Item description for Bare Bones Bible Handbook For Teens (Bare Bones Bible) by Jim George...
Overview Outlines the main people, events, and ideas of each book of the Bible.
Bestselling author Jim George adapts his popular "The Bare-Bones Bible Handbook" (over 100,000 copies sold) for teens. This fast and friendly overview of every book of the Bible will inspire teens to explore the wisdom and truth of scripture as they discover: What is the major theme of each book of the Bible?What are the most important lessons for everyday life in each book?Who are the key characters, and what do they teach us? What are the key events in each book?
This fascinating survey also includes sidebars geared to a teen's interests and life, giving them a solid foundation of knowledge about the most important book ever written. And Jim George's ability to make complex topics understandable will have readers referring to this resource again and again as their faith and wisdom grow throughout the years. A must for every youth group and leader.
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Studio: Harvest House Publishers
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.4" Width: 5.5" Height: 0.9" Weight: 0.75 lbs.
Release Date Dec 1, 2008
Publisher Harvest House Publishers
Series Bare Bones Bible
ISBN 0736923861 ISBN13 9780736923866
Availability 2 units. Availability accurate as of Jul 22, 2017 01:25.
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More About Jim George
Jim George and his wife, Elizabeth George, are Christian authors and speakers. Jim, author of A Husband After God's Own Heart (a Gold Medallion finalist) and The Bare Bones Bible(R) Handbook, has MDiv and ThM degrees from Talbot Theological Seminary. He has served in various pastoral roles for 25 years and on The Master's Seminary staff for ten years. Jim and Elizabeth have two married daughters and are grandparents.
Elizabeth George, whose books have sold more than 10 million copies, is the author of A Woman After God's Own Heart(R) (more than 1 million copies sold) and Breaking the Worry Habit...Forever! She's also a popular speaker at Christian women's events. Elizabeth and her husband, Jim, are parents and grandparents, and have been active in ministry for more than 30 years.
Award-winning California artist Judy Luenebrink has thrilled hundreds of thousands of readers with her illustrations and delightful art, including her work in Elizabeth George's bestselling children's book God's Wisdom for Little Girls. Her watercolors capture the hearts of children and parents alike. Judy and her husband, Don, have one son.
Jim George currently resides in the state of California. Jim George was born in 1943.
Reviews - What do customers think about Bare Bones Bible Handbook For Teens?
Clear, Direct & Simple --- But Not Simplistic May 19, 2010
This is an excellent adaptation of Jim George's earlier work for adults.
Here the concepts and key events of the Bible are pared to their "bare bones" --- so helpful in avoiding distraction and getting to the heart of the message.
This young adult version reflects simpler language and a refinement of an already excellent approach in the previous work. Buy either one; buy both.
Clear, direct and simple without being simplistic. Jim George is a gifted writer with an essence for straight talk and honest answers.
Dr. David Frisbie The Center for Marriage & Family Studies Author of "The Soul-Mate Marriage" and 10 other books
Excellent Bible Resource Sep 4, 2009
This book is an excellent source for overview information about each book of the bible. I am a 7th grade Bible teacher and I am using this to introduce the students to each book of the Old Testament before we have our lesson on the book.
It gives not only a great overview, but there is also a quick reference to 'big' events that took place in the book as well as thought provoking questions for life application.
An excellent resource.
There is also a book for adults. I have both of them and there is very little difference between the two. If you have one, there is no real need to get the other one.