The Writings of Paul Collection

The Writings of Paul Collection

Paul, Messenger of Grace; Paul, Prisoner of Hope; Paul, Soldier of Peace

By: Kenneth Schenck

Publication date: July 2013
SKU: 9780898278347
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Some say he seized onto the simple faith of Jesus and corrupted it. But most see him as a humble servant who was only carrying out the mission of his King. Who was this long-ago tentmaker and missionary, and what do his life and writings have to teach me today?

Author Kenneth Schenck bridges time and culture to bring you Paul—Messenger of Grace. Immerse yourself in the world of one of history's most polarizing figures to learn about his background, his conversion, his missionary journeys, and his letters. But this is not just a history book; each chapter concludes with the author's reflections about how Paul's life and letters can help shape our own lives.

This book covers the earlier part of Paul's life and ministry including the Bible books of 1Thessalonians, 1 and 2 Corinthians, Galatians, and Philippians.

He went from persecuting the Jewish Christians to battling the principalities and powers so that he could extend their Christian faith throughout the Greco-Roman world. So, who was this long-ago tentmaker and missionary, and what do his life and writings have to teach me?

Author Kenneth Schenck bridges time and culture to bring you Paul—Soldier of Peace. Immerse yourself in the world of one of history's most polarizing figures to learn from his background, missionary journeys, and letters. Schenck delivers more than a narrative recounting of history; each chapter concludes with insightful reflections of how Paul's life and letters can shape our lives more into the image of Christ.

He fearlessly preached the gospel of Jesus and his kingdom throughout the Greco-Roman world even at the cost of his own freedom. Who was this long-ago missionary who, even in chains, continued to proclaim the hope found in Christ, and what can his life and writings teach us today?

Completing his trilogy on the apostle to the nations, Kenneth Schenck bridges time and culture to bring you Paul—Prisoner of Hope. Immerse yourself in the world of one of history's most polarizing figures to learn from his life and final letters. Schenck delivers more than a narrative recounting of history; each chapter concludes with the author's insightful reflections of how Paul's life and letters can shape our lives more into the image of Christ.

Pages: 544
Language: English
Publisher: Wesleyan Publishing House
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