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Written to Be Heard: Recovering the Messages of the Gospels

Author: 
Paul Borgman; Kelly James Clark
List Price: 
$30.00
Type: 
Paperback

The words of the gospels were meant to be heard. While we can still appreciate the construction and grasp some understanding when we read, we miss much of the message because we’re working in the wrong medium. In Written to Be Heard Paul Borgman and Kelly James Clark offer the keys to recovering the radical, relevant messages of each gospel as they were first heard.

Lives of Unforgetting: What We Lose in Translation When We Read the Bible

Author: 
Stant Litore
List Price: 
$16.99
Type: 
Paperback

The ancient Greek word for “truth” means unconcealing or unforgetting. Yet today many ideas and stories that were once critical to how early Christians understood, practiced, and defended their faith often remain “hidden in plain sight” in our Bibles. These ideas are concealed from us by the distance between languages, between eras, and between cultures—yet they are so worth unconcealing and unforgetting. In this book, discover:

Preaching Jesus Christ Today: Six Questions for Moving from Scripture to Sermon

Author: 
Annette Brownlee
List Price: 
$22.95
Type: 
Paperback

This book approaches preaching as a theological practice and a spiritual discipline in a way that is engaging, straightforward, and highly usable for busy preachers. Bringing to bear almost three decades of practical experience in the pulpit and the classroom, Annette Brownlee explores six questions to help preachers listen to Scripture, move from text to interpretation for weekly sermon preparation, and understand the theological significance of the sermon.

When Christians Were Jews: The First Generation

Author: 
Paula Fredriksen
List Price: 
$27.50
Type: 
Hardcover

A compelling account of Christianity’s Jewish beginnings, from one of the world’s leading scholars of ancient religion

How did a group of charismatic, apocalyptic Jewish missionaries, working to prepare their world for the impending realization of God's promises to Israe

New Vision for an Old Story: Why the Bible Might Not Be the Book You Think It Is

Author: 
Anne Robertson
List Price: 
$18.99
Type: 
Paperback

When Anne Robertson asked a bunch of people on the street what came to mind when they heard the word Bible, she was met with a flood of mixed responses—words like wisdomliesfaithrulesancient historybigotrypoison, and many more.

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