Synopses & Reviews
If you want to deepen your faith and increase your knowledge of church history quickly, then 5 Minute Church Historian is your answer. It's maximum truth in minimum time. Each brief, five-minute reading brings you one step closer to understanding your Christian heritage. This book provides the big picture ? the people, movements and events that shaped 2,000 years of Christian history. Take a few minutes ? and learn a lot. 5 Minute Church Historian is the third installment in the popular ?5 Minute? series (5 Minute Apologist and 5 Minute Theologian).
Understand the big picture of church history and be more grounded in your faith. This guidebook answers questions of the faith in easy-to-follow ways.
Short 5-minute readings make it easy to learn church history and deepen your faith.
Become better rooted in your faith. This book is ideal for readers who want to be well-versed in the major points of church history without having to obtain a seminary degree. Who are the major leaders who shaped the history of the church? Understand the big picture of church history and be more grounded in your faith in just minutes per day. These brief, five-minute readings make it easy.
To live godly lives, we need a foundation of God-centeredness. This book will help you establish that foundation.
Scripture tells us that God has given us “everything we need for life and godliness.” But what makes a Christian godly?
In this book, Navigator author Jerry Bridges examines what it means to grow in Christian character. Learn more about the character of God as you grow a deeper relationship with Him. Establish the foundation upon which godly character is built and continue by developing maturity and pursuing holiness.
About the Author
Rick Cornish is a former Marine Officer with an earned doctorate degree from Denver Seminary as well as a masters degree in Greek and history from the University of Nebraska.
He has seventeen years experience as a pastor in the U.S., and is currently a missionary teacher of theology, New Testament, and church history with "Teaching Truth International" (TTI).
He teaches in several places around the world, but mostly in China. He previously served as U.S. Director and teacher of New Testament and systematic theology at Donetsk Christian University in Ukraine.
Rick is the author of three books: 5 Minute Theologian, 5 Minute Apologist, and 5 Minute Church Historian, all published by NavPress. He is currently working on a fourth book for NavPress.
He is married to Tracy, who works as the assistant to the women’s ministry director at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Minneapolis. They have two sons.