A Gospel Primer for Christians by Milton Vincent

A Gospel Primer For Christians
  • Author : Milton Vincent
  • Publisher : Focus Publishing (MN)
  • Release Date : 2008-02
  • Categories : Salvation
  • ISBN : 1885904673

God did not give us His gospel just so we could embrace it and be converted. He offers it to us every day as a gift that keeps on giving us everything we need for life and godliness. Here is a valuable tool to preach the gospel to yourself daily to strengthen your faith and define what you believe and why.

Bioethics by Gilbert Meilaender

  • Author : Gilbert Meilaender
  • Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
  • Release Date : 2013-01-06
  • Categories : Medical
  • ISBN : 9780802867704

Christian vision -- Procreation versus reproduction -- Abortion -- Genetic advance -- Prenatal screening -- Suicide and euthanasia -- Refusing treatment -- Who decides? -- Gifts of the body: organ donation -- Gifts of the body: human experimentation -- Embryos: the smallest of research subjects -- Sickness and health.


  • Author : J. A. White
  • Publisher : WestBow Press
  • Release Date : 2015-09-01
  • Categories : Religion
  • ISBN : 9781490888507

With so many versions of the gospel being marketed to the public, which message is correct? Why do so many professing Christians not know the essential elements of the message that Paul deemed to be the very “power of God for salvation” (Romans 1:16)? The Gospel of Our Grandfathers offers a theologically deep yet understandable overview of the glorious gospel that was “once for all delivered to the saints” (Jude 3). Ideal for small group study, personal devotion, evangelism, or new member instruction, this study explores the gospel in five sections: The Attributes of God The Depravity of Fallen Man The Substitutionary Atonement of Christ Man’s Response—Repentance and Faith Assurance of Salvation The Gospel of Our Grandfathers is a simple work that seeks to bring you face-to-face with the attributes of God, the plight of man, the excellence and sufficiency of Christ, the application of redemption, and the assurance of salvation. Whether you are a seasoned follower of Christ, a new Christian, or a curious skeptic, you will find in this account a clear, biblically saturated presentation of the message that men of old have proclaimed and men of valor are called to proclaim still. “J. A. White ... lists the facts of the gospel of Jesus Christ and shows his reader that, in short, this is your father’s and grandfather’s religion.” —Rick Walston, PhD, President of Columbia Evangelical Seminary “A clear and faithful presentation of the gospel of Jesus Christ, once delivered to the saints! The Gospel of Our Grandfathers will deepen your understanding and encourage your soul.” —Greg Gilbert, author of What Is the Gospel? and pastor of Third Avenue Baptist Church in Louisville, KY. “In The Gospel of Our Grandfathers, John White points the reader’s gaze to the God of the gospel, portraying the various facets of His character and His work for the salvation of sinners through Jesus Christ. Amply supp

The Gospel Primer by Caesar Kalinowski

The Gospel Primer
  • Author : Caesar Kalinowski
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2012-12-01
  • Categories :
  • ISBN : 098308646X

Unfashionable by Tullian Tchividjian

  • Author : Tullian Tchividjian
  • Publisher : Multnomah Pub
  • Release Date : 2012-06
  • Categories : Religion
  • ISBN : 9781601424105

Argues that becoming an influential Christian and a force for good in the world often means being different and doing unfashionable things with regard to money, lifestyle, personal possessions, and relationships.

The Bookends of the Christian Life by Jerry Bridges

The Bookends Of The Christian Life
  • Author : Jerry Bridges
  • Publisher : Crossway
  • Release Date : 2009-03-09
  • Categories : Religion
  • ISBN : 9781433522574

