Books about Religion

What God Has Promised You

What God Has Promised You Ancient Wisdom for Modern Times — Reflections for Individual and Group Study from Paul’s Epistle to the Romans Stephen A. McAllister   “As a result of this book, I am more passionate about knowing God than ever before. This book has transformed my life!” — A.M. Moulton, Progress Church of…

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The Pastor’s First Love

The Pastor’s First Love And Other Essays on a High and Holy Calling Donald N. Bastian Wise and practical essays on the pastor as shepherd, preacher, worship leader, and professional Winner of a 2014 Word Guild award Finalist for the 2014 Grace Irwin award “This is pastoral theology at its best. Bishop Emeritus Donald N.…

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The Committed Self

The Committed Self An Introduction to Existentialism for Christians Victor Shepherd The Committed Self is a clear and compelling introduction to Existentialism, the root of Postmodernism and, according to Victor A. Shepherd, still the most significant philosophy of our times. Focusing on Hegel, Kierkegaard, Nietzsche, Buber, Heidegger, and Sartre and their passionate commitment to the authenticity…

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Southern Cross

Southern Cross Lost and Found on the Streets and in the Jungles of Peru Paul Clark   ZICO. NESTOR. TINO. PACO. CÉSAR. These are the names of just a few of the boys lost on the streets and in the jungles of Peru – abandoned by their families or fleeing abuse at the hands of…

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Mercy Immense and Free

Mercy Immense and Free Essays in Wesleyan History and Theology Victor Shepherd   In Mercy Immense and Free, Victor Shepherd explores the context of John Wesley’s theology in four dimensions: – intellectual: Wesley’s grounding in Patristics and Anglican theology; – theological: his simultaneous acceptance of and penetration of Reformation theology through his insight that the purpose of justification…

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Interpreting Martin Luther

Interpreting Martin Luther An Introduction to His Life and Thought Victor Shepherd   “However deeply we immerse ourselves in Luther, we are no closer to exhausting the riches his mind and thought make available to us.” So writes Victor Shepherd in this immensely readable and informative book – which aids in just such an immersion.…

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Homosexuality and Following Jesus

Homosexuality and Following Jesus Paul Flaman  JESUS’ PRAYER WAS “THAT ALL MAY BE ONE” In this clear, concise, and compelling book, Paul Flaman addresses ways in which we can contribute to fulfilling this foundational prayer of the Christian life when it comes to the issue of homosexuality — an issue that has caused much division…

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God’s House Rules

God’s House Rules Seven Biblical Truths to Transform and Enrich Your Family Life Donald N. Bastian   THE FAMILY TODAY – not only in society generally, but also in the church – is facing an unprecedented number of challenges and choices. Where can families turn for help in sorting through all the confusion? God’s House…

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Forty Days with the Thirty-nine Articles of Religion

Forty Days with the Thirty-nine Articles of Religion The Thirty-nine Articles of Religion of the Church of England. Are the Thirty-nine Articles of Religion of the Church of England a dusty relic of the sixteenth century, with little to say to Anglican Christians in this brave new world of the twenty-first century? Or do they…

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