By Dominic Grassi
By Dominic Grassi
By Doug Batchelor
Watch as your youngest Bible explorers are dazzled and overjoyed with every web page during this colourful, easy-to-understand prophecy studying experience with Pastor Doug Batchelor.
In a fashion no different publication might do, their religion and amazement will develop as, step-by-step, they see how God and His be aware will be depended on throughout the achievement of prophecy in human heritage. From the autumn of Babylon to the delivery, loss of life, and resurrection of Jesus to the final days and His moment coming, your children will see their destiny is a truly intriguing one and should study that placing their religion in Jesus this present day is an important factor they could do!
Much has replaced because the first variation of Lovett Weems’s seminal paintings Church Leadership seemed in 1993. In that point a considerable literature approximately top the congregation has seemed, written from a huge number of views. yet in many ways, little has replaced in that point. the necessity for management within the church—defined as gaining knowledge of the devoted destiny into which God is looking the congregation, and jogging with the congregation into that future—is simply as urgent because it ever used to be. And therefore, the necessity for transparent, insightful puzzling over management is simply as nice because it ever was once.
In this revised variation, Weems attracts at the most sensible new principles and learn in organizational management, but regularly along with his trademark theological grounding ideal in brain. a person who courses the lifetime of a congregation, be they clergy or laity, will locate Church Leadership the quintessential software with which to keep on with their calling to be a church leader.
By David L. Bartlett,Barbara Brown Bartlett,Barbara Brown Taylor
With this new lectionary statement sequence, Westminster John Knox bargains the main huge source for preaching out there this present day. whilst entire, the twelve volumes of the sequence will hide the entire Sundays within the three-year lectionary cycle, besides movable events, equivalent to Christmas Day, Epiphany, Holy Week, and All Saints' Day.
For each one lectionary textual content, preachers will locate 4 short essays--one each one at the theological, pastoral, exegetical, and homiletical demanding situations of the textual content. this provides preachers 16 assorted methods to the proclaimation of the be aware on any given occasion.
The editors and participants to this sequence are world-class students, pastors, and writers representing various denominations and traditions. And whereas the twelve volumes of the sequence will stick with the trend of the Revised universal Lectionary, each one quantity will include an index of biblical passages in order that nonlectionary preachers, in addition to academics and scholars, might utilize its contents.
By David Parrott
By Francis Bola Akin-john
By Kwok Pui-lan,Stephen Burns,Emmanuel Yartekwei Lartey,Melinda A. McGarrah Sharp,Mona West,Stephanie Mitchem,HyeRan Kim-Cragg,Michael N. Jagessar,Jenny Te Paa Daniel,Lim Swee Hong,Cláudio Carvalhaes,Sheryl A. Kujawa-Holbrook,Jonathan Y. Tan,Jenny Daggers
By Lydia F. Johnson
"This thank you of a collective middle to Lydia Johnson . . .
For disarming us with tough questions so tenderly positioned . . .
For writing so accessibly, her scholarship all the way down to earth and sea . . .
For residing lengthy within the areas the place such classes conceal and abide . . .
For being attentive with the attention of middle and brain . . .
For pausing in this trip to drink so deep."
author of Seasons of religion and Conscience
"Lydia Johnson has written a so much well timed booklet when it comes to want. the main traditional traces of inquiry for a diasporic and cross-cultural inquiry into the Christian religion have focussed on biblical hermeneutics, theological revision, and issues to do with tradition and the refashioning of id. right here we've got a key textual content that concentrates upon pastoral care and counselling. it's talking into the globalized international of the mass migrations of individuals and conversing into the results of such."
Head of college, institution of Theology,
Charles Sturt University
“This ebook is a worthwhile and critical addition to the world of pastoral counseling. . . [it] offers a great creation to intercultural matters for not just counselors, but additionally emergency staff, reduction employees and someone who encounters these of a unique tradition in occasions the place soreness, agony, or tragedy has occurred.”
-- Eric Manuel, as reviewed within the magazine, Healing Ministry(2013)
Lydia Johnson has taught pastoral theology in universities and seminaries in South Africa, Fiji, and New Zealand, and has held pastorates in Jamaica and the southeastern usa. She has edited numerous books on women's theology in Oceania, and is the coauthor of Reweaving the Relational Mat: A Christian reaction to Violence opposed to girls from Oceania (2007).
By Howard A. Vanderwell
By Tanner G. Turley
In 'Heart to middle: Octavius Winslow’s Experimental Preaching', Tanner G. Turley surveys Winslow’s existence and ministry and demonstrates how a powerful theology of preaching supplied the root for his preaching method. Turley highlights the doctrinal precision and Christological concentration of Winslow’s preaching, revealing an goal at holistic switch in hearers by using software, discrimination, inquiry, representation, exhortation, and persuasion. by way of introducing us to this influential preacher of the previous, this research exhibits the importance of Winslow’s homiletic for the church of today.
Table of Contents:
Life and Ministry
Theology and approach to Preaching
Preaching Grounded in Doctrine
Preaching headquartered in Christ
Theory and Practice
Appendix 1: Sermon on Psalm 130:3
Appendix 2: Sermon on Galatians 2:20
Appendix three: Annotated Bibliography of Winslow’s Works
Tanner G. Turley serves as a pastor of Redemption Hill Church in Medford, Massachusetts, and is director of the Boston Church Planting Equipping Center.
“Octavius Winslow used to be a devoted and well-respected pastor and preacher for nearly forty-five years in the course of the 19th century. His sermons are a treasure trove of biblical, theological, and useful fact. unfortunately, he has nearly been misplaced to our iteration. besides the fact that, Tanner Turley has got down to rectify this example and, in my judgment, has succeeded with flying shades. The lifestyles, ministry, and preaching of this devoted servant of Christ are worthy remembering. This tremendous paintings will make that possible.” — Daniel L. Akin, president, Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
“Turley's paintings brings Octavius Winslow’s existence and scholarship into concentration like by no means prior to. you may be challenged to discover a greater booklet this yr that might make you a greater pastor and preacher!” — Greg Heisler, writer of Spirit-Led Preaching and pastor of Mount Vernon Baptist Church, Boone, NC