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Free Stuff Fridays (A Book Bundle!) – Tim Challies

This week the blog has been sponsored by the Ministry Network by Westminister. And today they are giving away a great book bundle! Church life is filled with joys and trials, tragedies, and triumphs. Along this journey, Ministry Network offers encouragement and support. On our podcast, you can learn from the experience and advice of... Read more

Hillsong Worship Releases Children’s Book Based on Award-Winning Song ‘What a Beautiful Name’

Hillsong Worship Releases Children's Book Based on Award-Winning Song 'What a Beautiful Name' Hillsong Worship recently announced a new childrens book called What a Beautiful Name, inspired by their award-winning song of the same name.Written by Hillsongs Brooke and Scott Ligertwood, as well as Ben and Karalee Fielding, the 40-page book features a little boy... Read more

New book by Sammy Tippit explains how social media can spread the Gospel – Mission Network News

USA (MNN) — In Multiplying Disciples: Social Media and the New Roman Road, author Sammy Tippit of Sammy Tippit Ministries shares how he has used social media to share Jesus with people all over the world. Reaching the Lost The book will be released this fall, but the idea has been in the works for... Read more

Archaeologists Uncover 3,200-Year-Old Canaanite Fortress Dating to Book of Judges

Archaeologists Uncover 3,200-Year-Old Canaanite Fortress Dating to Book of Judges A 3,200-year-old Canaanite fortress from the time of the biblical book of Judges has been uncovered by archaeologists in Israel and is now open to the public.The fortress, at 26 feet by 26 feet, rests near Kibbutz Galon, Israel, and was discovered by the Israel... Read more

Faith in God has a ‘central role’ in Meghan Markle’s life – book

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle married in 2018. They have since quit as senior royals and relocated to Los AngelesReutersMeghan Markle's faith in God has got her through the "darkest moments" in her life, according to the sensational new biography about her marriage to Prince Harry, Finding Freedom.  The authors, Omid Scobie and Carolyn Durand,... Read more

A Perfect Book for Our Polarized Age

When I was asked to write a book on conflict resolution, my first thought was, Write one? I need one! Tony Merida’s honest humor in the introduction to Christ-Centered Conflict Resolution: A Guide for Turbulent Times intrigued me. When later he humbly confessedIt took me a while to realize that one of the keys to... Read more

How to Nominate a Book for TGCs 2020 Book Awards

Books selected for an award will be featured at both our Womens Conference (April 911, 2020) and our 2021 TGC National Conference in Indianapolis (April 1214, 2020). (See the 2019 award winners.) Publishers can submit up to two books per category; they can also nominate the same book in multiple categories, though no book will... Read more

Christian Children’s Book Author Announces Divorce, Comes out as Gay

Christian Children's Book Author Announces Divorce, Comes out as Gay Christian childrens book author Matthew Paul Turner announced on Friday that he and his wife, Jessica Turner, are getting a divorce on account that he is gay.Simultaneously coming out and announcing his divorce in an Instagram post Friday afternoon, the When God Made... Read more

The Book on Black America That Couldve Been Written in 2020

Editors’ note:  Taking the advice of C. S. Lewis, we want to help our readers keep the clean sea breeze of the centuries blowing through our minds, which, as he argued, can be done only by reading old books. To that end, our Rediscovering Forgotten Classics series surveys some forgotten Christian classics that remain relevant... Read more

4 Ways to Read the Book of Revelation – TGC Africa

Christians disagree on many doctrines and practices within the broader Christian faith. Not least of these is the nature of the events surrounding the return of Christ. Will there be seven years of tribulation? Is the Beast a specific individual, an institution, or merely symbolic? Does the fall of Babylon in the book of Revelation... Read more

The Gospel Coalition 2019 Book Awards

The early Christians were considered weird for many reasonsworship of a crucified man, the gospel’s exclusive claims, ethical demands that included ones sexuality, and more. But heres a distinctive that might surprise you: the early church was marked by its bookish religion. According to the late New Testament scholar Larry Hurtado (19432019), Christianity stood outand... Read more

The Decade-Old Ministry Book That Envisioned the Pandemic

Colin Marshall and Tony Payne arent prophets or sons of prophets (so they say). But in their book The Trellis and the Vine: The Ministry Mind-Shift That Changes Everything (Matthias Media, 2009), they concluded with a mental experiment about a pandemic that sounds eerily close to what were currently experiencing: Imagine that the pandemic swept... Read more

Why I Keep Returning to an Old Book on Atonement

Editors’ note:  Taking the advice of C. S. Lewis, we want to help our readers keep the clean sea breeze of the centuries blowing through our minds, which, he argued, can be done only by reading old books. Continuing our Rediscovering Forgotten Classics series, we want to survey some forgotten and lesser-known Christian classics. I... Read more

Were All Scoundrels: Lessons from Nancy Guthries New Book

Recently a friend shared with me that she knew little about the Bible and has never been inside a sanctuary. I asked if her parents went to church. They used to. Then my mom became pregnant. She wasnt yet married to my dad. Her church shunned her, so they left. I sensed the pain of... Read more

