Communicated Truthfully LovinglyIVP Books #ad - Evangelical Gospel. Picture a gigantic cruise ship filled with happy people. Theological discernment between truth and error is increasingly elusive. As useful as it is passionate, wholly by grace, Tell the Truth will refocus and re-energize a whole new generation to communicate the whole gospel, truthfully and lovingly.
We need to be recalibrated not to the changing times but to the changeless gospel. Ivp books. All these are important, yet the structure of the ship remains compromised by years of neglect. In this thoroughly revised fourth edition of the now classic Tell the Truth, Will Metzger reinstates the truth framework necessary for the survival of evangelicalism.
Tell the Truth: The Whole Gospel Wholly by Grace Communicated Truthfully Lovingly #ad - Biblical illiteracy among evangelicals is on the rise. Well-meaning leaders are attempting to plug these holes with new methods, technology, social activism and cultural savvy. Judson Pr. In the midst of their fun and excitement, passengers have not noticed holes in the ship's side under the water line. It's the S.
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The Great Evangelical Recession: 6 Factors That Will Crash the American Church...and How to PrepareBaker Books #ad - Judson Pr. Our donations are drying up. Political fervor is dividing us. Ivp books. Even as these crises eat at the church internally, our once friendly host culture is quickly turning hostile and antagonistic. Used book in Good Condition. This book is a heartfelt plea and call to the American church combining quality research, genuine hope, and practical application with the purpose of igniting the church toward a better future.
Young Christians are fleeing. Today the american church is in a similar position, on the precipice of a great spiritual recession. While we focus on a few large churches and dynamic leaders that are successful, the church's overall membership is shrinking. In 2006, few americans were expecting the economy to collapse.
The Great Evangelical Recession: 6 Factors That Will Crash the American Church...and How to Prepare #ad - How can we avoid a devastating collapse?in the great evangelical Recession, award-winning journalist and pastor John Dickerson identifies six factors that are radically eroding the American church and offers biblical solutions to prepare evangelicals for spiritual success, even in the face of alarming trends.
Ethics and Moral Reasoning: A Student's Guide Reclaiming the Christian Intellectual TraditionCrossway #ad - Ethics and Moral Reasoning: A Student's Guide Reclaiming the Christian Intellectual Tradition #ad - Drawing on insights from key historical figures and modern Christian ethicists such as Stanley Hauerwas and N. Judson Pr. Ivp books. T. Ben mitchell helps us thoughtfully engage our morally confused world in this introduction to ethics from a distinctly Christian perspective. Used book in Good Condition. Wright, this book will help you embrace a holistic approach to moral reasoning that is founded on Scripture and informed by history.
. From drone warfare to gay marriage, the modern world is full of ethical conundrums stemming from a plethora of amazing technological advances and dramatic cultural shifts. Challenging the relativism so rampant in our society today, C.