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Books : Bible Conference Notebooks

Desert Spirituality
Price: $20.00

The geography of the Bible and the background to the Exodus are studied in this notebook. Perspectives of the "wilderness experience" in the life of Elijah, the theology of Isaiah 40, and Jesus' sojourn in the wilderness are highlighted.

Author: Dr. James Fleming ----- Pages: 160

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Genesis and Exodus
Price: $20.00

Focus in this book on the early movements of the Israelites, perspectives on the symbolic and literal aspects of Genesis, and guidelines for discerning fact, truth, and myth. Follow the patriarchs and matriarchs to the Promised Land. Study what life was like in Canaan, the background of Moses, various theories for dating the Exodus and the location of the Holy Mountain.

Author: Dr. James Fleming ----- Pages: 154

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Islamic Hyper-Fundamentalism and Biblical Issues
Price: $10.00

One way of approaching an understanding of radical Islam, hyper-fundamentalist Islam, is to highlight four things that hyper-fundamentalists have in common whether they be Jewish, Christian or Muslim. These common elements are discussed in this notebook.

Author: Dr. James Fleming ----- Pages: 43

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Jesus the Teacher
Price: $20.00

We likely do not recognize the teacher side of Jesus by just reading the biblical text two thousand years later in our own cultural context setting. Looking at the historical, geographical, and cultural context in which Jesus said these things will help us to see some things we would not necessarily have noticed and see Jesus, the teacher.

Author: Dr. James Fleming ----- Pages: 123

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Lessons About God From The Land Of The Bible
Price: $20.00

This is a brief summary of the geography of the Bible with an archaeology basis for the series of lectures. 95% of the Bible happened on this very small stage of 50x150 miles. Discoveries from various archaeological digs will be studied, as well as the geography and archaeology of the land, and their religious and theological implications.

Author: Dr. James Fleming ----- Pages: 153

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Scriptural Principles for Prayer
Price: $20.00

If you stop and think about it, prayer is the way we speak to our Creator about our greatest concerns in life. By looking at prayer from a biblical historical standpoint, we receive guidance, through scripture, from people who have struggled with many of the same things with which we struggle today.

Author: Dr. James Fleming ----- Pages: 134

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The Context of Holy Week
Price: $20.00

This series of lectures on the Holy Week discusses the political background, which helps us to understand better the reasons for the arrest, trials, and death of Jesus. Holy Week was a dangerous time and these lectures will shed light on what was going on that led to the crucifixion of Jesus on Friday of that week.

Author: Dr. James Fleming ----- Pages: 150

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The Difficult Sayings of Jesus
Price: $20.00

This notebook examines several dozens of the most difficult sayings of Jesus. We will find that quite often a simple piece of cultural background information or an explanation beyond the literal meaning gives sense to what at first seems incomprehensible.

Author: Dr. James Fleming ----- Pages: 136

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The Epistles and Their Cities
Price: $25.00

This notebook looks at the possibility that if one knows more about the cities that received letters in the New Testament, one might be less inclined to take the letter out of context. We need to ask the question, "How might the people in the town that received the letter have understood it in the context and culture of their town?"

Author: Dr. James Fleming ----- Pages: 200

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The Gifts of Christmas
Price: $20.00

These lectures discuss creative ways to give and receive gifts. Looking at examples from the New Testament will expand our notion of gift giving. The gifts Jesus received from those around him and the gifts Jesus gave to others will be examined and considered as models that might apply to us individually as well as a community, especially during our Christmas season.

Author: Dr. James Fleming ----- Pages: 136

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The God Present During  Difficulty
Price: $20.00

This book looks at how the Biblical materials deal with difficulty. Follow in an outline form the sequence of Biblical narratives discussing difficult times from themes such as, Creation, Covenant, Commandments, Christ, Church, and Martyrdom.

Author: Dr. James Fleming ----- Pages: 122

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The Gospel of John
Price: $20.00

John's Gospel is one of the most theological books in the New Testament. John's Gospel is being taught in seminaries in a very different way now than it was twenty years ago. Twenty years ago, for example, the prevailing opinion was that the Gospel of John was the least Jewish of the Gospels. Now, many scholars writing on the Gospel of John believe it is the most Jewish of the four Gospels.

Author: Dr. James Fleming ----- Pages: 137

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