One with Christ: An Evangelical Theology of Salvation

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Crossway #ad - One with Christ: An Evangelical Theology of Salvation #ad - In our preaching, teaching, and witnessing, we often separate salvation from the Savior. Looking to the scriptures and church history, Marcus Johnson reveals the true riches of our salvation by reintroducing us to the foundation of our redemption―our mysterious union with the living Christ. Despite our love for the bible, emphasis on the cross, and passion for evangelism, many evangelicals ironically neglect that which is central to the gospel.

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Rejoicing in Christ

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IVP Academic #ad - In jesus we see the true meaning of the love, power, wisdom, peace, justice, care and majesty of God. If we want to live the life to which God calls us, we look to Christ. This book, then, aims for something deeper than a new technique or a call to action. He is the good news. 2016 christianity today beautiful orthodoxy Book of the Year Finalist If we want to know who God is, the best thing we can do is look at Christ.

In an age that virtually compels us to look at ourselves, Michael Reeves calls us to look at Christ. As we focus our hearts on him, we see how he is our life, our righteousness, our holiness and our hope. Jesus didn't just bring us the good news. Michael reeves, author of delighting in the Trinity, opens to readers the glory and wonder of Christ, offering a bigger and more exciting picture than many have imagined.

Rejoicing in Christ #ad - Reeves helps us celebrate who Christ is, his death and resurrection, his work on earth, his anticipated return and how we share in his life.

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Christ, Baptism and the Lord's Supper: Recovering the Sacraments for Evangelical Worship

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IVP Academic #ad - Leonard vander zee makes a compelling case that these problems can be overcome when we see the connection between Baptism and the Lord's Supper and the continuing ministry of Jesus Christ, the incarnate Word of God. Ivp academic. In christ, baptism and the lord's supper, vander zee not only opens up a Christ-centered approach to the sacraments but also provides guidance on the practical matters that face pastors and parishioners in the pursuit of a renewed and authentic Christian worship.

Founding his discussion in biblical teaching reaching back to the creation narrative and forward to the teaching of Jesus and the apostle Paul, Vander Zee sees the Christ-centered celebration of these sacraments as essential to the renewal of the church. Winner of a christianity Today 2005 Book Award Baptism.

A reappropriation of baptism and the eucharist, the head and the heart, holds great promise for healing the rift between the natural and the spiritual, especially in the evangelical church, the personal and social, and between the body of believers and our Lord Jesus Christ who died for us and now lives to make intercessions for us.

Christ, Baptism and the Lord's Supper: Recovering the Sacraments for Evangelical Worship #ad - . But do we really grasp their meaning and place in christian worship? Is our neglect of them hindering our communion with Christ? Are we missing the real drama of our salvation? Often the object of debate, the sacraments are likewise neglected and superficially understood. The lord's Supper. We recognize these church practices.

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Union with Christ: The Way to Know and Enjoy God

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David C Cook #ad - Winner of the 2017 christian book award for new author named one of the top books of 2016 by John Piper's Desiring God ministry To experience why the gospel is good news and answer life’s most foundational questions about identity, and purpose, destiny, we must understand what it means to be united to Christ.

Yet few christians today experience or enjoy this reality. Union with christ reveals the transformational power of this ancient doctrine while addressing the basic questions of the human heart:Who Am I?Why Am I Here?Where Am I Headed?How Will I Get There?Nothing is more practical for living the Christian life than union with Christ.

Union with Christ: The Way to Know and Enjoy God #ad - This almost unfathomable truth is the central theme of the Bible from Genesis to Revelation. The recovery of this reality provides the anchor and engine for your life with God—for your destiny is not only to see Christ, but to actually become like him. If you are a christian, the bible says that Christ has united his life to yours, that you are now in Christ and Christ is in you.

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Union with Christ

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David C. Cook-TBG #ad - Union with christ reveals the transformational power of this ancient doctrine while addressing the basic questions of the human heart:Who Am I?Why Am I Here?Where Am I Headed?How Will I Get There?Nothing is more practical for living the Christian life than union with Christ. The recovery of this reality provides the anchor and engine for your life with God—for your destiny is not only to see Christ, but to actually become like him.

. Yet few christians today experience or enjoy this reality. If you are a christian, the bible says that Christ has united his life to yours, that you are now in Christ and Christ is in you. This almost unfathomable truth is the central theme of the Bible from Genesis to Revelation. Winner of the 2017 christian book award for new author named one of the top books of 2016 by John Piper's Desiring God ministry To experience why the gospel is good news and answer life’s most foundational questions about identity, destiny, and purpose, we must understand what it means to be united to Christ.

