A new book by Dr. Garnett Reid, Old Testament specialist in the Theological Studies Department at Free Will Baptist Bible College, came off the press at Randall House Publications in September.
Intentional Integrity: Ten Life Strategies for Wholeness from the Book of Job, a 128-page soft cover volume priced at $11.99, is geared toward men, but can be helpful for all who want to live lives of integrity.
fills the pages with examples from the life of Job and demonstrates what it means to live out a life of integrity.
The book explains how a life of faith can flourish in times of crises as Job's integrity survives the ash heap.
writes with deep biblical insight about the value a life of integrity brings to the individual.
"The book reminds us that when we bond our lives to truth, to the person of God
in a living relationship, the result is integrity," Reid
"Job's fierce trial of fire refined, rather than consumed, his
crown of integrity, and permits us to understand that we too can make faith personal and keep it practical today.
While this is a book written for men, it has something for every child of God
In preparation for the book's release, Dr. Reid
launched a blog titled "Letters of Intent," in which he
writes about integrity as well as other subjects.
Follow the blog at GarnettReid.com
The site will be updated regularly and permits reader interaction with the author.
Garnett Reid joined the Bible faculty at FWBBC in 1982.
writes the widely respected "Intersect" column for ONE Magazine
and publishes regularly in professional theological journals.
A 1977 FWBBC graduate, Dr. Reid holds the Ph.D. degree in Old Testament Interpretation from Bob Jones University.