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Dear Church: A Love Letter from a Black Preacher to the Whitest Denomination in the US

Duncan, Lenny · Augsburg Books
Pages: 138
Format: Paperback

Lenny Duncan is the unlikeliest of pastors. Formerly incarcerated, he is now a black preacher in the whitest denomination in the United States: the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) . Shifting...
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Johnny Cash: The Redemption of an American Icon

Laurie, Greg · Salem Books
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Join Greg Laurie, pastor and bestselling author of Steve McQueen: The Salvation of an American Icon, as he takes you on a personal journey into the life and legend of Johnny Cash. At the peak of his career, Cash had done it all - living the ultimate rags-to-riches story of growing up on a cotton...
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Core 52: A Fifteen-Minute Daily Guide to Build Your Bible IQ in a Year

Moore, Mark E. · WaterBrook
Pages: 384
Format: Paperback

In just fifteen minutes a day, you can master the 52 most important verses in the Bible in a year.While there are lots of one-year Bible reading plans, few help you understand the words that you're reading. What if we could introduce you to a Bible reading plan that would dramatically...
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What Are Biblical Values?: What the Bible Says on Key Ethical Issues

John Collins · Yale University Press
Pages: 296
Format: Hardcover

An illuminating exploration of the Bible and many of our most contentious contemporary issues Many people today claim that their positions on various issues are grounded in biblical values, and they use scriptural passages to support their claims. But the Bible was written over the course...
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Job: A New Translation

Edward L. Greenstein · Yale University Press
Pages: 248
Format: Hardcover

This revelatory new translation of Job by one of the world's leading biblical scholars will reshape the way we read this canonical text The book of Job has often been called the greatest poem ever written. The book, in Edward Greenstein's characterization, is "a Wunderkind,...
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This Is My Body: A Memoir of Religious and Romantic Obsession

Cameron Dezen Hammon
Format: Paperback

In this memoir of faith and faltering, musician Cameron Dezen Hammon, a Jew-ish New Yorker, finds herself searching for love, meaning -- a sign. She's led to Coney Island, where during a lightning storm, she is baptized in the murky waters of the Atlantic by a group of ragtag converts....
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The Lost Art of Scripture: Rescuing the Sacred Texts

Armstrong, Karen · Knopf
Pages: 624
Format: Hardcover

Today the Quran is used by some to justify war and acts of terrorism, the Torah to deny Palestinians the right to live in the Land of Israel, and the Bible to condemn homosexuality and contraception. The significance of Scripture may not be immediately obvious in our secular world, but its misunderstanding...
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Dominion: How the Christian Revolution Remade the World

Tom Holland · Basic Books
Pages: 624
Format: Hardcover

A historian of antiquity shows how the Christian Revolution forged the Western imaginationCrucifixion, the Romans believed, was the worst fate imaginable. It was this that rendered it so suitable a punishment for slaves. How astonishing it was, then, that people should have come to believe...
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Free Cyntoia: My Search for Redemption in the American Prison System

To Be Confirmed · Atria Books
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

In her own words, Cyntoia Brown shares the riveting and redemptive story of how she changed her life for the better while in prison, finding hope through faith after a traumatic adolescence of drug addiction, rape, and sex trafficking led to a murder conviction. At the age of sixteen, Cyntoia...
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Work in Progress: Unconventional Thoughts on Designing an Extraordinary Life

Steve Ford · Thomas Nelson
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

How did a couple of quirky siblings from suburban Pittsburgh end up as the king and queen of eclectic-design chic with their own HGTV show? They never let fear get in the way of a great idea. Leanne and Steve Ford share their secrets for how to turn dreams into reality.Leanne and Steve...
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