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May is Mental Health Awareness Month…

As our churches struggle to enter compassionately into the mental illness of our members and our neighbors, this recent book is helpful resource:

Blessed Are the Crazy: Breaking the Silence About Mental Illness, Families and the Church
Sarah Griffith Lund

Paperback: Chalice Press, 2014
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Our Book Trailer of the week.

 

A new release this month from IVP Books…

Redeeming Sex:
Naked Conversations About Sexuality and Spirituality

Deb Hirsch

Paperback: IVP Books, 2015
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Our book trailer of the week, just in time for St. Patrick’s Day…

 

Vulnerable Faith: Missional Living in the Radical Way of St. Patrick
Jamie Arpin-Ricci
Foreword by Jean Vanier

Paperback: Paraclete Press, 2015
 
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Scot McKnight’s latest book is a provocative exploration of the relationship of church and kingdom.

Watch for our review by ERB Editor Chris Smith in our soon-to-be-released Advent print issue. (Not a subscriber?  Subscribe now…)

Kingdom Conspiracy: Returning to the Radical Mission of the Local Church
Scot McKnight

Hardback:  Brazos Press, 2014
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This delightful book hit bookstores last week…
You should definitely check it out!
 

Disquiet Time: Rants and Reflections on the Good Book by the Skeptical, the Faithful, and a Few Scoundrels

Cathleen Falsani and Jennifer Grant, Eds.

Hardback: Jericho Books, 2014
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Tim Otto
I had the privilege of reviewing this book by Tim Otto in our current print issue.  I was delighted to find out today that this book trailer video has been made to introduce it. It might be one of the most important books released this year.
 
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As announced in yesterday’s list of new book releases to watch for this week, one of this week’s most interesting books is:

Congratulations, By the Way: Some Thoughts on Kindness.
George Saunders

Hardback:  Random House, 2014.
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You can actually read the full text of George Saunders’ 2013 Syracuse graduation speech here, but this is a lovely hardback edition that would make a wonderful gift for your family and friends who are graduating this spring.   I can think of no better advice to graduates than what Saunders offers here: to prefer kindness to self-focused ambition.
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Nadia Bolz-Weber
 
 
Our Book Trailer of the Week:
 

Pastrix: The Cranky, Beautiful Faith of a Sinner and Saint
Nadia Bolz-Weber

Hardback: Jericho Books, 2013
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Fueled by a wonderful ON BEING interview with Krista Tippett,
PASTRIX debuted at #17 on the NY TIMES Non-fiction bestseller list last week…
 
Read Kim Roth’s wonderful review in our current print issue
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Having done a wee bit of urban exploration myself, I am eager to check out this new book:

Hidden Cities : Travels to the Secret Corners of the World’s Great Metropolises; A Memoir of Urban Exploration

Moses Gates

Paperback: Tarcher, 2013
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Our Book Trailer video of the Week…

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Unexpected Gifts: Discovering the Way of Community
Christopher Heuertz

Paperback: Howard Books, 2013
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***Other Books by Christopher Heuertz




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