The Back of the Book – Encouragement Café – May 22

The Back of the Book By Olivia BarnesThe grace of our Lord Jesus Christ be with you all. Amen. Revelation 22:21 KJVThe name of the LORD is a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it, and is safe. Proverbs 18:10 KJVDo you read novels? Im a terrible reader, I love reading but I can never just... Read more

Father’s Day Book Bundle: Save 50% on 6 Popular Titles

As May nears its end, Father’s Day, just as quickly, approaches. To celebrate Father’s Day this year, we’ve created a book bundle to encourage dads with edifying books. As COVID-19 causes all kinds of concern and anxiety, we’ve chosen these books to help encourage men to trust in Christ. For only $35, you can save 50... Read more

20 Quotes on Christs Heart (From the Best Book Ive Read All Year)

The following quotes caught my attention as I read Dane Ortlund’s breathtaking new book, Gentle and Lowly: The Heart of Christ for Sinners and Sufferers (Crossway, 2020). Yes, we included it in our Father’s Day Book Bundlesix books discounted at 50 percent off retail price. Order today and save. The gospel offers us not only... Read more

Moms Day Guide Bundle: Save 50% on 5 Fashionable Titles

[ad_1] With Moms Day quick approaching on Could 10, and understanding that it may be tough to exit buying, we put collectively a particular guide bundlebooks to encourage and strengthen moms in Gods unchanging Phrase. What however this pandemic might make us extra grateful for moms? And when might they ever want extra sustaining grace... Read more

Please Encourage Me (And Lets Learn An Encouraging E-book Collectively) – Tim Challies

[ad_1] There are two issues Id like to speak on this transient weblog publish. The primary is a request and the second is an invite. First, the request: Encourage me. Id find it irresistible if youd think about submitting the reply to a query and Ailing then spherical up a few of the solutions and... Read more

What Does the E book of Proverbs Say About Fools? – Bible Gateway Weblog

[ad_1] In all probability probably the most well-known verse within the Bible in regards to the definition of a silly particular person is Psalm 14:1 The idiot says in his coronary heart, There isn't a God. The apostle Paul appears to construct on that idea when he writes in Romans 1:20, “Since the creation of... Read more

My New Guide & Documentary Are Now Accessible! – Tim Challies

[ad_1] Today’s the day launch day for my new guide and 10-episode journey documentary! Epic: An Round-the-World Journey by way of Christian Historical past is each a guide and a documentary sequence that charts my journey around the globe and thru the ages. Touching greater than 20 international locations throughout 6 continents, you may journey... Read more

20 Quotes from Tim Kellers New (Brief) Ebook on Demise

[ad_1] The next quotes caught my consideration as I learn Tim Kellers new guide,On Demise(Penguin, 2020). That is the right little guide that may be each edifying to a believer and likewise an evangelistic tract for a non-believer. Demise is the Nice Interruption, tearing tearing family members away from us, or us from them. Demise... Read more

Free Stuff Fridays (The Good E book Firm) – Tim Challies

[ad_1] This weeks Free Stuff Friday is sponsored by The Good E book Firm who additionally sponsored the weblog this week. They've 5 packages of their bestselling childrens storybook collection to provide away. Tales That Inform The Reality are an thrilling vary of storybooks for youngsters aged 3-6 which mix beautiful illustrations from Catalina Echeverri... Read more

Free Stuff Fridays (The Good E-book Firm) – Tim Challies

[ad_1] This weeks Free Stuff Friday is sponsored by The Good E-book Firm who additionally sponsored the weblog this week. They've 5 packages of their newest releases to provide away, which suggests 5 winners will every obtain the next titles: To Search and To Save by Sinclair B Ferguson Journey with Jesus on the street... Read more

5 Methods to Rewardingly Learn the Ebook of Job

[ad_1] We imagine all Scripture is God-breathed, helpful for educating, rebuking, correcting and coaching in righteousness (2 Tim. 3:1617). However some books within the Bible current us with extra difficulties than others. To learn Job properly, you might want to be ready, for it's, in some ways, a troublesome e-book. Job Is a Arduous Ebook... Read more

In search of One thing Good To Learn? (10 Guide Recommendations) – Tim Challies

[ad_1] I spend loads of time studying. And, for so long as my tousled palms preserve me from having the ability to sort as a lot as Id like, Sick be spending much more time studying than typical. Right here, in case youre in search of one thing good to learn, are among the books... Read more

Piercing Heaven: A Prayer Guide You may Really Use – Tim Challies

[ad_1] I as soon as met a distinguished Christiana Reformed Baptist theologian, evenwho admitted one thing to me that sounded virtually scandalous: He doesnt take care of The Pilgrims Progress. He learn it as a pupil, he re-read it as an grownup, and it simply didnt do a lot for him. And with that in... Read more

Have You Learn a E-book But This Yr? – Tim Challies

[ad_1] We are per week into the brand new yr. We're already per week into the brand new yr. Whereas not all of us took the time to set bold targets and resolutions as we handed from December into January, I feel most of us a minimum of noticed it as a sort of contemporary... Read more

Searching for One thing to Learn? (Transient Ebook Opinions) – Tim Challies

[ad_1] Each two to 3 weeks I write a full-length e-book assessment, however for less than a fraction of the books I really learn. Every now and then I like to supply miniature opinions of a number of the others. In case you are searching for some studying ideas, listed here are notes about a... Read more