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Tell it Slant: A Conversation on the Language of Jesus in His Stories and Prayers
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Tell it Slant: A Conversation on the Language of Jesus in His Stories and Prayers

by Eugene H. Peterson

Just as God used words both to create the world and to give us commandments, we too use words for many different purposes. In fact, we use the same language to talk to each other and to talk to God. Can our everyday speech, then, be just as important as the words and prayers we hear from the pulpit? Eugene Peterson unequivocally says "Yes!" // Tell I… Read more…

Run with the Horses The Quest for Life at Its Best

Run with the Horses The Quest for Life at Its Best

by Eugene H. Peterson

In Jeremiah 12:5 God says to the prophet, 'If you have raced with men on foot and they have worn you out, how can you compete with horses? If you stumble in safe country, how will you manage in the thickets by the Jordan?' We all long to live life at its best—to fuse freedom and spontaneity with purpose and meaning. Why then do we often f… Read more…

Praying the Message of Jesus

Praying the Message of Jesus

by Sally Lloyd-Jones and Eugene H. Peterson

In Praying the Message of Jesus, Eugene H. Peterson has compiled the prayer-centered stories and words of Jesus from the Gospels of Matthew and John. Through 365 inspiring days of reading and reflection, you’ll deepen your relationship with God as you learn to speak with him daily and make prayer the foundation of your everyday life.Previously published as… Read more…

The Jesus Way: A Conversation on the Ways that Jesus is the Way
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The Jesus Way: A Conversation on the Ways that Jesus is the Way

by Eugene H. Peterson

Having already written Christ Plays in Ten Thousand Places and Eat This Book as the first two volumes of his five-book series on spiritual theology, Eugene Peterson continues his theological conversation with the church in The Jesus Way. Here he considers all the ways that Jesus is the Way compared to the distorted ways the modern American church has chosen … Read more…

Deep Mentoring: Guiding Others on Their Leadership Journey

Deep Mentoring: Guiding Others on Their Leadership Journey

by Eugene H. Peterson, Randy D. Reese and Robert Loane

"God is in the business of raising up leaders." —J. Robert (Bobby) Clinton When good leaders are needed, when the work is urgent, our immediate reaction is to enlist new leaders. Instead we are called to invest in new leaders. Good leaders are developed in and through slow, deep mentoring. To think otherwise is to embrace the myth of the qu… Read more…

Faith That Matters

Faith That Matters

by Brennan Manning, Dallas Willard, N. T. Wright, Henri Nouwen, Eugene H. Peterson, A. W. Tozer, Frederick Buechner and James K Smith

Together for the first time in one devotional, experience daily readings from such bestselling and respected voices as Frederick Buechner, Brennan Manning, Henri Nouwen, Eugene Peterson, James Bryan Smith, A. W. Tozer, Dallas Willard, and N. T. Wright. Faith That Matters was designed to help you confidently walk in faith every day of the year.In today’… Read more…

Christ Plays in Ten Thousand Places: A Conversation in Spiritual Theology
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Christ Plays in Ten Thousand Places: A Conversation in Spiritual Theology

by Eugene H. Peterson

Christ Plays in Ten Thousand Places reunites spirituality and theology in a cultural context where these two vital facets of Christian faith have been rent asunder. Lamenting the vacuous, often pagan nature of contemporary American spirituality, Eugene Peterson here firmly grounds spirituality once more in Trinitarian theology and offers a clear, practical s… 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…

Eat This Book: A Conversation in the Art of Spiritual Reading
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Eat This Book: A Conversation in the Art of Spiritual Reading

by Eugene H. Peterson

Eugene Peterson is convinced that the way we read the Bible is as important as that we read it. Do we read the Bible for information about God and salvation, for principles and “truths” that we can use to live better? Or do we read it in order to listen to God and respond in prayer and obedience? // The second part of Peterson’s momentous f… 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 … 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…


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