The God who is there - D.A. Carson

Title: The God who is there: finding your place in God's story
Author: D.A. Carson
Published: 2010
Pages: 240
Genre: Nonfiction, Christian literature
Rating: 3/5

It can no longer be assumed that most people--or even most Christians--have a basic understanding of the Bible. Many don't know the difference between the Old and New Testament, and even the more well-known biblical figures are often misunderstood. It is getting harder to talk about Jesus accurately and compellingly because listeners have no proper context with which to understand God's story of redemption. In this basic introduction to faith, D. A. Carson takes seekers, new Christians, and small groups through the big story of Scripture. He helps readers to know what they believe and why they believe it. The companion leader's guide helps evangelistic study groups, small groups, and Sunday school classes make the best use of this book in group settings. (via Goodreads)

Thoughts: Interesting book; there were portions of the book that were a little dry, but overall it gave a good perspective on things and really made me think about my faith in a different light.  The reason that I read this book was for a bible study group.

7268 / 15000 pages. 48% done! 


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