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The Bible: A Guided Tour
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Price: Free! Words: 14,080. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General
A brief introduction to major sections of the Bible, with a summary chapter explaining the larger story that ties it all together.
Youth Ministry Based on Real Relationships: Interviews With Andrew Root
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Series: You're Included. Price: Free! Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Youth
In four interviews, Andrew Root discusses the importance of having real relationships with youth, rather than an agenda based on a specific outcome. "I will be your friend if you..." This is part of the You're Included series, published by Grace Communion International.
The God Revealed in Jesus Christ: A Brief Introduction to Trinitarian Theology
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Price: Free! Words: 37,750. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Christology
There is no "angry God" hiding behind the back of Jesus Christ. Jesus came to reveal to us what God is like; God is like Jesus. He came to save us, not condemn us. He came to save all of us, not just some of us. He has reconciled the entire world to himself -- it's just that some people don't know it yet. This booklet explains why the doctrine of the Trinity is such good news for all humanity.
A Gracious God, in the Old Testament and the New: Interviews With John McKenna
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Series: You're Included. Price: Free! Words: 20,050. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Old Testament
John E. McKenna explains that the God of the Old Testament is not some angry God, but is gracious and slow to anger. He is just like Jesus, who became human for our salvation, taking on our human weakness in order to heal it. Everyone is included in his work. Dr. McKenna teaches at Azusa Pacific University and Grace Communion Seminary.
Exploring the Word of God Acts of the Apostles Volume 2: Acts Chapters 4–7
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Series: Exploring the Word of God, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 25,520. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / New Testament
A commentary on four chapters of Acts, from the Jerusalem ministry of Peter, to persecution, the selection of seven Hellenistic leaders, and the sermon and stoning of Stephen.
Transformed by Truth: The Worldwide Church of God Rejects the Teachings of Founder Herbert W. Armstrong and Embraces Historic Christianity
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Price: Free! Words: 67,070. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Denominations
This is the story of how the Worldwide Church of God was transformed by biblical truth. For nearly 70 years the church, founded by Herbert W. Armstrong, preached a “different gospel.” Eight years after Armstrong died, the church renounced its unorthodox teachings and embraced historic Christianity. What happened? Joseph Tkach tells this remarkable account of the transforming power of the gospel.
Inspiration, Authority, and Reliability of Scripture
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Price: Free! Words: 28,400. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
Can we trust the Bible? How was it inspired, preserved and collected? How are we to read it today as conveying a message for us today? How do we deal with literature that was written in a far different culture, with various literary styles?
Sharing in God’s Life: Interviews With C. Baxter Kruger
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Series: You're Included. Price: Free! Words: 25,530. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / General
This book consists of five interviews with C. Baxter Kruger, founder and president of Perichoresis, Inc. In the first three interviews, Dr. Kruger was in a round-table discussion with his assistant, Steve Horn, and some personnel from Grace Communion International: Joseph Tkach, J. Michael Feazell, John McKenna, and Michael Morrison. In the last two interviews, it was just Drs. Kruger and Feazell.
Exploring the Word of God Acts of the Apostles Volume 3: Acts Chapters 8–11
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Series: Exploring the Word of God, Book 12. Price: Free! Words: 26,100. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / New Testament
Paul Kroll continues his commentary with an examination of four more chapters, including the expansion of the church in Judea, Galilee and Samaria, the conversion of Paul, the Gospel goes to Gentiles, and the church expands to Syria. Most of the work for this commentary was done in 1994; biblical references were updated in 2012 and the text was edited by Michael Morrison, PhD.
What Does the Bible Say About Women in Church Leadership?
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Series: What Does the Bible Say About.... Price: Free! Words: 68,110. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Women’s Issues
In 2004, Grace Communion International began a thorough examination of women in church leadership positions, such as pastors. A careful study was done in Scripture, with special attention to certain key NT texts. Both complementarian and egalitarian scholars sometimes push the evidence further than is warranted. With a cautious approach, we concluded that women may serve as pastors.