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Gospel-Centered Preaching

Gospel-Centered Preaching

by Tim Chester and Marcus Honeysett

This accessible manual on preaching unpacks the core of how a preacher must think and what they must do. And it focuses our eyes on the central message - the gospel. Use this resource to train yourself and others as a new preacher, to develop your thinking and skills as a growing preacher, and to encourage and sustain yourself as a seasone… Read more…

The World

The World

by John Stott

How can Christians effectively engage today's world while staying true to Scripture? Calling us to listen well to both the Word and the world, John Stott shows how Christianity can preserve its authentic identity and remain relevant to current realities. With the God's Word for Today series, pastor Tim Chester has updated Stott's classic book The… Read more…

The Gospel

The Gospel

by John Stott

How can Christians effectively engage today's world while staying true to Scripture? Calling us to listen well to both the Word and the world, John Stott shows how Christianity can preserve its authentic identity and remain relevant to current realities. With the God's Word for Today series, pastor Tim Chester has updated Stott's classic book The… Read more…

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Ancient Apocryphal Gospels

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Ancient Apocryphal Gospels

by Markus Bockmuehl

In this reader-friendly guide, Markus Bockmuehl offers a sympathetic account of the ancient apocryphal Gospel writings, showing their place within the reception history and formation of what was to become the canonical fourfold Gospel. Bockmuehl begins by helping readers understand the early history behind these noncanonical Gospels before… Read more…

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Violence in Scripture

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Violence in Scripture

by Jerome F. D. Creach

The Bible frequently depicts God as angry and violent, and sometimes depicts human violence as positive or even as commanded by God. This forms one of the most vexing problems in approaching Scripture and interpreting the Bible for preaching and teaching today. In this volume, Creach first examines the theological problems of violence and categorizes the typ… Read more…

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - The Ten Commandments

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - The Ten Commandments

by Patrick D Miller

In this volume, Patrick D. Miller studies the Ten Commandments as ancient document and as contemporary guide. With careful attention to each commandment in its original context, this book shows the reader the modern relevance of these basic principles, as well as how the ideas of each commandment influenced the New Testament. More than an intellectual exerci… Read more…

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - The Sacraments in Biblical Perspective

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - The Sacraments in Biblical Perspective

by Ronald P Byars

The third volume in the Interpretation series offers a comprehensive look at the theology of sacraments. For many church people, worship is about preaching and music. Baptism and the Lord's Supper are occasional additions to Sunday services. Recognizing that church-goers are uncertain about the need for sacraments, Ronald Byars describes the possibility … Read more…

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Reading the Parables

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Reading the Parables

by Richard Lischer

Parables make up one-third of Jesus' speech in the New Testament. In this volume, Richard Lischer provides an expert guide to these parables and proposes an important distinction between reading and interpreting the parables. Emphasizing the importance of reading the parables versus interpreting them, Lischer asserts that reading offer… Read more…

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Money and Possessions

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Money and Possessions

by Walter Brueggeman

The Bible is rich with complex and diverse material on the topic of money and possessions. Indeed, a close look at many scriptural texts reveals that economics is a core preoccupation of the biblical tradition. In this new work, highly regarded preacher and scholar Walter Brueggemann explores the recurring theme of money and possessions in… Read more…

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Canon and Creed

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Canon and Creed

by Robert W. Jenson

How does the church understand the relation between its Scripture and its creedal formulations? No one is more qualified to address that question than Robert W. Jenson, who shows how canon and creed work together and interact and that neither is an adequate or sufficient to guide Christian faith without the help of the other. His book will enable contemporar… Read more…

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Biblical Prophecy

Interpretation: Resources for the Use of Scripture in the Church - Biblical Prophecy

by Ellen F. Davis

In this fresh and expansive work, Ellen Davis offers a comprehensive interpretation of the prophetic role and word in the Christian scriptures. Davis carefully outlines five essential features of the prophetic role and then systematically examines seven representations of prophets and prophecies. Thoroughly theological, Davis's volume … Read more…

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Preaching in the New Testament (NSBT)

New Studies in Biblical Theology - Preaching in the New Testament (NSBT)

by Jonathan Griffiths

Many Christians share the assumption that preaching the word of God is at the heart of God's plans for the gospel in our age, that it is vital for the church's health, and that it is the central task of the pastor-teacher. Many helpful books on preaching are available. The vast majority are concerned with "how-to," but relatively few focus pr… Read more…


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