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An On-Going Imagination: A Conversation about Scripture, Faith, and the Thickness of Relationship

Author: 
Walter Brueggemann & Clover Reuter Beal
List Price: 
$18.00
Type: 
Paperback

Biblical scholar Walter Brueggemann has always excelled at making the Bible approachable and engaging. Drawn from a series of public conversations with Brueggemann and his former student and longtime friend Clover Reuter Beal, An On-Going Imagination explores Brueggemann’s most influential biblical-theological concepts and methods: Why should we still bother with the Bible today? What is the purpose of prayer, and what can it do for our lives?

Low: An Honest Advent Devotional

Author: 
John Pavlovitz
List Price: 
$5.99
Type: 
Paperback

Amidst the bright lights and wrappings of a sentimentally saturated Christmas season, we tend to forget about the gritty, messy reality of the Advent story as it was experienced 2,000 years ago. In this honest Advent devotional, best-selling progressive Christian author John Pavlovitz reminds us that God came to meet us in the low places of our lives -- and that Jesus continues to come low this Advent season.

Joseph and the Way of Forgiveness: A Biblical Tale Retold

Author: 
Stephen Mitchell
List Price: 
$21.99
Type: 
Hardcover

Stephen Mitchell’s gift is to breathe new life into ancient classics. In Joseph and the Way of Forgiveness, he offers us his riveting novelistic version of the Biblical tale in which Jacob’s favorite son is sold into slavery and eventually becomes viceroy of Egypt. Tolstoy called it the most beautiful story in the world.

Priorities - Leader's Guide (Exploring Justice: The Ten Commandments, Volume 1)

Author: 
Anne Robertson
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$16.00
Type: 
Paperback

No other gods. No graven images. Don't take God's name in vain. Those are the commandments that focus this first volume of our series for small group study: Exploring Justice: The Ten Commandments. Do you think idols are merely statues from a false religion? Think again.

Christ in Crisis: Why We Need to Reclaim Jesus

Author: 
Jim Wallis
List Price: 
$25.99
Type: 
Hardcover

Writing in response to our current “constitutional crisis,” New York Times bestselling author and Christian activist Jim Wallis urges America to return to the tenets of Jesus once again as the means to save us from the polarizing bitterness and anger of our tribal nation.

A Child Laughs: Prayers of Justice and Hope

Author: 
Maria Mankin & Maren Tirabassi
List Price: 
$28.00
Type: 
Paperback

A child's laugh should be the butterfly wing, the ripple-maker, for all the world. There are many children crying. We hear them echoing from news media. It is time to pray the change of the world in children's laughter. More than one hundred themes and issues crucial to hope and justice were crowd-sourced to create this collaborative anthology of fifty-two reflections from seventy-seven writers in eleven different countries.

Outdoing Jesus: Seven Ways to Live Out the Promise of "Greater Than"

Author: 
Doug Pagitt
List Price: 
$16.99
Type: 
Paperback

Is it sacrilegious to claim that ordinary people can do greater works than Jesus?

Very truly I tell you, whoever believes in me will do the works I have been doing, and they will do even greater things than these” (John 14:12). 

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