Key New Titles In January 2020
9780715123676 £8.99 God In Fragments aims to equip those engaged in or preparing for ministry to people with dementia. It explores the theological and spiritual challenges of dementia, suggests practical ways to help those living with dementia participate in worship, and offers a wide range of prayers and worship outlines.
9780830775705 £11.99 God is on a mission to make all things new: from the fashion industry to the business community, from politics to education and from entertainment to media and the arts. God's burning desire is to bring restoration to every sphere of society. Starting in Genesis and working through the Scriptures, All Things New will take you on a journey into the very heart of God and His relentless passion to redeem lives, heal the nations, rewire the culture, and bring renewal to all of
9781786221476 £14.99 In our busy, pressured world, the natural world can be a powerful counter-balance. The authors encourage you to get outside and make deeper connections with creation and its creator. They chart walking journeys through rural landscapes and town streets over the course of a year, showing how the natural cycle of the changing seasons can awaken us to the rhythms of our own lives. Each chapter explores a different landscape. Simple & practical spiritual exercises are provided.
Annie Willmot 9781789511390 £8.99 For most people, parenting a longed-for child is an awesome privilege and joy. However that doesn’t mean there aren’t daily challenges. With honesty, vulnerability and humour, Annie writes about her journey to figure out how to do faith as a parent. While not at all claiming to be an expert, she shares her own experiences – the successes as well as the failures – and encourages other parents to start having honest conversations of their own.
Courtney Reissig 9781784984441 £11.99 Many of us suppress our feelings because we’re worried they are ungodly. Others of us are so led by our emotions that we let them dominate everything, including our faith. In these honest, personal and uplifting meditations on 24 selected psalms, Courtney Reissig looks at emotions we all experience, ranging from shame, anxiety, and anger through to gratitude, hope, and joy. For each, she shows how the psalms give us permission to acknowledge how we feel
Anne Marie Miller 9780310112082 £8.99 A GUIDE TO SUPPORTING SEXUAL ABUSE SURVIVORS Anne Marie Miller is a survivor of childhood clergy sexual abuse and has shared her journey toward healing with audiences all over the world. After speaking with thousands of survivors and their loved ones, she saw the need for a fundamental and practical guide for helping supporters of sexual abuse survivors understand the basics of abuse, trauma, healing, and hope.
John Perritt 9781527103429 £7.99 Pornography is wreaking havoc in our culture destroying families, and marriages. One of the greatest tools the enemy has used when it comes to pornography has been this: silence. Too many parents have been embarrassed or felt ill–equipped to deal with this subject, so they don’t talk about it at all. This book is meant to be read alongside your child. It is pitched at seven to twelve–year–olds. (the average age of porn exposure is now eight years–old).
Matt Redman 000768727720 £12.99 Tracklist The Same Jesus We Praise You - feat. Brandon Lake All Praise (Sing Praise) Upon Him Let There Be Wonder King Jesus Merciful Father Mercies (New Every Morning) Jesus Your Name In The Name Hymn Of Surrender Send Me Lord BONUS TRACK: A Ti Adoramos (We PraiseYou) - feat. Evan Craft BONUS TRACK: The Same Jesus (SingleVersion)
Liz Hoare 9780281079360 £9.99 Liz Hoare's list of twelve great spiritual writers includes famous and lesser known women whose writings have touched her heart, illuminated her mind, and sharpened her spiritual vision.With key extracts from each writer's best-loved books, and with suggestions for personal reflection or group discussion, here is an exceptionally rich resource that you will want to return to time and time again, wherever you may be on your journey.
A modern-day telling of the story of Job Daniel Rainwater's life is falling apart. His marriage is crumbling. Then he's fired from his job. He thinks things can't get any worse---but they do! Despite a friend's assurances that everything happens according to a plan, Daniel's beginning to grow bitter. Will he learn to trust God again before he loses it all for good? Dove approved. Closed-captioned. Approx. 94 minutes.
Based on the New Testament parables The Prodigal Son and The Good Samaritan, this is the story of two estranged brothers sent on a cross country journey by their father in the hopes that they can find common ground while offering gratitude and forgiveness to others. Starring Nathan Todaro, Jeff Prater, Meredith Frankie Crutcher. Approx. 82 minutes.
