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Free Stuff Fridays Updated
September 30, 2016

This week’s Free Stuff Fridays is sponsored by Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary. There will be 5 winners this week, and each winner will receive a great prize: a set of the collector’s edition Sermons of Charles Spurgeon. Originally published in 1883 in ten volumes, this handsome 1996 reprinting by Baker Books combines the collection into 5 volumes in hunter green hardback with gold embossing. (Each of the 5 new volumes contains 2 of the original 1883 volumes.) This collection would make an excellent addition to any Christian family or leader’s library.

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Free Stuff Fridays Updated
September 23, 2016

This week’s Free Stuff Fridays is sponsored by Zondervan. There will be 5 winners this week and each of them will receive a great package of material from Nabeel Qureshi. The winners will receive:

  • No God but One: Allah or Jesus? “Former Muslim Nabeel Qureshi’s new, New York Times bestselling book No God but One examines the most important questions at the intersection of Islam and Christianity. Nabeel shares stories from his life and ministry, casts new light on current events, and explores pivotal incidents in the histories of both religions, providing a resource that is gripping and thought-provoking, respectful and challenging. Readers of Qureshi’s first book, Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus, will appreciate this careful and respectful comparison of Islam and Christianity. While Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus showed us the conversion of Nabeel’s heart, this new follow-up, No God but One, shows us the conversion of Nabeel’s mind. Both religions teach that there is No God but One, but this book will help you discern who deserves to be worshiped: Allah or Jesus?”
  • Answering Jihad: A Better Way Forward. “Nabeel Qureshi’s Answering Jihad is a personal, challenging, and respectful answer to the many questions surrounding jihad, the rise of ISIS, and Islamic terrorism. There is no question that innocents are being slaughtered in the name of Allah and in the way of jihad, but do the terrorists’ actions actually reflect the religion of Islam? Setting aside speculations and competing voices, what really is jihad? How are we to understand jihad in relation to our Muslim neighbors and friends? Why is there such a surge of Islamist terrorism in the world today, and how are we to respond? In Answering Jihad, bestselling author Nabeel Qureshi answers these questions from the perspective of a former Muslim who is deeply concerned for both his Muslim family and his American homeland.”
  • Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus: A Better Way Forward (Expanded Edition). “In Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus, Nabeel Qureshi describes his dramatic journey from Islam to Christianity, complete with friendships, investigations, and supernatural dreams along the way. Providing an intimate window into a loving Muslim home, Qureshi shares how he developed a passion for Islam before discovering, almost against his will, evidence that Jesus rose from the dead and claimed to be God. Unable to deny the arguments but not wanting to deny his family, Qureshi’s inner turmoil will challenge Christians and Muslims alike. Engaging and thought-provoking, Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus tells a powerful story of the clash between Islam and Christianity in one man’s heart—and of the peace he eventually found in Jesus.
  • Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus Video Study (DVD). “Building on the powerful story and arguments he shared in Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus, author Nabeel Qureshi takes viewers deeper into apologetics and evangelism among Muslims with this complete video lecture course. In eight sessions of about 30 minutes each he explores Muslim culture, the most common Muslim objections to Christianity, and the core doctrines upon which Islam stands or falls. Compassionate and clear, Nabeel’s lectures will be a useful training tool for pastors, outreach leaders, and any believers wanting to winsomely engage Muslims in spiritual conversations. Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus Video Study develops in further detail the objections to Islam and case for Christianity that Qureshi introduced inSeeking Allah, Finding Jesus. When used with the accompanying Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus Study Guide, this accessible course is perfect for adult classes, small groups, segments in college or seminary courses, and motivated independent learners alike.”
  • Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus Study Guide. “The Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus Study Guide develops in further detail the objections to Islam and case for Christianity that Qureshi introduced in Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus. When studied with the accompanying Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus Video Study, this complete course is perfect for adult classes, small groups, segments in college or seminary courses, and motivated independent learners alike.”

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Free Stuff Fridays Updated
September 16, 2016

This week’s Free Stuff Fridays is sponsored by CLC Publications. They are giving away a great set of books for the Christian family. The Family Pack from CLC Publications contains Faith That Lasts, The Unfair Advantage and The Parent Map, and is ideal for any family looking for great, practical ways to incorporate more gospel-centered living into their lives and interactions with one another.

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Free Stuff Fridays Updated
September 09, 2016

This week’s Free Stuff Fridays is sponsored by Zondervan Academic Online Courses, who was also the blog’s sponsor for the week. They are giving away full access to three online courses: Systematic Theology 1 and Systematic Theology 2, both taught by Wayne Grudem, and Historical Theology, taught by Gregg Allison.

If you’ve spent any amount of time reading and learning theology, you know it can be difficult. Even people who study theology for a living understand this struggle. You also probably already know that one of the most accessible and well-known systematic theologies of our time is written by Wayne Grudem. In fact, more than half a million people have used his Systematic Theology text in seminary classes, church reading groups, and for personal study. Now, Dr. Grudem has made this material even more accessible as part of two new online courses.

