A good understanding of Christian teaching is important for pastors, missionaries and other church leaders and workers. However, newer Christians, especially those not from church backgrounds, also need grounding in basic beliefs.
This reader-friendly guide provides a clear and concise introduction to key Christian beliefs. Twenty chapters cover a range of biblical topics. with practical application to Christian living. Some historic confessions of faith and suggestions for further reading are also included.
‘Few things are more important in becoming established as a strong Christian than getting your doctrines clear and sorted, and few men are more qualified than Wayne Grudem to lead you into a grasp of the truths of Scripture.’ Terry Virgo
‘This book is a useful read for new and mature Christians alike. Without becoming overly scholarly, Wayne extracts and expands on the core Christian beliefs from a solid biblical base. This is a clear, comprehensive and soundly theological guide.’ Mike Pilavachi
Wayne Grudem is research professor of Bible and theology at Phoenix Seminary, Phoenix, Arizona, USA. He is the author of Systematic Theology and Bible Doctrine, on which Christian beliefs are based. His son, Elliot Grudem, is pastor of Christ our Comfort Presbyterian Church, North Carolina and has degrees from Miami University and Reformed Theological Seminary, Orlando, USA.