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Reason for God Pack, Includes One DVD and One Discussion Guide Paperback – October 30, 2010
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Timothy Keller is the founder and senior pastor of Redeemer Presbyterian Church in New York City, and the New York Times bestselling author of The Reason for God and The Prodigal God. He has also mentored young urban church planters and pastors in New York and other cities through Redeemer City to City, which has helped launch over 200 churches in 35 global cities to date.
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Two other observations: This book is somewhat academic, and the 6 sessions don't line up directly with the order of the chapters in the book. I had one person buy the book, begin reading, and back out of the study because she'd rather keep her faith "simple". I got around the chapter order issue by letting participants read the book in order and then just selecting the DVD session that matched the chapter. So far, this adaptation has been fine.
These resources really helped me get in touch again with some of the doubts and questions I held before I was a believer, and by doing so, strengthened my own faith. He points out that non-belief is a chosen belief and very clearly articulates the false logic and misconceptions that so easily lead many to dismiss the Bible and Christian faith. Thought-provoking and a great resource for anyone who cares about representing our faith to others.
The subject matter is important for a few reasons. I feel the questions that are posed here are real questions most of us have from time to time, and it's important to arm ourselves and others with answers to these questions. When we or our friends have doubts, we will have a quick answer, or at least a springboard for some critical thought on the matter.
I was surprised the teenagers grabbed on to it so well, since it's not particularly entertaining or flashy production value. But the content is compelling, and you can tell the heart Timothy Keller has for the lost. I plan to run this series with some adults at some point, and maybe make it a recurring group for new believers. It's important we don't just leave these kinds of questions to "just have faith" platitudes.
The discussion Guide is very helpful. Probably not absolutely necessary but does provide additional insight.
We used it in a small group and almost always had plenty of discussion after viewing the DVD.
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Materials presented in an atmosphere of respect and with an attitude of love. Just as Christ would want it. Well done!Published 15 days ago by Amazon Customer
I always appreciate Tim Keller's perspective regarding the culture and Christianity today. This book is exceptional!Published 18 days ago by retired navy nurse
Highly recommend this for a study group. Addresses questions and concerns that many ask about the Christian faith.Published 5 months ago by Ron Scheffler
Excellent aid in thinking through Christian beliefs in a very non threatening way to non Christians.Published 7 months ago by PDenger
Discussion and DVD are worth the price. They are both very informativePublished 15 months ago by J. Snyder
Our group loves the sessions with Keller discussing relevant questions about God. The sessions Talk about things one would not normally thinks about that are interesting.Published 15 months ago by Glenn Ely