Men Of The Bible: A One-Year Devotional Study Of Men In Scripture

Paperback | March 28, 2010

byAnn Spangler

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Men of the Bible offers both men and women a fresh way to read and understand the Bible-through the eyes and hearts of the men whose stories unfold in its pages.This unique book takes a close-up look at fifty-two men in Scripture-complex flesh-and-blood characters whose strengths and weaknesses will seem strangely similar to your own. Heroes and villains, sinners and prophets, commoners and kings . their dramatic life stories provide you with a 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, struggle with sexual temptation, and experience the ache of loneliness and the devastation of betrayal. And, like many of these men, we long to walk more closely with the God who calls us into an intimate relationship with himself and who enables us to fulfill his purpose for our lives. Men of the Bible offers men and women today a unique devotional experience that combines five elements. Each week becomes a personal retreat focused on the life of a particular man:Monday: His Story-a narrative retelling of the biblical storyTuesday: A Look at the Man-focusing on the heart of the man and how his story connects with your own lifeWednesday: His Legacy in Scripture-a Bible study on principles revealed through the life of the manThursday: His Legacy of Promise-Bible promises that apply to his life and yoursFriday: His Legacy of Prayer-praying in light of his storyDesigned for personal prayer and study or for use in small groups, Men of the Bible will help you make Bible reading a daily habit. Whether you dip into portions or read every page, this book will help you grow in character, wisdom, and obedience as a person after God's own heart.

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Men of the Bible offers both men and women a fresh way to read and understand the Bible-through the eyes and hearts of the men whose stories unfold in its pages.This unique book takes a close-up look at fifty-two men in Scripture-complex flesh-and-blood characters whose strengths and weaknesses will seem strangely similar to your own. ...

Ann Spangler is an award-winning writer and the author of many bestselling books, including Praying the Names of Jesus and The One Year Devotions for Women. She is also coauthor of Women of the Bible and Sitting at the Feet of Rabbi Jesus and the general editor of the Names of God Bible. Ann’s fascination with and love of Scripture hav...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:448 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 1.25 inPublished:March 28, 2010Publisher:ZondervanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0310328896

ISBN - 13:9780310328896

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Table of Contents

Adam . . .15Cain and Abel . . .24Noah . . . .32Abraham .40Isaac . . . .47Esau . . . .55Jacob . . . .63Joseph . . .71Judah . . . .79Moses . . .87Aaron . . .97Joshua . .105Achan . .113Gideon . .122Samson . .130Boaz . . .137Samuel . .145Saul . . . .153David . .160Jonathan .168Mephibosheth . . .177Nathan . .185Absalom .195Solomon .205Elijah . . .214Elisha . .221Naaman .228Hezekiah 235Josiah . . .244Ezra . . .251Nehemiah 259Job . . . .268Isaiah . . .276Jeremiah .284Daniel . .294Hosea . . .302Jonah . . .310Joseph . .318John the Baptist .325Jesus . . .333Matthew .340James and John . .348Mark . . .357Peter . . .366Luke . . .375The Man by the Pool . . .383Lazarus .390Prodigal Son and Elder Brother . .400Judas . . .409Pontius Pilate . . .416Stephen .425Paul . . . .434