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Created For Community: Connecting Christian Belief With Christian Living (3rd Ed)

Created For Community: Connecting Christian Belief With Christian Living (3rd Ed)

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:This revised edition of a classic college-level introduction to theology presents the core doctrines of the Christian faith, encouraging readers to connect belief with everyday life. Stanley Grenz, one of the leading evangelical scholars of his era, and Jay Smith, an expert on Grenz's theological legacy, construct a helpful theology that is biblical, historical, and contemporary. The third edition includes a foreword by John Franke, a new preface and afterword, resources for further study, and updated footnotes. The book's easy-to-use format includes end-of-chapter discussion questions and connects theological concepts with current cultural examples.

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About "Created For Community: Connecting Christian Belief With Christian Living (3rd Ed)"

:This revised edition of a classic college-level introduction to theology presents the core doctrines of the Christian faith, encouraging readers to connect belief with everyday life. Stanley Grenz, one of the leading evangelical scholars of his era, and Jay Smith, an expert on Grenz's theological legacy, construct a helpful theology that is biblical, historical, and contemporary. The third edition includes a foreword by John Franke, a new preface and afterword, resources for further study, and updated footnotes. The book's easy-to-use format includes end-of-chapter discussion questions and connects theological concepts with current cultural examples.
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Meet the Authors

Stanley J Grenz

Stanley J. Grenz (1950-2005) received his D.Theol. at the University of Munich, where completed his dissertation under the supervision of Wolfhart Pannenberg. Grenz worked within the local church context as a youth director, assistant pastor and pastor, in addition he preached and lectured in numerous churches, colleges, universities and seminaries in North America, Europe, Africa, Australia and Asia. From 1990 until his unexpected death, Grenz held the position of Pioneer McDonald Professor of Baptist Heritage, Theology and Ethics at Carey Theological College and at Regent College in Vancouver, British Columbia. Grenz wrote or co-authored twenty-five books, the most recent of which is Rediscovering the Triune God: The Trinity in Contemporary Theology (2004). His other books include The Social God and the Relational Self: A Trinitarian Theology of the Imago Dei (Westminster John Knox), Beyond Foundationalism: Shaping Theology in a Postmodern Context(with John R. Franke; Westminster John Knox), The Moral Quest: Foundations of Christian Ethics (IVP), A Primer on Postmodernism (Eerdmans), Women in the Church: A Biblical Theology of Women in Ministry (with Denise Muir Kjesbo; IVP), Revisioning Evangelical Theology: A Fresh Agenda for the 21st Century (IVP), and The Millennial Maze: Sorting Out Evangelical Options (IVP).

Jay T Smith

Jay T. Smith (Ph.D. Trinity College, University of Bristol, Jay T. Smith (Ph.D. Trinity College, University of Bristol, Dmin. Carey Theological College) is the Senior Pastor of BozDmin. Carey Theological College) is the Senior Pastor of Bozeman First Baptist Church and Principal of the Montana Centreman First Baptist Church and Principal of the Montana Centre for Faith, Adventure and the Arts. e for Faith, Adventure and the Arts. C

Table Of Contents

  • :contents
    foreword By John R. Franke
    preface To The Third Edition
    preface To The Second Edition
    introduction: Christian Belief And Christian Living
    1. Knowing The God Of The Bible In The Contemporary World
    2. The God Whom We Know
    3. Our Identity As God's Creatures
    4. Our Human Failure
    5. Jesus Christ: "god With Us"
    6. Jesus's Mission In The Divine Program
    7. The Holy Spirit: The Author Of Life
    8. The Holy Spirit And Our Salvation
    9. The Pioneer Community
    10. Participating In The Pioneer Community
    11. The Climax Of Our Story
    12. God's Community: Our Eternal Home
    epilogue: Making The Connection
    postscript By Jay T. Smith
    resources For Further Study
    glossary
    indexes

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  • Catalogue Code 412018
  • Product Code 9780801049293
  • ISBN 0801049296
  • EAN 9780801049293
  • Pages 320
  • Department Academic
  • Category Theology
  • Sub-Category General
  • Publisher Baker Book House
  • Publication Date Jan 2015
  • Sales Rank #100
  • Dimensions 228 x 152 x 22 mm
  • Weight 0.437kg

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