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Abiding in Christ

Abiding in Christ

by J. I. Packer and Carolyn Nystrom

"As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you. Abide in my love." John 15:9 Before Jesus left this world he gave specific encouragement and instructions to his disciples on what to expect and how to live after he had gone. These words still apply to his disciples today. In this eight-session LifeGuide Bible Study, trusted guides J. I. Pack… Read more…

Understanding Scripture: An Overview of the Bible's Origin, Reliability, and Meaning

Understanding Scripture: An Overview of the Bible's Origin, Reliability, and Meaning

by R. Kent Hughes, Leland Ryken, John Piper, J. I. Packer, Wayne Grudem, Vern S. Poythress, John D. Currid, C. John Collins, Thomas R. Schreiner, Peter J. Gentry, Daniel B. Wallace, Peter J. Williams, Roger Beckwith, David Alan Black and Chapman

Originally featured as articles in the ESV Study Bible, these eighteen essays have been repurposed and republished in a convenient format. Covering a diverse range of essential subjects, including how to read the Bible well and why it is reliable, the essays delve into specific topics such as world religions, canon, and archaeology. Useful as both a general … Read more…

God's Will: Finding Guidance for Everyday Decisions

God's Will: Finding Guidance for Everyday Decisions

by J. I. Packer and Carolyn Nystrom

Seeking God's guidance is a focus for many believers. We want to know what God has planned for our lives. Are we making the right decision? Are we in his will? For some people, knowing God is guiding their lives makes them relax and enjoy the ride. But others fear making the wrong choice and find themselves paralyzed as they wait for signs from above.J. … Read more…

God's Will: Finding Guidance for Everyday Decisions
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God's Will: Finding Guidance for Everyday Decisions

by J. I. Packer and Carolyn Nystrom

Narrated by Nystrom, Carolyn

Seeking God's guidance is a focus for many believers. We want to know what God has planned for our lives. Are we making the right decision? Are we in his will? For some people, knowing God is guiding their lives makes them relax and enjoy the ride. But others fear making the wrong choice and find themselves paralyzed as they wait for signs from above… Read more…

Knowing God

Knowing God

by J. I. Packer

2016 WORLD Magazine's Topping the Top 50 One of the top 50 books that have shaped evangelicals (Christianity Today, 2006) Platinum Book Award, Evangelical Christian Publishing Association For over 40 years, J. I. Packer's classic has been an important tool to help Christ… Read more…

Way of Wisdom

Way of Wisdom

by J. I. Packer, Zondervan and Sven K. Soderlund

“Wisdom is supreme; therefore get wisdom. Though it cost all you have, get understanding.” —Proverbs 4:7 (NIV) When a man’s life embodies the pursuit of wisdom, it bears among its fruits the deep love and respect of his family, friends, and colleagues. Bruce K. Waltke is such a man. Wisdom has defined Dr. Waltke, both as one of his personal qualities… Read more…

Knowing God
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Knowing God

by J. I. Packer

Narrated by Packer, J. I.

A lifelong pursuit of knowing God should embody the Christian's existence. According to eminent theologian J.I. Packer, however, Christians have become enchanted by modern skepticism and have joined the "gigantic conspiracy of misdirection" by failing to put first things first. Knowing God aims to redirect our attention to the simple, deep truth … Read more…

The Accidental Anglican: The Surprising Appeal of the Liturgical Church

The Accidental Anglican: The Surprising Appeal of the Liturgical Church

by J. I. Packer and Todd D. Hunter

Many are longing for historical connectedness and for theology that is "not tied to the whims of contemporary culture, but to apostolic-era understandings of Christian faith and practice." They also yearn for rhythms and routines that build spiritual health. Still others are responding to a call to participate in worship rather than merely sitting ba… Read more…

Grounded in the Gospel: Building Believers the Old-Fashioned Way

Grounded in the Gospel: Building Believers the Old-Fashioned Way

by J. I. Packer and Gary A. Parrett

Historically, the church's ministry of grounding new believers in the essentials of the faith has been known as catechesis--systematic instruction in faith foundations, including what we believe, how we pray and worship, and how we conduct our lives. For most evangelicals today, however, this very idea is an alien concept. Packer and Parrett, concerned f… Read more…

The Godly Home (Introduction by J. I. Packer)

The Godly Home (Introduction by J. I. Packer)

by J. I. Packer, Richard Baxter and Randall J. Pederson

In twenty-first century America, at a time when the family structure is crumbling, divorce rates are at an all-time high, and respect for parents is diminishing, The Godly Home serves as a balm for those seeking God's plan for the family. With an introduction by J. I. Packer, this book includes topics for those passionate about families or those teaching… Read more…

Rediscovering Holiness: Know the Fullness of Life with God

Rediscovering Holiness: Know the Fullness of Life with God

by J. I. Packer

"There was a time," writes renowned theologian J. I. Packer in this classic book on biblical holiness, "when all Christians laid great emphasis on God's call to holiness. But how different it is today! To listen to our sermons and to read the books we write, and then to watch the zany, worldly, quarrelsome way we behave, you would never im… Read more…

Rediscovering Holiness: Know the fullness of life with God
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Rediscovering Holiness: Know the fullness of life with God

by J. I. Packer

Narrated by Packer, J. I.

“There was a time,” writes renowned theologian J. I. Packer in this classic book on biblical holiness, “when all Christians laid great emphasis on God’s call to holiness. But how different it is today! To listen to our sermons and to read the books we write, and then to watch the zany, worldly, QTLYrelsome way we behave, you would nev… Read more…


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