Faith Lesson Packs include the DVD with Leader's Guide plus one Discovery Guide. Order additional discovery guides for each member in your group. Follow a rabbi, drink in his words, and be covered in the dust of his feet. So says an ancient Jewish proverb, encouraging disciples to follow right on the heels of their teacher. In this powerful DVD study, journey with Ray on-location to Israel and Turkey. Discover the first-century practice of a Jewish rabbi and his disciples ("talmidim"), and gain new insight into the message of Christ.
Format: Other Vendor: Zondervan Publication Date: 2010 ISBN: 0310889707
ISBN-13: 9780310889700 Availability: In Stock Series:Faith Lessons
This five-session small group Bible study, In the Dust of the Rabbi, by noted teacher and historian, Ray Vander Laan, is volume six of the 12-part Faith Lessons series. In this volume, Vander Laan helps you experience Jesus life up close and personal. This pack includes one softcover Discovery Guide and one DVD. Filmed on location in Israel, Faith Lessons is a unique video series that brings God's Word to life with astounding relevance. By weaving together the Bible's fascinating historical, cultural, religious, and geographical contexts, teacher and historian Ray Vander Laan reveals unique insights into the Scriptures' significance for modern believers. The In the Dust of the Rabbi Discovery Guide (180 pages) includes five sessions. Each lesson - Focuses on passages of Scripture explored in the DVD - Includes sidebars, maps, photos and other study tools- Features questions that facilitate discussion and inspire personal reflection- Includes 25 personal Bible studies to help you deepen your learning experience between sessions, and turn lessons from the past into applications that impact how you live out your faith today. The DVD features five corresponding sessions filmed on location in Galilee, Priene, and Didyma. These illuminating 'faith lessons' afford a new understanding of the Bible that will ground your convictions and transform your life. The Faith Lessons video series is ideal for use in small groups, personal and family Bible studies, and adult Sunday school. Individual believers and families will gain vital insights from long-ago times and cultures through this innovative approach to Bible study. Lessons include:1. When the Rabbi Says, Come Filmed in Galilee2. When the Rabbi Says, Go Filmed in Galilee3. The Presence of God: A Countercultural Community Filmed in Priene4. Living Stones Filmed in Priene5. The Very Words of God Filmed in Didyma This pack includes both the six-session DVD and 180-page Discovery Guide.
Ray Vander Laan is the founder of That the World May Know Ministries and creator of the Faith Lessons video series with Focus on the Family. An ordained minister, he holds the chair of biblical cultural studies as a religion instructor at Holland Christian Schools in Holland, Michigan. He and his wife, Esther, have four children and fifteen grandchildren.