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The Believers Handbook

A Guide to the Christian Life
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290 pages
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Designed for: New believers, newly confessing members of the Church, inquirers, study groups in today's Christian life and doctrine, school classes, and personal study and development.  

Each chapter is headed by a summary, and concluded with a series of questions for discussion and reflection.

About Gerard Berghoef

Gerard Berghoef (1926-2007) was the President of Widdicomb Furniture Company and a longtime elder in the Christian Reformed Church. In collaboration with Lester DeKoster and his family, Berghoef also launched the Christian’s Library Press, a publishing endeavor intended to provide timely resources both for the church’s laity and its leadership.

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About Lester DeKoster

Lester DeKoster (1915–2009) became director of the library at Calvin College and Seminary, affiliated with the Christian Reformed Church in North America, in 1951. He earned his doctorate from the University of Michigan in 1964, after completing a dissertation on “Living Themes in the Thought of John Calvin: A Bibliographical Study.” During his tenure at the college, DeKoster was influential in expanding the holdings of what would become the...

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