Why Good Arguments Often Fail
Making a More Persuasive Case for Christ annotated edition
By (author) James W Sire
Format: Paperback / softback
Normal Price: $34.26
Your Price: $30.83 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.43! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.54 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Why Good Arguments Often Fail by James W Sire
Book DescriptionYou gave it your best shot. You made the best case you knew how, and your friend still wasn't persuaded to follow Christ. Why is it that solid, rational arguments for the Christian faith often fail? For over fifty years James Sire, noted author and public defender of the Christian faith, has asked himself that question. Sometimes, of course, the arguments themselves just aren't that good. How can we make them better? Sometimes the problem has to do with us and not the arguments. Our arrogance, aggressiveness or cleverness gets in the way, or we misread our audience. Sometimes the problem lies with the hearers. Their worldview or moral blindness keeps them from hearing and understanding the truth. With wisdom borne of both formal and informal experience, Sire grapples with these issues and offers practical insight into making a more persuasive case for Christ. Includes an annotated bibliography of resources for framing effective arguments.
Buy Why Good Arguments Often Fail book by James W Sire from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780830833818
Paperback / softback
(211mm x 150mm x 15mm)
Imprint: Inter-Varsity Press,US
Publisher: InterVarsity Press
Publish Date: 22-Feb-2006
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author James W Sire
Jesus the Reason, Paperback / softback (January 2009)
James W. Sire invites you to meet Jesus by digging deep into the Bible. You'll discover what Jesus did and said. And you'll be encouraged to decide what place Jesus has in your life today.
Praying the Psalms of Jesus, Paperback / softback (September 2007)
James W. Sire explores two types of psalms: psalms about Jesus and psalms Jesus might have heard read. Following the pattern of Learning to Pray Through the Psalms, this book explores how Jesus might have heard and related to the Psalms as they were read in the synagogue.
Mark of the Christian, Paperback / softback (November 2006)» View all books by James W Sire
In this brief challenge, late philosopher-theologican Frances A. Schaeffer encourages Christians to respond effecively and compassionately to a needy world.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Why Good Arguments Often Fail book by James W Sire and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.