Friday, October 17, 2008

Introduction to Christian Education and Formation: A Lifelong Plan for Christ-Centered Restoration
by Ronald T. Habermas
256 pages
Zondervan (2008), Hardcover

Author: Ronald Habermas is the McGee Chair of Biblical Studies and Christian Formation at John Brown University; in this book he works with ten collaborators.

Intention: To offer a pathway for the reader to be interrupted by God by offering a work that blends the voice of one author with many collaborators, inviting the reader in to strengthening/integrating interactions, and provides help to readers as they navigate through their divine interruptions (15-16).

Structure: Building from broad foundational issues to concrete application, this work is divided into three parts.

--to be inserted when the book is returned by the borrower--

  • Short biographies of the contributors
  • Select bibliography
  • Scripture index
  • Subject index
  • Chapter end notes
  • Ample charts, tables, and diagrams to help the reader grasp the ideas
  • Online resources: 50 page personal responses workbook, 300 PowerPoint slides, 250 pages of additional appendixes


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