Archives For Theology

 

Audiobooks are a great way to enjoy books while you are on the go!

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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)


Consider the Women: A Provocative Guide to Three Matriarchs of the Bible

Debbie Blue

Read by: Sheri Beth Dusek
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The now out-of-print Christian Mission and Modern Culture Series, is one of our favorite and most often-reread series. This week, we are giving away these FIVE books from the series: 

All of these books are Like New copies, in the original paperback edition as pictured above.
 
 

We will pick one winner who will get all five of these books!

 
 
Enter now for your chance to win these books!!!
(It’s as easy as 1, 2, 3)

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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…)



Romans Disarmed:
Resisting Empire, Demanding Justice

Sylvia Keesmaat /
Bryan Walsh

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Here are 5 essential ebooks on sale now that are worth checking out:
( Madeleine L’Engle, James Baldwin, Leonard Sweet, 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:

Walking on Water:
Reflections on Faith and Art

Madeleine L’Engle

*** $4.99 ***

PLUS, Buy the Ebook, and get
the audiobook for only $7.49!!!

“I had always sensed that there was a wonderful connection between spirituality and creativity, but Madeleine’s insights about both of those worlds helped me claim with more confidence my own creative gifts. This is a wise and inspiring book that should be in every artist’s library.”
–Vinita Hampton Wright

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Here are some excellent theology* books that will be released this month:

* broadly interpreted, including ethics, church history, biblical studies, and other areas that intersect with theology



Christ and the Common Life: Political Theology and the Case for Democracy

Luke Bretherton

Eerdmans

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This is a timely and very important book for the shape of our Christian faithfulness in the twenty-first century…
 

Trauma Sensitive Theology:
Thinking Theologically in the Era of Trauma
Jennifer Baldwin

Paperback: Cascade Books, 2019
Buy Now: [ Amazon ]  [ Kindle ]
 
 

Watch this helpful interview with the author…

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These superb books by Lesslie Newbigin, one of most significant theologians of the latter half of the 20th century, are on sale right now as Kindle ebooks…

[ Intro Reading Guide to Newbigin’s work ]

 
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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…)



The Youngest Day:
Shelter Island’s Seasons
in the Light of Grace

Robert Farrar Capon

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A Lifelong Patience and Courage

A Feature Review of

The Time Is Now:
A Call to Uncommon Courage

Joan Chittister

Hardcover: Convergent Books, 2019
Buy now:
[ Amazon ] [ Kindle ] [ Audible ]

Reviewed by Erin F. Wasinger

Joan Chittister is en fuego.

The Benedictine sister and social justice advocate has just released The Time Is Now: A Call to Uncommon Courage—and it’s what the impatient among us need right now. We’re living in the days when “dumpster fire” has been used so often in the media that Oxford added it to its dictionary. Government’s broken; violence at schools is terrifying. Wars, famine, border controversies … on and on. Everything seems to be toxic. Everything.

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Here are some excellent theology* books that will be released this month:

* broadly interpreted, including ethics, church history, biblical studies, and other areas that intersect with theology

Old Testament Ethics: A Guided Tour

John Goldingay

IVP Academic

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