Courage to Stand: Jeremiah's Message for Post-Christian Times
Courage to Stand: Jeremiah's Message for Post-Christian Times
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Book Details
  • 208 Pages
  • Publisher : P&R Publishing Company
  • Publication Date : May 2009

Courage to Stand: Jeremiah's Message for Post-Christian Times

Ryken, Phillip Graham

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Watch a sermon by Phil Ryken from Jeremiah 14:1-27 entitled For God's Sake Do Something. (The Gospel Coalition)

Publisher's Description

Is the world turning its back on God?

Western civilization is standing at a crossroads - a crossroads where God is beckoning his people to do as the prophet Jeremiah did. To stand up and speak the truth; to follow God, even if it hurts; to weep for the rudderless people you meet every day; to pray and influence our culture for Christ

In Jeremiah's day, a time much like our own, public life was becoming dominated by pagan ideas and practices. Jeremiah showed courage and passion - even through his sufferings - to show us how to live for God in today's difficult times.

This is the story of his life and ministry: from it you will find down-to-earth help and fresh examples on how to live, think, and feel in a godless culture and encouragement to proclaim the truth of God's word - regardless of cost.

Your stand may also lead to opposition, hostility and even persecution but God promises that in the end victory will be yours as you grow in courage and devotion.

208 Pages
Published May 2009

About the Author

Philip Graham Ryken (PhD, Oxford) is President of Wheaton College in Wheaton, Illinois. He is Bible teacher for the Alliance of Confessing Evangelicals, and can be heard weekly on the radio broadcast Every Last Word. He has written or edited more than thirty books including The Message of Salvation, The Doctrines of Grace (with James Montgomery Boice) and Ryken's Bible Handbook.