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  • Gods Rascal : The Jacob Narrative In Genesis 25-35

    $14.99

    Beloved author Dale Ralph Davis looks at one of the most fascinating characters in the Bible, and the God who was faithful to him.

    The character of Jacob that we meet in chapters 25-35 of Genesis is a fascinating one. A kaleidoscopic blend of deviousness and doggedness, of trickery and tenacity, of folly and faith. As readers we can’t help being drawn into his story. With his trademark wit and perceptive comments Dale Ralph Davis guides us through the story of this rogue and traces the evidence of grace, providence, blessing throughout his life.

    Taking us chapter by chapter through this fundamental section of scripture, Davis highlights not only the character of Jacob, but the character of the God who cared for him and faithfully kept his promises to him.

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  • They Walked With God

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    The characters we meet in the Bible play a huge role in our lives. Whether we personally relate to Joseph’s dedication to serving the Lord even when he was confused or we understand when Mary Magdalene mourns in front of the vacant tomb, the timeless stories we find in the Bible influence and inspire us to learn to be more like Christ. But how can we apply these lessons to our everyday lives?

    In They Walked with God, pastor and New York Times bestselling author Max Lucado takes a closer look at 40 of the most inspirational characters in the Bible and shares a powerful message: if God can find a place for each character in the Bible, we can rest assured that he’s carved out a spot for us too.

    They Walked with God also includes a series of meaningful, in-depth discussion questions that correspond with each biblical character that Max has highlighted, giving you a chance to reflect further about the incredible lives they led and the lessons we can learn from them. This one-of-a-kind, interactive resource is perfect for devout followers and new believers alike.

    Max weaves together stories from Scripture with stories that offer a modern perspective, bringing each of these men and women to life within the pages of They Walked with God. Max will encourage you as you get to know these figures, and yourself, better by:

    *Guiding you through a comprehensive study of 40 of the Bible’s most remarkable–and sometimes seemingly unremarkable–characters

    *Providing 185+ thoughtful and engaging discussion questions designed to spark further conversation about how we can apply these lessons to our daily lives

    *Sharing personal stories that will help you grow your faith and strengthen your relationship with Jesus

    Max adds dimension and depth to 40 incredible people who had the chance to walk alongside God, reminding us that we’re invited to walk alongside him too.

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  • Chronology Of Israels Kings And Prophets Pamphlet

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    Easily cover decades of Israel’s history at a glance with this slim line pamphlet packed with side-by-side chapter overviews and charts. This easy-to-read chronology takes you through the books of 1 and 2 Samuel, 1 and 2 Kings, and 1 and 2 Chronicles chapter by chapter.

    This pamphlet helps Bible readers keep track of who’s who and what happened when in Israel’s history. Compare the stories of kings such as David and Solomon with the many kings of Israel and Judah, as well the ministries of prophets such as Samuel, Elijah, and Elisha.

    Glossy laminated pamphlet, ultra-slim, 14 panels, 5 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches.

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  • David The Great

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    How much do you really know about the life of KING DAVID?

    He was a man of unwavering loyalty, great faith, and national vision.
    He was a Spirit-led poet with prophetic and Messianic insights who reached beyond the millennia.
    He was a musician whose lullabies could soothe a demon-haunted soul.
    He was a political leader strong enough to forge a single nation out of disparate tribes.
    But he was also an adulterer, a murderer, a mercenary raider, and a hated father.
    He caused suffering among his people with an act of hubris.
    He ordered the execution of his enemies on his deathbed.
    He enjoyed many wives and concubines.
    Most of all, he broke the laws of both God and man.

    Let’s just say, what you know about King David only scratches the surface.

