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Nine Marks of a Healthy Church, 3rd ed.

Format: Digital
Publisher:
, 2013
ISBN: 9781433539985

Overview

You may have read books on this topic before—but not like this one. Instead of an instruction manual for church growth, this classic text offers tried and true principles for assessing the health of your church. Whether you’re a pastor, a leader, or an involved member of your congregation, studying the nine marks of a healthy church will help you cultivate new life and well-being within your own church for God’s glory.

This classic guide has been recently revised to include a new foreword as well as updated content, illustrations, and appendices.

  • Presents a guide to evaluating the health of the church
  • Useful for pastors, church leaders, or just active congregation members
  • Features updated content, new illustrations, and new appendices
  • Mark One: Expositional Preaching
  • Mark Two: Biblical Theology
  • Mark Three: The Gospel
  • Mark Four: A Biblical Understanding of Conversion
  • Mark Five: A Biblical Understanding of Evangelism
  • Mark Six: A Biblical Understanding of Church Membership
  • Mark Seven: Biblical Church Discipline
  • Mark Eight: A Concern for Discipleship and Growth
  • Mark Nine: Biblical Church Leadership
  • Appendix 1: Tips for Leading the Church in a Healthy Direction
  • Appendix 2: “Don’t Do it!” Why You Shouldn’t Practice Church Discipline
  • Appendix 3: The Original 9 Marks Letter
  • Appendix 4: Medicines from the Cabinet

In the Logos edition, this digital volume is enhanced by amazing functionality. Citations link directly to English translations and original-language texts, and important terms link to dictionaries, encyclopedias, commentaries, and theology texts. Perform powerful searches to find exactly what you’re looking for. Take the discussion with you using tablet and mobile apps. With Logos Bible Software, the most efficient and comprehensive research tools are in one place, so you get the most out of your study.

Mark E. Dever (born August 28th, 1960) has been the senior pastor of the Capitol Hill Baptist Church in Washington, D.C. since 1994 and is the executive director of 9Marks Ministries (formerly known as the Center for Church Reform), a Christian ministry he co-founded “in an effort to build biblically faithful churches in America.”. He is known as a Calvinist preacher.