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Beautiful Light: Religious Meaning in Film

Beautiful Light: Religious Meaning in Film

by Roy M Anker

Though "religious" films usually don't get much respect in Hollywood, religion still regularly finds its way into the movies. In Beautiful Light Roy Anker seeks out the often unnoticed connections between film and religion and shows how even films that aren't overtly religious or Christian in their content can be filled with deep re… Read more…

Always with Us?: What Jesus Really Said about the Poor

Always with Us?: What Jesus Really Said about the Poor

by Liz Theoharis and William Barber

A strong theological call for ending the abomination of systemic poverty Jesus's words "the poor you will always have with you" (Matthew 26:11) are regularly used to suggest that ending poverty is impossible, that poverty is a result of moral failures, and that the poor themselves have no role in changing their situation. In this book Liz Theohar… Read more…

Imagine: A Vision for Christians in the Arts

Imagine: A Vision for Christians in the Arts

by Steve Turner

Imagine art that is risky, complex, and subtle. Imagine music, movies, books, and paintings of the highest quality. Imagine art that permeates society, challenging conventional thinking and standard morals to their core. Imagine that it is all created by Christians! This is the bold vision of Steve Turner, who has worked among a wide variety of artists f… Read more…

The Altars Where We Worship: The Religious Significance of Popular Culture

The Altars Where We Worship: The Religious Significance of Popular Culture

by Stacey M Floyd-Thomas, Juan M Floyd-Thomas and Mark G Toulouse

While a large percentage of Americans claim religious identity, the number of Americans attending traditional worship services has significantly declined in recent decades. Where, then, are Americans finding meaning in their lives, if not in the context of traditional religion? In this provocative study, the … Read more…

Paul and Gender: Reclaiming the Apostle's Vision for Men and Women in Christ

Paul and Gender: Reclaiming the Apostle's Vision for Men and Women in Christ

by Cynthia Long Westfall

A Coherent Pauline Theology of GenderRespected New Testament scholar Cynthia Long Westfall offers a coherent Pauline theology of gender, which includes fresh perspectives on the most controverted texts. Westfall interprets passages on women and men together and places those passages in the context of the Pauline corpus as a whole. She offers viable alternati… Read more…

C. S. Lewis: Anti-Darwinist

C. S. Lewis: Anti-Darwinist

by Jerry Bergman

It is commonly believed that C.S. Lewis was a theistic evolutionist, a conclusion based on a few statements that he made in The Problem of Pain and Mere Christianity. A careful study of his writings reveals, not only that for most of his life he was not a theistic evolutionist, but strongly opposed Darwinism, especially towards the end of his life.… Read more…

The Politics of Jesus

The Politics of Jesus

by Charles Tuttle

Was Jesus a politician of His time? His disciples desired Him to be. Instead, Jesus shattered the glass ceiling on politics to display a focus on a kingdom that was not of this world. In the The Politics of Jesus, author Charles Tuttle offers a fresh perspective on politics by contrasting Jesus’ political outlook with America’s hot button issues … Read more…

Grace, Not Perfection (with Bonus Content)

Grace, Not Perfection (with Bonus Content)

by Emily Ley

This eBook includes the full text of the book plus an exclusive Overcoming Overwhelm ebook not found in the hardcover!I will hold myself to a standard of grace, not perfection. As a busy wife, new mother, business owner, and designer, Emily Ley came to a point when she suddenly realized she couldn’t do it all. She needed to simplify her life, organize … Read more…

New Covenant as a Paradigm for Optimal Relations

New Covenant as a Paradigm for Optimal Relations

by Pablo Polischuk

The New Covenant as a Paradigm for Optimal Relations regards the New Covenant primarily as a gracious and merciful redemptive deal, springing from God's unilateral, unconditional, and proactive initiative. The New Covenant is adopted as representing both a salvific and an exemplary paradigm that displays God's gracious and merciful ways toward his ch… Read more…

Crossing Cultures in Scripture: Biblical Principles for Mission Practice

Crossing Cultures in Scripture: Biblical Principles for Mission Practice

by Marvin J. Newell and Patrick Fung

14th Annual Outreach Magazine Resource of the Year, Cross-Cultural Category From Genesis to Revelation, the Bible is a crosscultural book. Scripture is full of narratives of God's people crossing cultures in pursuit of God's mission. Biblical texts shed light on mission dynamics: Sarah and Hagar functi… Read more…

The Invisible Bestseller: Searching for the Bible in America

The Invisible Bestseller: Searching for the Bible in America

by Kenneth A Briggs

A personal and journalistic inquiry into the Bible's disappearance from American life In The Invisible Bestseller veteran religion writer Kenneth Briggs asks how the Bible remains the best-selling book of all time, while fewer Americans than ever can correctly articulate what it says, much less how it might offer guidance for their lives. How c… Read more…

The Liberty Book: How Freedom Can & Will Be Won

The Liberty Book: How Freedom Can & Will Be Won

by John Bona and Don Schanzenbach

News reports bring to our ears daily stories of further intrusion in our lives and increased regulations too many to number. America is losing its heritage of God-given freedoms, which were originally derived from biblical teaching. We sense that our well-sung liberties are being lost to a point of no return.  The Liberty Book examines the Christian roo… Read more…


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