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  • Eyewitness To Promise Abraham

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    Abraham is among the best known men of the bible. There is not a single book in our scriptures written by Abraham and He did not speak any recorded prophesy. Yet, Abraham is known as the father of the Hebrew nation. It was through Abraham’s seed that all nations on earth have been blessed (Genesis 12:3) and God even refers to this historic man of faith as His friend (Isaiah 41:8). When Abraham was told to leave his country, his people, and his father’s household (Genesis 12:1), he obeyed, even though he had no idea where he was going (Hebrews 11:6). Though Abraham’s wife had been barren their entire marriage, when the Lord told the patriarch his offspring would be as numerous as the stars in the sky, Abraham chose to believe God, despite his circumstances. Abraham’s faith was credited to him as righteousness (Genesis 15:5-6). Through this study, you will watch the budding father of a nation question God’s plans, take matters into his own hands, and, at times, compromise truth. Like us, Abraham and his wife, Sarah, made mistakes along their journey with God, but Abraham learned to trust God more fully from each misstep. Abraham became a great man of faith. Through his story, you too, will develop unwavering faith as you gain a greater understanding of the covenant God made with Abraham and his descendants. You will find a greater sense of peace and security. For as a believer in Christ, you are Abraham’s spiritual descendant and an heir according to the promise (Galatians 3:29).

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  • Hagar : Rediscovering The God Who Sees Me

    $15.99

    You are “The God Who Sees Me.”

    Discover a close relationship with God-no matter the pain or suffering in your life. Witness the depths of God’s compassion through the eyes of Hagar, a runaway slave who meets the living God in a desert of despair, where she gives Him the name El Roi, “The God Who Sees Me.” A largely forgotten Old Testament character, Hagar is actually one of only a few people who have ever spoken directly with the LORD.

    Through this seven week study, you will find that when you surrender your life into God’s hands, your trials and triumphs serve a magnificent purpose: to draw you into the arms of the faithful God who sees you.

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  • Control Girl : Lessons On Surrendering Your Burden Of Control From Seven Wo

    $14.99

    “I control because I care.”
    “I just want to be sure of a happy ending.”
    “I worry that everything is spinning out of control.”

    Many women can identify with statements like these. They have a compulsion to make everything turn out just right and are willing to do anything to make it happen. But this unbalanced pursuit of control makes those around them anxious and defensive. And when they realize control is slipping from their grasp, they lose control of themselves and react in anger or fear.

    Shannon Popkin knows this struggle inside and out. Keeping her inner Control Girl hidden is a full-time job. Thankfully, she also knows another very important truth: no woman has to be a Control Girl.

    In this encouraging book, Shannon invites seven Control Girls from the Bible into the conversation. She examines each story for the moments in which grasping for control circumvented God’s plans for good, whether it was Eve’s desire to know instead of to trust, Sarah’s inability to wait for God to move, or Rebekah’s controlling hand on her family’s future. Finally, Shannon finds God’s perspective on each of the problems and then reveals how readers’ can have their own happy endings in similar situations.

    The author shares from her own struggles and follows each Bible study with questions for personal reflection. In the end, controlling women will find insight into their own experience, peace in the knowledge that God is in control, and relief that they are free.

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  • Mary Like Me

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    “A Mary like Me” unites twenty-first-century women with first-century saints by exploring the hearts of some of the most famous women of the Bible. One gave birth to the Son of God, another sat at his feet, and another was the first to proclaim his resurrection. These women shared the name Mary, which means bitter, defiant, and rebellious; and a closer look at Scripture reveals their personalities in light of their name. “A Mary like Me” uncovers the fear, doubt, bitterness, and faithlessness the biblical women fought, just as we do. In Jesus’s presence, their weaknesses became strengths and their flaws were redeemed . . . just like ours. The reader discovers camaraderie in the imperfections of the Marys. Comparison paralyzes, but camaraderie found in our less-than-perfect hearts inspires.

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  • Ruth More Than A Love Story

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    This women s Bible study offers an in-depth examination of the purpose of the Book of Ruth and how God used the people in the narrative to show us His plan of salvation. A verse-by-verse analysis, Ruth: More than a Love Story explores themes, motifs, and context and provides thorough interpretation.

