Besieged on all sides, the early church faced external and internal threats. Followers of Christ could easilyhave been defeated or diverted. A distinct minority in a pagan society, they could have capitulated to their culture. But, challenged by God through these holy writersand strengthened by the Holy Spirit, they stood fast, evenunto death.
Written by the team who designed and wrote the Life Application Bible, this commentary series is practical,and strives for accuracy and theologial soundness.
The Life Application Bible Commentary series is the only commentary to offer sermon and lesson applications alongside stirring commentary. Each volume in the series provides in-depth explanation, background, and application for every verse in the text. Perfect for sermon preparation and lesson planning, this one-of-a-kind reference provides excellent quotes and a bibliography for additional commentary.
Additional features include
- Charts, diagrams, and maps on the same page as their related verses
- Quotes from various versions, such as the NIV, NRSV, and NLT
- Key information graphically highlighted