This accessible Bible study will help to explain some of the more challenging aspects of Second Corinthians, especially by focusing on what is delightful and inspiring about the biblical book. In Second Corinthians, we find promises of a glorious life after death, interesting and thought-provoking figures of speech describing followers of Christ, powerful stewardship messages, an amazing example of humility and proper respect, and much more. By the end of this study it will be easy to see why the folk at Corinth so loved and revered Paul that they collected this letter and others to save for future generations. Interpretation Bible Studies (IBS) offers solid biblical content in a creative study format. Forged in the tradition of the celebrated Interpretation commentary series, IBS makes the same depth of biblical insight available in a dynamic, flexible, and user-friendly resource. Designed for adults and older youth, IBS can be used in small groups, in church school classes, in large group presentations, or in personal study.There is not a structured theme or teaching focus to each unit that must be followed for IBS to be used. ... shape the lessons creatively, responding to the needs of the group and employing a wide variety of teaching methods. ... Given the opportunity, most adults and young people relish the chance to talk about the kind of issues raised in IBS. ... This is the main content, consisting of interesting and informative commentary on the passage and scholarly insight into the biblical text and itsanbsp;...
|Author||:||William M. Ramsay|
|Publisher||:||Westminster John Knox Press - 2004-01-01|