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How long will this DVD small group series last?
6 sessions: The video portion lasts about 15 minutes and discussion time can last 30-45 minutes, depending on the time allotted. This study was designed for 60-minute or 90-minute sessions. The Leader Guide gives helpful hints on running each session and makes it easy for the facilitator or host to lead.
Is Timothy Paul Jones qualified to teach on the end times?
Dr. Timothy Paul Jones holds a bachelor's and master's degrees in biblical literature and pastoral ministry, and has earned a doctorate in educational leadership from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.
He has received the Baker Book House Award for excellence in theological scholarship as well as the North American Professors of Christian Education Scholastic Recognition Award for his doctoral research in the field of spiritual formation.
Dr. Jones has written numerous books, including Christian History Made Easy (2010 Retailers Choice award-winner), Answers to The Da Vinci Code (Rose Publishing) and co-authored The Da Vinci Codebreaker (Bethany House), Dr. Jones has authored Prayers Jesus Prayed (Servant Publications), Praying Like the Jew, Jesus (Messianic Jewish Publications), Finding God in a Galaxy Far, Far Away (Multnomah Press), Hullabaloo: Reflections from the Intersection of Faith and Life (Cook Communications), and Misquoting Truth: A Guide to the Fallacies of Bart Ehrman's “Misquoting Jesus” (InterVarsity Press).
Nearly one-half million of his books and pamphlets are in print around the world, while Dr. Jones' articles have appeared in numerous magazines, including Discipleship Journal, Preaching, Biblical Illustrator, Perspectives in Religious Studies, Religious Education, Christian Education Journal and Bibliotheca Sacra. Dr. Jones has also contributed more than 200 entries to two popular reference works, Nelson's New Christian Dictionary and Nelson's Dictionary of Christianity (Thomas Nelson).
What's included in each video session?
What perspective do the video sessions take on the end times?
This study was designed to be an objective factual overview of the four major viewpoints held by Christians over the past 2000 years. Each session includes simple definitions, historical background, explanation and discussion of supporting Scriptures, a timeline of each view’s popularity, and a focus on what we can gain from studying this perspective.
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"Each time I read his writing, I find myself saying, ‘Aha!' or ‘I wish I'd thought of that.'"
Can I see the programs before I purchase them?
Click here to watch the complete first session of this DVD based study on your computer or to download samples of the leader and participant guides!
Dr. Timothy Paul Jones holds a bachelor's and master's degrees in biblical literature and pastoral ministry, and has earned a doctorate in educational leadership from The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. Learn more about him by clicking here!
This 6-session DVD based course will guide you or your group through the 4 major views on the end times in a clear, biblical manner. Click here to learn more!