Philippians, A Path to Joy
Philippians, A Path to Joy, by William Simmons
Philippians: A Path to Joy is an exciting, “hands-on” approach to studying the Bible. Philippians is God’s victorious answer to the fear and anxiety that plagues our world. In this course you will be reminded that God not only cares about your soul, but He wants you to have healthy, life-affirming thoughts and emotions as well. Written in a highly informed, yet uplifting devotional style, this study keeps the practical Christian life in view every step of the way. The working theme of the entire study is God wants you to live a life of joy, thanksgiving and spirit-filled prayer. Or, as Paul says, “Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice” (Phil. 4:4 NIV).
Upon completing Philippians: A Path to Joy, you will be able to . . .
- Discover the power and beauty of Paul’s Epistle to the Philippians.
- Discern the positive, life-changing pattern of discipleship woven throughout this great letter.
- Devote oneself to the mind of Christ that is so wonderfully set forth in Philippians.
- Disciple oneself and others in the joy, peace, and grace found in one of the most encouraging epistles ever written.
A Pentecostal Approach to Bible Study, by William Simmons
A Pentecostal Approach to Bible study is an exciting and effective method of studying God’s Word that is completely dedicated to fulfilling the Great Commission of our Lord (Matt 28:19-20). Specifically designed for small groups, A Pentecostal Approach to Bible Study incorporates both an inductive and deductive approach to study whereby the student is “drawn into” a deeper understanding of the Bible. Each Bible study in the series is highly devotional in nature and dedicated to the spiritual formation of the believer. This Guide is a carefully prepared manual that supplies step-by-step instructions on how to conduct a Pentecostal study, and is to be used in conjunction with the Enliven: Path to Discipleship Bible study series. In this Guide you will learn what A Pentecostal Approach to Bible Study is, practical tips for starting a study, a working example of an inductive and deductive study on Mark and a suggested schedule for teaching a twelve-week Bible study in the local church.
James: A Path To Discipleship
James: a Path to Discipleship is an exciting, “hands on” approach to studying the Bible. During this twelve-week course, the student will be immersed in God’s Word and will commence a life-changing journey through one of the most challenging books of the Bible. Presented in a highly devotional format, this study is committed to the spiritual formation of everyone who has a passion for the kingdom of God. Upon completing James: a Path to Discipleship, the student will be able to: • Discover the rich truths of God contained in the Epistle of James. • Discern the key elements found in each and every verse of this great epistle. • Devote oneself to the many spiritual challenges that James speaks into our lives. • Disciple oneself and others to not only know God’s Word, but also to put God’s Word into practice. In short, James: a Path to Discipleship is dedicated to making disciples for the Lord Jesus Christ (Matt 28:19-20). It seeks, through the help of God and the power of the Holy Spirit, to enable each believer to clearly hear the Word of God and also to boldly do what the Word says (James 1:22).