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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…

Five Traits of a Christ-Follower

Five Traits of a Christ-Follower

by Jerry Bridges and Doug Nuenke

What distinguishes a follower of Jesus? The contributors to Five Traits of a Christ Follower—each with a long history of knowing Jesus and making him known—see five “core competencies” as critical to authentic discipleship; growing in relationship with God, knowing and living from the Scriptures, engaging those who don’t know Ch… Read more…

Fruitful Life

Fruitful Life

by Jerry Bridges

As we desire to be more like Jesus, we want to live loving, joyful lives. Yet loving our enemies seems impossible. Even being patient with our family is often difficult. How can we put on the gentle garments of grace when we’re so busy battling our old behavior patterns? Navigator author Jerry Bridges explains how to practice the “fruit of the Sp… Read more…

Practice of Godliness

Practice of Godliness

by Jerry Bridges

Over 500,000 copies in print!“Godliness has value for all things.” —1 Timothy 4:8 (NIV)How can you develop godly character? Bestselling author Jerry Bridges says that godliness is more than a character trait: “It is a foundational spiritual quality that makes the entire Christian life dynamic, effective, and pleasing to God.” Gr… Read more…

Respectable Sins

Respectable Sins

by Jerry Bridges

Have Christians become so preoccupied with “major” sins that we have lost sight of our need to deal with more subtle sins? Navigator author Jerry Bridges addresses the “acceptable” sins that we tend to tolerate in ourselves, including pride and anger. He goes to the heart of the matter, exploring our feelings of shame and grief and op… 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 forgiven… 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 transfo… 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 sto… 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…


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