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Truth Decay: Defending Christianity Against the Challenges of Postmodernism
A 2001 Christianity Today Award of Merit winnerThe concept of truth as absolute, objective and universal has undergone serious deterioration in recent years. No longer is it a goal for all to pursue. …
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The Houston mayor tried to subpoena sermons against homosexuality. The Mozilla CEO was fired for supporting a bill to uphold traditional marriage. HGTV canceled a new home-improvement show because of …
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Robert Chapman: A Biography
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Although he is not widely known today, Robert Chapman was one of the most respected Christians of his generation. His caring and humble attitude had a marked impact on the lives of such men as George …
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United States of Socialism: Who's Behind It. Why It's Evil. How to Stop It.

For those who witnessed the global collapse of socialism, its resurrection in the twenty-first century comes as a surprise, even a shock. How can socialism work now when it has never worked before?…

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The Big Lie: Exposing the Nazi Roots of the American Left
What is "the big lie" of the Democratic Party? That conservatives—and President Donald Trump in particular—are fascists. Nazis, even. In a typical comment, MSNBC host Rachel Maddow says the Trump era …
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Glittering Vices: A New Look at the Seven Deadly Sins and Their Remedies
Drawing on centuries of wisdom from the Christian ethical tradition, this book takes readers on a journey of self-examination, exploring why our hearts are captivated by glittery but false substitutes…
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Connected: Living in the Light of the Trinity
How is the doctrine of the Trinity really meant to be understood? Can it be applied to our everyday lives?

Sam Allberry shows us that the Trinity really matters; in fact, this insight God gives us into…
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Caffeine: How Caffeine Created the Modern World
Pollan takes us on a journey through the history of the drug, which was first discovered in a small part of East Africa and within a century became an addiction affecting most of the human species. Ca…
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So Pastor, What's Your Point?
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Professor Prutow outlines a Sermon Preparation Procedure leading you to the point of your text, developing your sermon point, preparing your outline, and filling in the details. This is a procedure de…
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Come Let Us Reason: New Essays in Christian Apologetics
Come Let Us Reason is the third book in a series on modern Christian apologetics that began with the popular Passionate Conviction and Contending with Christianity’s Critics. The nineteen essays here …
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Can We Trust the Gospels?
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Is there evidence to believe the Gospels?

The Gospels--Matthew, Mark, Luke, John--are four accounts of Jesus's life and teachings while on earth. But should we accept them as historically accurate? Wha…
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How to Think Like Shakespeare: Lessons from a Renaissance Education
A lively and engaging guide to vital habits of mind that can help you think more deeply, write more effectively, and learn more joyfully

How to Think like Shakespeare offers an enlightening and enterta…
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unChristian: What a New Generation Really Thinks about Christianity... and Why It Matters

David Kinnaman is president of The Barna Group, which provides research and resources that facilitate spiritual transformation in people's lives. Since joining Barna in 1995, David has designed and an…

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Unbelievers: An Emotional History of Doubt
The award-winning author of Protestants offers a new vision of the birth of the secular age, looking to the feelings of ordinary men and women--so often left out of the history of atheism.

Why have soc…
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Agency, Partnerships, and LLCs
A favorite among successful students, and often recommended by professors, the unique Examples & Explanations series gives you extremely clear introductions to concepts followed by realistic examples …
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Knowledge and Christian Belief
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In his widely praised Warranted Christian Belief (Oxford, 2000) Alvin Plantinga discussed in great depth and at great length the question of the rationality, or sensibility, of Christian belief. In th…
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Who's Afraid of Relativism?: Community, Contingency, and Creaturehood (The Church and Postmodern Culture)
Following his successful Who's Afraid of Postmodernism?, leading Christian philosopher James K. A. Smith introduces the philosophical sources behind postliberal theology. Offering a provocative analys…
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Why Johnny Can't Preach
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An analysis of shifts in dominant media forms and their effects on the sensibilities of the culture as a whole. Many of those shifts have profound, and unfortunate, effects on preaching.
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Saving Eutychus: How to Preach God's Word and Keep People Awake
Poor Eutychus might have tumbled off his perch in Acts 20, but it's humbling to notice that what took Paul many hours of preaching to achieve—near-fatal napping in one of his listeners—takes most prea…
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Encountering Religious Pluralism: The Challenge to Christian Faith Mission
A 2002 Christianity Today Book of the YearThe world is filled with religions. That is not a new observation. But the way we think about religious diversity, argues Harold Netland, is new. In this book…
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Preaching Sticky Sermons: A Practical Guide to Preparing, Writing, and Delivering Memorable Sermons
Preaching remains relevant even as America becomes less Christian. Preaching Sticky Sermons is a practical and accessible book for pastors young and old. Kelley and Hoagland reveal how to make your se…
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Speaking God's Words: A Practical Theology of Preaching
There are many books on preaching, but few, if any, on the theology of preaching. Yet, whether it is recognized or not, theology underlies any preaching that claims to be biblical. In Speaking God's W…
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The Archer and the Arrow
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This book is about a sentence 40 years in the making:

"My aim is to preach the gospel by prayerfully expounding the Bible to the people God has given me to love." (Phillip Jensen)

Join Phillip Jensen an…
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Communicating for a Change: Seven Keys to Irresistible Communication
When You Talk, Are People Changed?

Whether you speak from the pulpit, podium, or the front of a classroom, you don’t need much more than blank stares and faraway looks to tell you you’re not connectin…
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Confronting Christianity: 12 Hard Questions for the World's Largest Religion
Although many people suggest that Christianity is declining, research indicates that it continues to be the world's most popular worldview. But even so, the Christian faith includes many controversial…
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Expositional Preaching: How We Speak God's Word Today
What makes for good preaching?

In this accessible volume--written for preachers and preachers in training--pastor David Helm outlines what must be believed and accomplished to become a faithful exposit…
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God's Kingdom Through God's Covenants: A Concise Biblical Theology
In this abridgement of the groundbreaking book Kingdom through Covenant, a biblical scholar and a theologian offer readers an accessible overview of the overarching structure of the Bible. Tracing the…
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The Meaning of Everything: The Story of the Oxford English Dictionary
From the best-selling author of The Professor and the Madman, The Map That Changed the World, and Krakatoa comes a truly wonderful celebration of the English language and of its unrivaled treasure hou…
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Preaching That Connects: Using Techniques of Journalists to Add Impact
Master the craft of effective communication that grabs attention and wins hearts. Like everyone else, preachers long to be understood. Unfortunately, the rules first learned in seminary, if misapplied…
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Is Jesus the Only Savior?
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Today many question the idea that there is only one way to heaven (or that Christianity is the only true faith) -- even some people who identify themselves as Christians. In a world where we are likel…
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Biblical Preaching: The Development and Delivery of Expository Messages
Haddon Robinson's classic, with more than 150,000 in print, is a lesson in the basics. This updated edition will benefit a new generation of preachers. Praised by Newsweek magazine and his peers as on…
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