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

23 October 2019 | 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

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

23 October 2019 | 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

Liturgy of the Ordinary: Sacred Practices in Everyday Life

23 October 2019 | 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

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

23 October 2019 | By Rachel Held Evans | Filed in: church.

One Woman s Journey Back to Loving the Bible If 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 an

The Benedict Option: A Strategy for Christians in a Post-Christian Nation

23 October 2019 | By Rod Dreher | Filed in: church.

In a radical new vision for the future of Christianity, NYT bestselling author and conservative columnist Rod Dreher calls on American Christians to prepare for the coming Dark Age by embracing an ancient Christian way of life The light of the Christian faith is flickering out all over the West, an

God Land: A Story of Faith, Loss, and Renewal in Middle America

23 October 2019 | By Lyz Lenz | Filed in: church.

In the wake of the 2016 election, Lyz Lenz watched as her country and her marriage were torn apart by the competing forces of faith and politics A mother of two, a Christian, and a lifelong resident of middle America, Lenz was bewildered by the pain and loss around her the empty churches and the b

Martin Luther: The Man Who Rediscovered God and Changed the World

23 October 2019 | By Eric Metaxas | Filed in: church.

From 1 New York Times bestselling author Eric Metaxas comes a brilliant and inspiring biography of the most influential man in modern history, Martin Luther, in time for the 500th anniversary of the Reformation On All Hallow s Eve in 1517, a young monk named Martin Luther posted a document he hoped

Accidental Saints: Finding God in All the Wrong People

23 October 2019 | 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 author Nadia Bolz Weber invites readers into a surprising encounter with what she calls a religious but not so spi

Discipling: How to Help Others Follow Jesus

23 October 2019 | By Mark Dever | Filed in: church.

Before ascending to heaven, Jesus instructed his followers to make disciples of all nations But what does this command actually entail What does it look like for Christians to care for one another s spiritual well being and growth In this introduction to the basics of discipling, veteran pastor

What is the Relationship Between Church and State? (Crucial Questions #19)

23 October 2019 | By R.C. Sproul | Filed in: church.

From the very beginning of Christianity, the relationship between the church and the state has been a matter of great concern The issue remains confusing and contentious for many Christians today, as issues of political activism, religious freedom, and civil disobedience confront those seeking to u

The Gospel Comes with a House Key

23 October 2019 | By Rosaria Champagne Butterfield | Filed in: church.

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