Men of the Word: Insights for Life from Men Who Walked with God

Overview

What is God's calling for men? What character qualities does He value? What is biblical manhood, and how is it cultivated?

The answers to those all-important questions are found in the lives of men of the Bible—men like Abraham, Joseph, Moses, Joshua, Daniel, and Paul. Every one of them struggled with the same issues faced by men ...

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Overview

What is God's calling for men? What character qualities does He value? What is biblical manhood, and how is it cultivated?

The answers to those all-important questions are found in the lives of men of the Bible—men like Abraham, Joseph, Moses, Joshua, Daniel, and Paul. Every one of them struggled with the same issues faced by men today...which makes them highly relevant role models that define what a real man is from God's perspective. Readers will discover that real men...

  • treasure God's Word
  • refuse to compromise
  • wait on the Lord
  • pray with boldness
  • lead with courage
  • reflect God's love
  • serve with humility
  • count the cost

This resource is both powerful and down-to-earth practical, providing much-needed clarity and encouragement on the essentials of biblical manhood. Men will find great fulfillment as they pursue all that God desires for them to be.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780736929813
  • Publisher: Harvest House Publishers
  • Publication date: 4/1/2011
  • Pages: 246
  • Sales rank: 1,205,533
  • Product dimensions: 5.34 (w) x 8.46 (h) x 0.62 (d)

Meet the Author

Nathan Busenitz has served on the pastoral staff alongside John MacArthur at Grace Community Church and teaches theology at The Master's Seminary. He has MDiv and ThM degrees from the seminary and is currently pursuing his ThD. He is the associate editor of the powerful book Right Thinking in a World Gone Wrong, and is the managing editor of Pulpit magazine.

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Table of Contents

Foreword: Real Men Walk with God John MacArthur 7

Preface: The Key to Becoming a Godly Man Nathan Busenitz 11

1 Real Men Live by Faith: Lessons from the Life of Abraham Nathan Busenitz 13

2 Real Men Find Satisfaction in God: Lessons from the Life of Solomon Rick Holland 23

3 Real Men Treasure God's Word: Lessons from the Life of Josiah Tom Patton 37

4 Real Men Pray with Boldness: Lessons from the Life of Elijah Justin McKitterick 47

5 Real Men Love to Worship: Lessons from the Hymn Writers of Israel John Martin 59

6 Real Men Flee Temptation: Lessons from the Life of Timothy Andrew Gutierrez 71

7 Real Men Repent from Sin: Lessons from the Life of David Mark Zhakevich 83

8 Real Men Refuse to Compromise: Lessons from the Life of Daniel Kelly Wright 95

9 Real Men Lead with Courage: Lessons from the Life of Nehemiah Jonathan Rourke 107

10 Real Men Love Their Wives: Lessons from the Life of Peter Rich Gregory 119

11 Real Men Shepherd Their Families: Lessons from Ephesians 5-6 Jim Pile 129

12 Real Men Work Hard: Lessons from the Book of Proverbs Austin Duncan 141

13 Real Men Love Their Enemies: Lessons from the Life of Elisha Jesse Johnson 153

14 Real Men Share the Gospel: Lessons from the Book of Acts Kevin Edwards 165

15 Real Men Love the Church: Lessons from the Life of Paul Brent Small 177

Appendix 1 Real Men Pursue Purity Bill Shannon 189

Appendix 2 Questions for Personal Study or Group Discussion 197

Biblical Reference Guide 215

Notes 245

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