Brand New: A 40-Day Guide to Life in Christ

Lexham Press, 2017
ISBN: 9781683590231
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A Beginner’s Guide to Christianity

What's the Bible really about? What's God like? And what does all this mean for how I live?

Especially when you're new to the Christian faith, these questions surface again and again. Brand New is a brief and practical 40-day devotional for new believers. It will help you reflect on and answer these questions for yourself. You'll learn the basics of the Christian faith: the story of the Bible, the character of God, and the practices of the Christian life.

Each day you'll dig into an an important topic and read Bible passages that shed light on it. Reflection questions help you respond to what God might be showing you. Each devotion ends with a prayer paraphrased from the Bible so you can learn how to use God's word in your own prayers.

With Brand New you'll launch into an exciting adventure of trusting God and growing in faith!

 

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Praise for Brand New

Brand New ... will refresh your heart and soul by constantly pointing you to Jesus.

—Jarrid Wilson, pastor, author of Love Is Oxygen

Contents

  • The Journey Begins
  • What Does Freedom Really Mean?
  • Why Is the Bible Important?
  • Part 1: The Story of the Bible
    • God’s Creativity from the Beginning
    • Our Choice
    • The Life Is in the Blood
    • The Night the Lord Passed Over
    • The Law and the Wilderness Walk
    • The Plan Foretold
    • The Plan Unfolds
    • Repent, for the Kingdom of Heaven Has Come Near
    • Jesus Is One Person, Fully God and Fully Human
    • Jesus’ Ministry on Earth
    • Jesus’ Death on the Cross
    • Jesus’ Resurrection
    • Jesus’ Ascension
    • Pentecost and Living in the In-Between
    • Jesus Is Coming Back
    • Heaven
  • Part 2: The Character of God
    • God Is a Mystery
    • God Is a Trinity
    • God Is the Only God
    • God Is Everywhere and God Knows Everything
    • God Is Love That Won’t Fade
    • God Is Perfect and Unchanging
    • God Is a Refuge
    • God Is the Ultimate Warrior
    • God Is Forgiveness
    • God Is Personal
  • Part 3: Living Life with God
    • Church—A Building Can’t Contain It
    • Baptism—It’s Not Just Water
    • Communion—It’s Not a Snack
    • Worship—More than Singing
    • Prayer—Talking with God
    • Giving—What We Do with What We Have
    • Service—Being About More Than Yourself
    • Fellowship—Taking Friendship Up a Notch
    • Evangelism—It’s for Everyone
    • A Work in Progress
    • Where Do I Go from Here?

Product Details

  • Title: Brand New: A 40-Day Guide to Life in Christ
  • Author: Shilo Taylor
  • Publisher: Lexham Press
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Pages: 178
  • Format: Logos Digital, Paperback
  • Trim Size: 5x7
  • ISBN: 9781683590231

About Shilo Taylor

Shilo Taylor serves in youth ministry at North County Christ the King Church in Lynden, WA. She also writes, teaches, supports foster families, and tends chickens, bunnies, barn cats, and vegetable gardens. Shilo and her husband have four creative and expressive children.