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  • Living Whole In A Broken World

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    A Seven-Week Study on the Life of Joseph. Life can throw us so many curves, so many unexpected challenges. Shattered Dreams,Broken Promises, Marital Disputes, Unfair Situations, Deceptive Conversations, Selfish Relationships In the midst of the struggle it can seem that God is upset with us, or does not care, or perhaps has even abandoned us. Julie Gariss takes us on an insightful and memorable journey through the struggles of Joseph, a person who has surely traveled the road of life’s difficulties. Useful as a personal study or in a group study environment, this helpful resource will equip us to live whole in a broken world.

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  • Moses : A Man Of Selfless Dedication

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    Best-selling author Charles Swindoll presents the Bible’s real Moses, showing the principles that guided his life and service to God and how readers can apply them daily. Charles Swindoll presents the Bible’s real Moses. The Moses who tried to decline his assignment from God. The Moses who dazzled Pharoh. The Moses who received the Ten Commandments. The Moses who was disobedient and weak. The Moses who was the greatest leader of God’s people in all of history. Through his faith and selfless dedication, Moses continually chose to follow God’s will through difficult and seemingly impossible situations. Readers will discover the principles that guided Moses’s life and service to God and learn how to apply them daily.

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  • Paul The Missionary

    $45.00

    Eckhard J. Schnabel, author of the monumental scholarly study Early Christian Mission (2 volumes), gives us an overview of Paul’s missionary practices, strategies and methods, and then weighs contemporary evangelical missiology and practice in light of Paul.

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  • Heroes Of The Old Testament Wall Chart Laminated

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    Get to know 10 key people in the Old Testament: Noah, Abraham, Jacob, Joseph, Moses, Joshua, Gideon, Elijah, David, and Daniel. Includes a summary of each persons’ life, their character, symbolism, lessons they learned and challenges they faced. Learn from their examples how to follow God and leave a legacy of faithfulness in spite of trials.

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  • 12 Disciples Wall Chart Laminated

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    Printed On Heavy Chart Paper

    Additional Info
    New! The Twelve Disciples
    The Twelve Disciples wall chart gives descriptions and details of each of Jesus’ 12 disciples. Includes facts such as name, nickname, personality and character, key verses, relationship to Jesus, strengths and weakness, and stories about their life, death, and ministry. Great for discussing God’s strength and forgiveness in the lives of everyday people.
    Learn about …
    * Peter, the disciple who once denied Jesus and
    later became the leader.
    * Thomas, the disciple who once doubted Jesus’
    resurrection, and took the Gospel to India.
    * Matthew, the despised tax collector who took the
    Gospel to Ethiopia.

    Chart also available laminated. Reproducible worksheets, handouts, and teaching tips to photocopy on the back.

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  • Joseph : How God Builds Character

    $9.00

    Joseph faced hard times–more than once. He was sold into slavery by his brothers. He spent years imprisoned because of a false accusation. And yet Joseph was able to live in forgiveness and hope, and God did great things in his life every step of the way. Paul Borthwick invites you to explore Joseph’s story as a way toward discovering how God’s dream might be fulfilled in and through you.

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  • Kings And Prophets Wall Chart Laminated

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    Bible study leaders, teachers, and history buffs will love this time line, Kings and Prophets. From King Saul and King David to prophets Samuel, Elijah, Isaiah and Jeremiah, this handy chart will make biblical chronology easier to understand.

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  • David : Developing A Heart For God

    $10.00

    Who are your role models? In this study guide, Jack Kuhatscheck introduces you to David the servant and the leader, the sinner and the redeemed, the man and the instrument of God’s creative purposes. As you explore David’s tumultous story, you too will discover what it means to have a passionate heart for God. (Now available in IVP’s revised LifeGuide Bible Study format, David features questions for starting group discussions and for personal reflection, as well as a new “Now or Later” section following each session.)

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  • Old Testament Characters

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    Abraham gives us an unforgettable portrait of faith. Daniel is a classic exmple of holiness. And through her willingness to rish her own life, Esther shows us what commitment means. This LifeGuide explores the lives of these and other Bible characters. Their example helps us live in the present by learning from people of the past.

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