The sexual abuse scandal has gripped the Catholic Church for the past thirty years, and continues to wreak havoc even today It s been a diabolical masterpiece, one that has compromised the work of the Church in every way and has left countless lives in ruin Many Catholics are understandably aski
In a radical new vision for the future of Christianity, NYT bestselling author and conservative columnist Rod Dreher calls on American Christians to prepare for the coming Dark Age by embracing an ancient Christian way of life n nThe light of the Christian faith is flickering out all over the West,
Friendship is a relationship like no other Unlike the relationships we are born into, we choose our friends It is also tenuous we can end a friendship at any time But should friendship be so free and unconstrained Although our culture tends to pay attention to romantic love, marriage, famil
Dear Pastor, n nDesire burns within you You ve trained and dreamt of doing large things in famous ways as fast as you can for God s glory But pastoral work keeps requiring your surrender to small, mostly overlooked things over long periods of time n nYou stand at a crossroads Jesus stands with you.
Sing has grown from Keith and Kristyn Getty s passion for congregational singing it s been formed by their traveling and playing and listening and discussing and learning and teaching all over the world And in writing it, they have five key aims to discover why we sing and the overwhelming j
You are what you love But you might not love what you think n nIn this book, award winning author James K A Smith shows that who and what we worship fundamentally shape our hearts And while we desire to shape culture, we are not often aware of how culture shapes us We might not realize the ways
Could you be the answer to the problems you see Every day we are faced with the needs of those around us Emotional Physical Spiritual What are we to do about it Are these problems for our pastors to address or is there a way for the church member to make an impact that will last Bestselli
Why did Jesus give the church a meal to eat together The Lord s Supper isn t just something churches do together, it s something that binds us together, making many into one This accessible work biblically explains what the Lord s Supper is, how it relates to a local church s life together, who sh
One of the best and most comprehensive books ever written on the work of the ministry.
What s the big deal about baptism Jesus commands his disciples to be baptized, and it s a glorious picture of a person s union with Jesus death, burial, and resurrection Still, many Christians feel unclear about the topic, having questions than answers This short work provides a biblical ex
God means to fulfill the Great Commission through local churches n nHow did the apostles and the churches of the New Testament obey the Great Commission By gathering Christians together in churches The church is God s plan for evangelism, discipleship, and the Great Commission This connection be
Pastoral ministry today is often ruled by an emphasis on short sighted goals, pragmatic results, and shallow thinking Unfortunately, those in the academy tend to have the opposite problem, failing to connect theological study to the pressing issues facing the church today Contemporary evangelicali
What are the spiritual gifts Do all Christians have them Have the miraculous gifts ceased n nThe topic of spiritual gifts is often a point of contention among Christians In Spiritual Gifts What They Are and Why They Matter, Dr Thomas R Schreiner, one of the world s leading New Testament scholar