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Soulsalsa

Soulsalsa

by Leonard Sweet and Leonard Sweet

Getting a Christian worldview is all the rage these days. But how about a Christian worldlife? Got one of those? Leonard Sweet wants to show you the ins and outs of living an old-fashioned faith in these newfangled times. In his engaging, symphonic, thought-bytes style, Sweet invites you to . . . Mezuzah your inverse * Do dirt and do the d… Read more…

Thy Kingdom Connected (ēmersion: Emergent Village resources for communities of faith) What the Church Can Learn from Facebook, the Internet, and Other Networks

Thy Kingdom Connected (ēmersion: Emergent Village resources for communities of faith) What the Church Can Learn from Facebook, the Internet, and Other Networks

by Leonard Sweet and Dwight J. Friesen

Networks are everywhere. From our roads to our relationships, from our food supply to our power grids, networks are an integral part of how we live. Similarly, our churches, denominations, and even the kingdom of God are networks. Knowing how networks function and how to work with rather than against them has enormous implications for how we do ministry.In T… Read more…

Seraph Seal

Seraph Seal

by Leonard Sweet and Lori Wagner

2012: An ancient prophecy quietly unfolds as a fragmenting world accelerates its descent into massive chaos.Then, in 2048, the prophecy comes to fruition. US president Matthew Serafino is sworn into office, and University of Virginia historian Paul Binder receives a cryptic but summoning message. Strange circumstances and bizarre discoveries lead Paul to Lon… 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…

Well-Played Life

Well-Played Life

by Leonard Sweet

Do you secretly think that the harder you work, the more God is pleased with you? You can live like that—for a while. But imagine what it might mean instead to unclench your teeth, loosen your grip, and actually experience God’s pleasure in you—not just in everything you are doing for Him? The Well-Played Life is a journey of a life filled … 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…

From Tablet to Table

From Tablet to Table

by Leonard Sweet

Worship Leader magazine has named From Tablet to Table one of the five best books of 2015!What if the Bible were seen less as a tablet of ink than as a table of food? From Tablet to Table invites readers to explore the importance of The Table in biblical theology, and what it might mean for us to bring back the table to our homes, our churches, and our neigh… Read more…

I Am a Follower

I Am a Follower

by Leonard Sweet and Leonard Sweet

“FOLLOW ME.”These two words echo the heart-defining call of our Lord Jesus Christ to his disciples. Sadly, this life-changing invitation has lost much of its original meaning. Immersed in a society that worships success, we have succumbed to a trendyfixation with leadership. In I Am a Follower, author Leonard Sweet explains how Christ… Read more…

The Gospel of John When Love Comes to Town

The Gospel of John When Love Comes to Town

by Leonard Sweet, Rick McKinley and Paul L. Metzger

The Resonate series recovers the ancient wisdom of Scripture and helps us understand how it resonates with our complex world. The stories and insights of each book of the Bible are brought into conversation with contemporary voices of hope and lament--the cultural messages we interact with on a daily basis. The Scriptures become a meeting ground where God sp… 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…

The Gospel of Matthew: God with Us

The Gospel of Matthew: God with Us

by Leonard Sweet, Skye Jethani and Matt Woodley

They say the Bible is true, but does it ring true? Does it resonate? In this journey through the Gospel of Matthew, Matt Woodley considers the audacious idea of a God with us--confronting us in the midst of all we've invested ourselves in and dedicated ourselves to, and encouraging us with the promise that the God who made us has a better life i… Read more…

Jesus Drives Me Crazy!

Jesus Drives Me Crazy!

by Leonard Sweet and Leonard Sweet

The gospel presents a life-changing NUTS wisdom that conflicts with normal ways of making sense of the world. There is the World According to Normal. There is the World According to NUTS . . . where NUTS is an acronym for Never Underestimate the Spirit. The wisdom of Jesus is a NUTS wisdom. —From the book … Read more…


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