Key New Titles In December
ISBN: 9781910012697 Price: £12.99 A great challenge to get out of the spiritual comfort zone to find a fulfilled and fulfilling faith. In response to a deep crisis of faith in the West, Johannes Hartl encourages readers to reject a feel-good Christianity, superficial answers and shallow conceptions of God, but instead to grasp hold of genuine faith and rediscover a sense of wonder.
ISBN: 9781788931274 Price: £9.99 The incredible true story of one man's imprisonment for the gospel; his brokenness, God's faithfulness and his eventual freedom.
By Gary M. Burge ISBN: 9780830854769 Price: £9.99 To understand the breadth of the gospel's message, we need to perceive the full tapestry of Scripture. Using seven key sentences from the New Testament, Gary M. Burge demonstrates how the themes of fulfillment, kingdom, cross, grace, covenant, spirit, and completion set a theological rhythm for our faith, outlining the broader pattern of Scripture that illustrates what God has done-and is bringing to fulfillment-in Christ.
By Wright & Bird ISBN: 9780281082711 Price: £40.00 The two series of books by N. T. Wright, Christian Origins and the Question of God and The New Testament for Everyone, constitute a mixture of academic and popular writing that has proved hugely influential among Christian students and general readers of all denominations. This introduction to the New Testament draws on and supplements key parts of those books to create a lively, student-friendly textbook.
By Michael Lloyd ISBN: 9781473696112 Price: £14.99 In Café Theology, Michael Lloyd invites us to travel on a journey from Creation to New Creation, visiting the Fall, the Incarnation, Resurrection and Ascension, and stopping off at the Trinity and the Church. Michael's inimitable gift for mixing insightful theology with unflinching honesty and a fantastic sense of humour offers an enriching view of life and the Life-Giver.
9781529105100 price £16.99 A book of hope for uncertain times. Enter the world of Charlie's four unlikely friends, discover their story and their most important life lessons. The conversations of the boy, the mole, the fox and the horse have been shared thousands of times online, recreated in school art classes, hung on hospital walls and turned into tattoos. In Charlie's first book, you will find his most-loved illustrations and some new ones too.
9781786222077 £14.99 From cover to cover, this book is full of imaginative, ready-to-use liturgies, prayers and service outlines for the Christian year from one of the most creative and poetic voices in the church today. This collection includes themed complete worship outlines for: - Pentecost, Trinity and Ordinary Time.
9780334058472 £25.00 Seeking insight from the real-life development of the earliest expressions of emerging church from their birth, through times of adolescent angst and into the reality of adulthood, First Expressions offers a unique insight into the long-term sustainability of fresh expressions.
9780334057499 price £16.99 The Church by its very nature is called to be hope filled and future orientated – it exists as a sign, instrument and foretaste of the coming Kingdom of God. Christian leadership, therefore, is at heart all about eschatological influence.Hopeful Influence argues that it is in the process of helping others to see, participate in or experience the world to come that Christian leadership becomes manifest.
9780232534061 Price £9.99 Life is an intricate tapestry of stories. How can we better understand other people’s? How can we better express our own?How can a deep engagement with these stories be helpful to our life and witness, and on what occasions can they be unhelpful? This insightful new book explores these questions.
ISBN: 5060256822035 Price: £12.99 Forced to coach a sport he doesn’t know or like, John is frustrated and questions his worth… until he crosses paths with a student struggling with her own journey. A powerful mix of faith, a twist of humour, and a ton of heart.
ISBN: 9781781401392 Price: £2.99 Our daily lives are often very full - full of things to do, places to be and people to meet. For some of us they may be full of time on our hands, hopes we would like to fulfill, things we don't want to face. Where is God during our daily lives? How do we find God in the fullness of life? Everyday Faith invites you on a journey of living faithfully, hopefully and lovingly as a Christian in the 21st century.
ISBN: 9780008374440 Price: £10.00 How can we begin to talk about what is happening to the world? We are facing a global emergency. Temperatures are rising. Mass species extinction has begun. The time for denial is over. It is time to act. Letters to the Earth is the beginning of a new story. It is an invitation to act and an opportunity to extend the invitation.
By Justin Welby ISBN: 9781781401590 Price: £12.99 Sharing the Gospel of Salvation aims to equip the Church of England for the task of evangelism in a multifaith context. As well as featuring a new Introduction and Afterword by Archbishop Justin Welby, the second edition has been fully updated in terms of social context, statistics and further reading.
ISBN: 9780715111581 Price: £9.99 Church Representation Rules is a vital tool for all those involved in parochial, diocesan and national Church governance. This 2020 edition presents an entirely new text of the Church Representation Rules, replacing the previous Rules established in 1969 and amended numerous times over the following fifty years.
ISBN: 9780715111611 Price: £12.99 This important and timely study is rooted in the belief that the relationship between Judaism and Christianity is a gift of God to the church to be received with gratitude, respect and care, so that we may learn more fully about God's purposes for the world.