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Wednesday, June 25, 2014

SPARKLING GEMS from the Greek: 365 Greek Word Studies for Every Day of the Year To Sharpen Your Understanding of God's Word By Rick Renner

Sparkling Gems From The Greek by Rick RennerPublisher:  Teach All Nations 
Release Date:  January 2003
Pages:  1045
Genre:  Religion/Devotional

About the Book:  Unlock a Cache of Enduring Riches In Sparkling Gems From the Greek. Rick Renner unlocks an amazing cache of rich, enduring treasures mined from deep within the Word to unveil a wealth of brilliant wisdom and sound counsel that will enrich and redefine your life. Sparkling Gems is arranged in a devotional format with more than 1,000 in-depth Greek word studies, crafted into 365 daily devotions that are sure to inspire and provoke you to plunge deeper into your own search for more hidden treasures from God's Word. Three exhaustive indices an English to Greek index, a Greek to English index, and a Scripture Index are also included, making Sparkling Gems a highly effective reference tool for your own personal study library. So let wisdom and enduring riches define your life as you delve into the depths of God's Word with Sparkling Gems From the Greek by Rick Renner.

Wanda's Thoughts:  Sparkling Gems is absolutely the best devotional I’ve ever read.  It is truly a treasure!  Each day’s scripture is explained in depth, but in an inspiring and easy to understand way that will be a guide in your everyday life.  Rick Renner writes with clarity, depth, and simplicity using Greek word studies for a better understanding of God’s word.  There is a scripture passage for every day of the year that will surely provide spiritual refreshment and encourage personal growth with God.  I highly recommend this book.  5 stars.

Rick Renner
The Author - Rick Renner, author of more than 30 books, is well known for his top-selling classics Sparkling Gems From the Greek and Dressed To Kill, which have sold more than a million copies combined. Rick's broad understanding of the Greek language and biblical history opens up the Scriptures in a unique way that enables readers to gain wisdom and insight while learning something brand new from the Word of God. A highly respected leader, teacher, and author within the Christian community, both in the U.S. and abroad, Rick and his wife Denise have traveled the earth for three decades, teaching the Word of God. They work together to see the Gospel preached, leadership trained and churches established throughout the former Soviet Union. 

In addition to serving as senior pastors of the Moscow Good News Church, Rick and Denise are the founders of the Riga and Kiev Good News Churches, the Good News Training Center, and the Good News Association of Pastors and Churches, through which they oversee several hundred churches. The Renners also founded Media Mir, the first Christian television network established in the former USSR that today broadcasts to a potential audience of 110 million people. Their highest goal is to know Christ and to present Him to others in a meaningful way. Rick is the founder and senior pastor of the Moscow Good News Church. Rick and Denise reside in Moscow, along with their three sons and their families.