Help your church rekindle the passion of the radical New Testament believers who spread the Word of God throughout the world. This is the book that began the small group movement in churches across America! You'll examine Ephesians 4, 1 Corinthians 12, and Romans 12 to discover and be inspired by the purpose and goals of the early church. 160 pages, softcover from Nelson.
Format: Paperback Vendor: Discovery House Publication Date: 1995 Dimensions: 5 1/2 X 8 (inches)
ISBN: 1572930004 ISBN-13: 9781572930001 Availability: In Stock
Ray Stedman shows you how to recapture the vigor and authenticity of the early churcha radical body of enthusiastic believers who spread the Word of God throughout the world! This bookconsidered a classic by manybrings you challenging questions that makeBody Life both personal and practical.
Body Life is a groundbreaking book inspiring churches and disciples to return to New Testament Christianity. Using principles from Romans 12, 1 Corinthians 12, and Ephesians 4, Stedman helps you discover the dynamic purpose of the church and the exciting role you have to play in the body of Christ.
Ray C. Stedman (19171992) was one of the great pastors, expositors, and spiritual leaders of the twentieth century. A graduate of Dallas Theological Seminary, he was pastor of the Peninsula Bible Church in Palo Alto, California, for forty years. With over twenty books to his credit, from Spiritual Warfare to his insightful commentary Adventuring Through the Bible, Stedman spanned the experiences of the Christian life with his writing. His book Body Life had a tremendous impact on the church in the twentieth century.
In Body Life, Ray C. Stedman uses the leverage of the Word itself to bring us back to the church's real meaning and mission. With strong, convincing arguments he points to the weaknesses within the institutional church, and clearly reminds us of the strength inherent in Christ's body, the true church.