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NIV Student Bible Notes

NIV Student Bible Notes

by Tim Stafford and Philip Yancey

For readers of all ages, the NIV Student Bible provides a tested-and-proven approach to reading and understanding the Bible. Ideal for high school and college-age readers, this study Bible provides different reading tracks that help guide readers along different courses towards understanding the complexities and intricacies of the Bible. Edited by … Read more…

Vanishing Grace
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Vanishing Grace

by Philip Yancey, Henry Arnold and Henry Arnold

“Why does the church stir up such negative feelings?” Philip Yancey has been asking this all his life as a journalist. His perennial question is more relevant now than ever: in a twenty-year span starting in the mid-nineties, research shows that favorable opinions of Christianity have plummeted drastically—and opinions of Evangelicals have … Read more…

Church: Why Bother?

Church: Why Bother?

by Philip Yancey and Eugene H. Peterson

Why are there so many more professing Christians than churchgoing Christians? Is it because something is wrong with the church? Perhaps that's part of the picture. But Philip Yancey insists there is another part. In this candid, thought-provoking account, he reveals the reasons behind his own journey back from skepticism to wholehearted participation in … Read more…

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Vanishing Grace

Vanishing Grace

by Philip Yancey

Christians have proclaimed the good news about Jesus for centuries. But the good news isn’t sounding so good these days, at least to some. More and more surveys show that people view Christians as bearers of bad news, judgment, and intolerance.In Vanishing Grace, bestselling author Philip Yancey acknowledges the problem and then explores how we can res… Read more…

Reaching for the Invisible God
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Reaching for the Invisible God

by Philip Yancey, Jay Charles, Jay Charles, Philip D Yancey and Philip D Yancey

How does a relationship with God really work? How do I relate to a God who is invisible, when I’m never quite sure he’s there? How do I know him? How do I communicate with him? How do I live my life growing in my understanding of him, living more and more with a conscious awareness of him, doing more of those things he indicates are good for me -- and ot… Read more…

Jesus I Never Knew

Jesus I Never Knew

by Philip Yancey

“There is no writer in the evangelical world that I admire and appreciate more.”Billy GrahamPhilip Yancey helps reveal what two thousand years of history covered upWhat happens when a respected Christian journalist decides to put his preconceptions aside and take a long look at the Jesus described in the Gospels? How does the Jesus of the New Testament c… Read more…

Church: Why Bother?
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Church: Why Bother?

by Philip Yancey, Eugene H. Peterson, Eugene H. Peterson, Maurice England and Maurice England

Why are there so many more professing Christians than churchgoing Christians? Is it because something is wrong with the church? Perhaps that's part of the picture. But Philip Yancey insists there is another part. In this candid, thought-provoking account, he reveals the reasons behind his own journey back from skepticism to wholehearted participation in … Read more…

Bible Jesus Read
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Bible Jesus Read

by Philip Yancey, Maurice England and Maurice England

Philip Yancey has a way of confronting our most cherished — but misguided — notions about the Christian life. In his newest book, Yancey challenges the perception that the New Testament is more important than the Old, that the Hebrew Scriptures aren’t worth the time they take to read and understand them. Writing as always with keen insight into the hu… Read more…

Where Is God When It Hurts?

Where Is God When It Hurts?

by Philip Yancey

If there is a loving God, then why is it that … ?You’ve heard that question, perhaps asked it yourself. No matter how you complete it, at its root lies the issue of pain.Does God order our suffering? Does he decree an abusive childhood, orchestrate a jet crash, steer a tornado through a community? Or did he simply wind up the world’s mainspring and now… Read more…

Prayer
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Prayer

by Philip Yancey, Philip D Yancey, Philip D Yancey, Larry Black and Larry Black

Philip Yancey probes the very heartbeat of our relationship with God: prayer. What is prayer? Does it change God's mind or ours or both? This book is an invitation to communicate with God the Father who invites us into an eternal partnership through prayer.Polls reveal that 90 percent of people pray. Yet prayer, which should be the most nourishing and up… Read more…

What's So Amazing About Grace?
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What's So Amazing About Grace?

by Philip Yancey, Bill Richards and Bill Richards

In 1987, an IRA bomb buried Gordon Wilson and his twenty-year-old daughter beneath five feet of rubble. Gordon alone survived. And forgave. He said of the bombers, " I have lost my daughter, but I bear no grudge . . . I shall pray, tonight and every night, that God will forgive them." His words caught the media's ears -- and out of one man'… Read more…

Question That Never Goes Away

Question That Never Goes Away

by Philip Yancey

Finding Meaning in the Midst of SufferingIn his classic book Where Is God When It Hurts, Philip Yancey gave us permission to doubt, reasons not to abandon faith, and practical ways to reach out to hurting people.And now, thirty years after writing his first book, Yancey revisits our cry of “Why, God” in three places stunned into silence by the calamities… Read more…


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