Key New Titles In October
ISBN: 9781473677067 Price: £25.00
Nicky Gumbel, pioneer of Alpha - a series of sessions exploring the Christian faith - and vicar of Holy Trinity Brompton in Kensington, London, aids readers following the Bible in one year program to understand the Scriptures better.
Drawing out a theme for each day from the designated Bible readings, Gumbel's exegetical writings on the Proverbs, Psalms and New and Old Testament excerpts are packed with insight, wisdom and application.
Based on the seminal work of CWR founder Selwyn Hughes, presented in his book Christ Empowered Living, Mick Brooks now offers a fresh approach to how we can deepen our dependence on God to meet our need for security, self-worth and significance.
ISBN: 9780232534122 Price: £6.99
In this beautiful little book Ronald Rolheiser turns on its head the idea that religious life is the preserve of monks and nuns. Our cloisters are the walls of our home and our work, the streets we walk, and the people with whom we share our lives. The domestic is the monastic.
ISBN: 9781529377958 Price: £14.99
This groundbreaking book is for anyone intrigued by Einstein as one of the twentieth century's most iconic figures, who wants to know what his theories mean for religion, and who is interested in the conversation between science and religions more broadly.
When the Berlin Wall came down, the files of the East German secret police, the much-dreaded Stasi, were opened and read. And among the shocking stories revealed was that of the Stasi's infiltration of the Church. Almost 10% of the Lutheran Church's workforce were, it appears, busy involved in spying on each other, and on the Church's congregations.
Anne Graham Lotz draws on her rich biblical knowledge as well as her personal story to help us understand that the Holy Spirit is not a magic genie, a flame of fire, or a vague feeling. He is a Person who prays for us, guides us in our relationships and decisions, comforts us in pain, and stays by our side at all times. Here, Anne explores seven key aspects of the Holy Spirit.
52 readings, each with a scripture passage and prayer, from one of our most loved and respected Christian leaders and speakers. Each reading contains a story, often startling and arresting, from Andrew’s astonishingly eventful ministry, blended with his reflections on life and faith.
ISBN: 9780281081646 Price: £19.99
Building on his critically acclaimed Gifford Lectures, N. T. Wright presents a richly nuanced case for a theology based on a renewed understanding of historical knowledge.
ISBN: 9780281079223 Price: £9.99
A fresh new translation of Mark's Gospel by renowned Biblical scholar Dr Paula Gooder, with interactive storytelling tips from well-known children's author and performer Bob Hartman. Ideal for use in churches, in all-age worship, in children's groups and at home.
ISBN: 9781783599202 Price: £9.99
This book helps Christians to introduce 'shame thinking' into their own lives and the lives of those they disciple and evangelize. Above all, it shows how God's freedom can release anyone suffering from the debilitating grip of shame.
Making time to become still before the Lord together, is vital to a strong and happy marriage. This 366 devotional book written by Rob and Joanna Teigen especially for couples, will guide you to a deeper intimacy with each other and with God.
ISBN: 9781945529498 Price: £7.99
Orange is decidedly not a Christmas color. Or is it?
Red is the color of ornaments, lights, and Santa’s coat. Green is the color of Christmas trees, holly, and mistletoe. These are the traditional colors that represent Christmas. But Is it possible that orange is actually the color of the season?
ISBN: 9781945529856 Price: £6.99
God will pursue you until you’re found. Through the parable of the prodigal son in Luke 16, Robert Morris examines how God passionately desires a relationship with us. Even when we wander, He never gives up.
Christians overcomplicate witnessing. It’s simpler than you think. People often feel ill-equipped to share their faith. They either don’t know how to start the conversation, or they don’t want to appear pushy. They fear failure, so they just leave it up to the pastor to share the gospel on the weekends. This book is a companion to the DVD series and is designed for group study or individual reflection.
You have to stop to go forward.
Everyone is busy. The pace of life is fast. Families struggle to connect and have quality time. People are just burned out. Rest is a luxury we think we can't afford.
However, we can't afford not to rest.
ISBN: 9780735291683 price: £13.99
This unique 365-day devotional infuses your daily Bible reading with deeper meaning, helping you develop the habit of looking for signs of Jesus woven throughout Scripture while meditating on the Bible with a chronological one-year reading plan.
Becoming a Christian doesn't fix all your problems.
You're saved, but you aren't free--yet. Your daily life is still plagued by the fear of failure and weighed down by worry. Bad attitudes keep you stuck. If you want to move forward, then you must be willing to change your mind.
God shows us in His Word a better way to think. Are you willing to trust Him with your thoughts?
In Relentless Pursuit, Ben Cooley speaks with self-made billionaires, Grammy-award winning musicians, megachurch pastors, and network marketers, who give unprecedented access to the challenges, struggles, and doubts they have faced on their journey and share what helped them maintain momentum and achieve success.
Priests and pastoral caregivers often accompany people who are struggling to negotiate experiences of sickness, bereavement or anxiety. There are no easy answers in such situations, no formulaic remedies, no slick theological explanations.
Sam Wells reflects theologically and pastorally on twenty such encounters that were both hugely challenging and hugely instructive for him.
ISBN: 9781945529382 Price: £9.99
Experience the presence of God like Moses did on Mount Sinai. God is very close. His voice is clearer than you think.
Sinai is the place where God speaks His Word and reveals His ways. It's in fire and thunder, a still small voice, and a gentle wind. Sinai will forever change you. God has come down-are we willing to go up?
When most Christians hear the word worship, they automatically associate it with singing a song; however, real worship is more about who you are than what you do. It is about your relationship with the great God of heaven and earth. Worship is intangible, but facets of it can be discovered and experienced. As you find fresh expressions of worship, you will discover that its beauty and depth are unending.
III is the third album from GRAMMY® nominated worship collective Hillsong Young & Free; the youth worship team at Hillsong Church. The release is the first studio album from the band and features 17 tracks brimming with Y&F’s signature blend of pop and EDM influences with powerful worship anthems.
The Way Home is Bethel Music's Paul and Hannah McClure's first studio album and solo project.
Noel Robinson’s new album I Surrender is Noel’s first studio album for Integrity Music. Featuring co-writes with Matt Redman, Jake Isaac & Israel Houghton, this collection of new songs captures the joy energy and power of Noel’s live events.
Christianity is an adventure which takes the puzzled disciples to Jerusalem. Radcliffe describes aspects of being alive that the disciples encounter along the way: healing, struggling with negativity, growing up and forgiveness. These all relate to our coming alive in Christ. Radcliffe shows how thinking and study relate to our human and more than human flourishing.
The Dominican Order has a particular vocation: not to stay enclosed in monasteries but to get out on the highways and byways and preach. This book is a meditation or reflection on the role of the Dominican in the modern world. But as Master of the Order of Preachers Bruno Cadoré points out at the start of the book, we are all brothers and sisters, and therefore this book is addressed to a wide audience.
ISBN: 9780281083305 Price: £25.00
Shortly before she died in December 2018, and nearly thirty years on from her first book, Sister Wendy was working with SPCK on an anthology of her all-time favourite paintings. The result is this enthralling collection, which will delight her many fans all over the world while also inspiring a new generation of art lovers as they develop their understanding of the depths and subtleties of some of the world's greatest works of art.
ISBN: 9781945529252 Price: £8.99
I’ve accepted Christ—now how do I live as a Christian? Practices in the church are confusing, the Bible seems overwhelming, prayer is a mystery, and I still have problems in my life. What do I do now?
With these down-to-earth principles, Jimmy Evans gives you a map to navigate your new life.