Archives For Eugene Peterson

 

Five New Must-Listen Podcast Episodes!!!
Jen Hatmaker talks to Kwame Alexander,
Krista Tippett talks to Eugene Peterson
,
Dallas Willard, Paula Gooder, MORE

 

These podcasts can be downloaded from the iTunes store
or from the links below.

 

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Here are 5 essential ebooks on sale now that are worth checking out:
( Christine Pohl, Eugene Peterson, Kathleen Norris, MORE )

Each week, we carefully curate a handful of books for church leaders that orient us toward the health and the flourishing of our congregations.

Via our sister website Thrifty Christian Reader
To keep up with all the latest ebook deals,
be sure to connect with TCR via email or on Facebook
 

*** TCR picks the very best deals
from Amazon’s monthly
ebook sale for July 2018

    

#1:
Making Room: Recovering Hospitality as a Christian Tradition 

Christine Pohl

*** $2.99 ***

The one book to read on Christian hospitality.
Our reading list on hospitality.
 
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Here are 5 essential ebooks on sale now that are worth checking out:
( Thomas Merton, Carol Howard Merritt, Eugene Peterson, MORE )

Each week, we carefully curate a handful of books for church leaders that orient us toward the health and the flourishing of our congregations.

Via our sister website Thrifty Christian Reader
To keep up with all the latest ebook deals,
be sure to connect with TCR via email or on Facebook
 

*** DON’T MISS
Amazon’s Monthly Ebook Sale for May! 
CLICK HERE for the best deals
from it for Christian Readers…

 

ALSO, Fortress Press is running 
a HUGE Theology Ebook Sale now!
(700+ titles for under $5 each…)

 

 

#1:
The Intimate Merton: His Life from His Journals 

Thomas Merton

*** $1.99 ***

A close look at Merton’s life, in his own words!

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Taking a road trip over the holidays?
Take one of the year’s best audiobooks
with you to listen to on your way!

While these audiobooks are available through Audible-dot-com, we encourage you to check for them at your local library, where you may be able to listen to them for FREE!

 

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Here are our picks for the best audiobooks of 2017
(Eugene Peterson, Christena Cleveland, Neil Gaiman, Brene Brown, MORE)

(Counting down to the #1 audiobook of the year)
 
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Audiobooks are a great way to enjoy books while you are on the go!

While these audiobooks are available through Audible.com, we encourage you to check for them at your local library, where you may be able to listen to them for FREE!
 

If you find yourself regularly purchasing audiobooks from Audible, you might want to sign up for a subscription,
$14.95/month, plus two FREE audiobooks for signing up!

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Here are the best audiobooks that will be released this month…
(Some of these are new books, others are older books just released as audiobooks)

  

Caring for Words in a Culture of Lies

Marilyn Chandler McEntyre

Read by: Jessica Schell
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A Disciplined Eye
for the Hyper-Local

 
An Abridged Review of

As Kingfishers Catch Fire: A Conversation on the Ways of God Formed by the Words of God
Eugene Peterson

Hardback: Waterbook, 2017
Buy Now:  
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Reviewed by David Swanson
 

This is a brief clip of a review that appears in
our forthcoming Eastertide 2017 magazine issue…

The issue with this review
will mail next week.

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While reading through these sermons it is easy to imagine something about the women and men who comprised Peterson’s suburban congregation. The sentences and illustrations seem to hold in mind particular people with their very particular lives. In a sermon titled “Holy, Holy, Holy” from Isaiah 6 and Revelation 4, the pastor addresses his people gently:

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Here are a few new book releases from this week that are worth checking out:

(Where possible, we have also tried to include a review/interview related to the book…)

  

As Kingfishers Catch Fire: A Conversation on the Ways of God Formed by the Words of God

Eugene Peterson

Read an excerpt of this book… 

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Sunday (Nov. 6) marks the birthday of acclaimed pastor and writer, Eugene Peterson…

In honor of the occasion, we offer a series of our favorite brief video clips featuring Eugene Peterson

*** Books by Eugene Peterson

Conversation with Bono on the Psalms:

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Here are 5 essential ebooks on sale now that are worth checking out:
( Ann Voskamp, Michael Pollan, Eugene Peterson, MORE)

Via our sister website Thrifty Christian Reader
To keep up with all the latest ebook deals,
be sure to connect with TCR via email or on Facebook

  

One Thousand Gifts: A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are

Ann Voskamp

*** $2.99 ***

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Without work, all life goes rotten. But when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
– Albert Camus,
born on this date, 1913
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Poem of the Day:
“Lucky Peacemakers”
by Eugene Peterson
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*** 3 Poems from Eugene Peterson’s collection HOLY LUCK.

 

Kindle Ebook Deal of the Day:
Love in the Ruins: A Novel
by Walker Percy
Only $1.99!!!
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*** NOTE: This stated price is for the United States. Unfortunately, this offer may or may not be available in other countries. Sorry!

 
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The Wake Up Call – November 7, 2014