By Eugenio Alburquerque Frutos
By Eugenio Alburquerque Frutos
By Neil Cole
All church buildings, denominations, and parachurch agencies are longing for new types of management improvement. Cole makes use of the existence and management classes of the Apostle Paul to teach find out how to increase leaders who're expert, committed, and continuously open to studying from experience.
Shows how Paul’s management built over the process his existence to recuperate and higher with time and maturity—and how they could do the same.
By David S. Dockery,Roger D. Duke
John A. Broadus (1827-1895) used to be a founding school member and the second one president of The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He preached to Robert E. Lee’s military through the Civil warfare and later wrote the long-lasting vintage, A Treatise at the coaching and supply of Sermons. A. T. Robertson referred to as him "one of the best end result of contemporary Christianity." Charles Spurgeon deemed him the "greatest of residing preachers." A. H. Newman defined Broadus as "perhaps the best guy the Baptists have produced."
Indeed, the legacy of Broadus lives on this day, reflecting a version writer, instructor, preacher, student, seminary chief, and denominational statesman. This well timed new biography, a suite of ten independently contributed chapters that tackle his paintings from quite a few angles, provides Broadus as a shining instance of stability, cautious pondering, and biblical faithfulness in a season while Southern Baptists are looking for to re-establish a brand new consensus and stream ahead within the twenty-first century.
By Jessie McFarlane
By Ken Johnson
By Maxine James
Sometimes in lifestyles we see the typhoon clouds of hassle relocating overhead, so we run for defend. different instances, we’re stuck thoroughly off protect. both manner, we all know that at last these storms will pass.
In each degree of my lifestyles, i've got visible God’s hand of mercy and beauty guiding not just my existence, however the lives of these round me. This publication is a suite of thoughts and stories amassed from many of the phases of my existence in Jamaica earlier than I immigrated to Canada. They trip via innocence, kindness, lack of know-how, and studying with a superb mixture of humour, laughter, worry, and disgust thrown in—and all advised with a Caribbean flare!
My prayer is that those tales will motivate others to stand their “storms” with religion and belief in God, realizing that when the rain passes, he'll nonetheless be there.
By Randal L. Hall
" William Louis Poteat (1856-1938), the son of a conservative Baptist slaveholder, turned the most outspoken southern liberals in the course of his lifetime. He was once a rarity within the South for brazenly instructing evolution starting within the Eighties, and through his tenure as president of Wake woodland collage (1905-1927) his advocacy of social Christianity stood in stark distinction to the fervour for functional education that swept throughout the New South's kingdom universities. enormously frank in his help of evolution, Poteat believed it represented God at paintings in nature. regardless of repeated assaults within the early Twenties, Poteat stood his floor in this factor whereas a few different professors at southern faculties have been brushed aside for instructing evolution. one of many few Baptists who under pressure the social tasks of Christians, Poteat led various campaigns through the revolutionary period for reform on such matters as public schooling, baby hard work, race relatives, and care of the mentally in poor health. His convictions have been grounded in a admire for prime tradition and studying, a trust within the want for management, and a deep-seated religion in God. Poteat additionally embodied the fight with the highbrow compromises that tortured modern social critics within the South. even though he took a liberal place on various matters, he was once a staunch suggest for prohibition and have become a powerful supporter of eugenics, a place he followed after following his ideals in a typical hierarchy and absolute ethical order to their final end. Randal Hall's revisionist biography provides a nuanced portrait of Poteat, laying off new mild on southern highbrow existence, non secular improvement, larger schooling, and politics within the quarter in the course of his lifetime.
By Herbert Hanson,Della Hanson
This is the tale, as informed by way of Herbert Hanson, of his and his wife’s missionary carrier in Ethiopia. you may be encouraged as you listen how God makes use of them mightily and by surprise for His service.
By Ciarán Ó Coigligh
There have been many features to the existence and papacy of John Paul II – his love of the humanities, his occupation as a poet and dramatist, his involvement in game, his philosophical teachings, his wealthy theology, his ecumenism and inter-faith dialogue.
All of those are explored via a few high-profile members during this choice of convention papers. a superb party of the overdue pontiff, this e-book will introduce or reintroduce readers to the various various elements of the lifestyles and teachings of John Paul II.
By Eric Metaxas
Del autor de Amazing Grace, uno de los autores de mayor éxito editorial según el long island occasions, llega esta biografía innovadora sobre Dietrich Bonhoeffer, uno de los más grandes héroes del siglo XX, el hombre que se irguió frente a Hitler.
Una obra rigurosa y profundamente conmovedora, Bonhoeffer es una historia de coraje ethical frente al horrendo mal que significó el Nazismo.
Después de descubrir el fuego de los angeles verdadera fe en l. a. iglesia de Harlem, Bonhoeffer regresó a Alemania, y fue uno de los primeros en manifestarse contra Hitler. Siendo espía, shapeó parte de l. a. conspiración para asesinar al Führer y fue ahorcado en el campo de concentración de Flossenberg a los 39 años. Después de su muerte, Bonhoeffer ha llegado a ser una de las figuras más complejas y fascinantes del siglo XX.
Bonhoeffer muestra a un teólogo cristiano totalmente ortodoxo cuya fe lo llevó a enfrentar atrevidamente al mayor mal del siglo XX, y deja al descubierto hechos nunca antes revelados, incluyendo l. a. historia de su apasionado romance.