Perseverance (Christian Basics Bible Study Series)
This NIV-based study series links eight key aspects of discipleship with important books on those aspects by leading evangelical authors, such as John Stott, J I Packer, and Eugene Peterson. Each study focuses on spiritual growth through personal application, and...
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This NIV-based study series links eight key aspects of discipleship with important books on those aspects by leading evangelical authors, such as John Stott, J I Packer, and Eugene Peterson. Each study focuses on spiritual growth through personal application, and includes background notes, and help for leaders.
The qualities of hope, patience, repentance and joy help us grow in our ability to persevere. The biblical passages in these studies offer encouragement to continue in the path Christ has set for us.
When the going gets tough, what does a Christian do?The world around you is, more often than not, unjust and unmerciful. But God has given you resources to see you through tough times.As you grow in hope, patience, repentance and joy, you also grow in your ability to persevere. Six studies, based on Eugene Peterson's classic on Christian commitment,A Long Obedience in the Same Direction,will encourage you to continue in the path Christ has set before you.
Dr. Eugene H. Peterson is a pastor, scholar, author, and poet. He has written nearly thirty influential books including, Praying with the Psalms; Praying with Jesus; Reversed Thunder; Leap Over a Wall; Run with the Horses and Answering God , but he is best known for The Message: The Bible in Contemporary Language a contemporary paraphrase of the Bible.
Eugene Peterson was educated at Seattle Pacific University, New York Theological Seminary, and Johns Hopkins University, and in 1962, Peterson became founding pastor of Christ Our King Presbyterian Church in Bel Air, Maryland, where he served for 29 years before retiring. He is Professor Emeritus of Spiritual Theology at Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia retiring in 2002.
His most recent publications have been the Spiritual Theology Series including Eat this Book; Christ Dances in a Thousand Places; The Word Made Flesh; The Jesus Way and the fifth volume Practising Resurrection.
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- Getting The Most Out Of Christian Basics Bible Studies
- Introducing Perseverance
- 1. Repentance - <em>psalm 120</em>
- 2. Help - <em>psalm 124</em>
- 3. Joy - <em>psalm 126</em>
- 4. Patience - <em>psalm 129</em>
- 5. Hope - <em>psalm 130</em>
- 6. Faith - <em>psalm 132</em>
- Guidelines For Leaders
- Study Notes