It can also be used by ministry training programs, Bible colleges, or seminaries as an introductory primer to orient students in preparation for a more in-depth study of theology. In this book, lay people, trusted dallas Seminary professors present a concise systematic theology that distills the essential spiritual truths in a way that makes sense to readers--students, and pastors.
Exploring Christian Theology: The Church, Spiritual Growth, and the End Times #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Here are introductions, overviews, and reviews of key tenets of orthodox protestant evangelical doctrines. Dallas seminary professors Make Basic Theology Accessible for AllTheology doesn't have to be complicated.
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. A great way to get acquainted with key biblical theological themes. Darrell bock, senior research Professor, Dallas Theological Seminary Bethany House Publishers. They want readers to know why they're important and why they matter. The foundations of theology in everyday LanguageDallas Seminary professors Nathan Holsteen and Michael Svigel are passionate about the key doctrines of Christianity.
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Biblical, the church is a timely and provocative reflection on the life, systematic and Reformed, historical, order and purpose of the household of God. The persistent demands to market, manage and grow the church and to meet the felt needs of churched and unchurched all threaten to quench theological reflection on the abiding nature and mission of the church.
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Bethany House Publishers. It means thinking not just biblically and theologically, but also historically. It means reflecting on the past to rethink the present and inform the future. If the church fathers or reformers showed up at your church, would they worship… or run? The time has come for evangelicals to reclaim the forgotten faith.
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. HarperOne. Demarest's unique approach defines each topic, examines the ways in which the doctrine has been understood historically, identifies its most pressing issues, and interprets the Bible's revelation. Part of the Foundations of Evangelical Theology series. This singular, comprehensive treatment of one of Christianity's essential doctrines gives definitive, Bible-based answers about salvation and the cross―and about related theological issues such as grace and regeneration.
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