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Ortberg – Love beyond reason

231.6 O

Author Ortberg, John.
Title Love beyond reason : moving God’s love from your head to your heart / John Ortberg.
Published Grand Rapids, Mich. : Zondervan Pub., c1998.
Description 221 p. ; 22 cm.
Note “Willow Creek Resources.”
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary  Discover the God you’ve longed to encounter; a Father head-over-heels in love with you, his child, and intensely committed to your highest joy.  Ortberg takes you to the very core of God’s being to discover a burning, passionate love that gives, and gives, and gives.  He explores the life-changing ways this love has expressed itself through Jesus.  And he shows how you, like Jesus, can love your mate, your family, your friends, and the world around you with the same practical, transforming love.
Subjects (Topics) Love — Religious aspects — Christianity.
God — Love.
God — Worship and love.
Christian life.
ISBN 0310234492 (pbk.)

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Water – World religions made easy

CELC

200 W

Author     Water, Mark.
Title     World religions made easy / Mark Water.
Published     Peabody, Mass. : Hendrickson, c1999.
Description     64 p., 1 folded sheet [7 p.] : ill. (some color) ; 17 cm.
Series     Bible made easy series.
Note     Cover has subtitle, “An easy-to-understand pocket reference guide.”
Subjects (Topics)     Religions.
Christianity and other religions.
ISBN     1565631072

 

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Cox – Future of faith

CELC

270.83 C

Personal Author:
Cox, Harvey Gallagher.
Title:
The future of faith / Harvey Cox.
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication info:
New York, N.Y. : HarperOne, c2009.
Physical description:
245 p. ; 24 cm.
General Note:
“The rise and fall of belief and the coming age of the spirit.”–Dust jacket.
Contents:
An age of the spirit — Einstein’s snuffed out candles — Ships already launched — The road runner and the Gospel of Thomas — The people of The Way — The bishop is your great High Priest and King — Constantine’s last supper — No lunch with the prefect — How to fix the Papacy — Get them into the lifeboat — Meet Rockie, Maggie and Barry — Sant’ Egidio and St. Praxedis — Blood on the altar of divine providence — The last vomit of Satan and the persistent list makers — The future of the Spirit.
Subject term:
Christianity–21st century.
Subject term:
Christianity–20th century.
Subject term:
Christianity–Forecasting.
Subject term:
Holy Spirit.
ISBN:
9780061755521 : $25.99

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Hybels – Just walk across the room; participant’s guide

CELC

248.5

Hybels

Personal Author:

Hybels, Bill.

Title:

Just walk across the room : four sessions on simple steps pointing people to faith / Bill Hybels.

Publication info:

Grand Rapids, Mich. : Zondervan : Willow Creek Resources, c2006.

Physical description:

71 p.

Contents:

Session 1 – The single greatest gift; Session 2 – Living in 3 D; Session 3 – The power of story; Session 4- Grander vision living; Prayer requests & answers

Subject term:

Witness bearing (Christianity)

ISBN:

0310271762

ISBN:

9780310271765

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Allender – Intimate allies

CELC

248.844 ALL

Personal Author:
Allender, Dan B.
Title:
Intimate allies / Dan B. Allender, Tremper Longman III.
Publication info:
Wheaton, Ill. : Tyndale House Publishers, c1995.
Physical description:
xxiii, 364 p. ; 24 cm.
Summary:Strips away cultural expectations and takes a fresh look at God’s design for the marriage relationship. The authors focus on five foundations taken from Genesis 1-3 and include an extensive review of other biblical passages on marriage. Each section begins with a real-life story concerning an unresolved marriage issue and concludes with the same story built on the “foundation” of a godly marriage.  Intimate Allies challenges readers to move their marriages out of the mundane and into the fulfilling and enriching experiences God intended.
Subject term:
Marriage–Religious aspects–Christianity.
Subject term:
Marriage–Biblical teaching.
Added Entry-Personal Name:
Longman, Tremper.
ISBN:
9780842318242

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Lucado – Fearless

CELC

248.86 LUC

Personal Author:
Lucado, Max.
Title:
Fearless : imagine your life without fear / Max Lucado.
Publication info:
Nashville, Tenn. : Thomas Nelson, c2009.
Physical description:
xii, 221 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents:
Why are we afraid? — The villagers of Stiltsville : fear of not mattering — God’s ticked off at me : fear of disappointing God — Woe, be gone : fear of running out — My child is in danger : fear of not protecting my kids — I’m sinking fast : fear of overwhelming challenges — There’s a dragon in my closet : fear of worst-case scenarios — This brutal planet : fear of violence — Make-believe money : fear of the coming winter — Scared to death : fear of life’s final moments — Caffeinated life : fear of what’s next — The shadow of a doubt : fear that God is not real — What if things get worse? : fear of global calamity — The one healthy terror : fear of God getting out of my box — Conclusion: William’s Psalm.
Summary:
“America’s pastor” offers a faith-based primer on how to live without fear.
Subject term:
Fear–Religious aspects–Christianity.
ISBN:
9780849921391

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Aldrich – Life-style evangelism

CELC

253.7 A

Author:     Aldrich, Joseph C., 1940-
Title:         Life-style evangelism : crossing traditional boundaries to reach the unbelieving world / Joseph C. Aldrich
Published:     Portland, OR : Multnomah Press, c1981
Description:     246 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Published:     Portland, OR : Multnomah Press, c1981
Note:     Includes indexes
Subjects:     Evangelistic work
Witness bearing (Christianity)

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