9781949399592 £21.99 Everyone needs help navigating their way through life. Pastors Robert Morris, Jimmy Evans, Jack Hayford, and other key leaders answer common questions and provide the tools for building a strong spiritual foundation. With over 500 discipleship articles and studies, Fresh Start Bible will help you find God's direction for every day.
Gail Adcock 9780857465788 A comprehensive foundation for those working in the increasingly complex and diverse area of ministry with families, The Essential Guide to Family Ministry presents an overview of contemporary family life, sets out the principles that underpin this work and offers strategic and practical approaches to working with families.An essential read for all who are involved in this field and passionate about seeing God's kingdom come in families, churches and communities.
Lucy Moore Andrew Roberts 9780857469236 £8.99 Holy Habits meets Messy Church! The Holy Habits approach explores Luke's model of church found in Acts 2:42-47, identifies ten habits and encourages the development of a way of life formed by them. This session material has been created to help churches explore the Holy Habits in a Messy Church context and live them out in whole-life, missional discipleship. messychurch.org.uk holyhabits.org.uk.
Michael Parsons 9780857468093 £8.99 How to read the Bible? And how to apply it? To read and engage with the Bible, we first need to understand the story, the styles of writing and the approaches we find in the text. Michael Parsons encourages readers to look at the whole biblical storyline before demonstrating ways of approaching individual texts.
Rowan Williams 9781472973078 £12.99 With typical eloquence and wisdom, in The Way of St Benedict Rowan Williams explores the appeal of St Benedict's sixth-century Rule, showing it to be a document of great relevance to present day Christians and non-believers at our particular moment in history. the chapters look at various current questions through the lens of the Rule and to reflect on aspects of Benedictine history that might have something to say to us'.
Trillia Newbell 9780830845781 £9.99 God promises to finish the good work he began in us—but that doesn't come without bumps in the road. Life can be hard, faith can wane, and distractions abound. Too many today are at risk of compromising their integrity or giving up on their faith. How can we persevere to the end? Newbell shares theological insights and practical disciplines to train us for faithful, godly living over the long haul.
by Dave Hutchings 9780281081912 £9.99 A concise and accessible introduction to Hawking’s influential contributions to modern physics and cosmology. But God, Stephen Hawking and the Multiverse is not mere fan-service: it takes a critical and realistic look at how these ideas are viewed today. Importantly, it looks carefully at Hawking’s forays beyond physics into philosophy and theology. Highly recommended.
by Sharon Hastings 9781789740882 £9.99 She couldn't believe it. There she was with her medical qualifications sitting on the floor of a mental hospital. She'd been baptized, offered her life to God, wanted to serve him anywhere, but no, surely not this... Sharon Hastings is absolutely passionate about helping anyone who suffers from 'severe and enduring mental illness' (SEMI): schizophrenia, bipolar disorder and schizoaffective disorder. She wants the church to know all about these illnesses.
by Tim Dowly 9780281083626 £9.99 The vast majority of those living under Nazi control were either complicit or turned a blind eye to what was happening. Yet a few, at great risk to their own lives, did all they could to save Jews from capture and death. They are a crucial reminder that the Holocaust was not inevitable.Tim Dowley does a vital job in telling the stores of ten of the brave men and women who did dare to stand up against the cruelty of the times . Simply and vividly told.
by Timmy Mallett 9780281083879 £16.99 The story of Timmy's 2,500 cycle ride from his home to Santiago de Compostela in memory of his brother Martin, who was born with Down’s syndrome. It weaves together history and biography in a hugely entertaining manner and is undergirded by a touching faith conveying beyond all else, how important it is to live every moment of every day. Illustrated with line drawings by Timmy.
By Brian & Candice Simmons ISBN: 9781424559268 Price: £9.99 Join Brian and Candice Simmons as they tell the fascinating story of human creation in The Image Maker, the first of three volumes that study the book of Genesis, the first book of the Bible, in depth.
By Stephen Witmer ISBN: 9780830841554 Price: £14.99 In this book, pastor Stephen Witmer lays out an integrated theological vision for small-place ministry. Filled with helpful information about small places and with stories and practical advice from his own ministry, Witmer's book offers a compelling, comprehensive vision for small-place ministry today.
ISBN: 9780830843954 Price: £9.99 If you've ever suffered from tortured moments of comparison on Facebook, in the office, or in the hallway at church, you'll benefit from this fresh perspective.