Judges For You (Dutch)

Judges For You (Dutch)

For reading, for feeding, for leading

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An expository guide to Judges which will excite ordinary Christians in their faith and equip teachers and preachers in their work. Dutch Edition

Part of the God's Word For You series.

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“The book of judges shows us our sin, shows us our need for a saviour and shows us that salvation has got to be by grace.”
Tim Keller
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Timothy Keller's Judges For You walks you through the book of Judges, showing how the flawless God is at work in the most flawed situations and the most failing people.

Combining a close attention to the detail of the text with Timothy Keller's trademark gift for clear explanation and compelling insights, this resource will both engage your mind and stir your heart.

"Judges has only one hero—God. And as we read this as an account of how he works in history, it comes alive. This book is not an easy read. But living in the times we do, it is an essential one."
- Timothy Keller

Judges for You is a uniquely flexible resource. It can simply be read as a book; used as a daily devotional, complete with reflection questions; or utilised by anyone who has a teaching ministry, to help small-group leaders understand and apply the text, and to give preachers helpful ways of connecting timeless Bible truths to today's world.

Judges for You is designed to work alongside The flawed and the flawless, Timothy Keller's Bible study resource for small groups and individuals.

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  • Series preface
  • Introduction to Judges
  • 1. Half-Hearted Discipleship 1:1 – 2:5
  • 2. Living with Idols 2:6 – 3:6
  • 3. Othniel and Ehud: Expect the Unexpected 3:7-31
  • 4. Deborah and Barak: Ruler and Rescuer 4:1 – 5:31
  • 5. Gideon: The Weak Mighty Warrior 6:1-40
  • 6. Gideon: Triumph in Weakness 7:1-25
  • 7. Gideon and Abimelech: Ruling as Kings 8:1 – 10:5
  • 8. Jephthah: The Outcast 10:6 – 12:15
  • 9. Samson: A Miraculous Birth 13:1-25
  • 10. Samson: The Womanizer 14:1 – 15:20
  • 11. Samson: The Broken Victor 16:1-31
  • 12. Men Without Chests 17: – 18:31
  • 13. People Without a King 19:1 – 21:25
  • Glossary
  • Appendices
  • Bibliography


Author Dr Timothy Keller
ISBN 9789051944969
Format Paperback
First published October 2015
Dimensions 140mm x 210mm x 13mm
Language Dutch
Pages 256
Publisher Uitgeverij Van Wijnen
Independent reviews

Judges For You

Matt Smethurst, The Gospel Coalition, August 28th 2013

If you're looking to feel warm and cozy, I wouldn't recommend the Book of Judges. It's a bleak story—a 21-chapter downward spiral featuring deception, oppression, idolatry, murder, gang rape, and apostasy, just to name a few sins. And contrary to what you may recall from that old Sunday school felt board, even its “heroes”—think, say, Gideon and Samson—aren't exactly heroes.

The second in a series of expository guides based on the teaching of Tim Keller, Judges for You: For Reading, For Feeding, For Leading (Good Book Company) seeks to help preachers and laypersons alike understand and apply the message of this pivotal book. (There's an accompanying six-lesson Bible study guide for groups and individuals, also based on Keller's teaching, titled Judges: The Flawed and the Flawless.)... continue reading

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“Highly recommended!”

(Review written for 'Judges For You')

This is a really excellent book and highly recommended as a way of better understanding what the book of Judges is about in a very accessible way.

Many of us might know some of the stories from the time of the Judges (e.g. Gideon, Samson) from days in Sunday School. However this book shows that there is much much more to learn which is so helpful for Christians today - for example, God's sovereignty and persistent grace towards his undeserving and wayward people and how to live in idolatrous times. The author also takes every effort to ensure that we see how the judges foreshadowed the coming of the ultimate judge and our saviour, Jesus Christ - and being pointed to Him is always great spiritual food!

The book is broken down into manageable chunks which can be used to accompany daily readings and each section ends with helpful questions for further thought and reflection. This is the first "For You" title from GBC that I've read and the experience has made me want to try some more.

May the Lord bless you as much as He has me as you're helped to better understand His word through this book!

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