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Pentecostés

Esta historia es nuestra historia

Robert Menzies

9781607313595
192 pages
General Council of The Assemblies of God
Overview
Robert Menzies lays out clear, compelling, and concise truths about the relevance of the Pentecostal experience for Christ's followers today, tomorrow, and the day after that. He does not agonize over whether this experience is right or wrong… he explains simply and clearly that the story of Pentecost found in the book of Acts is the story of every believer. With a keen intellectual presentation that is both informative and intriguing, he explains that Pentecostalism is Christ-centered and Biblebased. It is the model for the mission of the church. By presenting in-depth research in a way that is easily accessible, Menzies succeeds in helping readers understand what it means to be a Pentecostal. Robert Menzies presenta verdades claras, apremiantes, y concisas acerca de la trascendencia de la experiencia pentecostal para los discípulos de Cristo de hoy, de mañana, y pasado mañana. Él no se preocupa de confirmar si esta experiencia es buena o mala… sino que de manera sencilla y clara explica que la historia del pentecostés que encontramos en el libro de los Hechos es la historia de cada creyente. Con lúcida presentación intelectual que es informativa y también interesante, él explica que el centro del pentecostalismo es Cristo, y su fundamento es la Biblia. Es el modelo de la misión de la iglesia. Con la atractiva presentación de un profundo estudio, Menzies exitosamente ayuda al lector a entender qué significa ser un pentecostal.
Author Bio
Robert Menzies completed his Ph.D. studies (New Testament) at the University of Aberdeen, Scotland under the supervision of I. Howard Marshall in 1989. He has authored several books on the work of the Spirit, including Spirit and Power: Foundations of Pentecostal Experience (Zondervan, 2000), which he co-authored with his father. Dr. Menzies is an adjunct professor at Asia Pacific Theological Seminary in the Philippines and the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary in the U.S. He has taught at Bible schools and seminaries in the Philippines, Australia, Fiji, Indonesia, Malaysia, Japan, Russia, Holland, Korea, and the United States. Dr. Menzies' writings on the work of the Holy Spirit in the New Testament have served as a catalyst for fresh thinking in this area. For most of the past eighteen years Dr. Menzies, along with his wife and two daughters, has lived and served in China. Dr. Menzies is currently the Director of Synergy, an organization that seeks to enable rural village people in Southwest China to live productive and fruitful lives.Robert Menzies completó sus estudios doctorales (PhD) en Nuevo Testamento en la University of Aberdeen, Escocia, bajo lasupervisión de I. Howard Marshall en 1989. Él es autor de varios libros sobre la obra del Espíritu. El Doctor Menzies es profesoradjunto del Asia Pacific Theological Seminary en Las Filipinas y de Assemblies of God Theological Seminary en los EE.UU. También es actualmente el Director de Synergy, una organización que procura capacitar a la gente de pueblos rurales en el sudoeste deChina para una vida más productiva y fructífera.