Men of the Bible takes a close-up look at 52 men in Scripture - complex flesh-and-blood characters whose strengths and weaknesses often seem strangely similar to our own. Heroes and villains, sinners and prophets, commoners and kings.... their dramatic life stories provide us with fresh perspective on the unfolding story of redemption. Though our culture differs vastly from theirs, the fundamental issues we face in relation to God and the world remain the same. We still reach for great dreams and selfish ambitions. We wrestle with fear and indecision....
Our fearless author, A. J. Jacobs, tackles a new intellectual adventure, an exploration of the most influential book in the world: the Bible. He determined that the best way to explore the Bible was to live it, as literally as possible. For one year.
"Excellent... But tongue in cheek"
31 Men of the Bible features 31 profiles of important men in the Bible. Each profile includes the related Scripture reference, a character summary, and application questions to help the listener discover who these men were and what we can learn from them today.
With more than two million copies sold, this classic guide to accumulating wealth has profoundly affected the world. Author George S. Clason uses simple and inspiring parables to illustrate how easily people can change their fiscal habits to enjoy a comfortable level of financial independence.
"Book is perfect to learn the value of money etc..."
We all have flaws and make mistakes, but what we learn from them is invaluable. In this audiobook we will examine the lives of the men of the Bible. Some of these men were true bad boys, without an ounce of godliness in them, while others were righteous but portrayed a bad boy's heart at some moment in life. Each minute of narration is packed with invaluable lessons which we can learn from others' mistakes.
Drawing upon science, history, and the Bible, Roger examines the truth in a simple, easy to understand manner, boldly proclaiming that no one race, no one individual, is superior to another - no one!
Can our prayers actually change God's mind? In this prayer study by E.M. Bounds and Glenn Langohr we delve into how the greatest Biblical prophets prayed to God. The examination includes: Abraham, Moses, Elijah, Hezekiah, Ezra, Nehemiah, Samuel, Daniel, and Paul. This book will help ignite your prayer life and is grounded in Biblical truth and grace. God bless you.
What makes a person great? In this series, Skip Heitzig takes a look at some of the most influential men in the Bible, noting both their failures and their faith.
A scientist and former evangelical argues that holding onto a belief in a literal, historical Adam has forced many Christians to reject science and become intellectually isolated from the modern world.
Looking for a great, easy way to teach your child the alphabet and about the Bible? Look no further! Monica L. Britt's Adam to Zacchaeus presents the alphabet in an unique way that will have your child learning their ABC's and reciting Bible stories in no time. With each letter comes the memorable tale of one man, good or bad, to give each letter personal meaning. Start learning today!
Straight from the New International Reader's Version, these dramatized Bible selections are presented in multiple children's voices.
God goes to great lengths to rescue lost and hurting people, and that is what The Story is all about: the story of the Bible, God's great love affair with humanity. Filled with intrigue, drama, conflict, and redemption, this dramatized audio download of Chapter 8 - "A Few Good Men...and Women" from The Story, NIV sweeps you into the stories, poems, and teachings of the Bible.
The happiness millions desire is found in the man who divided history. You desire happiness. It can be found only in Him. The inexpressible desire of all ages cannot be found in things, fame, power, or pleasure-seeking. It can be found only in a person. The Desire of Ages is His story. This book will be the end of your search.
"Absolutely Awe Inspiring"
The greatest story ever told is more than just a cliche.
God goes to great lengths to rescue lost and hurting people, and that is what The Story is all about: the story of the Bible, God's great love affair with humanity. Filled with intrigue, drama, conflict, and redemption, this dramatized audio download of Chapter 24 - "No Ordinary Man" from The Story, NIV sweeps you into the stories, poems, and teachings of the Bible.
Whether you're 14 and just trying to figure out life, or 70 and starting to think about estate planning, Bachelor Pad Economics addresses every major (and minor) economic and financial issue the average man will face in his entire life. From dating, to what to major in, to purchasing a home, to starting a business, to children and wife training, Bachelor Pad Economics is the wisdom you wish the father-you-never-had gave you.
Bob Cornuke is a real-life Indiana Jones, searching for evidence of biblical events and artifacts. In this book, he tells the story of his search for the remains of Noah's ark. Using investigative skills learned during his years as a police officer, Bob investigates all the clues, from ancient Scriptures to modern day eyewitness accounts. His quest to learn the truth about Noah's ark leads him from his safe home in the foothills of Colorado to the dangerous mountain ranges in Turkey and Iran.
"WHAT A DISAPPOINTMENT!"
Does the near-mythical Ark of the Covenant still exist today? Countless people have thought so, dedicating their lives to finding this holy relic, all to no avail. Now Robert Cornuke, a modern-day adventurer, using the Bible as his guide, thinks he may know the exact location of the Ark. Join Cornuke as he embarks on this exciting and breathtaking adventure.
"Disappointing and Clumsy"
David, King of the Jews, possessed every flaw and failing of which a mortal is capable, yet men and women adored him, and God showered him with many blessings. A charismatic leader, exalted as "a man after God's own heart", he was also capable of deep cunning and bloodthirsty violence.