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Pagan Christianity?

Pagan Christianity?

by George Barna and Frank Viola

Have you ever wondered why we Christians do what we do for church every Sunday morning? Why do we “dress up” for church? Why does the pastor preach a sermon each week? Why do we have pews, steeples, and choirs? This ground-breaking book, now in affordable softcover, makes an unsettling proposal: most of what Christians do in present-day churches … Read more…

Jesus Manifesto

Jesus Manifesto

by Leonard Sweet, Frank Viola and Leonard Sweet

“So that in everything He might have the supremacy.” —Colossians 1:18 Christians have made the gospel about so many things—things other than Christ. Religious concepts, ideas, doctrines, strategies, methods, techniques, formulas, 'its' and 'things' have all eclipsed the beauty, the glory, and the reality of the Lord Jesus Himself. On … Read more…

Iglesia Reconfigurada

Iglesia Reconfigurada

by Frank Viola

El autor Frank Viola les da a los lectores un lenguaje que muy seguramente no sabían que faltaba en su experiencia en la iglesia moderna. El cree que muchas de las congregaciones de hoy han cambiado la intención original de Dios para la iglesia. Como líder destacado del movimiento de las iglesias caseras, Frank está al frente de una revolución que está… Read more…

Finding Organic Church A Comprehensive Guide to Starting and Sustaining Authentic Christian Communities

Finding Organic Church A Comprehensive Guide to Starting and Sustaining Authentic Christian Communities

by Frank Viola and Frank Viola

From the bestselling author of Reimagining Church comes an essential guide that provides practical, effective tools for finding vibrant Christian communities.Driven by a passion for the body of Christ, Frank Viola has written some of today's most authoritative and celebrated works on the growing home, organic, and missional church movements. Now Viola sh… Read more…

From Eternity to Here Rediscovering the Ageless Purpose of God

From Eternity to Here Rediscovering the Ageless Purpose of God

by Frank Viola and Frank Viola

Discover the sweeping story of God's eternal plan. Deep within God's Word lies a wondrous story like no other. A drama that unfolded before time began. An epic saga that resonates with the heartbeat of God. A story that reveals nothing less than the meaning of life and God's great mission in the earth.From Here to Eternity presents three remarkab… Read more…

Reimagining Church Pursuing the Dream of Organic Christianity

Reimagining Church Pursuing the Dream of Organic Christianity

by Frank Viola and Frank Viola

Author Frank Viola gives readers language for all they knew was missing in their modern church experience. He believes that many of today's congregations have shifted from God's original intent for the church. As a prominent leader of the house church movement, Frank is at the forefront of a revolution sweeping through the body of Christ. A change th… Read more…

Jesus

Jesus

by Leonard Sweet, Frank Viola, Leonard Sweet and Frank Viola

Jesus says, “The Scriptures point to me!” (John 5:39 NLT). But what does that mean exactly? The twenty-seven books of the New Testament are largely a commentary on the Old Testament, and each part of the Bible is a signpost to Jesus. Once this is properly understood, everything changes, including our own identities. In this magisterial work you will disc… Read more…

Revise Us Again Living from a Renewed Christian Script

Revise Us Again Living from a Renewed Christian Script

by Frank Viola and Frank Viola

Every person follows a script for living, a life guide that directs our behavior and shapes our choices. As believers, we find the original script for living woven throughout the Bible. Yet while the Christian message is simple, it can become complicated by our environment, our culture, and our religious ideas and traditions. For this reason, we are all in c… Read more…

God's Favorite Place on Earth

God's Favorite Place on Earth

by Frank Viola and Frank Viola

When He came to earth, Jesus Christ was rejected in every quarter in which He stepped. The Creator was rejected by His own creation. “He came to His own and His own received Him not,” said John. For this reason, Jesus Christ had “no where to lay His head.” There was one exception, however. A little village just outside of Jerusal… Read more…

Jesus Now Unveiling the Present-Day Ministry of Christ

Jesus Now Unveiling the Present-Day Ministry of Christ

by Frank Viola and Frank Viola

During His ministry on earth, Jesus of Nazareth spent most of His time healing the sick, casting out demons, training disciples, teaching the people, and preaching the kingdom of God. But what is Jesus Christ doing today? What is His present-day ministry?In Jesus Now, bestselling author Frank Viola gives us the first comprehensive treatment of what Jesu… Read more…

The Day I Met Jesus The Revealing Diaries of Five Women from the Gospels

The Day I Met Jesus The Revealing Diaries of Five Women from the Gospels

by Frank Viola and Mary DeMuth

Two thousand years ago, Jesus Christ met face-to-face with people just like you. Broken, imperfect, sometimes fearful and without hope. The Day I Met Jesus is a beautifully crafted narrative that chronicles the remarkable encounters of five women in the Gospels who were desperate to find wholeness, security, and purpose. Like all of us, these women struggled… Read more…

Jesus Speaks

Jesus Speaks

by Leonard Sweet and Frank Viola

My sheep hear My voice, and I know them, and they follow Me. ~ Jesus, John 10:27 Countless Christians today are hungry to hear God’s voice. The trouble is, many don’t know how. In a warm and practical way, Jesus Speaks teaches readers how to listen for the voice of Jesus. The bookexplores the various ways in which Christ sp… Read more…