|About the Book|
Who Do You Say I Am seeks to bridge the gap between the reader who reads for empowerment and the reader who reads for knowledge. Both groups will receive what they seek, and even spiritual insight into the earthly life of Jesus, whose short ministryMoreWho Do You Say I Am seeks to bridge the gap between the reader who reads for empowerment and the reader who reads for knowledge. Both groups will receive what they seek, and even spiritual insight into the earthly life of Jesus, whose short ministry spawned a worldwide, life-changing movement that grows stronger with each soul saved. Readers are invited to travel back in time with the author and take a look at this itinerant teacher and preacher that history calls Jesus and millions call Savior. This book takes the reader through Old Testament messianic promises, Jewish history, and the gospel accounts, finally arriving in the fullness of Gods time at a place in history where a man who lived in a precisely defined period of time, during the reigns of Augustus and Tiberius Caesar began a life-changing ministry. Read of Jesuss promised coming, and his birth. Visualize the every day trials of a Jewish lad on the road to manhood. Follow as the book looks at both earthly life and heavenly intervention, in seeking to know this man called Jesus. Dr. William Merrifield is a Southern Baptist deacon, minister, and a retired army chaplain. He holds a Master of Divinity from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, a Master of Strategic Studies from the U.S. Army War College, and a Doctorate of Ministry from Westminster Presbyterian Theological Seminary. Bill has been in the ministry for thirty-seven years. Bill and his wife, Jo Ann, currently reside in Columbia, South Carolina.