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Studying Paul’s Letters with the Mind and Heart


The title says it all. . . . Gregory S. MaGee. Studying Paul’s Letters with the Mind and Heart. 216p., $23.99, Kregel Academic. This informative survey of Paul’s epistles is conversant with the latest scholarship but written in an engaging … Continue reading

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Lay Down Your Ambition     


“Spiritual leadership” that isn’t leading others closer to Jesus isn’t spiritual leadership at all. Continue reading

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When Words Fail: Practical Ministry to People with Dementia and Their Caregivers


Dementia and its symptoms are tough on everyone involved—the persons involved and arguably even more so, their caregivers. This book will give you the wisdom and info you need to cope—as well as to minister. . . . Kathy Fogg … Continue reading

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Lay Down Your Circumstances


Sometimes, parting the Red Sea is easier than opening up a human heart. Continue reading

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Invitation to Educational Ministry


Everything you want to know about educational ministry—no matter what size your venue—but was afraid to ask. . . . George M. Hillman, Jr. & Sue Edwards. Invitation to Educational Ministry: Foundations of Transformational Christian Education. 512p., $42.99, Kregel Academic. … Continue reading

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Lay Down Your Kingdom: a small-group session


For this session, you’ll need…. enough name tags for everyone pens/markers for writing Laying Down Your Day (15 minutes) Make sure everyone has a name tag and something to write with. Then say something like: Think of something you’re especially … Continue reading

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The Great Escape


Need a study on healing and deliverance—especially for someone who’s literally imprisoned? Look no further. . . . Kathleen Ann Marchant. The Great Escape: Redeemed for Life. 336p., $14.99, Deep River Books. In this thoughtful Bible study guide, find ways you … Continue reading

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