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Southern Baptists and Southern Slavery: The Forgotten Crime Against Humanity
Price: Free! Words: 47,520. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity / Baptist, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History
The Southern Baptist Convention, created for the defense of the institution of slavery. The forgotten crime against humanity and the best kept secret of the Southern Baptists. Let this issue be resolved by those whose families suffered under the yoke of the institution of slavey and not those whose defended it to the final shot fired in the Civil War.
The Keys to a Spiritual Revival
Price: Free! Words: 37,430. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History
This is a look at some of history's Christian revivals to encourage us to seek for what is real and lasting.
To Love and Serve the Lord. The Story of St Thomas' Lancaster, 1841-2010
Price: Free! Words: 234,330. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History
This book charts the history of St Thomas' Church in Lancaster, England, since its establishment in 1841. It is about the church in its widest sense; it explores both "who we are" (the people) as church and "where we go" (the building), and looks at both "what we do" (the services) and "where we belong" (the congregations).
GODCHURCH: A Theistic Survey of Church History
Price: Free! Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History, Nonfiction » History » Civilization
What role does the Christian church play in human history? If you take the sovereignty of God seriously, what role should the church play? Here is an interpretive survey of church history that attempts to answer those questions. It’s written for serious Christians who may be just a little uncertain about church.
Exploring the Word of God Acts of the Apostles Volume 3: Acts Chapters 8–11
Series: Exploring the Word of God, Book 12. Price: Free! Words: 25,860. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / New Testament, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History
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.
Lessons From Church History
Price: Free! Words: 35,150. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015 by Grace Communion International. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History
This e-book collects the church history articles from Christian Odyssey magazine, primarily by Paul Kroll, who wrote hundreds of articles while he was employed by Grace Communion International.
The Trinity Fortune Affair
Price: Free! Words: 40,390. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History, Essay » Sociology
This is the day by day story of one month in 1977 when the congregation of the mother church of Otago Methodism made the decision to close their graceful church home. It recalls the succession of challenges and the heartaches and pains. It also asks what can be learned from this tumultuous experience. A book for any small congregation struggling to survive in an overlarge and expensive property.
Transformed by Truth: The Worldwide Church of God Rejects the Teachings of Founder Herbert W. Armstrong and Embraces Historic Christianity
Price: Free! Words: 67,010. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity / Denominations, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History
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.
History of Christianity
Price: Free! Words: 35,400. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History
A Christian is one who follows the teachings of Jesus Christ. What if Jesus never existed? Then whose teachings have Christians been following?
The Concept of Nature in the Thought of John Philoponus And Other Essays
Price: Free! Words: 29,590. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012 by Grace Communion International. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Physics
This e-book contains three articles. The title article is about the work of the 6th-century Alexandrian theologian scientist. The second article discusses "The Interface Between Science and Theology in the Thought of John Philoponos." Third, "Transformations in the History of Cosmology" discusses the way that scientists have changed their view of reality, from ancient times to Newton to Einstein.
The Nehemiah Mandate - The Coming Kingdom and the Restoration of the Church
Price: Free! Words: 48,990. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History
The Christian church was established to bring the Kingdom of God to "earth as it is in heaven." This has not happened. According to God's metrics, the church is "in ruins." This is the bad news. The good news is that God has given us a template for the restoration of the church, if we choose to embrace it.
Following the Dream - The Century of Russell Methodism
Price: Free! Words: 46,670. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History
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Dave Mullan and David Pratt present their account of the small group of faithful whose huge dream maintained the Russell Methodist Church for a hundred years. But their book also asks if the mission goals were realistic and achievable. It suggests some insights about future church mission. And it argues that small churches matter, for they are often the backbone of the wider church’s mission.
Early Church Father Series: St. Ignatius of Antioch
Price: Free! Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History
So here we are 2000 years later and able to sit down with St. Ignatius, to hear his heart, his passion for Christ, and his love for the Church. Let us gleam a view of truth from his writings to see the Bible in a new light and be bolstered to continue on the faithful continuance of the “One Faith” given to the Church.
Early Church Father Series: St. Clement of Rome
Price: Free! Words: 14,120. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History
Today in the Body of Christ—especially within evangelicalism and other modern expressions of the Church—there is an increasingly urgent need to reconnect with the foundational precepts of the “faith once for all delivered to the saints.”
Defensa del cristianismo
Price: Free! Words: 32,140. Language: Spanish. Published: March 12, 2012 by Jack Tollers. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History
He aquí vertida la cuarta parte de "La Gramática del asentimiento" del gran Cardenal Newman. Nos hemos restringido a esta parte por la facilidad de su lectura (en comparación con el resto del libro) y porque se trata de un final a toda orquesta difícil de resistir.
Early Church Father Series: St. Polycarp of Smyrna
Price: Free! Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History
St. Polycarp was one of the earliest leaders of the Church. He was a second-century Christian living from AD 69-155. Polycarp is one of three continuum believers who was a direct connection with the Apostles whose writings we still have today. The other two are St. Ignatius and St. Clement of Rome.
Who Are The Jesuits, And What Is Their Role In World History?
Price: Free! Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History
Who are the Jesuits, and what role did they play in world history? What part did the Jesuits play in the Counter Reformation, the translation of the King James Bible and the translations of the other versions of the bible, and even the controversial assassinations of Popes, President Lincoln, President Kennedy, and President Harrison? The answer is more controversial than you may think.
Athanasius and His Doctrine of Divinization
Price: Free! Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012 by Michael Morrison. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Theology / Soteriology
8400-word research paper written in 1993. 3800 words on a survey of all of Athanasius's use of the term theopoiesis, and how it fit into the culture of the early church. 3400 words on the theological legacy of Athanasius, largely on the doctrine of the Trinity. Also a summary of key events in his life, a summary of the teaching of Arius, and a bibliography,
May a Christian Believe in Reincarnation?
Price: Free! Words: 17,450. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Reincarnation, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History
A growing number of people are open to the subject of past lives, and the belief in rebirth—reincarnation, metemphsychosis, or transmigration—is becoming commonplace. But it often thought that belief in reincarnation and Christianity are incompatible. But is this really true? May a Christian believe in reincarnation? The answer may surprise you.
Southland of the Holy Spirit
Price: Free! Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / History
Was the explorer de Quiros' prophecy about Australia really from God?