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The Holy Spirit

The Holy Spirit

by Kevin DeYoung, D. A. Carson, Timothy J. Keller and Timothy Keller

The Holy Spirit is perhaps the least understood, and least acknowledged, member of the Trinity, but his work in the gospel is indispensable. In this new booklet from the Gospel Coalition, Kevin DeYoung looks to Scripture to outline fundamental doctrine about the personhood and work of the Holy Spirit. DeYoung describes the Holy Spirit as our ultimate gift. … Read more…

Why We Love the Church: In Praise of Institutions and Organized Religion
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Why We Love the Church: In Praise of Institutions and Organized Religion

by Kevin DeYoung and Ted Kluck

This book presents the case for loving the local church. It paints a picture of the local church in all its biblical and real life guts, gaffes, and glory in an effort to edify local congregations and entice the disaffected back to the fold. It also provides a solid biblical mandate to love and be part of the body of Christ and counteract the "leave chur… Read more…

The Hole in Our Holiness: Filling the Gap between Gospel Passion and the Pursuit of Godliness

The Hole in Our Holiness: Filling the Gap between Gospel Passion and the Pursuit of Godliness

by Kevin DeYoung

Given the lack of holiness in our culture today, DeYoung presents a popular-level treatment of sanctification and union with Christ, helping readers to see what matters most—being like Jesus.… Read more…

Why We're Not Emergent: By Two Guys Who Should Be
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Why We're Not Emergent: By Two Guys Who Should Be

by Kevin DeYoung and Ted Kluck

You can be young, passionate about Jesus Christ, surrounded by diversity, engaged in a postmodern world, reared in evangelicalism and not be an emergent Christian. In fact, I want to argue that it would be better if you weren't.The Emergent Church is a strong voice in today's Christian community. And they're talking about good… Read more…

Crazy Busy: A (Mercifully) Short Book about a (Really) Big Problem

Crazy Busy: A (Mercifully) Short Book about a (Really) Big Problem

by Kevin DeYoung

Constant busyness is dangerous for our souls. In this short, honest, and often humorous book, DeYoung rejects the “busyness as usual” mindset, helping us to make time for the things that really matter.… Read more…

What Does the Bible Really Teach about Homosexuality?
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What Does the Bible Really Teach about Homosexuality?

by Kevin DeYoung

In just a few short years, massive shifts in public opinion have radically reshaped society’s views on homosexuality. Feeling the pressure to forsake long-held beliefs about sex and marriage, some argue that Christians have historically misunderstood the Bible’s teaching on this issue. But does this approach do justice to what the Bible really te… Read more…

The Gospel as Center: Renewing Our Faith and Reforming Our Ministry Practices

The Gospel as Center: Renewing Our Faith and Reforming Our Ministry Practices

by J. Ligon Duncan, Kevin DeYoung, D. A. Carson, Timothy J. Keller, Thabiti M. Anyabwile, Sam Storms, Timothy Keller, Tim Savage, Andrew Davis, Philip Graham Ryken, Bryan Chapell, Reddit AndrewsIII, Richard D. Phillips, Mike Bullmore, Stephe Um, Stephen Um, Step Um, Colin S. Smith, Ste Um and Sto

The church is reeling because of the relativistic mindset of our world. Up until a generation ago, most adults had similar moral intuitions whether they were believers or not, and the core of protestant orthodoxy was still intact. Yet, in the wake of postmodernity and secularism, all that has changed.Convinced that gospel-centered ministry is utterly imperat… Read more…

Taking God at His Word: Why the Bible Is Knowable, Necessary, and Enough, and What That Means for You and Me
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Taking God at His Word: Why the Bible Is Knowable, Necessary, and Enough, and What That Means for You and Me

by Kevin DeYoung

There isn’t really a “go to” book on Scripture. Sure, there are plenty of theological books on Scripture, and lots of popular-level works on how to read Scripture, and more and more books on the whole story line of Scripture. But there is not one book that people turn to for the basics on the Bible. We need a book that college freshmen will re… Read more…

What Is the Mission of the Church?: Making Sense of Social Justice, Shalom, and the Great Commission

What Is the Mission of the Church?: Making Sense of Social Justice, Shalom, and the Great Commission

by Kevin DeYoung and Greg Gilbert

DeYoung and Gilbert help us think carefully about what the church is sent into the world to do. Looking at the Bible’s teaching, they explore the what, why, and how of the church’s mission for today.… Read more…

Crazy Busy: A (Mercifully) Short Book about a (Really) Big Problem
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Crazy Busy: A (Mercifully) Short Book about a (Really) Big Problem

by Kevin DeYoung

I’m too busy.We’ve all heard it, we’ve all said it. Sometimes being busy seems like the theme of our lives. Yet this frenetic pace poses a serious threat to our physical, social, and even spiritual well-being. In this mercifully short book about a really big problem, best-selling author Kevin DeYoung rejects the “busyness as usual&rdq… Read more…

Why Our Church Switched to the ESV

Why Our Church Switched to the ESV

by Kevin DeYoung

DeYoung shares seven reasons why his congregation switched Bible translations to the English Standard Version. An excellent tool for pastors or lay leaders seeking to learn more about the ESV.… Read more…

The Hole in Our Holiness: Filling the Gap between Gospel Passion and the Pursuit of Godliness
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The Hole in Our Holiness: Filling the Gap between Gospel Passion and the Pursuit of Godliness

by Kevin DeYoung

The "hole in our holiness" is that evangelicals don't look particularly holy, and, despite the flood of gospel-centered discussions, there seems to be a greater focus on personal depravity than on the pursuit of holiness. Looking to right the balances, Kevin DeYoung presents a popular-level treatment of sanctification and union with Christ, helpi… Read more…


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