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Author(s): Bill McClure
Book Pages: 152 - Publish Date: 2012-04 - Publisher: WestBow Press
Description: Over the past few years, I have become disillusioned with a "9-to-5" style of Christianity. I have been pressing into God to find out more. There has to be more to the Christian life than simply showing up to your local church on Sundays for forty-five minutes! As I have talked to God about this, He told me that it has a lot to do with the fact that most Christians have forgotten who they are. So I set out on a mission to rediscover what the Christian identity was.
Author(s): Church Publishing
Book Pages: 1001 - Publish Date: 2001-01-01 - Publisher: Church Publishing, Inc.
Description: This handsome NEW edition of the Book of Common Prayer is perfect for the cost-conscious gift giver - even if the recipient is you! It is elegant with a gold cross stamped on the rich black cover, gold stained edges, presentation pages, and a satin ribbon marker. It is also practical in imitation leather. Its personal size fits the hand well.
Author(s): Juanita Ryan
Book Pages: 60 - Publish Date: 1997 - Publisher: InterVarsity Press
Description: Some days we see it--the just-opened flower, the loving smile of a kind friend, the godly character of a wise mother. Beauty is near. But other days we miss it entirely. Yet God's creation is thoroughly good--from the wonders of the earth to the miracle of our own bodies. This guide will help us to appreciate and embrace the beauty that is in us and all around.
Author(s): Robert Hendrickson
Book Pages: 176 - Publish Date: 2013-09-01 - Publisher: Church Publishing, Inc.
Description: Young adults (18-30) are searching for a Church that demands their best. Whether it is in mission, worship, theology or daily life, they want a Church that is relevant to them because it offers them a vision of the Holy and its transforming power. Examining trends in the larger church and society with an emphasis on the impact of technology, choice, advertising, celebrity fascination, war and terr...
Author(s): Joy Jordan-Lake
Book Pages: 240 - Publish Date: 2009-02-19 - Publisher: WaterBrook
Description: Who hasn’t heard a lot about juggling, balancing, and surviving? Navigating parenthood and professional life is all those things. But amidst the struggle, a life of kids, careers, and busy-craziness can be a privilege–and a tremendous reward. Working Families shows you how. Joy Jordan-Lake, a woman passionate about her kids and career, gives you examples from the lives of real people, some fam...
Author(s): Raymond F. Collins
Book Pages: 328 - Publish Date: 2013-10-26 - Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press
Description: The Pastoral Epistles present difficult questions for the modern interpreter, including such matters as their authorship, literary characteristics, and social orientations. Raymond Collins carefully leads the reader through the texts of these three documents, attending to the flow of the Pastor's thought and locating it within the Jewish and Hellenistic culture of his day. The New Testament Librar...
Book Pages: 224 - Publish Date: 1999 - Publisher: Emmaus Road Publishing
Description: Faith Facts: Answers to Catholic Questions, Vol. I, is a natural outgrowth of our popular Catholic Responses department, through which we serve thousands of people who contact us with questions concerning the Catholic faith. Faith Facts, Vol. I, will prepare you to answer 23 of the most frequently asked questions about what the Church teaches and why, including Papal authority, Mary's role in our ...
Book Pages: 440 - Publish Date: 2001-01-01 - Publisher: NYU Press
Description: Is New York a post-secular city? Massive immigration and cultural changes have created an increasingly complex social landscape in which religious life plays a dynamic role. Yet the magnitude of religion's impact on New York's social life has gone unacknowledged. New York Glory gathers together for the first time the best research on religion in contemporary New York City. It includes contributors...
Author(s): Andrew Linzey
Book Pages: 180 - Publish Date: 1999-10-01 - Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press
Description: Our treatment of animals is a gospel issue, Andrew Linzey contends, because those individuals and institutions that could have become the voice of God's most vulnerable creatures have instead justified cruelty and oppression. He offers an inspiring personal account of the gospel truths that have sustained his commitment to the cause of animals for more than twenty-five years.
Author(s): Kathy Troccoli
Book Pages: 196 - Publish Date: 2006-01 - Publisher: Waterbrook Press
Description: Presents seven daily practices that guide women into a richer, more fulfilling life, rejuvenating their spirit and uplifting their mental outlook as they begin to engage in the life of passion, romance, and adventure for which they were created.