Bible Character Studies
The book of Ruth is a love story. It is a love story between Ruth and Boaz, one that illustrates the love and loyalty between God and his people. This Ruth Bible study emphasizes God's unfailing love, loyalty, and faithfulness in all circumstances and it encourages the reader to have the kindness of Ruth and Boaz. This pamphlet includes a great overview of the book of Ruth, covering the lives of Ruth, Naomi, and Boaz, as well as the historical and biblical background of Israel during that time. Gain fresh insights into this most beloved story and be amazed by God's unfailing faithfulness once again.
The Life of the Apostle Paul: 200 Key Facts at a Glance
The Life of the Apostle Paul contains hundreds of facts, colorful maps of Paul's journeys, a time line of events, information on his letters and their messages, and much more. Beginning with Paul's birth in 5 AD (approximately) and continuing through his death in 64 or 68 AD, this bestselling pamphlet is an excellent study on its own or a helpful supplement to any of Paul's epistles. You can read this handy overview in about 30 minutes.
"Christ in the Old Testament is a handsome pamphlet that explores the lives of 13 biblical people who "prefigured" the Messiah. This bestselling, 14-panel foldout chart examines types, parallels, and illustrations of Jesus throughout the Old Testament, including men such Melchizedek, King David, Adam, Noah, Abraham, Joseph, and many others. When viewed through the prism of Christ's life, death and resurrection, these Old Testament characters and their roles in Old Testament history take on new dimensions. Students will discover how their lives can also point to Christ.
The Book of James is perfect for helping believers--
- Tame their tongue.
- Deal with temptation.
- Develop perseverance.
- Depend on their God-given spiritual gifts.
- Back up their faith with good works.
- Foster humility, not hypocrisy.
Jesus reached across cultural norms by befriending and discipling women throughout his life. The bestselling Women of the Bible: New Testament pamphlet presents portraits of 15 women, some who encountered Jesus personally, and some who served in the early Church. Some women are known by name, like Mary and Martha, while others are known by their situation, such as the "Woman at the Well." This beautiful, 14-panel pamphlet presents key events and stories for the women, plus Scripture references, locations and insights from their stories. Women of the Bible: New Testament makes a great women's Bible study or reference.
Many women in the Bible became unexpected heroines and were surprising instruments in God's story. Women of the Bible: Old Testament looks at 11 women in the Bible, featuring women such as Sarah, Hagar, Miriam, Rahab, and Esther. This beautiful bestselling pamphlet presents the women through story and key life events, showing how God used them, plus real-life applications for us today. Makes a great women's Bible study or reference.
God's calling of Abraham marked the beginning of God's history of salvation. Learn how Abraham's journey of faith as “God's friend” parallels Jesus' relationship with his disciples and foreshadows the relationship God wants with each of us. This pamphlet includes an overview of Abraham's life, explains God's blessings and tests of Abraham's faith. Includes charts explaining God's promises to Abraham, name changes, and parallels between Abraham and Jesus, as well as a time line and a map.
This overview of Isaiah, Jeremiah, Ezekiel, and Daniel covers the ministries of these major prophets who encouraged, warned, and exhorted the people of Israel. Pamphlet includes a map, time line, historical context of each prophet, a chart of the major themes and key verses, and a chart showing the date, audience, and events of the time. Explains why these are called the "major" prophets, how prophecy is used in the Bible, and give fascinating facts about the prophets.
Samson was known for his great strength over a lion and an entire army but he is also infamous for his weaknesses. This pamphlet will give biblical and cultural insight into Samson's story and suggestions on how we can still apply lessons from his life today. Great for personal or group Bible study!