Liturgy of the Ordinary: Sacred Practices in Everyday Life

01 June 2020 | By Tish Harrison Warren | Filed in: church.

Many of us go through the day feeling like we don t have time for God But God can become present to us in surprising ways through our everyday routines Framed around one ordinary day, this book explores daily life through the lens of liturgy, small practices and habits that form us Each chapter l

Searching for Sunday: Loving, Leaving, and Finding the Church

01 June 2020 | By Rachel Held Evans | Filed in: church.

From New York Times bestselling author Rachel Held Evans comes a book that is both a heartfelt ode to the past and hopeful gaze into the future of what it means to be a part of the Church.Like millions of her millennial peers, Rachel Held Evans didn t want to go to church any The hypocrisy, the

Inspired: Slaying Giants, Walking on Water, and Loving the Bible Again

01 June 2020 | By Rachel Held Evans | Filed in: church.

One Woman s Journey Back to Loving the Bible n nIf the Bible isn t a science book or an instruction manual, then what is it What do people mean when they say the Bible is inspired When Rachel Held Evans found herself asking these questions, she began a quest to better understand what the Bible is a

Accidental Saints: Finding God in All the Wrong People

01 June 2020 | By Nadia Bolz-Weber | Filed in: church.

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERWhat if that person you ve been trying to avoid is your best shot at grace today And what if that s the point In Accidental Saints, New York Times best selling au thor Nadia Bolz Weber invites readers into a surprising encounter with what she calls a religious but not so sp

The Standard of Truth: 1815–1846 (Saints, #1)

01 June 2020 | By The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints | Filed in: church.

In 1820, a young farm boy in search of truth has a vision of God the Father and Jesus Christ Three years later, an angel guides him to an ancient record buried in a hill near his home With God s help, he translates the record and organizes the Savior s church in the latter days Soon others join h

Holy Envy: Finding God in the Faith of Others

01 June 2020 | By Barbara Brown Taylor | Filed in: church.

The renowned and beloved New York Times bestselling author of An Altar in the World and Learning to Walk in the Dark recounts her moving discoveries of finding the sacred in unexpected places while teaching the world s religions to undergraduates in rural Georgia, revealing how God delights in confo

No Unhallowed Hand: 1846-1893 (Saints, #2)

01 June 2020 | By The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints | Filed in: church.

With mobs threatening to drive them from their homes, thousands of Latter day Saints flee Nauvoo, their gathering place for the past seven years Following Brigham Young and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, they travel west across prairie and plain, trusting in God to prepare a home for them beyon

Insights from a Prophet’s Life: Russell M. Nelson

01 June 2020 | By Sheri Dew | Filed in: church.

What kind of life preparation does the Lord give the men He will one day call to be prophet And what are the lessons to be learned from such a life From being raised in a home without the foundation of the gospel to the early days of his marriage and the stress of medical school to his last open h

For the Love: Fighting for Grace in a World of Impossible Standards

01 June 2020 | By Jen Hatmaker | Filed in: church.

The popular writer, blogger, and television personality reveals with humor and style how Jesus extravagant grace is the key to dealing with life s biggest challenge people n nThe majority of our joys, struggles, thrills, and heartbreaks relate to people, beginning first with ourselves and then the

The Gospel Comes with a House Key

01 June 2020 | By Rosaria Champagne Butterfield | Filed in: church.

The Gospel Comes with a House Key Practicing Radically Ordinary Hospitality in Our Post Christian World n nAbout The Gospel Comes with a House Key n nThe word hospitality often invokes a scene of a gracious, impeccably fashioned host welcoming guests into a beautifully appointed home prepared with perf

Praying the Bible

01 June 2020 | By Donald S. Whitney | Filed in: church.

All Christians know they should pray, but sometimes it s hard to know how especially if the minutes start to drag and our minds start to wander Offering readers hope, encouragement, and the practical advice they re looking for, this concise book by professor Donald Whitney outlines a simple, time t

In His Image: 10 Ways God Calls Us to Reflect His Character

01 June 2020 | By Jen Wilkin | Filed in: church.

After first teaching women to go deeper in their study of the Bible in Women of the Word, and then unpacking why our limits are a good thing in light of God s limitlessness in None Like Him, best selling author and Bible teacher Jen Wilkin helps readers see what human beings are to be like as they r