Men of the Bible is all about the life of the Men from Jesus’ time. It is a 52-week organized reading material designed to help the you have a deeper understanding of the Bible. If you are not the “Bible-type-of-person”, this book can serve as a guide for you in familiarizing yourself with the bible. The stories of each men in this book will help you appreciate God’s words and the wonders of the Bible. As you read about the life of each men, you might find a situation similar to you or someone you know. Like the men in the Bible, we commit sins, we struggle to follow God’s will and we strive for our salvation.
Designed for personal prayer and study or for use in small groups, Men of the Bible will help you make Bible reading a daily habit. Whether you dip into portions or read every page, this book will help you grow in character, wisdom, and obedience as a person after God’s own heart.
– Men of the Bible (back cover)
Written by Ann Spangler and published by OMF Literature, this book is available at the HS Filipiniana Section (F 220.92 Sp1m 2002).
About the author:
Ann Spangler’s sensitivity to the ever-changing spiritual and cultural climate in which we live has enabled her to address themes of profound interest to many readers. Praised for the freshness, depth, and honesty of her writing, Ann writes in ways that reveal not just her intellectual curiosity but her desire for a deeper connection with God. An award-winning writer, Ann published her first book in 1994. It became an instant best-seller. Since then she has followed up with several best-selling books, including Women of the Bible (co-authored with Jean Syswerda), Praying the Names of God, Praying the Names of Jesus and The One-Year Devotions for Women. Together, her books have sold millions of copies.
Filipiniana Book of the Week: Men of the Bible
by Ms. Dianne Erika A. Lo