Confessions of a Teenage Jesus Jerk

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ISBN: 9781593762636
Release Date: 2010-01-19
Number of pages: 224
Author: Tony DuShane
Publisher: Soft Skull Press

Download and read online Confessions of a Teenage Jesus Jerk in PDF and EPUB Follows the adventures of a young Jehovah's Witnesses who fears eternal damnation and falls for a close friend's older sister.

What Jesus Did

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ISBN: 9780788023101
Release Date: 2004
Number of pages: 250
Author: Robert D. Prescott-Ezickson
Publisher: CSS Publishing

Download and read online What Jesus Did in PDF and EPUB The acronym WWJD (What would Jesus do?) has become a popular device for making ethical and moral decisions, and evaluating how we should act in a wide range of situations. But this seemingly ubiquitous slogan has also been used to trivialize Jesus and use his name to endorse some activity or product. Now we also hear questions like: What would Jesus eat? What would Jesus wear? What would Jesus drive? Enough already! If you want to consider this question seriously, then the best way to find the answer to WWJD is to investigate what Jesus actually did while he was here on earth. Jesus Christ was a real man who lived in a real time and a real place--and his words and deeds are recorded in the four Gospels. Once we carefully study the Gospels and become familiar with what Jesus did, then we will be in a better position to discern what Jesus would do now. What Jesus Did is an in-depth look at the life of Jesus, including his birth, his parables, his miracles, his sayings, his death, and his resurrection. The unique format of this study guide makes it an excellent resource for a preaching series, Sunday school lessons, group Bible study, or personal devotional reading. Each chapter is built around a series of questions to help you gain deeper meaning and insight from the scriptures. And because Jesus expects us to turn learning into doing and live according to his example, each chapter also includes a WWJD action step for applying his teachings in our daily lives.

The Prayer of Jesus

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ISBN: 9781630877743
Release Date: 2015-01-20
Number of pages: 198
Author: Kent Gramm
Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

Download and read online The Prayer of Jesus in PDF and EPUB This unique phrase-by-phrase exposition reads the Lord's Prayer as Jesus' description of God. Our heavenly Father is the perfect parent beyond our dreams who loves, provides, forgives, and ultimately protects. Finding our parent, we discover who we really are and enter a kingdom without boundaries. The Prayer of Jesus is not a somber duty; it is the essence of the gospel's happy news. "If laughter is forbidden in heaven," said Martin Luther, "I don't want to go there."


Filename: american-jesus.pdf
ISBN: 9781499071702
Release Date: 2012-01-30
Number of pages: 100
Author: Christopher Keith Jenkins
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

Download and read online AMERICAN JESUS in PDF and EPUB the world is a fast paced society in high gears. its time to get with the program. and see what your missing out on. maybe the atomic clocks, apple computers, gps, diamler chrysler @ mercedes. maybe a favorite sporting event or a freelancer. maybe your just at the healm of the ship looking for a new life. maybe your best friends and didnt know it. maybe you think im crazy for going public, well maybe. but i care about todays society, and im not having people look down on me and stalk me, and then mock me. so i wrote this book.

What If

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ISBN: 9781597812016
Release Date: 2005-05
Number of pages: 116
Author: Mark A. Ruzek
Publisher: Xulon Press

Download and read online What If in PDF and EPUB How's your life? Awesome-or awful? Either way, it can be more than you ever imagined. Discover the secret as "regular guy" Mark Ruzek shares his simple but powerful story.

Jesus Was Not a Nice Guy

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ISBN: 9781483540665
Release Date: 2014-10-15
Number of pages: 36
Author: Rev. Kory Wilcoxson
Publisher: BookBaby

Download and read online Jesus Was Not a Nice Guy in PDF and EPUB "You faithless generation..." "I came to send fire on the earth..." "Get behind me, Satan!" Do you wonder which smarmy evangelist spouted this incendiary phrases? How about the one who lived 2000 years ago and was nailed to a cross? Jesus Christ was a savior, prophet, healer...nice guy? We may want to have a friend in Jesus, but some of the things he says in the Bible make him sound like - there's no other way to say it - a jerk. "Jesus Was NOT a Nice Guy" explores those passages in depth, and provides practical ways we can relate to Jesus when he acts less than Messiah-like.

Jesus Is

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ISBN: 9781400204762
Release Date: 2013-02-25
Number of pages: 224
Author: Judah Smith
Publisher: Thomas Nelson

Download and read online Jesus Is in PDF and EPUB A New York Times Best-Seller! Jesus is ____. How would you finish that sentence? The subject is there, and so is the verb, but what comes next? Your answer could shed light on the path to becoming who you were made to be. In these pages, Judah Smith fills out that sentence again and again, each time further revealing the character of Jesus. He writes as if to a friend, illustrating the importance of Christ’s message to modern men and women. This is a book for new believers, for lifelong followers, and for the merely curious. Judah Smith shows us the Jesus that somber paintings and hymns fail to capture. With passion, humor, and conviction, he shows that Jesus is life. Jesus is grace. Jesus is your friend. Jesus is a new and better way to be human.

