Get to Know Tony Evans

MEet a LifeWay Favorite Call me a book buyer geek but I get excited to see authors who have been writing for many years experience a new level of success with their books.  Dr. Tony Evans is an author who we have seen rapid growth with over the last few years.  It's clear the Lord has given him specific messages for us and that people are eager to see what he has to say on topics ranging from prayer to the state of our country. Dr. Evans is one of today's most respected pastors and has a … [Read more...]

Fringe Hours by Jessica Turner

Timely new release from popular blogger Are you constantly trying to find more hours in the day to get stuff done?  Yes, I'm seeing some hands out there.  Just when I feel like I get a grip on my life, I wake up the next morning to new emails, new to-do's, a car bumper that needs to be fixed because I backed into something (yes, that happened this week), and many other things and that grip I had just 24 hours before has quickly unraveled. Insert Fringe Hours: Making Time for You by Jessica … [Read more...]

Guest Post with Sophie Hudson

 Home is Where my people are Many of you follow Sophie Hudson, or Boo Mama, on her blog each week.  Her southern wit and charm comes through with each post.  If you enjoy her blog, you'll definitely want to check out her new book, Home is Where My People Are, which is available now at LifeWay. All roads lead to home. It's easy to go through life believing that we can satisfy our longing for home with a three-bedroom, two-bath slice of the American dream that we mortgage at 4 percent and … [Read more...]

Counter Culture by David Platt

Now available from David Platt The long awaited day is here!  Counter Culture by David Platt is now available at LifeWay Christian Stores!  Check out the first chapter of the book now! Not only is the book available, but so is a great new Bible study from LifeWay Resources that will be a great tool for your church or small group to go through.  Here's a look at both items as well as a brief video from David: Welcome to the front lines. Everywhere we turn, battle lines are being … [Read more...]

Believe by Randy Frazee

Study 30 of the Bible's Greatest lessons Did you or your church go through the widely popular The Story program over the last few years?  If so, you are familiar with this powerful resource that helps you experience the Bible in new ways.  One of the driving forces behind The Story, Randy Frazee, along with his team have just released Believe, a great next step for you to take.   Grounded in carefully selected scripture—like The Story—Believe is a church-wide spiritual growth experience for … [Read more...]

Counter Culture by David Platt

Upcoming release from new IMB President Seen the news lately?  Picked up a newspaper this week?  Yep.  The world is a crazy, depressed, hate-filled place.  It seems like every day we hear new stories of violence, families breaking apart, thousands of people killed by radical groups, more people falling into poverty, and the list could go on.  As the church, how are we to respond?  Are we even supposed to speak into these turbulent times?  Without a moment of hesitation, the answer is a … [Read more...]

Ordinary by Tony Merida

Ordinary, Effective Ministry Ever find yourself wondering what else you need to do or what else you need to become in order to share the gospel effectively?   I have good news!  Walking with Christ and sharing him with others doesn't have to be complicated.  Pastor Tony Merida has just released his new book Ordinary: How to Turn the World Upside Down.  I'm happy to have Tony here today to remind us that doing common, everyday, ordinary things can effectively impact the world around … [Read more...]

Waiting on God by Charles Stanley

New book from one of America's favorite pastors Are you ready for the arctic freeze that's going to hit most of the country over the next two days?  I'm already dreading going home tonight because they are saying we'll have a wind chill below zero here in Nashville.  I'm sure that sounds like a heat wave to our friends up north!  Brr! It's exciting to begin the new year with a new book from Dr. Charles Stanley!  He's one of LifeWay's top authors and one of the country's most beloved … [Read more...]

When Holidays Hurt by Bo Stern

Find Hope during tough times Let's face it.  Not everyone is all holly and jolly during the holiday season.  For some, 2014 has been one of the hardest years on record.  Whether there have been financial worries, family hurt, the passing of a loved one, divorce, job challenges, or a myriad of other things, the holidays can seem like one more thing for some people to try to push through. That's why I was so glad to see a new book hit our shelves at LifeWay this fall.  When Holidays Hurt: … [Read more...]

Advent Books

New Advent Books November 30 marks the start of the Advent season.  This is a special time for families and churches to prepare their hearts for Christmas.  If you're looking to celebrate Advent this year either on your own, with your family, or as a church, here are some books that will be great resources for you. The Expected One by Scott James (NEW) Every Christmas, Christians all over the world celebrate the Advent season, recognizing the love, hope, joy, and peace that is found only … [Read more...]