In today's diverse society, most Christians come face-to-face with believers in Islam, Buddhism, Hinduism, Taoism, Judaism, Secularism, or New Age. Now, more than ever, it's important to understand these belief systems! This easy-to-use handbook presents the origins, basic beliefs, and evangelistic challenges of these and other religions. A great resource for apologetics! 272 pages, softcover from Bethany.
Keys to understanding our shrinking world
A generation ago almost everyone a Christian encountered went to church--or at least knew he or she should. Today, with the world at America's doorstep, evangelical Christians more than ever need to understand their neighbors and their changing beliefs.
The Compact Guide to World Religions is a complete, easy-to-use handbook of the origins, basic beliefs, and evangelistic challenges and opportunities of the world's major religions in clear, easy-to-use chapters and charts.
Dean Halverson is a World Religions Specialist with International Students Inc., a para-church organization committed to sharing Christ with the half-million internationals studying in the U.S. He was a researcher for the Spiritual Counterfeits Project and is the author of Crystal Clear: Understanding and Reaching New Agers. He lives in Colorado with his wife, Debbie. They have three children.