Finding Common Ground: How to Communicate With Those Outside the Christian Community...While We Still Can. - eBook  -     By: Tim Downs
Buy Item $8.79 Retail: $10.99 Save 20% ($2.20) Add To Cart


Add To Wishlist

Finding Common Ground: How to Communicate With Those Outside the Christian Community...While We Still Can. - eBook

Moody Publishers / 2009 / ePub

$8.79 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $10.99
|
Save 20% ($2.20)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW10271EB

Current Promotions
* This product is available for purchase only in certain countries. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Read this eBook on:




  • Other Formats (2)
  • Others Also Purchased (15)
Other Formats (2)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $8.79
    Retail: $10.99
    Add To Cart
    0
    $8.79
  2. In Stock
    $10.99
    Retail: $13.99
    Add To Cart
    $10.99
Others Also Purchased (15)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include

Have questions about eBooks? Check out our eBook FAQs.

Product Description

Sowing the seed of the Gospel and harvesting the resultant crop are two important concerns for all Christians. Tim Downs emphasizes the sowing aspect in Finding Common Ground without downplaying the importance of harvesting. We live in a country and a world very different from the generations of the early and mid-1900s, and being aware of the differences can make us ready for the challenges of our day.
The biblical model for preaching the Gospel has two branches, both important and necessary for the spread of the Good News. While clearly a supporter of harvesting, Downs believes that this can only be accomplished fully after the seed of truth has been sown in the good soil. Downs marks out cultural indicators that should inform the individual Christian to whether harvesting or sowing, and, since the cultural indicators point towards a less receptive populace at this time, he advocates and illustrates the sowing perspective at this time in America's history.

Product Information

Format: DRM Protected ePub
Vendor: Moody Publishers
Publication Date: 2009
ISBN: 9780802480651
ISBN-13: 9780802480651
Availability: In Stock

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. War Room Study Guide
    War Room Study Guide
    Stephen Kendrick, Alex Kendrick
    B&H Books / 2015 / Trade Paperback
    $7.99
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 3 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW040355
    Video
  2. War Room Study Guide, Pack of 10
    War Room Study Guide, Pack of 10
    B&H Books / 2015 / Trade Paperback
    $74.90 Retail: $79.90 Save 6% ($5.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW04035X
    Video
  3. I Am a Church Member: Discovering the Attitude that Makes the Difference
    I Am a Church Member: Discovering the Attitude that Makes the Difference
    Thom S. Rainer
    B&H Books / 2013 / Hardcover
    $5.99 Retail: $12.99 Save 54% ($7.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 43 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW679735
    Video
  4. Communion Cups, 1000 - CBD Exclusive
    Communion Cups, 1000 - CBD Exclusive
    CBD Exclusive / Gift
    $13.99 Retail: $17.99 Save 22% ($4.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 184 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW29545

Related Products

  1. Growing in Christ, 2 Volumes in 1: Lessons on Assurance and Lessons on Christian Living
    Growing in Christ, 2 Volumes in 1: Lessons on Assurance and Lessons on Christian Living
    The Navigators
    NavPress / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $6.99 Retail: $9.99 Save 30% ($3.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 57 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW91572
  2. Experiencing God Workbook: Knowing and Doing the Will of God, Member Book, Updated
    Experiencing God Workbook: Knowing and Doing the Will of God, Member Book, Updated
    Henry T. Blackaby, Richard Blackaby, Claude V. King
    Lifeway / 2007 / Trade Paperback
    $19.99
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 68 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW858387
    Video
  3. The New National Baptist Hymnal-Red Pulpit Edition
    The New National Baptist Hymnal-Red Pulpit Edition
    R.H. Boyd Publishing / Hardcover
    $13.99 Retail: $14.95 Save 6% ($0.96)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 9 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW420192
  4. 30 Life Principles: A Study for Growing in Knowledge and Understanding of God
    30 Life Principles: A Study for Growing in Knowledge and Understanding of God
    Charles F. Stanley
    Thomas Nelson / 2008 / Trade Paperback
    $5.99 Retail: $9.99 Save 40% ($4.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 28 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW531080

Publisher's Description

When it comes to reaching the new generation for Christ, are believers truly sowing for the future-or just reaping the benefits of past evangelistic efforts? Tim Downs suggests practical ways for today's Christians to cultivate fruitful relationships in our communities, and bring our troubled culture the healing it needs so much.

Author Bio

TIM DOWNS is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Indiana University in Graphic Design. After graduation in 1976 he created a comic strip, Downstown, which was syndicated by Universal Press Syndicate. His cartooning has appeared in more than a hundred newspapers worldwide. In 1979 he joined the staff of Campus Crusade for Christ, where he founded and directed the Communication Center, a communication training facility. He continues to serve as a speaker and writer. He and his wife, Joy, have spoken at FamilyLife Marriage and Parenting Conferences since 1985. He is author of First the Dead, Less Than Dead, Chop Shop, Head Game, Plague Maker, Shoo Fly Pie, and Finding Common Ground, which was awarded the Gold Medallion Award in 2000. He is also co-author of Fight Fair and The Seven Conflicts: Resolving the Most Common Disagreements in Marriage along with his wife Joy. Tim lives in Cary, North Carolina, with his wife and three children.

Product Reviews

5 Stars Out Of 5
5 out of 5
(6)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
Quality:
out Of 5
( out of 5)
Value:
out Of 5
( out of 5)
Meets Expectations:
out Of 5
( out of 5)
0%
of customers would recommend this product to a friend.
SORT BY:
SEE:
Displaying items 1-5 of 6
Page 1 of 2 12 Next
  1. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    February 14, 2008
    Eli Ortiz
    This review was written for Finding Common Ground.
    Great book! an untraditional way of approaching those who don't know about what the gospel is really about. thanks Mr. Downs for bringing truth to my traditional ways, now I can sow and reap wisely
  2. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    April 17, 2002
    Steve Barke
    This review was written for Finding Common Ground.
    Powerful challenge to the church to be in the world but not of it; To live in light of eternity and still think in terms of the here and now. Loving your neighbor means to engage them in real life thoughtfully, respectfully and purposefully. What a refreshing book!
  3. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    October 4, 2000
    Michael Lagoski
    This review was written for Finding Common Ground.
    Tim Downs has clearly shown the church what needs to happen if she wants to reach the "unchurched". Evangelism isn't for the professional staff, it's for everyone. Tim has sounded a wake up call to all of us!!
  4. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    June 19, 2000
    B. McComas
    This review was written for Finding Common Ground.
    Tim Downs does a great job in communicating what it will take to Artfully sow the Gospel to this generation. It's a must read for everyone interested in reaching those outside the 'church' culture.
  5. 5 Stars Out Of 5
    April 18, 2000
    R Mills
    This review was written for Finding Common Ground.
    Incredible insight into what it takes to reach people for Christ today. A wake up call for the church. Read this book!
Displaying items 1-5 of 6
Page 1 of 2 12 Next

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search