NRSV, The Guidebook, Hardcover: The NRSV Student Bible

Zondervan - Helpful tips on how to use the Bible for prayer will jump-start your conversation with God. Live it. Background information on people, and cultures puts difficult passages in context, traditions, making scripture easier to understand. Connect it. No spoon-fed or superficial answers here. Instead, the guidebook is packed with only the most relevant features to address the real questions you have, honestly and head-on.

Whether you're searching for answers, or somewhere in between, a follower of Jesus, this Bible will help you find your place in the story of God— a story that changes everything. The guidebook includes over 700 articles to help you:Study it. True stories of people and organizations engaged in the fight against injustice illustrate how the Bible's message is changing the world.

NRSV, The Guidebook, Hardcover: The NRSV Student Bible - Pray it. The foremost bible translation vetted by Protestant, Orthodox, Evangelical, Catholic, and Jewish scholars invites you to deeply explore Scripture. Features:the text of the new revised standard version protestant canon, vetted by an ecumenical pool of Christian academics and renowned for its beautiful balance of scholarship and readabilityIntroductions to all the books of the Bible and each major section of scriptureA timeline and overview of biblical historyGuidance for memorizing and interpreting scriptureIndexes for referencing important people, Jesus' teachings, events, and life issuesA glossary of terms and concordance for finding key versesCharts and full-color maps .

Apply god's word to real-life situations with personal reflection questions and practical exercisesRenowned for its beautiful balance of scholarship and readability, in the liturgy, the NRSV faithfully serves the church in personal spiritual formation, and in the academy. This book will take you deeper!the nrsV Guidebook is meant for you: students who want to know what's really in the Bible and how to live it out.

Children of God Storybook Bible

Zondervan - Desmond tutu retells more than fifty of his most beloved Bible stories, artfully highlighting God’s desire for all people to love one another and to find peace and forgiveness in their hearts. Many of the finest artists from around the world—such as Jago, E. B. Archbishop tutu’s wisdom, and sense of humor shine throughout as he reminds us that, compassion, “We are all God’s children.

Author, and apartheid opponent archbishop desmond tutu was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1984 for his lifelong struggle to bring equality, justice, civil rights activist, and peace to his native country of South Africa. Creating the first truly global bible for children, with noah on the ark, with Abraham in the desert, their stunning full color illustrations allow readers to experience the Bible stories as if they were there—with Adam and Eve in the garden, and with Jesus on the mountaintop.

Children of God Storybook Bible - Every story shows how god works through history and ends with a short prayer, which personalizes the message for each reader’s own life. As desmond tutu quotes: “in the spirit of celebrating children all over the world, each illustrator in this book has been invited to draw on their own unique and rich cultural heritage in their portrayal of these Biblical stories.

Lewis, and xiao xin—have been selected to illustrate the stories, Javaka Steptoe, portraying the stories with the style and richness of their own culture. Their art is truly a marvelous reflection of how we are all made in God's image. Great product! .

NRSV Student Bible

Zondervan 0310926823 - Its carefully researched features will help you overcome common obstacles to reading and understanding the Bible. Also included is a study track that takes you on a fascinating and enriching year-long tour of the Bible. Edited by award-winning authors philip yancey and Tim Stafford, this Bible enables you to understand what you read, find the topics you’re looking for, and make real progress in your studies.

The student bible’s proven, commonsense approach to studying the Scriptures appeals to high school and college readers as well as adults of every age. Recommended for homeschool use. 9. 3-point type size Great product! Zondervan.

Canoeing the Mountains: Christian Leadership in Uncharted Territory

IVP Books - While they had prepared to find a waterway to the Pacific Ocean, instead they found themselves in the Rocky Mountains. You may even feel that your training holds you back more often than it carries you along. Now expanded with a study guide, this book will set you on the right course to lead with confidence and courage.

Zondervan. 14th annual outreach magazine Resource of the Year, Leadership Explorers Lewis and Clark had to adapt. If you're going to scale the mountains of ministry, you need to leave behind canoes and find new navigational tools. Drawing from his extensive experience as a pastor and consultant, Tod Bolsinger brings decades of expertise in guiding churches and organizations through uncharted territory.

Canoeing the Mountains: Christian Leadership in Uncharted Territory - . He offers a combination of illuminating insights and practical tools to help you reimagine what effective leadership looks like in our rapidly changing world. Great product! You too may feel that you are leading in a cultural context you were not expecting.

Holy Envy: Finding God in the Faith of Others

HarperOne - Barbara brown taylor continues her spiritual journey begun in Leaving Church of finding out what the world looks like after taking off her clergy collar. In holy envy, temples, she contemplates the myriad ways other people and traditions encounter the Transcendent, both by digging deeper into those traditions herself and by seeing them through her students’ eyes as she sets off with them on field trips to monasteries, and mosques.

Troubled and inspired by what she learns, Taylor returns to her own tradition for guidance, finding new meaning in old teachings that have too often been used to exclude religious strangers instead of embracing the divine challenges they present. New york times bestsellerthe renowned and beloved new york times bestselling author of An Altar in the World and Learning to Walk in the Dark recounts her moving discoveries of finding the sacred in unexpected places while teaching the world’s religions to undergraduates in rural Georgia, revealing how God delights in confounding our expectations.

Holy Envy: Finding God in the Faith of Others - Re-imagining some central stories from the religion she knows best, she takes heart in how often God chooses outsiders to teach insiders how out-of-bounds God really is. Throughout holy envy, taylor weaves together stories from the classroom with reflections on how her own spiritual journey has been complicated and renewed by connecting with people of other traditions—even those whose truths are quite different from hers.

