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The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song
The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song
By Gates, Henry Louis
2021-02 - Penguin Press
9781984880338 Check Our Catalog

 

The instant New York Times bestseller and companion book to the PBS series.

"Absolutely brilliant...A necessary and moving work." --Eddie S. Glaude, Jr., author of Begin Again

"Engaging. . . . In Gates's telling, the Black church shines bright even as the nation itself moves uncertainly through the gloaming, seeking justice on earth--as it is in heaven." --Jon …More
 

A Rhythm of Prayer: A Collection of Meditations for Renewal
A Rhythm of Prayer: A Collection of Meditations for Renewal
By Bessey, Sarah
Contribution by Brown, Amena
Contribution by Taylor, Barbara Brown
2021-02 - Convergent Books
9780593137215 Check Our Catalog

 

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - For the weary, the angry, the anxious, and the hopeful, this collection of moving, tender prayers offers rest, joyful resistance, and a call to act, written by Barbara Brown Taylor, Amena Brown, Nadia Bolz-Weber, and other artists and thinkers, curated by the author Glennon Doyle calls "my favorite faith writer."

It's no …More
 

Dear God: Honest Prayers to a God Who Listens
Dear God: Honest Prayers to a God Who Listens
By Laditan, Bunmi
2021-01 - Zondervan
9780310359166 Check Our Catalog

 

 

As seen on The TODAY Show

Dear God is a poignant collection of funny, often heartbreaking, and deeply insightful letters to God that bravely share the emotions we all feel as we grapple with this broken world and search for divine love.

With the same gutsy and poetic honesty that …More
 

Faith After Doubt: Why Your Beliefs Stopped Working and What to Do about It
Faith After Doubt: Why Your Beliefs Stopped Working and What to Do about It
By McLaren, Brian D.
2021-01 - St. Martin's Essentials
9781250262776 Check Our Catalog

 

 

From the author of A New Kind of Christianity comes a bold proposal: only doubt can save the world and your faith.

Will help you live fuller and breathe easier.." --Glennon Doyle

Sixty-five million adults in the U.S. have dropped out of active church attendance and about 2.7 million more are leaving every year. Faith After Doubt is for …More
 

In Search of Wisdom: Life-Changing Truths in the Book of Proverbs
In Search of Wisdom: Life-Changing Truths in the Book of Proverbs
By Meyer, Joyce
2021-01 - Faithwords
9781546017646 Check Our Catalog

 

#1 New York Times bestselling author Joyce Meyer takes us on a journey through the wisdom of Proverbs that leaves us transformed and prepared to face daily choices and challenges.

The book of Proverbs is a treasure trove of spiritual and practical wisdom that equips us to live our best lives. Knowledge is important, but if it isn't converted into action, it fails to create …More
 

Begin Again: A Journey of Restoration and Renewal Awaits You
Begin Again: A Journey of Restoration and Renewal Awaits You
By Lucado, Max
2020-12 - Thomas Nelson
9781400226474 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Are you in need of some hope? Could you use a new beginning? A redo? A mulligan? At some point in life we all could. The oh-so-welcome news of Scripture is this: Our God is a God of fresh starts.

In Begin Again, pastor and New York Times bestselling author Max Lucado celebrates God's promise to restore and renew. Max will prepare you for the journey …More
 

The Great Belonging: How Loneliness Leads Us to Each Other
The Great Belonging: How Loneliness Leads Us to Each Other
By Donlon, Charlotte
Foreword by Winner, Lauren F.
2020-11 - Broadleaf Books
9781506461960 Check Our Catalog

 

 

Loneliness has reached epidemic proportions, according to many sources. In an age of mobility and fraying civic life, we are all susceptible to its power. But what if loneliness is a necessary part of the human condition? What if it is a current that leads us deeper into belonging--to ourselves, to each other, and to God?

In The Great Belonging, writer and spiritual director …More
 

Forgiving What You Can't Forget: Discover How to Move On, Make Peace with Painful Memories, and Create a Life That's Beautiful Again
Forgiving What You Can't Forget: Discover How to Move On, Make Peace with Painful Memories, and Create a Life That's Beautiful Again
By TerKeurst, Lysa
2020-11 - Thomas Nelson
9780718039875 Check Our Catalog

 

 

*#1 New York Times Bestseller*

You deserve to stop suffering because of what other people have done to you.

Have you ever felt stuck in a cycle of unresolved pain, playing offenses over and over in your mind? You know you can't go on like this, but you don't know what to do next. Lysa TerKeurst has wrestled through this journey. But in …More
 

Empty Out the Negative: Make Room for More Joy, Greater Confidence, and New Levels of Influence
Empty Out the Negative: Make Room for More Joy, Greater Confidence, and New Levels of Influence
By Osteen, Joel
2020-11 - Faithwords
9781546015994 Check Our Catalog

 

Release the negative thoughts and feelings that are weighing you down and make room for the good things you should have in your life with #1 New York Times bestselling author Joel Osteen.

You were created to be filled with joy, peace, confidence, and creativity. But it's easy to go through life holding on to things that weigh you down-guilt, resentment, doubt, worry. When …More
 

The Bible With and Without Jesus: How Jews and Christians Read the Same Stories Differently
The Bible With and Without Jesus: How Jews and Christians Read the Same Stories Differently
By Levine, Amy-Jill
Author Brettler, Marc Zvi
2020-10 - HarperOne
9780062560155 Check Our Catalog

 

 

The editors of The Jewish Annotated New Testament show how and why Jews and Christians read many of the same Biblical texts - including passages from the Pentateuch, the Prophets, and the Psalms - differently. Exploring and explaining these diverse perspectives, they reveal more clearly Scripture's beauty and power.

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Be the Bridge: Pursuing God's Heart for Racial Reconciliation
Be the Bridge: Pursuing God's Heart for Racial Reconciliation
By Morrison, Latasha
Afterword by Allen, Jennie
Foreword by Hill, Daniel
2019-10 - Waterbrook Press
9780525652885 Check Our Catalog

 

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - ECPA BESTSELLER - "When it comes to the intersection of race, privilege, justice, and the church, Tasha is without question my best teacher. Be the Bridge is THE tool I wish to put in every set of hands."--Jen Hatmaker

Winner of the Christianity Today Book Award - A leading advocate for racial reconciliation …More