In these courses, you’ll get a total of 57 video segments. In these segment, Dr. Grudem explains the core doctrines of the church in easy-to-understand language. With the course, you’ll also get access to the entire text of Systematic Theology, along with tools to help you review the material in each lesson. These two courses are each the equivalent of three-credit, seminary level courses. In addition to the two Systematic Theology online courses, you will also get access to Gregg Allison’s Historical Theology online course. This course will show you how each doctrine developed from the early church through the modern era.

When you have finished these courses, you will be able to explain all the core doctrines of the church, show the biblical support for each one, and understand how they have developed throughout the church’s history.

This week, one person will win access to these three online courses. It’s the best way to learn theology—and you’ll be learning from two expert theologians who have been teaching it for years.

Even better, even if you don’t win the giveaway, you can still get free access to part of Dr. Grudem’s course, Introduction to the Doctrine of Scripture. This mini-course is free through this weekend for readers of this blog. The free offer will expire on Monday, so you’ll want to sign up right now if you haven’t already.

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Free Stuff Fridays Updated
September 02, 2016

 

This week’s Free Stuff Fridays is sponsored by Matthias Media. You remembered from their sponsored post that they have released The Vine Project, an unexpected sequel to The Trellis & the Vine. Today they are giving it away as part of a collection of disciple-making resources. There will be 5 winners this week and each will receive the following 5 products:

This is highlighted, of course, by The Vine Project. Here’s what you need to know about it: “In this much-anticipated book, Colin Marshall and Tony Payne answer the question they have been asked countless times by pastors and church leaders all around the world since the publication of The Trellis and the Vine. The question goes like this:

“Look, I’ve read your book, and it expresses what I have always thought about Christian ministry. But as I kept reading, I had this sinking feeling that what actually happens in our church is still a long way from the kind of disciple-making ministry vision you outline and that I believe in. So my question is this: What can we do about it? How can we shape the whole culture of our church around disciple-making?”

In The Vine Project, Marshall and Payne provide a roadmap and resources for this sort of church-wide culture change. The book guides your ministry leadership team through a five-phase process for growth and change, with biblical input, practical ideas, resources, case studies, exercises and projects along the way.

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Free Stuff Fridays Updated
August 26, 2016

This week’s Free Stuff Fridays is sponsored by Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary (who, of course, also sponsored the blog this week). MBTS is hosting the For the Church Conference this fall and they would love for you to attend. To that end they are giving away a pair of tickets to 5 winners! If you are not able to attend, they will instead send you a package of books.

The For the Church Conference will take place from September 26-27, 2016 at Midwestern Seminary in beautiful Kansas City, Missouri. It will feature Jason Allen, Danny Akin, Jared Wilson, Owen Strachan, Ronnie Floyd and others. And, again, if you are unable to use these free tickets, they would like to send you a package of books, so one way or another there is something great for you to win.

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For the Church

Free Stuff Fridays Updated
August 19, 2016

This week’s Free Stuff Fridays is sponsored by the G3 Conference which also sponsored the blog this week. The G3 Conference will be taking place January 19-21 in Atlanta, Georgia, and will feature a long list of speakers including Paul Washer, Steven Lawson, D.A. Carson, Voddie Baucham, James White, Conrad Mbewe and many more. 

There will be just one winner this week but the prize is a good one: Passes for 4 to attend the G3 Conference. These passes are transferable to someone else if you cannot make it yourself. Failing that, we’ll replace the passes with a package of books. So one way or another there is something great for you to win. 

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Free Stuff Fridays Updated
August 12, 2016

This week’s Free Stuff Fridays is sponsored by Zondervan and they are offering pre-release copies of what is sure to be a popular book when it releases at the end of the month—Nabeel Qureshi’s No God but One: Allah or Jesus?. Here’s their description of the book:

Having shared his journey of faith in the New York Times bestselling Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus, Nabeel Qureshi now examines Islam and Christianity in detail, exploring areas of crucial conflict and unpacking the relevant evidence. In this anticipated follow-up book, Nabeel reveals what he discovered in the decade following his conversion, providing a thorough and careful comparison of the evidence for Islam and Christianity—evidence that wrenched his heart and transformed his life.

No God but One: Allah or Jesus? addresses the most important questions at the interface of Islam and Christianity: How do the two religions differ? Are the differences significant? Can we be confident that either Christianity or Islam is true? And most important, is it worth sacrificing everything for the truth? Nabeel shares stories from his life and ministry, casts new light on current events, and explores pivotal incidents in the histories of both religions, providing a resource that is gripping and thought-provoking, respectful and challenging.

Both Islam and Christianity teach that there is No God but One, but who deserves to be worshiped, Allah or Jesus?

Winners will also receive a copy of Quresh’s bestselling debut book Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus.

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