The authors use an extended metaphor to serve up a little book with a big message about two essentials of the Christian life. What do bookends have to do with the Christian life? They are a metaphor that Jerry Bridges has developed over the years, and which he and coauthor Bob Bevington flesh out in this small volume. The two "bookends" explain not only how we as sinners can be made acceptable to a holy God but also we can find the power to change. They are thus essential for the Christian life. In a unique book that should garner the attention of a wide range of readers, the authors use their extended metaphor to help readers answer questions like: How can I overcome persistent guilt? How can I deal with the pressure to measure up? Where can I find the motivation it takes to grow? How can I live the Christian life with both my head and my heart? How can I be sure God loves me? How can I change in an authentic and lasting way? So what are the bookends of the Christian life? Christ's righteousness as it is transferred to dependent believers, and the Holy Spirit's power as it enables their transformation. In continuing their goal to re-center the church at large onto the historic gospel of Jesus Christ, Bridges and Bevington have served up this little book with a big message so that believers and seekers alike can understand these two keys to a genuine Christian life.

Because He Loves Me by Elyse M. Fitzpatrick

Because He Loves Me
  • Author : Elyse M. Fitzpatrick
  • Publisher : Crossway
  • Release Date : 2008-04-24
  • Categories : Religion
  • ISBN : 9781433520532

Simply speaking, love changes people. Christians, then, by definition, should exhibit the greatest transformation of all because, rightly understood and cherished, God's love makes them increasingly more like the One who has lavished his love on them. This truth is meant to tell believers who they are, their purpose and destiny, and how to faithfully persevere in their struggles against all opposition. But sometimes people lose sight of this. Because He Loves Me restores that vision, reminding Christians of their true identity as beloved children of God-adopted by the Father, espoused to the Son, and empowered by the Holy Spirit. Christianity is not a self-improvement program but a transferring of identity and growth, accomplished in history through Christ and in our daily lives through his Spirit. This book explores and celebrates these truths in an unforgettable way. Study questions and invitations for deeper discovery conclude each chapter.

A Primer for Christian Doctrine by Jonathan R. Wilson

A Primer For Christian Doctrine
  • Author : Jonathan R. Wilson
  • Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
  • Release Date : 2005-05-02
  • Categories : Religion
  • ISBN : 0802846564

Penned by a Christian teacher who has led thousands of students through the unfamiliar terrain of systematic theology, A Primer for Christian Doctrine serves as a friendly guide to theology's topics, debates, and terminology. Telling you what you need to know as you begin your study of theology or doctrine, the book is an ideal companion to more comprehensive texts. After a brief introduction defending the continued need for doctrine, Jonathan Wilson clearly and concisely maps out each of the main topics of Christian belief in separate chapters. He also traces the differing emphases of theologians while suggesting reasons for their differences. Whether as a first taste of theology or as a readable summary of its present state, Wilson's Primer for Christian Doctrine will be an invaluable resource for students and small groups pursuing a deeper knowledge of what Christians believe.

What Is the Gospel by Greg Gilbert

What Is The Gospel
  • Author : Greg Gilbert
  • Publisher : Crossway
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Categories : Religion
  • ISBN : 9781433515002

This accessible volume presents a straightforward statement of the gospel. Gilbert guides both Christians and non-Christians to the Bible as we gain a clear understanding of the central message of God's Word. Part of the 9Marks series.

Gospel Fluency by Jeff Vanderstelt

Gospel Fluency
  • Author : Jeff Vanderstelt
  • Publisher : Crossway
  • Release Date : 2017-02-14
  • Categories : Religion
  • ISBN : 9781433546068

flu·en·cy / noun :the ability to speak a language easily and effectively Even if they want to, many Christians find it hard to talk to others about Jesus. Is it possible this difficulty is because we're trying to speak a language we haven't actually spent time practicing? To become fluent in a new language, you must immerse yourself in it until you actually start to think about life through it. Becoming fluent in the gospel happens the same way—after believing it, we have to intentionally rehearse it (to ourselves and to others) and immerse ourselves in its truths. Only then will we start to see how everything in our lives, from the mundane to the magnificent, is transformed by the hope of the gospel.

