內容簡介 Are you striving to live the kind of life that brings God glory? Like many believers, you're probably striving to run your race with purpose. You want to ensure your time and energy is spent on God's more excellent things and your efforts are not in vain. But sometimes, it may feel as if the demands of life get you off-track. Philippians--an easy-to-use, six-week study--will help you stay the course as you live out your desire for God to be magnified through you. In as few as 15 minutes a day, you'll develop a new perspective for God's eternal purposes in your daily moments. As you gain new understanding of the rich truths found in this book, God's presence and peace will permeate your mind, and your heart will experience an overflowing and uncontainable joy. Designed for believers who are pressed for time but crave more depth from their Bible study, Philippians offers a relevant and lasting approach for reading and understanding Scripture as you work through the FOCUS method each week: F--Foundation: Enjoy Every Word O--Observation: Look at the Details C--Clarification: Uncover the Original Meaning U--Utilization: Discover the Connections S--Summation: Respond to God's Word Focus on quality, not quantity--no fear or intimidation. Make each minute of your valuable time count, and find a renewed enjoyment and connection with God's Word.
作者介紹 Dr. Chris Orr loves the Word of God and is particularly gifted at helping others understand and apply the Bible to their busy lives. He holds a Master of Divinity from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and a Doctorate of Ministry from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Chris currently serves as a senior pastor but has served churches in various roles, including youth, worship, college, and recreation. Chris and his wife Katie both ministered on college campuses with Cru (Campus Crusade for Christ). They enjoy their three young children and working together in ministry. Katie Orr, creator of the FOCUSed15 Bible study method, is passionate about equipping busy women to experience God. An enthusiastic and dedicated teacher and speaker, she is a prolific blogger and has written for well-known sites such as inspiredtoaction.com, flourish.me, missionalwomen.com, and themobsociety.com, as well as other high-subscriber blogsites. A former Cru (Campus Crusade for Christ) staff member and mother to three young children, she and pastor-husband Chris are part of the church revitalization movement where they call Harrodsburg, Kentucky, home.