The Life We Claim

The Apostles' Creed for Preaching, Teaching, and Worship

The Life We Claim
Author Rev. James C. Howell
Publisher Abingdon Press
Publication Date 11/2005
Binding Book - Paperback
ISBN 9780687493531
Retail Price $23.99
Discount Price $15.99 (33% discount)
Using the Apostles’ Creed as the “primary text” this book explores what we believe as Christians and how those beliefs are relevant today. The author’s goal is to help pastors educate and transform members of their congregations. He examines the Creed phrase by phrase in brief sections suitable for congregational study or for emailing to the congregation. For each phrase in the Creed, a "deeper reflection" provides material for preaching a 13-sermon series or for further congregatonal study. A detailed appendix includes recommendations of hymns and songs related to each phrase in the Creed; the suggestions are keyed to several hymnals and songbooks.