The one constant in her odyssey is the sense that God is the one calling her to disown her version of God—a change that ultimately enriches her faith in other human beings and in God. Great product! Zondervan.

Who Is My Neighbor?

Flyaway Books - Zondervan. This creative story is sure to prompt rich conversations, encouraging new ways of seeing our neighbors and ourselves. Holy envy: finding god in the Faith of Others Hardcover - March 12, 2019. Blues and yellows just don't mix, and that's how it's always been. His friends navy and powder blue don't even stop to help! It's only when a Yellow comes along that everything changes--forever.

But then comes the day Midnight Blue takes a tumble along the road. No one remembers why. Great product! A note for parents and educators is included.

Faithful Families: Creating Sacred Moments at Home

Chalice Press - Holy envy: finding god in the Faith of Others Hardcover - March 12, 2019. Zondervan. A new and expanded version of seamless faith, now with more than a dozen new spiritual practices and additional resources for parents, a pastor and mother of three, and share meaningful spiritual experiences with your children! Traci Smith, grandparents, kids, and communities that care about families! Add family faith moments to your daily routine with little or no prep, offers ways to discover and develop new spiritual practices as a family, whether you're a new seeker or a lifelong follower.

Faithful families is brimming with easy, do-it-yourself ideas for transforming your family's everyday moments into sacred moments! faithful families helps you: connect faith to your family's everyday life; add family faith moments into your daily routine; learn new spiritual practices alongside your children; teach your children to appreciate religious diversity with time-tested non-Christian and Christian spiritual practices; respond to life's everyday challenges and opportunities with meaningful practicesFaithful Families is the perfect gift for Parents, Grandparents, Aunts and Uncles; Baptisms; Baby Showers; New Families; Christian educators and those they serve; Preschool Classes; and GodparentsFaithful Families is part of The Young Clergy Women Project Great product!.

Inspired: Slaying Giants, Walking on Water, and Loving the Bible Again series_title

Nelson Books - What she discovered changed her--and it will change you too. Drawing on the best in recent scholarship and using her well-honed literary expertise, short stories, original poetry, Evans examines some of our favorite Bible stories and possible interpretations, retelling them through memoir, soliloquies, and even a short screenplay.

Great product! The bible, she discovers, breathing, captivating, is not a static work but is a living, and confounding book that is able to equip us to join God's loving and redemptive work in the world. Zondervan. If the bible isn't a science book or an instruction manual, then what is it? What do people mean when they say the Bible is inspired? When Rachel Held Evans found herself asking these questions, she began a quest to better understand what the Bible is and how it is meant to be read.

Inspired: Slaying Giants, Walking on Water, and Loving the Bible Again series_title - Undaunted by the bible's most difficult passages, imagining, Evans wrestles through the process of doubting, and debating Scripture's mysteries. Holy envy: finding god in the Faith of Others Hardcover - March 12, 2019.

Maybe God Is Like That Too

Sparkhouse Family - Every child wonders where God lives or what God is like. Where love, patience, goodness, peace, faithfulness, joy, and self-control are, kindness, gentleness, there too is God. Great product! Finalists represent the best books published by university and independent publishers and authors in 2017. In maybe god is like that too, a young boy asks his grandma where God is in their city.

An ordinary day in his city opens this young boy's eyes to God's Spirit at work all around him "Schipper's cheerful, screenprintlike artwork capably evokes the energy of a moderately gritty, moderately diverse cityscape. Publishers weekly "highly recommended for family, Sunday School, elementary school, preschool, and community library picture book collections.

Maybe God Is Like That Too - Midwest book review "a wonderful story to help illustrate the humanity of Christ Jesus as told to us in Philippians. Katie barrett todd, Union Presbyterian Seminary alumna, writer for Lectionary Links. Maybe god is like that too is a 2017 moonbeam children's Book Awards winner-a contest intended to bring increased recognition to exemplary children's books and their creators, and to support childhood literacy and life-long reading.

The boy sees god in the kindness of a doorman holding the door for a man using a wheelchair, in the patience of his teacher helping him tie his shoes, faithfulness, and in the love, and gentleness of his grandma. Maybe god is like that too has been selected as a finalist in the 2017 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards.


Water Come Down Day You Were Baptized

Augsburg Books - Holy envy: finding god in the Faith of Others Hardcover - March 12, 2019. Zondervan. Beautifully written by award-winning author Walter Wangerin Jr. This lyrical story introduces kids to the beauty, joy, and meaning of baptism. With a dedication page to commemorate a special occasion and a parent section to help impart their families' unique perspective on the meaning of joining God's family, Water Come Down is a wonderful introduction to the significance of baptism, its roots in the biblical story and its meaning for life today.

Great product! The perfect gift to make a child feel special– like part of the most wonderful family in the world.

NRSV Children's Bible Hardcover

Abingdon Press - Children will: •    memorize key verses of scripture that will stay with them for a lifetime, •    learn about people and places of the Bible, •    learn and understand the will and attributes of God, •    continue to seek and align their life to God's will, •    learn to apply the Scripture in their lives today.

Great product! This new nrsv for children contains callouts that provide content designed to enhance the NRSV text. Zondervan. Icons draw attention to the specific types of callouts. Holy envy: finding god in the Faith of Others Hardcover - March 12, 2019. For adult readers of the nrsv who want a consistent bible-reading experience for the children in their home or church, this NRSV Children’s Bible is one that kids 8 to 12 will enjoy reading.

NRSV Children's Bible Hardcover - Flashlight—key verses worth memorizing. Compass—what the bible says about how to align your life with God's will. Point sign—facts about the Bible lands and life in Bible times. Path—the will of god, God's words, the message of Jesus.