Archives For Eugene Peterson

 

Here are 5 essential ebooks on sale now that are worth checking out:
( Eugene Peterson, Annie Dillard, Jane Jacobs, N.T. Wright, 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.

#1:
Practice Resurrection:
A Conversation on Growing Up in Christ

Eugene Peterson

*** $3.99 ***

Thought-provoking and helpful for readers who want a different, sometimes contrarian, perspective on Christian discipleship.
– Publishers Weekly

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Eerdmans has put the five excellent books of the Conversation Series by Eugene Peterson on sale this month as Kindle Ebooks… just $3.99 each, and study guides are available for each book for 99c each!
 
 

Christ Plays in Ten Thousand Places:
A Conversation in Spiritual Theology
Eugene Peterson
 
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*** Get the Study Guide for 99c for Kindle!
 
 

Eat This Book:
A Conversation in the Art of Spiritual Reading
Eugene Peterson
 
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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

    

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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…)

 

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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)

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[easyazon_link identifier=”B071RY41Z3″ locale=”US” tag=”douloschristo-20″]Caring for Words in a Culture of Lies[/easyazon_link]

Marilyn Chandler McEntyre

Read by: Jessica Schell
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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
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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…)

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[easyazon_link identifier=”1601429673″ locale=”US” tag=”douloschristo-20″]As Kingfishers Catch Fire: A Conversation on the Ways of God Formed by the Words of God[/easyazon_link]

Eugene Peterson

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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

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Conversation with Bono on the Psalms:

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