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Education or Immitation?: Bible Interpretation for Dummies Like You and Me

Education or Immitation?: Bible Interpretation for Dummies Like You and Me

by Curt Allen

The earthly ministry of Jesus was all about rightly interpreting and applying God’s Word. We can do the same. No special training required. In fact, right interpretation of Scripture, followed by right application, is the primary way that Christians are to be like God. This is not an issue of education. It’s an issue of imitation. The example of Jesu… Read more…

Friends and Lovers: Cultivating Companionship and Intimacy in Marriage

Friends and Lovers: Cultivating Companionship and Intimacy in Marriage

by Joel R. Beeke

Neither a comprehensive marriage manual, nor a complete exploration of the theological significance of marriage, Friends and Lovers focuses on two key ingredients in a vital marriage, friendship and sexual intimacy. Drawing from the wisdom of the Bible, especially the Book of Proverbs, Joel Beeke shows you how to grow closer to your spouse both emotionally a… Read more…

Killing Calvinism: How to Destroy a Perfectly Good Theology from the Inside

Killing Calvinism: How to Destroy a Perfectly Good Theology from the Inside

by Greg Dutcher

Something wonderful is happening in Western Evangelicalism. A resurgence of Calvinism is changing lives, transforming churches, and spreading the gospel. The books are great, the sermons are life-changing, the music is inspirational, and the conferences are astonishing. Will this continue or will we, who are part of it all, end up destroying it? That depen… Read more…

Contend: Defending the Faith in a Fallen World

Contend: Defending the Faith in a Fallen World

by Aaron Armstrong

Table of Contents: One: The Context: Contending in our Day, Two: The Content: We Contend for God and the Gospel, Three: The Challenge: To Contend Well and Wisely, Four: The Clergy: Called to Feed, Correct and Protect, Five: The Congregation: Called to Build Up, Persevere and Wait, Six: The Conclusion: What Contending Really Means… Read more…

Brass Heavens: Reasons for Unanswered Prayer

Brass Heavens: Reasons for Unanswered Prayer

by Paul Tautges

Dr. Paul Tautges has served Immanuel Bible Church in Sheboygan, WI as pastor since 1992. He is the husband of Karen and father of ten wonderful children. Paul is also an adjunct professor at several seminaries in the U.S. and overseas, as well as being a conference speaker. He is the author of seven books including Delight in the Word, Counsel One Another, C… Read more…

Christ in the Chaos: How the Gospel Changes Motherhood

Christ in the Chaos: How the Gospel Changes Motherhood

by Kimm Crandall

For far too long mothers have been beaten down by the law of “do better” and “try harder.” The burden of “getting it right” threatens to crush weary souls who desire to serve their families faithfully. Christ in the Chaos brings comfort to conflicted hearts that are starved of grace and longing for the freedom in Christ the Bible promises. In thi… Read more…

Does God Listen to Rap?: Christians and the World

Does God Listen to Rap?: Christians and the World's Most Controversial Music

by Curtis Allen

A lot of people think that if there is one style of music in the world that God hates, it has got to be rap. Some have even gone so far as to call rap, “An unclean thing before the Lord,” and to insist that anyone who listens to rap (whether it’s made by Christians or not) risks spiritual harm. Lots of other people love and accept rap as their preferre… Read more…

Grace is Free: One Woman

Grace is Free: One Woman's Journey From Fundamentalism to Failure to Faith

by Marci Preheim

Grace Is Free exposes a dangerous but popular teaching among women in Christian circles today. The gospel is meant to set people free, but instead it has been subtly tainted by the enemy. False teaching has slipped in virtually unnoticed but its effects are deadly. To-do-lists, competition, and extra rules have enslaved women instead of guiding them. Gra… Read more…

Company We Keep: In Search of Biblical Friendship

Company We Keep: In Search of Biblical Friendship

by Jonathan Holmes

The Christian life is a war and one of your most lethal enemies hangs its helmet inside your heart. This infernal, internal enemy is sin, which even after new birth continues to reside in every believer. As followers of Jesus, we’ve been given a simple mission regarding sin: search and destroy. Put it to death. But in the words of Cornelius Plantinga Jr., … Read more…

After They Are Yours: The Grace and Grit of Adoption

After They Are Yours: The Grace and Grit of Adoption

by Brian S. Borgman

Adoption offers a powerful testimony of grace in a world of unwanted pregnancies and on demand abortion. But no one said adoption is easy. As an adoptive parent and pastor, who has counseled many adoptive parents, Brian Borgman knows there is another side to adoption that we are often reluctant to talk about. Parenting is always a challenge, but parenting an… Read more…

Hit List: Taking Aim at the Seven Deadly Sins

Hit List: Taking Aim at the Seven Deadly Sins

by Brian Hedges

he Christian life is a war and one of your most lethal enemies hangs its helmet inside your heart. This infernal, internal enemy is sin, which even after new birth continues to reside in every believer. As followers of Jesus, we’ve been given a simple mission regarding sin: search and destroy. Put it to death. But in the words of Cornelius Plantinga Jr., … Read more…

The Secret of Spiritual Joy

The Secret of Spiritual Joy

by William P. Farley

At one time or another, most Christians struggle with depression, discouragement, or despondency. When this happens, spiritual joy is the great need. William Farley has written a practical book to help flawed human beings discover and implement the secret to spiritual joy. The author contends that the gospel is the key to a life overflowing with joy. That i… Read more…


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