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The Message Audio Bible
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The Message Audio Bible

by Eugene H. Peterson and Kelly Ryan Dolan

"This is how much God loved the world: He gave his Son, his one and only Son. And this is why: so that no one need to be destroyed; by believing in him, anyone can have a whole and lasting life." Those familiar with any part of the Bible will recognize John 3:16, with a mind-altering difference. The words are fresh, new, and sound … Read more…

The Message Audio Bible New Testament
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The Message Audio Bible New Testament

by Eugene H. Peterson and Kelly Ryan Dolan

"This is how much God loved the world: He gave his Son, his one and only Son. And this is why: so that no one need to be destroyed; by believing in him, anyone can have a whole and lasting life." Those familiar with any part of the Bible will recognize John 3:16, with a mind-altering difference. The words are fresh, new, and sound … Read more…

The Message Audio Bible Old Testament
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The Message Audio Bible Old Testament

by Eugene H. Peterson and Kelly Ryan Dolan

"This is how much God loved the world: He gave his Son, his one and only Son. And this is why: so that no one need to be destroyed; by believing in him, anyone can have a whole and lasting life." Those familiar with any part of the Bible will recognize John 3:16, with a mind-altering difference. The words are fresh, new, and sound … Read more…

A Long Obedience in the Same Direction: Discipleship in an Instant Society
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A Long Obedience in the Same Direction: Discipleship in an Instant Society

by Eugene H. Peterson

As a society, we are no less obsessed with the immediate than when Eugene Peterson first wrote this Christian classic. If anything, email and the Internet may have intensified our quest for the quick fix. But Peterson's time-tested prescription for discipleship remains the same--a long obedience in the same direction. // Tucked away in the Hebrew Psalter… Read more…

Christianity Beyond Belief Following Jesus for the Sake of Others

Christianity Beyond Belief Following Jesus for the Sake of Others

by Todd D. Hunter and Eugene H. Peterson

What If You Knew You Were Going to Live Tomorrow? You've prayed the sinner's prayer. You know that if you die tonight, you'll go to heaven. But Todd Hunter believes Christianity is a life, not merely a secure death. Which means that eternal life--abundant life--begins on earth, as soon as we become a follower of Jesus. Drawing f… 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…

Run with the Horses: The Quest for Life at its Best
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Run with the Horses: The Quest for Life at its Best

by Eugene H. Peterson

If you have raced with men on foot, and they have wearied you, how will you compete with horses? Jeremiah 12:5 // We all long to live life at its best--to fuse freedom and spontaneity with purpose and meaning. Why then do we often find our lives so humdrum, so unadventuresome, so routine? Or else so frantic, so full of activity, but still devoid of fulfillme… Read more…

The Cultivated Life From Ceaseless Striving to Receiving Joy

The Cultivated Life From Ceaseless Striving to Receiving Joy

by Eugene H. Peterson and Susan S. Phillips

Dallas Willard Center 2016 Book and Research Award Finalist Hearts & Minds Bookstore's Best Books of 2015, Spirituality and the Devotional Life 'This is a book written specifically for those of us who are assigned the task of developing an imagination for living the Christian faith with insight and skill in and for a society that is… Read more…

Wisdom of Each Other
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Wisdom of Each Other

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

The Wisdom of Each Other demonstrates the life-changing value of friendships. With originality and warmth, Eugene Peterson opens our eyes to one of God's greatest and most overlooked provisions for counsel, encouragement, and renewal -- honest, Christ-centered relationships.… Read more…

Practice Resurrection: A Conversation on Growing Up in Christ
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Practice Resurrection: A Conversation on Growing Up in Christ

by Eugene H. Peterson

There is no question that bringing men and women to new birth in Christ is essential. But, argues Eugene Peterson, isn’t it obvious that growth in Christ is equally essential? Yet the American church does not treat Christian growth and character formation with equivalent urgency. We are generally uneasy with the quiet, obscure conditions in which growt… Read more…

The Leadership Ellipse Shaping How We Lead by Who We Are

The Leadership Ellipse Shaping How We Lead by Who We Are

by Eugene H. Peterson and Robert A. Fryling

Everyone in a position of responsibility knows the tension of leadership. It may be between tasks or people, money or mission, the present or the future. One often neglected tension is between our inner spiritual longings and the outward needs of the group we lead. But we need not feel forced to choose between the two. Leadership has more in common … Read more…

Water from a Deep Well Christian Spirituality from Early Martyrs to Modern Missionaries

Water from a Deep Well Christian Spirituality from Early Martyrs to Modern Missionaries

by Eugene H. Peterson and Gerald L. Sittser

In Rome in A.D. 165, two men named Carpus and Papylus stood before the proconsul of Pergamum, charged with the crime of being Christians. Not even torture could make them deny Christ, so they were burned alive. Is my faithfulness as strong? In the fifth century, Melania the Younger and her husband, Pinian, distributed their enormous wealth … Read more…


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