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Great Exchange (Foreword by Sinclair Ferguson)

Great Exchange (Foreword by Sinclair Ferguson)

by Jerry Bridges, Bob Bevington, Jerry Bridges, Sinclair B. Ferguson and Bob Bevington

Believers often take for granted the great act of salvation provided to us by the work of Jesus Christ. Beginning with the Old Testament sacrifices and the prophecies that foreshadowed Christ, authors Jerry Bridges and Bob Bevington guide believers through the biblical overview of Christ's atonement. The Great Exchange helps believers see how the Old Tes… Read more…

Trusting God

Trusting God

by Jerry Bridges

Why is it easier to obey God than to trust Him?Because obeying God makes sense to us. In most cases, His laws appear reasonable and wise, and even when we don’t want to obey them, we usually concede that they are good for us. But the circumstances we find ourselves in often defy explanation. Before long, we begin to doubt God’s concern for us or His cont… Read more…

Respectable Sins Discussion Guide

Respectable Sins Discussion Guide

by Jerry Bridges and Stephen Sorenson

Why are some sins considered worse than others? This discussion guide to Navigator author Jerry Bridges’ book Respectable Sins helps us evaluate how we regard sins we tend to overlook. In 8 lessons and through probing discussion questions, this guide helps you work through anger, jealousy, pride, and more while looking to God for His grace and forgiveness.… Read more…

31 Days toward Trusting God

31 Days toward Trusting God

by Jerry Bridges

It’s easy to trust God when everything is going well. But when adversity strikes—a school shooting, a cancer diagnosis, a financial setback—do you wonder if God cares or if He’s even there at all? In this 31-day devotional, author Jerry Bridges tackles the doctrine of God’s sovereignty. These daily readings set the biblical foundation for the essen… Read more…

Transforming Grace

Transforming Grace

by Jerry Bridges

The freedom in falling short of God’s standard relies on His gift of grace. Unfortunately, too many of us forget the free offer. We spend our lives basing our relationship with God on our performance rather than on Him. We see our identity as never being worthy of His love.Isn’t it time to stop trying to measure up and begin accepting the transforming po… Read more…

Stand

Stand

by John Piper, John MacArthur, Randy Alcorn, Jerry Bridges, Justin Taylor, Justin Taylor, John Piper, John MacArthur, Randy Alcorn, Jerry Bridges and Helen Roseveare

With Contributions by John Piper, John MacArthur, Jerry Bridges, Randy Alcorn, and Helen Roseveare These powerful calls to godly perseverance from four admired Christians elevate the value and necessity of lifelong faithfulness in the lives of God's people. Many people seek to better their lives by leaving, changing, swapping, or modifying their commitme… Read more…

Respectable Sins Student Edition

Respectable Sins Student Edition

by Jerry Bridges

Christians talk a lot about the “bad” sin of society. But are we guilty of overlooking the “okay” sin in our own lives, such as self-righteousness, anger, even anxiety? Jerry Bridges’ landmark exploration of tolerated sin and God’s remedy has been specifically adapted (not dumbed down!) for teens.… Read more…

The Good News We Almost Forgot Rediscovering the Gospel in a 16th Century Catechism

The Good News We Almost Forgot Rediscovering the Gospel in a 16th Century Catechism

by Jerry Bridges and Kevin L. DeYoung

If there is "nothing new under the sun," perhaps the main task now facing the Western church is not to reinvent or be relevant, but to remember. The truth of the gospel is still contained within vintage faith statements. Within creeds and catechisms we can have our faith strengthened, our knowledge broadened, and our love fo… Read more…

God Took Me by the Hand

God Took Me by the Hand

by Jerry Bridges

Jerry Bridges’ life is a remarkable story of God’s providence. From “a most unpromising beginning” as a poor kid from the wrong side of the tracks, he joined the Navy, went to college, became an engineer, joined The Navigators as a missionary, and eventually became a best-selling author. In this book, Jerry illustrates through his story—and then su… Read more…

Chase

Chase

by Jerry Bridges

This book by Navigator author Jerry Bridges shows students that holiness isn’t an accomplishment—it’s a process. Learn more about the character of God as you explore your personal spiritual formation. Taken from Jerry’s The Pursuit of Holiness, it’s a great discipleship tool for young adults.… Read more…

Sins We Accept

Sins We Accept

by Jerry Bridges

Have Christians become so preoccupied with the major sins of our society that we have lost sight of our need to deal with our own more subtle sins? In this booklet adapted from Jerry Bridges’ bestselling book Respectable Sins, Jerry returns to his trademark theme of holiness and addresses these more subtle sins (often considered acceptable) and how to deal… Read more…

Growing Your Faith

Growing Your Faith

by Jerry Bridges

When we are gripped by the astonishing fact of Christ’s love for us, we want to draw close to Him and worship Him. But what can we do to deepen our relationship with Jesus? What does He expect of us? And how can we be more like Him? Navigator author Jerry Bridges presents the essential elements of Christian life in a highly readable, practical form that me… Read more…


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