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Preaching Christ from the Old Testament: Foundations for Expository Sermons

Preaching Christ from the Old Testament: Foundations for Expository Sermons

by Sidney Greidanus

Arguing for the need both to preach Christ in every sermon and to preach regularly from the Old Testament, Sidney Greidanus develops a christocentric method that will help preachers do both simultaneously. Greidanus challenges Old Testament scholars to broaden their focus and to understand the Old Testament not only in its own historical c… Read more…

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Psalms (HOTE)

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Psalms (HOTE)

by Mark D. Futato

Widely used in personal and public worship, the Psalms present multiple interpretive challenges. Their poetic form has few, if any, points of contact with English poetry and the images in the Psalms can seem just as distant. Furthermore, Mark Futato writes, their ethics at times seem to go against the grain of the teachings of the New Testament. … Read more…

Counseling Techniques

Counseling Techniques

by John C Thomas

Counseling Techniques provides a useful resource for any type of counseling practitioner. Presenting a wide variety of the most effective and commonly used techniques associated with various diagnoses, theoretical bases, and client populations, it offers experienced therapists and students alike a single, trustworthy resource for clinical reference and guida… Read more…

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Money and Possessions

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Money and Possessions

by Walter Brueggeman

The Bible is rich with complex and diverse material on the topic of money and possessions. Indeed, a close look at many scriptural texts reveals that economics is a core preoccupation of the biblical tradition. In this new work, highly regarded preacher and scholar Walter Brueggemann explores the recurring theme of money and possessions in… Read more…

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The Modern Preacher and the Ancient Text: Foundations for Expository Sermons

The Modern Preacher and the Ancient Text: Foundations for Expository Sermons

by Sidney Greidanus

A fusion of biblical hermeneutics and homiletics, this thorough and well-researched book offers a holistic contemporary approach to the interpretation and preaching of biblical texts, using all the scholarly tools available and focusing especially on literary features. Greidanus develops hermeneutical and homiletical principles and then applies them to four … Read more…

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Prophetic Books (HOTE)

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Prophetic Books (HOTE)

by Gary V. Smith

A guide for students and pastors to aptly interpret and communicate the messages of the prophetic books Preaching from a prophetic text can be daunting because it can be difficult to place these prophecies in their proper historical setting. The prophets used different literary genres and they often wrote using metaphorical poetry that is … Read more…

Teaching Romans Volume 1: Teaching the Bible Series

Teaching Romans Volume 1: Teaching the Bible Series

by Christopher Ash

There are commentaries and there are books on preaching - but very few books that combine elements of both to enable the preacher or Bible teacher to prepare a series on specific sections of Scripture. The books are purposefully practical. Section One contains 'navigation' material to enable you to access the text of Romans. Sectio… Read more…

Preaching Christ from Psalms: Foundations for Expository Sermons

Preaching Christ from Psalms: Foundations for Expository Sermons

by Sidney Greidanus

In this final volume of his series on preaching Christ from the Old Testament, Sidney Greidanus offers expert guidance for busy pastors on preaching Christ from Psalms. Beginning with a general introduction on how pastors can interpret and preach from the biblical psalms — and why they should — Greidanus proceeds by discussing twenty-t… Read more…

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Wisdom Books (HOTE)

Handbooks for Old Testament Exegesis: Interpreting the Wisdom Books (HOTE)

by Edward M. Curtis

The wisdom literature of the Bible (Job, Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and Song of Songs) is filled with practical principles for everyday life. While some Christians are deterred by the pragmatic character of these matter-of-fact guidelines, they are as integral to God's purposes for His people as the explicitly theological material that dominates other parts… Read more…

Living into Community: Cultivating Practices That Sustain Us

Living into Community: Cultivating Practices That Sustain Us

by Christine D. Pohl

Every church, every organization, has experienced them: betrayal, deception, grumbling, envy, exclusion. They make life together difficult and prevent congregations from developing the skills, virtues, and practices they need to nurture sturdy, life-giving communities.In Living into Community Christine Pohl explores four specific Christian practices -- grati… Read more…

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The New Global Mission: The Gospel from Everywhere to Everyone

The New Global Mission: The Gospel from Everywhere to Everyone

by Samuel Escobar

Christian mission is no longer a matter of missionaries from the West going to the rest of the world. Rather, the growth of Christianity in Latin America, Africa and parts of Asia is eclipsing that of the Western church. In the third millennium of the Christian era, Christian mission is truly global, with missionaries from all places going to all p… Read more…

Christianese 101

Christianese 101

by David S Smith

The lexicon of the church is confusing to those who are not a part of the culture. Given the great commission and our call to "make disciples" (Matt 28), I have thought a lot about how to explain some of the terms long time church attenders are very familiar with in a way that invites new believers into the conversation that has been going on for cen… Read more…


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