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OEPC Library Book for July


Surviving Religion 101

By Michael J. Kruger

Letters to a Christian student on keeping the faith in college.


Publisher: Crossway, 2021  262 pages

Call number: 248.834 KRU

Available to check out at the library table! 

If the book is already checked out, it can be reserved by emailing library@orelandpres.org.


For many young adults, the college years are an exciting period of self-discovery full of new relationships, new independence, and new experiences. Yet college can also be a time of personal testing and intense questioning— especially for Christian students confronted with various challenges to Christianity and the Bible for the first time.

Drawing on years of experience as a biblical scholar, Michael Kruger, in his role as loving Christian father to his faithful daughter, addresses common objections to the Christian faith—the exclusivity of Christianity, Christian intolerance, homosexuality, hell, the problem of evil, science, miracles, and the reliability of the Bible.

If you're a student dealing with doubt or wrestling with objections to Christianity from fellow students and professors alike, this book will equip you to engage secular challenges with intellectual honesty, compassion, and confidence—and ultimately graduate college with your faith intact.


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