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Life in the Trinity: An Introduction to Theology with the Help of the Church Fathers

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IVP Academic #ad - Donald fairbairn takes us back to those biblical roots and to the central convictions of the early church, showing us what we have tended to overlook, especially in our understanding of God as Trinity, the person of Christ and the nature of our salvation as sharing in the Son's relationship to the Father.

Life in the Trinity: An Introduction to Theology with the Help of the Church Fathers #ad - Ivp academic. What can the early church contribute to theology today? Although introductions to Christian theology often refer to its biblical foundations, seldom is much attention paid to the key insights the early church had into the nature of Christian faith and life. This book will prove useful to beginning theology students as well as advanced theologians who want to get at the heart of the Christian gospel.

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Delighting in the Trinity: An Introduction to the Christian Faith

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IVP Academic #ad - In this lively book, we find an introduction to Christianity and the Christian life that is from start to finish rooted in our triune God―Father, Son and Spirit. Ivp academic. 2012 preaching survey of the year's Best Books for Preachers Why is God love? Because God is a Trinity. With wit and clarity, reeves draws from church history down to the present referencing a wide range of notable teachers and preachers.

Delighting in the Trinity: An Introduction to the Christian Faith #ad - Here is a rich and enjoyable portrayal of the basic beliefs of Christianity that opens up the profound and life-changing truths of our faith. Not only do we understand the person and work of Christ through the Trinity, but also prayer, the church and every aspect of our faith. How are we able to live the Christian life? Through the Trinity.

Why can we be saved? Because God is a Trinity.

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The Incarnation of God: The Mystery of the Gospel as the Foundation of Evangelical Theology

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Crossway #ad - The Incarnation of God: The Mystery of the Gospel as the Foundation of Evangelical Theology #ad - Ivp academic. It’s at the heart of the Christian faith. It’s the central fact of human history. It’s the defining reality of all existence. In the incarnation of god, theology professors john clark and marcus johnson explore the doctrine of the incarnation of Christ―an unquestionably foundational yet oddly neglected topic in contemporary evangelical theology―examining its implications for the church’s knowledge and worship of God, appreciation for salvation, approach to the Christian life, and understanding of human sexuality.

Grounded in scripture and informed by church history, this book will lead readers to reexamine afresh the greatest mystery of the universe: our Lord’s assumption of human flesh.

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Union with Christ: In Scripture, History, and Theology

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P & R Publishing #ad - Ivp academic. Union with christ is the central truth of the whole biblical teaching about salvation. The entirety of our relationship with God can be summed up in this doctrine. Yet when people ask what this union actually is, we flounder. The incarnation shows that god has made us to be united with him, and God has given us his Word to enable us to understand the nature of this union.

Union with Christ: In Scripture, History, and Theology #ad - Explore this doctrine from Scripture with Robert Letham, along with some help from the church fathers up through modern theologians.

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40 Questions About Christians and Biblical Law 40 Questions & Answers Series

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Kregel Academic & Professional #ad - 40 Questions About Christians and Biblical Law 40 Questions & Answers Series #ad - The pastor, student, and layperson can easily understand Schreiner’s biblical theology of the Law. This volume by Dr. Schreiner on the interplay between Christianity and biblical law is an excellent addition to the 40 Questions & Answers series. Thomas R. Ivp academic. Schreiner not only coherently answers the tough questions that flow from a discussion about the Old Testament Levitical Law, but also writes clearly and engagingly for the student.

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Israel Matters: Why Christians Must Think Differently about the People and the Land

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Brazos Press #ad - His approach will also spark a conversation among theologians and biblical scholars. It traces the author's journey from thinking those things to discovering that the New Testament authors believed the opposite of both. Widely respected theologian Gerald McDermott has spent two decades investigating the meaning of Israel and Judaism.

It also shows that contrary to what many Christians believe, the church is not the new Israel, and both the people and the land of Israel are important to God and the future of redemption. Mcdermott offers an accessible but robust defense of a "New Christian Zionism" for pastors and laypeople interested in Israel and Christian-Jewish relations.

Israel Matters: Why Christians Must Think Differently about the People and the Land #ad - This book challenges the widespread christian assumption that since Jesus came to earth, Jews are no longer special to God as a people, and the land of Israel is no longer theologically significant. Ivp academic. What he has learned has required him to rethink many of his previous assumptions. Israel matters addresses the perennially important issue of the relationship between Christianity and the people and land of Israel, offering a unique and compelling "third way" between typical approaches and correcting common misunderstandings along the way.

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