Famous Jerks of the Bible

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ISBN: 0805424326
Release Date: 2001
Number of pages: 150
Author: Margaret Brouillette
Publisher: B & H Books

Download and read online Famous Jerks of the Bible in PDF and EPUB Profiles men and women of the Bible whose actions or behaviors had disastrous results and consequences, and offers readers the opportunity to look within themselves to correct similar flaws.

Jesus and Archaeology

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ISBN: 080284880X
Release Date: 2006-07-28
Number of pages: 740
Author: James H. Charlesworth
Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

Download and read online Jesus and Archaeology in PDF and EPUB Archaeology still has many things to reveal about the life and world of Jesus of Nazareth. To touch a two-thousand-year-old pot held by a Jew who lived in a small village frequented by Jesus can bring us closer to understanding those who were touched by Jesus. Jesus and Archaeology contains the revised and edited lectures that leading archaeologists and biblical scholars presented at a gathering in Jerusalem to celebrate the new millennium. Many contributors came directly from their excavations in places like Bethsaida, Capernaum, Nazareth, and Jerusalem to share their discoveries and insights, focusing on the question In what ways do new archaeological discoveries clarify the world, life, and thought of Jesus from Nazareth? Readers of Jesus and Archaeology will gain many new insights into the life and times of this fascinating Galilean J ew. Contributors: Paul N. Anderson Rami Arav Dan Bahat Richard A. Batey Avraham Biran Brian J. Capper James H. Charlesworth Bruce Chilton James D. G. Dunn J. K. Elliott Esther Eshel Craig A. Evans Sean Freyne Yizhar Hirschfeld William Klassen John S. Kloppenborg Achim Lichtenberger Frédéric Manns John Painter Michele Piccirillo, O.F.M. Bargil Pixner, O.S.B. Emile Puech John Reumann Peter Richardson Henry W. M. Rietz Daniel R. Schwartz Benedict Thomas Viviano, O.P. Urban C. von Wahlde John W. Welch Jürgen Zangenberg Joseph E. Zias

Two Pilgrims Journey The Quest for Jesus

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ISBN: 9781105508370
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Author: Kenneth Jones

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The Modern Compendium of Despicable Jerks

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ISBN: 9781456621728
Release Date: 2014-04-02
Number of pages: 30
Author: John Prescott

Download and read online The Modern Compendium of Despicable Jerks in PDF and EPUB This compendium is a highly opinionated, occasionally bogus representation of the most egregious modern examples of both common irritating folks and the rich and powerful who demean others while enriching themselves. It also includes real villains. See if you can tell the difference. The subjects of this book barely scratch the surface of the total number of jerks worldwide. However, they are excellent examples of those who often wallow in a putrid pool of self-aggrandizement. This effort is offered in the same loathsome spirit by equal opportunity offenders and is intended to be all in fun, but not necessarily fun for all. "If you haven't got anything nice to say about anybody, come sit next to me." - Alice Roosevelt Longworth

Following Jesus

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ISBN: 9781570757211
Release Date: 2010
Number of pages: 142
Author: John Shea
Publisher: Orbis Books

Download and read online Following Jesus in PDF and EPUB The brilliant theologian and popular storyteller John Shea introduces us to a jesus who is uncompromising in his desire for us to follow him and experience peace, joy, love, and assurance. Filled with captivating stories and profound theological insighes, "Following Jesus" will challenge and inspire you.

Brand Jesus

Filename: brand-jesus.pdf
ISBN: 1596270497
Release Date: 2007
Number of pages: 234
Author: Tyler Wigg Stevenson
Publisher: Church Publishing, Inc.

Download and read online Brand Jesus in PDF and EPUB Through descussions of Christian hypocrisy, megachurches, and the blurring of boundaries between law and religion, Tyler Stevenson offers an analysis of where the American church finds itself.

Christmas Philosophy for Everyone

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ISBN: 1444341456
Release Date: 2011-01-11
Number of pages: 256
Author: Scott C. Lowe
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Download and read online Christmas Philosophy for Everyone in PDF and EPUB From Santa, elves and Ebenezer Scrooge, to the culture wars and virgin birth, Christmas - Philosophy for Everyone explores a host of philosophical issues raised by the practices and beliefs surrounding Christmas. Offers thoughtful and humorous philosophical insights into the most widely celebrated holiday in the Western world Contributions come from a wide range of disciplines, including philosophy, theology, religious studies, English literature, cognitive science and moral psychology The essays cover a wide range of Christmas themes, from a defence of the miracle of the virgin birth to the relevance of Christmas to atheists and pagans