Doing Things Right in Matters of the Heart by John Ensor

Doing Things Right In Matters Of The Heart
  • Author : John Ensor
  • Publisher : Crossway
  • Release Date : 2007-04-04
  • Categories : Religion
  • ISBN : 9781433519598

There is a radical, biblical alternative to much of what is taught and practiced today regarding relationships. Doing Things Right in Matters of the Heart presents a bold plan for escaping the swift currents of contemporary patterns of hooking up, shacking up, and breaking up. It draws a compelling vision of complementarity between the sexes. It instructs men on what to do and informs women on what to look for in their mutual pursuit of a healthy, tender, long-term relationship.

Am I Really a Christian Foreword by Kirk Cameron by Mike McKinley

Am I Really A Christian   Foreword By Kirk Cameron
  • Author : Mike McKinley
  • Publisher : Crossway
  • Release Date : 2011-06-07
  • Categories : Religion
  • ISBN : 9781433525797

Jesus divided the world into two groups—those who follow him and those who don’t. But what happens when someone thinks he or she is a Christian, but isn’t? With his witty, engaging style, Mike McKinley takes readers on a journey of what it means to be a Christian. He asserts that “manipulative evangelism techniques and a poor understanding of the gospel have resulted in an abundance of professing Christians who have no idea what it means to follow Christ.” Each chapter title begins with “You’re not a Christian [if/when/just because you]...” As he surveys what it means to be Christian, McKinley offers criteria for evaluating one’s standing before God. Readers are guided through a series of challenges to reflect, repent, remember, and report to another person. Am I Really a Christian? ends with chapters on salvation and the local church. This unique book is written for nominal or new Christians and can be used in personal or small-group study.

That You May Know by Jacob Gerber

That You May Know
  • Author : Jacob Gerber
  • Publisher : 19baskets, Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2014-10-02
  • Categories :
  • ISBN : 0692292632

While there are many books written about Christian discipleship, there are not nearly enough books on discipleship that primarily expound the Bible itself. The Apostle John wrote three letters, however, with the main purpose of helping disciples to grow. That You May Know: A Primer on Christian Discipleship is an enriching study that will lead you through John's teaching on following Jesus as a disciple. This book is more than a commentary and more than a topical book on the subject of Christian discipleship. Instead, this is a primer on Christian discipleship written as a careful reading of God's word in 1, 2 & 3 John. It's ideal for your own individual devotional reading or as a helpful resource for your group Bible study. What others are saying about That You May Know: "Whether you are a new believer or a seasoned saint, you will benefit greatly from reading this book. It does exactly what a Bible commentary should do--enlighten, encourage, and enrich--and it does so in a manner that is clear, wise, and practical." --Warren W. Wiersbe, Former Pastor of the Moody Church, Chicago, IL "Pastor Gerber marries thorough exegetical study with a loving pastoral tone in this very helpful primer on discipleship. He carries the reader along with him to a deeper understanding of the word of God, the promises God makes to his children, and what it means to be a disciples of Jesus." --Parker Johnson, Pastor of First Presbyterian Church, Brewton, AL

Finally Free by Heath Lambert

Finally Free
  • Author : Heath Lambert
  • Publisher : Zondervan
  • Release Date : 2013-08-06
  • Categories : Religion
  • ISBN : 9780310499244

If you have struggled personally against the powerful draw of pornography, or if you have ever tried to help someone fighting this battle, you know how hard it is to break free. But real freedom isn’t found by trying harder to change. Nor is it found in a particular method or program. Only Jesus Christ has the power to free people from the enslaving power of pornography. In Finally Free, Dr. Heath Lambert, a leader in the biblical counseling movement, lays out eight gospel-centered strategies for overcoming the deceitful lure of pornography. Each chapter clearly demonstrates how the gospel applies to this particular battle and how Jesus can move readers from a life of struggle to a life of purity. If you or someone you care about is fighting this battle, there is good news: No matter how intense or long-standing the struggle, Jesus Christ can, will, and does set people free from the power of pornography.

Need to Know by Gary Millar

Need To Know
  • Author : Gary Millar
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020
  • Categories :
  • ISBN : 1784984426

An inspiring and practical introduction to living the Christian life.

