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Jerry Bridges

Full Name: Jerry Bridges
Gender: Male
Hometown: Tyler, Texas
Born: 1929-12-04
Number of Works: 33
JERRY BRIDGES is an author and conference speaker. His most popular book, The Pursuit of Holiness, has sold over one million copies. Jerry has been on the staff of The Navigators for over fifty years, and currently serves in the Collegiate Mission where he is involved primarily in staff development, but also serves as a speaker resource to the campus ministries.

ISBN: 157683932X, 9781576839324
Keywords: holiness, pursuit
Pages: 159
Published: 1978
  • Rating: 80%

<DIV>"Be holy, for I am holy" commands God to His people. But holiness is something that is often missed in the Christian's daily life. According to author Jerry Bridges, that's because we're not exactly sure what our part in holiness is. In The Pursuit of Holiness, he helps us see clearly just what we should rely on God to do--and what we should accept responsibility for ourselves. </div>
ISBN: 1600061400, 9781600061400
Keywords: sins, respectable
Pages: 192
Published: 2001
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1576839893, 9781576839898
Keywords: role, pursuit, holiness, god, grace, discipline
Pages: 256
Published: 1994
  • Rating: 80%

<DIV>The Discipline of Grace offers a clear and and thorough explanation of the gospel and what it means to be a believer. Explore how the same grace that brings us to faith in Christ also disciplines us in Christ. </div>
ISBN: 0891096175, 9780891096177
Keywords: hurts, life, god, trusting
Pages: 216
Published: 1988
  • Rating: 80%

A tragic car accident. The unexpected death of a child. Chronic illness. How can a good and compassionate God allow such unjust things? How can we trust a God who does allow them? Rejoin Jerry Bridges in the updated packaging of the classic Trusting God. In an effort to strengthen his own trust in God during a time of adversity, Jerry began a lengthy Bible study searching God's sovereignty. The revelations changed his life. In Trusting God, he shares with readers the scope of God's power, and through this they come to know Him better and trust Him more-even when unjust things happen.Don't forg
ISBN: 0891099417, 9780891099413
Keywords: godliness, practice
Pages: 240
Published: 1983
  • Rating: 80%

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.
ISBN: 0891096566, 9780891096566
Keywords: unfailing, love, god, confidently, grace, living, transforming
Pages: 208
Published: 1991
  • Rating: 80%

This book helps us accept and understand God's grace so we can live with the freedom of not having to measure up.
ISBN: 1576835073, 9781576835074
Keywords: life, real, gospel
Pages: 208
Published: 2002
  • Rating: 80%

<DIV>The gospel provides for our eternal salvation, but how does it benefit us day to day? Find out from author Jerry Bridges how the gospel sets you free from sin's defeat and daily transforms you into Christlikeness. Includes study guide </div>
ISBN: 1600060277, 9781600060274
Keywords: love, god, overflow, life, fruitful
Pages: 187
Published: 2006
  • Rating: 80%

As we desire to be more like Jesus, we want to live loving, joyful lives. Yet loving our enemies seems impossible. Even being patient with our family is often difficult. How can we put on the gentle garments of grace when we're so busy battling our old behavior patterns? Navigator author Jerry Bridges explains how to practice the “fruit of the Spirit” (Gal. 5:22-23): • love• joy• peace• patience• kindness• goodness• faithfulness• gentleness• self-controlLearn how the Holy Spirit can help in your spiritual formation as you become
ISBN: 1400070643, 9781400070640
Keywords: god, fearing, joy
Pages: 352
Published: 1998
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 1433503190, 9781433503191
Keywords: life, christian, bookends
Pages: 176
Published: 2009
  • Rating: 80%

In a unique little book with wide appeal, the authors use"bookends" as an extended metaphor to help readers grasp two essentials for an authentic Christian life and a personal relationship with God.