Survey in Basic Christianity: Third Edition

Revised and Expanded
Author: O.J. Gibson
Editor: Don Robertson

Editor’s Note

Get spiritually fit…

There is no better time than now to take care of your spiritual life. With O. J. Gibson’s practical and highly detailed Bible study books, you will find answers to life’s most important questions. Survey in Basic Christianity is the first book in a series of study guides. This training manual will help you discover who God is and how you can be sure you have a personal relationship with Him. There are 13 lessons in this course that make it ideal for churches to use as a quarterly Bible class. It’s also perfect for group and personal studies.


From I Will Trust in the Lord Ministries: About the Book

The Survey in Basic Christianity: Third Edition is completely revised and expanded. It has helped people throughout the world to begin their Christian life and know for certain that they are on their way to heaven. Jean Gibson and William MacDonald co-labored teaching young church leaders, missionaries, and Christian workers in a rigorous Bible training program. Some of their training materials are incorporated into this Bible study series. Don Robertson, the editor of the Third Edition, was mentored by these men and taught with them for twelve years. In these books, you will discover how to have a personal relationship with God and how to grow in your Christian life.

Gibson’s approach focuses on learning deep spiritual truths and applying God’s word to your life in meaningful ways.

In the Survey in Basic Christianity: Third Edition, chapters include:

  • Your Word Is Truth
  • The Person of God
  • The Likeness of God
  • Understanding Man
  • The Problem of Sin
  • Considering Eternity
  • Jesus the Messiah: God’s Provision
  • The Meaning of the Cross
  • The New Birth
  • Salvation by Grace
  • Believing in Jesus Christ
  • Assurance of Salvation
  • Living the New Life

The greatest investment you can make is in your spiritual life. If you’re tired of living under the weight of sin and fear, discover how you can have your sins forgiven, and you can have a personal relationship with God. You can know for certain that you are on your way to heaven. Invest the time to learn what the Bible has to say about the most important questions you will ever ask.