Christian Beliefs by Wayne A. Grudem

Christian Beliefs
  • Author : Wayne A. Grudem
  • Publisher : Zondervan
  • Release Date : 2009-03-17
  • Categories : Religion
  • ISBN : 9780310322092

Christian Essentials Made Plain and Simple God doesn’t call every Christian to go off to seminary, but there are certain matters of doctrine—that is, the church’s teaching—that every Christian simply must know. Theology is important because what we believe affects how we live. If you’re a relatively new believer in Jesus, or if you’re a more mature Christian looking for a quick brush-up on basics of the faith, Christian Beliefs is for you. This readable guide to twenty basic Christian beliefs is a condensation of Wayne Grudem’s award-winning book on systematic theology, prized by pastors and teachers everywhere. He and his son, Elliot, have boiled down the essentials of Christian theology for the average layperson and made them both clear and applicable to life. You will learn about the Bible, the characteristics of God, what it means that we are created in the image of God, what God has done for us in Christ, the purpose of the church, and much more. Each chapter includes questions for personal review or group discussion. These truly are twenty basic beliefs that every Christian should know. Wayne Grudem is a master teacher with the ability to explain profound truths in simple language. He is a man of deep conviction and theological passion—and those who read this book will be both educated and encouraged in the faith. R. Albert Mohler Jr., President, The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, Kentucky Based on Systematic Theology, this summary will certainly help beginners with Christ to get the hang of their faith. J. I. Packer, Regent College, Vancouver, British Columbia As Wayne Grudem’s Systematic Theology contracts into a compact book, I do not lose my enthusiasm for the truth he loves and the clarity of his words. John Piper, Bethlehem Baptist Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Grace Journal Edition by Charles H. Spurgeon

Grace  Journal Edition
  • Author : Charles H. Spurgeon
  • Publisher : Whitaker House
  • Release Date : 2017-04-04
  • Categories : Religion
  • ISBN : 9781629110837

The good news is that you have inherited thousands of God's promises! Charles Spurgeon discusses many of the provisions God has made for all of His children, including unconditional love, everlasting life, and unshakable faith. As you learn to accept God's free grace instead of trying to earn His favor, you will discover a wonderful security, peace, and richness in your life.

The Jefferson Bible by Thomas Jefferson

The Jefferson Bible
  • Author : Thomas Jefferson
  • Publisher : Wyatt North Publishing, LLC
  • Release Date : 2014-01-05
  • Categories : Body, Mind & Spirit
  • ISBN :

The Jefferson Bible, or The Life and Morals of Jesus of Nazareth as it is formally titled, was a book constructed by Thomas Jefferson in the latter years of his life by cutting and pasting numerous sections from various Bibles as extractions of the doctrine of Jesus. Jefferson's composition excluded sections of the New Testament containing supernatural aspects as well as perceived misinterpretations he believed had been added by the Four Evangelists. In 1895, the Smithsonian Institution under the leadership of librarian Cyrus Adler purchased the original Jefferson Bible from Jefferson's great-granddaughter Carolina Randolph for $400. A conservation effort commencing in 2009, in partnership with the museum's Political History department, allowed for a public unveiling in an exhibit open from November 11, 2011, through May 28, 2012, at the National Museum of American History.

Gospel Meditations for Prayer by

Gospel Meditations For Prayer
  • Author :
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2013-05-12
  • Categories :
  • ISBN : 0985087250

Thirty-One Daily Readings to Help You Be Gospel-Saturated All Day, Every Day

Gospel Treason by Brad Bigney

Gospel Treason
  • Author : Brad Bigney
  • Publisher : P & R Publishing
  • Release Date : 2012-06
  • Categories : Religion
  • ISBN : 1596384026

Why do we find it so hard to change? Is it because modern-day idols trap us to commit treason against the gospel? Brad Bigney shows, using poignant testimonies, how to live joyfully and free.