What reason do you have for believing Christianity is true? The best reason is Jesus himself.
This guide is designed to introduce Jesus' character, especially as he interacted with his followers and confronted his enemies. James W. Sire invites you to meet the totally unique Jesus by digging deep into the Bible. You'll discover what Jesus did and said. And you'll be encouraged to decide what place Jesus has in your life today.
Whether you are reading the Gospels for the first time or for the fiftieth, you'll find these investigative Bible studies challenging and transforming. This revised LifeBuilder Bible Study features additional questions for starting group discussions and for meeting God in personal reflection, together with expanded leader's notes and a "Now or Later" section in each study.
James W. Sire (PhD, University of Missouri), formerly a senior editor at InterVarsity Press, is an active speaker and writer. He has taught English, philosophy, theology, and short courses at many universities and seminaries. He continues to be a frequent guest lecturer in the United States and Europe. His InterVarsity Press books and Bible studies include The Universe Next Door (a worldviews textbook), Scripture Twisting, Discipleship of the Mind, Chris Chrisman Goes to College, Why Should Anyone Believe Anything at All?, Habits of the Mind, Naming the Elephant, Learning to Pray Through the Psalms, Why Good Arguments Often Failand A Little Primer on Humble Apologetics.
There are eight studies of passages from the Gospels of Mark & Luke that look at:- - The Unexpected Jesus. - Jesus the Lover of Sinners - The Sin Jesus Forgives - Jesus the Good Teacher - Jesus and the Father - Jesus the Servant and Saviour - Jesus the Sacrifice - The Resurrection of God