Product Description: What Keeps Us from Following Jesus? Most of us have an internal list of all the things that a messiah should be and do. Most of all, we expect him to be like us. So what happens when the one who claims to be the Messiah doesn t meet our expectations? Many of the people in the gospels had a fixed set of beliefs about what the Messiah would be and do...read more
Product Description: Readers of the Bible rarely, if ever, turn to the book of Revelation for comfort or assurance in hard times. In fact, many popular interpretations of Revelation today focus on predicting a terrifying future that leaves many unsettled and disconnected from John's original message to the seven churches, many of whom were suffering persecution under the Roman Empire...read more
9781620326299 | Wipf & Stock Pub, January 13, 2014, cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Readers of the Bible rarely, if ever, turn to the book of Revelation for comfort or assurance in hard times.
Product Description: Most Christians can recite John 3:16: "God so loved the world..." but many doubt that God truly loves them. We all think of caveats for God's love, struggle to pray, or fail to experience God's acceptance. Doubting God's love deprives us of what God freely gives: adoption into God's family...read more