More Than a Carpenter - werdec.orgThe story that could change your life. Skeptic Josh McDowell thought Christians were out of their minds. He ridiculed and insulted them, then decided to combat them with his own thorough research to disprove the claims of Jesus Christ. To his surprise, he discovered that the evidence suggested exactly the opposite -- that Jesus, instead of being simply a first-century Hebrew carpenter, truly was the God he claimed to be. With over 15 million copies in print since its original publication, More Than a Carpenter has changed countless lives. Now, in this revised and updated edition, Josh is joined by his son, Sean, as they tackle the questions that today's generation continues to ask: "Can I be spiritual without believing in God? Weigh the facts.
Josh McDowell - More Than a Carpenter
More Than A Carpenter
By Josh McDowell. He was a member of a poor family, part of a small Jewish community, and a resident of one of the smallest countries in the world. Most of his 33 years on earth he was a carpenter, following in the profession of his step-father. His last three years were spent in public ministry. I agree, but I believe He was much more. The distinct claims of Jesus to be God eliminate the popular idea that he was just a good moral man or a prophet who said lots of profound things. Often such conclusions are passed off as the only ones acceptable to scholars.
I was looking in a shop for greeting cards. I did not sleep until I had finished reading it. The next day I shared the book with friends, and we all passed it around and read it and then discussed it together. So we decided to do this together. When our field staff challenge people like Hakeem to carefully investigate the claims of Christ, many agree to do so.