Brian Cosby makes the past come alive for students to explain Christian identity and to help readers avoid past mistakes. The history of the church reveals God’s story for the world – despite the sin, corruption, and twisted events in the church’s past, God has preserved this remnant, His people. Get a new understanding of His plan for the church and your life.
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Praise for God’s Story:
“Fast-paced and focused on major leaders and movements, this book gives a helpful introduction to the history of the church in bite-size portions. Through the ages, God’s Story reminds us that history is His story-the account of God’s works among His people.”
-Joel R. Beeke ~ President and Professor of Systematic Theology and Homiletics, Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary, Grand Rapids, Michigan
“I commend this book to you and pray high school and college students will pick it up in order to have an increasing passion to know and study the history of Christ’s Church.”
-Dave Jenkins ~ Director Servants of Grace Ministries
“Don’t be fooled by the small package: here is robust… history sure to offer wisdom to God’s people and insight to the church’s future leaders. Brian Cosby has done a favor for students everywhere, both young and old!”
-Sean Michael Lucas ~ Senior Minister, First Presbyterian Church, Hattiesburg, Mississippi
“Our history shapes who we are today. Brain Cosby has done you a huge favor. He’s made reading church history easy and fun-and even devotional and worshipful. All you need to do is take up this book and read.”
-Stephen J. Nichols ~ Research Professor of Christianity and culture, Lancaster Bible College, Lancaster, Pennsylvania
About the Author:
Brian H. Cosby (Ph.D., Australian College of Theology) is Pastor of Wayside Presbyterian Church (PCA) in Signal Mountain, Tennessee, and is the author of several books including God’s Story: A Student’s Guide to Church History, Rebels Rescued: A Student’s Guide to Reformed Theology, John Bunyan: The Journey of a Pilgrim, and David Brainerd: A Love for the Lost.
Where to Buy:
God’s Story: A Student’s Guide to Church History by Brian Cosby is available at any good Christian bookstore. If you don’t have a Christian bookstore near you, you may want to consider purchasing a copy from one of the online book retailers listed below: