Discovering the Old Testament
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Every professor has to wonder, with skepticism, how much of the assigned material the students will actually read. (That is, if they have even purchased the textbook in the first place!) Whether they skim or read all of it, your students will recall the key points of the lesson if you use Discovering the Old Testament.Discovering the Old Testament defines key terms in sidebars and highlights them within the text. Each chapter includes summary statements and review questions to help students focus on what they've learned. Discovering the Old Testament combines all the elements you're looking for in a survey of the Old Testament - thorough, sound Biblical scholarship, combined with an eye-catching format and a writing style that's easy to understand. Every page is full color, in an attractive format, with maps and pictures to enhance the material.In Discovering the Old Testament, you'll find:Objectives defined for each lesson.Personal questions to help students relate the Bible to their lives.Sidebars to explain theological points.Keywords identified and defined on each page.Study questions for review of the material.Summary statements at the end of each chapter to help students focus on what they've learned.Listing of resources for further study at the end of each chapter.An eye-catching format that's attractive to the young college student. EVERY page is in full color.Short, readable chapters.
Robert Branson, former professor of Biblical Literature at Olivet Nazarene University, also taught at Warner Southern College and Eastern Nazarene College. He has retired and lives with his wife in Pendleton, Indiana. he is the author of Isaiah; Judges: A Commentary in the Wesleyan Tradition (New Beacon Bible Commentary) and Discovering the Old Testament: Story and Faith with Timothy M. Green, Jim Edlin, and Alex Varughese
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Robert Lewis is the best-selling author of Raising a Modern-Day Knight and Rocking the Roles: Building a Win-Win Marriage. He also serves on the board of directors for Leadership Network, is founder of Mens Fraternity, and pastor-at-large for Fellowship Bible Church in Little Rock, Arkansas. In 2001, he was named Pastor of the Year by the National Coalition of Mens Ministry. He and his wife, Sherard, have four children. His latest book is The New Eve: Choosing God's best for your Life.
ALEX VARUGHESE is professor of biblical literature at Mount Vernon Nazarene University and has been a member of the Department of Religion at MVNU since 1982. Previous to his current position, he served as a professor in the Religion department at Eastern Nazarene College. He is an ordained elder in the Church of the Nazarene and holds B.Sc. and M. Sc. degrees from the University of Kerala, India. He received his M.A. in Religion from Olivet Nazarene University and M. Div. from Nazarene Theological Seminary. He also holds M. Phil. and Ph. D. degrees in Biblical Studies from Drew University.