December Recent Releases

AMG Publishers

Prayer Walking, A Journey of Faith, Dan R. Crawford and Calvin Miller, 2002, 160 pages, $10.99, softcover. Prayer walking is a way of being on the scene without making a scene.

Baker Books

But Don’t All Religions Lead to God? (Navigating the Multi-Faith Maze), Michael Green, 2002, 96 pages, $8.99, softcover. A compelling look at how Christianity is unique from other religions and why Jesus in the only pathway to God.

Through the Psalms with Derek Prince, Derek Prince, 2002, 223 pages, $14.99, hardcover. In this daily devotional, the writer unfolds the multifaceted Psalms, which are at once deeply emotional and thoroughly practical.

1001 Surprising Things You Should Know About the Bible, Jerry MacGregor and Marie Prys, 2002, 221 pages, $12.99, softcover. This book illuminates many of the characters, events, and exciting facts about the most influential book ever written in the history of the world.

Broadman & Holman Publishers

Shaping a Christian Worldview (the Foundations of Christian Higher Education), edited by David S. Dockery & Gregory Alan Thornbury, 2002, 480 pages, $19.99, softcover. A follow-up to their previous work, The Future of Christian Higher Education, this book contains essays on the critical issues for Christian institutions as the 21st century begins.

Safe & Sound (Protecting Personal and Ministry Relationships), Steve Hayes, 2002, 176 pages, $14.99, softcover. Focuses on the marriage of ministers with the goal of arming them and their spouses with the knowledge needed to elude temptations that destroy marriages and ministry.

Inspired Preaching (a Survey of Preaching in the New Testament), C. Richard Wells & A. Boyd Luter, 2002, 240 pages, $19.99, softcover. The authors declare that the sermons in the New Testament are the most extraordinary examples of preaching available and worthy of reverent and meticulous study.

Eerdmans Publishing

The Company of Preachers (Wisdom on Preaching, Augustine to the Present), Richard Lischer, editor, 2002, 478 pages, $29.99, softcover.

Treasures From the Psalms (100 Meditations from the Devotional Treasury of the Ages), Henry Gariepy, 2002, 273 pages, $22.00, softcover.  A book of devotional meditations on forty-five of the most meaningful and inspiring psalms.

InterVarsity Press

Basic Christian Leadership (Biblical Models of Church, Gospel and Ministry), John Stott, 2002, 120 pages, $13.00, softcover. Provides a clear articulation of the nature of leadership as well as a thoughtful study of Scripture on the subject.

The Mosaic of Christian Belief (Twenty Centuries of Unity and Diversity), Roger E. Olson, 2002, 367 pages, $30.00, hardcover. Olson traces Christian beliefs down through the ages, revealing a pattern of both unity and diversity.

Kregel Publications

Stories Behind 50 Southern Gospel Favorites: Volume 1, By Lindsay Terry, 2002, 178 pages, $11.99, softcover. These stories behind the songs are sometimes comical, sometimes sad, sometimes heart-warming, but always true.

Rwanda: the Land God Forgot?, Meg Guillebaud, 2002, 368 pages, $13.99, softcover. A vivid and personal account of missionary witness in a land which has known not only the triumphs of faith but also the terrible events of the genocide in 1994 which led to the death of some 800,000 people.

Master Books

Walking Through Shadows (Finding Hope in a World of Pain), Ken Ham and Carl Wieland, 2002, 140 pages, $11.99, hardcover.  Addresses the issues of suffering grief, through a Genesis perspective.

Multnomah Press

A Life God Rewards (Why Everything You Do Today Matters Forever), Bruce Wilkinson, 2002, 96 pages, $10.99, hardcover. In this follow-up to his bestsellers, Bruce Wilkinson shows you what Jesus said about God’s plan to reward you in eternity for what you do for Him today.

Night Light for Parents, a Devotional, Dr. James & Shirley Dobson, 2002, 304 pages, $19.99, hardcover. Every evening for six months, fathers and mothers will find childrearing insights covering topics such as respect, learning, discipline and integrity.

The Next Generation Leader, Five Essentials for Those Who Will Shape the Future, Andy Stanley, 2002, 125 pages, $16.99, softcover. The five essentials the author covers are competence, courage, clarity, coaching, and character.

Regal Books

Prayer Partners (How to Increase the Power and Joy of Your Prayer Life by Praying With Others), Elmer L. Towns, 2002, 117 pages, $8.99, softcover. The writer shows you how easily you can find a prayer partner, and how to recognize and seize those moments throughout the day when you can pray for and with someone.

Trafford Publishing

Singular-Meaning Lexicon and Handbook of the Greek New Testament, Richard C. Averitt, 2002, 351 pages, $15.00, softcover. This handbook includes a grammar and deals with the history of language and related topics.

Zondervan

The Generosity Factor (Discover the Joy of Giving Your Time, Talent and Treasure), Ken Blanchard & Stuart Cathy, 2002, 128 pages, $19.99, hardcover. This book is a visionary parable for every man or woman who senses that there is more to life than getting more.

Courageous Leadership, Bill Hybels, 2002, 256 pages, $19.99, hardcover. Pastor Hybels shares what he has learned about Christian leadership in the nearly thirty years he has pastored Willow Creek Church.

The Purpose Driven Life (What on Earth Am I Here for?) Rick Warren, 2002, 336 pages, $19.99, hardcover. Contains a blueprint for Christian living in the 21st century—a lifestyle based on God’s eternal purposes, not cultural purposes.