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Shameless: A Sexual Reformation

Nadia Bolz-Weber · Convergent Books
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Raw, intimate, and timely, Nadia Bolz-Weber's latest book offers a full-blown overhaul of our harmful and antiquated ideas about sex, gender, and our bodies. Christians are obsessed with sex. But not in a good way. For generations countless people have suffered pain, guilt, and judgment...
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It Is Finished: Defeat What's Defeating You

Rechtbank 's-Gravenhage. · FaithWords
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

We all have things that are trying to hold us back: guilt from past mistakes, temptations that we can't seem to overcome, or dysfunctions that have been passed down. It's easy to learn to live with these problems and accept them as who we are. We can all find a reason to live like...
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Outside the Lines: How Embracing Queerness Will Transform Your Faith

Mihee Kim-Kort · Fortress Press
Pages: 212
Format: Paperback

God's love for us breaks every boundary. So should our love for each other.Mihee Kim-Kort is a wife, a mom, and a Presbyterian minister. And she's queer. As she became aware of her queer sexuality, Mihee wondered what that meant for her spirituality. But instead of pushing her away...
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Sister Saints: Mormon Women since the End of Polygamy

Colleen McDannell · Oxford University Press
Pages: 312
Format: Hardcover

The specter of polygamy haunts Mormonism. More than a century after the practice was banned, it casts a long shadow that obscures people's perceptions of the lives of today's Latter-day Saint women. Many still see them as second-class citizens, oppressed by the church and their...
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Your Future Self Will Thank You: Secrets to Self-Control from the Bible and Brain Science

Drew Dyck · Moody Publishers
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

Why can't I control my anger? Or stop overeating? Or wasting time online?Why can't I seem to finish my projects? Or make progress in my spiritual life?Why do I fall for the same stupid temptations over and over again?When we fail, its easy to make excuses or blame our circumstances....
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The Gospel & Racial Reconciliation

Russell D. Moore · B&H Books
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

In the kingdom of God, it is not us against them. The problem of racism stretches back as far humanity's origin in the book of Genesis. Brother pitted against brother, tribe against tribe--people have warred against one another, fueled by contempt for racial differences. Yet the gospel...
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Dream with Me: Race, Love, and the Struggle We Must Win

John Perkins · Baker Books
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

According to recent surveys and studies, race relations in the United States are the worst they've been since the 1990s, and many would argue that life for most minorities has not significantly improved since the civil rights era of the 1960s. For so many, the dream of true equality...
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Becoming a Welcoming Church

THOM S RAINER · B&H Books
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

Most church members don't see their churches clearly. In almost all of Thom S. Rainer's consultations, church members perceive their church to be friendly. But as he surveyed guests, he found that the guests typically saw church members as unfriendly. The perception chasm existed...
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Simply Amish: An essential guide from the foremost expert on Amish life

Donald B Kraybill · Herald Press
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

From America s most trusted expert on Amish life comes Simply Amish, an essential guide to Amish life, culture, and faith. Why do the Amish reject technology and education or do they? Why do their young people choose to stay Amish when their beliefs and practices put them so at odds with...
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Book Girl: A Journey through the Treasures and Transforming Power of a Reading Life

Sarah Clarkson · Tyndale Momentum
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

When you hear a riveting story, does it thrill your heart and stir your soul? Do you hunger for truth and goodness? Do you secretly relate to Belle's delight in the library in Beauty and the Beast?If so, you may be on your way to being a book girl.Books were always Sarah Clarkson's...
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