Download e-book for iPad: By Grace Alone: Forgiveness for Everyone, for Everything, by J. Harold Ellens,Virginia Ingram

By J. Harold Ellens,Virginia Ingram

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ISBN-13: 9781498267908

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those sermons make a powerful exegetical and homiletical case, each one dependent upon particular biblical texts, for the crucial biblical declare for God’s radical, unconditional, and common grace to humankind. They handle a number of topics and texts for usual Time, with the reason of bizarre the reader, preacher, or hearer with a clean and attention-getting viewpoint at the gospel message. This quantity is stuffed with sermons that deal in each case with profound biblical and theological concerns, exegetically grounded in direct interpretation of Scripture texts, and woven jointly in one of these means as to continually convey to the outside the mainstream of the unconventional grace theology that's the notice of God all through either the Hebrew Bible (OT) and the Christian Scriptures (NT). That grace theology mainstream runs from Genesis 3:15 to the final bankruptcy of The Revelation of St. John.

“J. Harold Ellens is aware how one can craft a memorable sermon and the way to constantly have whatever new to assert, a brand new attitude of imaginative and prescient, a superbly instructed anecdote from his personal immensely different lifestyles adventure. exhibits why analyzing sermons want by no means develop into an old school pastime.”
—David J. A. Clines, Professor Emeritus of religious study, Sheffield University

“As aspects on a gem display its hidden attractiveness, so Ellens’s sermons reveal the intensity and sweetness of the scriptures in relation to the seasons of the Christian yr. His lengthy profession ready him good to writer this publication. With the strategy of a pupil, the endurance of a instructor, and the knowledge of a pastor, he offers the reader new insights into those standard scriptures. To learn one among his sermons on an excellent summer time day is to grasp ‘Joy to the area, the Lord is come,’ or to learn one other on an afternoon of significant desire will supply the reader cause to be pleased about this book.”
—Beuna Coburn Carlson, retired Church Administrator and Christian Educator, PCUSA

“I have in simple terms truly heard one sermon through J. Harold Ellens, yet analyzing this excellent assortment jogs my memory why he has lengthy been one among my favourite homilists. extra like a talk than a monologue, those sermons instantly pull me into discussion inside myself and with God. learn them and be challenged, inspired, provoked, expert, and edified. obtain them as drugs in your spirit and soul. Be ready to be blessed by way of the Spirit that encouraged them.”
—David G. Benner, writer of Soulful Spirituality and Spirituality and the Awakening Self (website:

“Throughout Harold Ellens’s existence he has been referred to as professor, surgeon, and colonel. but, Ellens is rarely happier than whilst humans name him pastor. he's a guy who likes to hold forth the good news of the Bible, anything he truly articulates as grace that's common, unconditional, and radical. but, for Harold, preaching isn't reserved for the pulpit. His scholars be aware of that God’s grace is offered to everyone, his sufferers understand that God loves them it doesn't matter what, and the warriors he counsels, directly from the battlefields of Iraq, understand that God’s grace will get to the very center in their being, and will heal the discomfort in their souls. despite the fact that, it really is within the conventional surroundings of a church on Sunday morning the place Ellens preaches the message of grace with a craftsmanship honed over sixty years of provider as a clergyman. All of his sermons are written with love and event, and are continually aesthetic, funny, clever, suitable, and lifestyles altering. it's been a excitement to learn this book.”
—Virginia Ingram, Murdoch collage, Perth, Australia

J. Harold Ellens is a famous retired Preacher and Pastor, a retired Chaplain within the US military, and a retired professor of philosophy, bible study, and psychology. he's at the moment a pastoral counselor and psychotherapist in deepest perform. Of his a variety of courses, he's the writer of Probing the Frontiers of bible study and sincere religion for Our Time.

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