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One of this month’s most interesting new books is…
 

The Divine Dance: The Trinity and Your Transformation
Richard Rohr

With Mike Morrell
Hardback: Whitaker House, 2016.
Buy Now:  [ Amazon ]  [ Kindle ]
 
Rohr and Morrell recorded a series of video clips that introduce the book…
 
 
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This week marked the first anniversary of Phyllis Tickle’s death (Sept. 22).

In honor of her life, we offer these brief video clips that introduce her work…

*** Books by Phyllis Tickle

Three Poems by Phyllis Tickle


Phyllis:
A Brief Documentary



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One of the best new book releases of this week is:

Finding God in the Waves:
How I Lost My Faith and Found It Again Through Science

Mike McHargue

Hardback: Convergent Books, 2016
Buy now:  [ Amazon ]  [ Kindle ]
 

Watch a book trailer video
for this great new book:

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Mary Oliver

Tomorrow (Sept. 10) is the birthday of poet Mary Oliver.

In honor of the occasion, we offer these videos of her reading her poems…

*** Books by Mary Oliver

Five Additional Poems
Read by Mary Oliver


The Summer Day



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One of this week’s best new book releases is: 
 

Embrace:
God’s Radical Shalom for a Divided World

Leroy Barber

Paperback: IVP Books, 2016
Buy now: [ Amazon ]  [ Kindle – Pre-order ]
 

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One of this fall’s best theology books is: 

Endangered Gospel:
How Fixing the World
is Killing the Church

By John Nugent

Paperback: Cascade Books, 2016.
Buy now:  [ Amazon [  Kindle ]

This is a provocative book that asks vital questions about how the church should live in the world, and how we bear witness to the good news of Jesus.

 

Watch an introductory video
and read an excerpt of the book:

*** ALSO, we are planning to do a month-long read-a-long discussion of this book in November, so get a copy and start reading now!
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Sunday Aug 28 is the birthday of poet Rita Dove.

In honor of the occasion, we offer these videos of her reading her poems…


Black on a Saturday Night

 



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McKnight-Fellowship

This is a brief, but excellent introduction to two of Scot McKnight’s recent books:

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

and 

A Fellowship of Differents:
Showing the World God’s Design for Life Together

( Our 2015 Book of the Year!)


 
Watch this conversation between Scot McKnight and Leslie Leyland Fields on Scot’s greatest concern for the future of the Church…

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The most important new book release of this week was most likely:

White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America
Nancy Isenberg

Hardback: Viking Books, 2016
Buy now:  [ Amazon ]  [ Kindle ]
 
Here is a great video of a talk in which she overviews the argument of the book…
 
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Sunday (May 15) marks the anniversary of the death of novelist Charles Williams.

If you are not familiar with Williams, you should definitely check out the following videos that explain why his work is important…
 

Get Williams’ novel 
Descent Into Hell
for only 99c on Kindle!!!

 

C.S. Lewis on Charles Williams

[ 1:56 min ]




 

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