Item description for The Student's Guide To The Bible: Student's Guide To The Bible (Bible Reference Library) by Stephen M. Miller...
Overview Give your favorite student The Student's Guide to the Bibleproviding the two-in-one benefits of a traditional Bible handbook plus topical guidance on contemporary life issues. This new resource provides quick topical guidance for the issues Christian high school and college students face, with all the benefits of a traditional Bible handbook.
Student's Guide To The Bible
By Stephen M. Miller
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cool...refreshing...good for you...
You want to understand it better. You want to know just what it says about the problems you're facing and the questions you're asking. The Student's Guide to the Bible will help.
. A fast-paced topical section covering what the Bible says on key life issues - from abortion to complaining, family to loneliness, modesty to worship.
. The Top 50 Heroes and Jerks of the Bible
. 66 Books - The Short Course: the "just the facts" highlights of every biblical book
. The Two Best Ways to Study the Bible
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Studio: Barbour Publishing, Inc.
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.02" Width: 6.5" Height: 0.43" Weight: 0.83 lbs.
Release Date Apr 1, 2008
Publisher Barbour Books
Series Bible Reference Library
ISBN 1602600074 ISBN13 9781602600072
Availability 0 units.
More About Stephen M. Miller
Stephen M. Miller is the bestselling author of Who s Who and Where s Where in the Bible (Retailer s Choice Award for best nonfiction book of the year), The Complete Guide to the Bible (400,000 copies sold), and many other books, which have sold over a million copies. He and his wife, Linda, live in Kansas and have two adult children.
Stephen M. Miller was born in 1952.
Stephen M. Miller has published or released items in the following series...
Reviews - What do customers think about The Student's Guide To The Bible: Student's Guide To The Bible?
Exactly what I was looking for Jun 17, 2008
I recently graduated from college and read this book after hearing many good things about it. I was immediately impressed with the topics presented as well as the layout, pictures and information provided. This book addresses many of the issues that young adults are faced with on an every day basis and provides the Biblical support I have been looking for. I think anyone that is high-school or college age, or anyone with kids in this age group should purchase this book. It is a helpful tool for teens and young adults attempting to survive in today's world.
This book is going to college Apr 19, 2008
My kids are going to love this unusual, wonderfully illustrated Bible guide. High school and college students helped create it, and it shows. The book is a 3-parter. The biggest section deals with life topics affecting kids today--topics they have questions about. Some are controversial, like abortion, homosexuality, and masturbation. Some are practical, like what the Bible says about tattoos (the answer surprised me, since I didn't think the Bible said anything about it). Each topic is loaded with relevant excerpts from the Bible. Some are accompanied by short feature articles. On tough issues that the Bible doesn't address directly--but that kids wonder about-- the writer simply reports what Bible experts have to say about the topics, and the evidence they use to support their case. Here's the caption under an engaging close-up of a young lady's eyes, in the section dealing with "lust." Caption title: Eyes of the beholder. Caption text: "Seen through eyes of love, another person is our master--someone we want only to please. Seen through the eyes of lust, another person is our servant--someone we want only to please us." Cool definition. Especially for hormonally charged kids. The second big section of the book introduces each book of the Bible, condensing the main points to two pages each. A bit like Cliff Notes with pictures. It covers topics like "Biggest Idea," "Biggest Scene," and "Sum it up." The last section highlights 50 of the most famous heroes and jerks of the Bible. It's just a little add-on feature, but it's cleverly written and illustrated. The book looks like a great way to get kids to crack open their Bibles.