Arrived on New Academic the Week of August 19, 2013

9780805464900The Community of Jesus: A Theology of the Church by Kendell H. Easley and Christopher W. Morgan (B&H Academic. 9780805464900. Paperback. $24.99)

Contributors:

    • Paul R. House, “God Walks with His People: Old Testament Foundations”
    • Andreas J. Köstenberger, “The Church According to the Gospels”
    • Kendell H. Easley, “The Church in Acts and Revelation: New Testament Bookends”
    • David S. Dockery, “The Church in the Pauline Epistles”
    • Ray Van Neste, “The Church in the General Epistles”
    • James A. Patterson, “The Church in History: Ecclesiastical Ideals and Institutional Realities”
    • Stephen J.Wellum, “Beyond Mere Ecclesiology: The Church as God’s New Covenant Community”
    • Christopher W. Morgan, “The Church and the Glory of God”
    • Bruce Riley Ashford, “The Church in the Mission of God”

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9781781911228v3Living by Revealed Truth: The Life and Pastoral Theology of Charles Haddon Spurgeon by Tom Nettles (Christian Focus. 9781781911228. Hardback. $49.99. SALE – $29.99 thru 9/21/13).

“…Tom Nettles has provided his readers with the premier interpretive account of Charles Haddon Spurgeon.” –David S. Dockery

@John Piper “Tom Nettles’ new biography of Charles Spurgeon will be the new standard for a long time.

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Five exciting new titles from Crossway, including Marcus Peter Johnson’s One with Christ: An Evangelical Theology of Salvation (9781433531491. Paperback. $19.99)

Crossway (Five New Titles - August 22 2013)

 

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9781434706850To Live Is Christ, To Die Is Gain by Matt Chandler with Jared C. Wilson (David C. Cook. 9781434706850. Hardback. $17.99)

Using Paul’s radical letter to the Philippians as his road map, Matt Chandler forsakes the trendy to invite readers into authentic Christian maturity.

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9780310495093The Pastor’s Family: Shepherding Your Family through the Challenges of Pastoral Ministry by Brian and Cara Croft (Zondervan. 9780310495093. Paperback. $16.99)

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Arrived on New Academic the week of August 19, 2013

9781781911228v3Living by Revealed Truth: The Life and Pastoral Theology of Charles Haddon Spurgeon by Tom Nettles (Christian Focus. 9781781911228. Hardback. $49.99. SALE – $29.99 thru 9/21/13).

“This is a book that will encourage, educate, and bless its readers.” –R. Albert Mohler, Jr.

“…Tom Nettles has provided his readers with the premier interpretive account of Charles Haddon Spurgeon.” –David S. Dockery

“…this biography casts new light on Spurgeon’s life, ministry and theology.” –David Bebbington

@John Piper “Tom Nettles’ new biography of Charles Spurgeon will be the new standard for a long time.:

 

1400205344Jesus on Every Page: 10 Simple Ways to Seek and Find Christ in the Old Testament by David Murray (Thomas Nelson. 9781400205349. Paperback. $16.99)

Christians seem to have forgotten that the Old Testament has everything to do with Jesus Christ. In Jesus on Every Page, David Murray guides the reader down his own Road to Emmaus, describing how the Scriptures were opened to him, revealing Jesus from Genesis 1 to Revelation 22. Dr. Murray’s ten simple ways to seek and find Christ in the Old Testament unveil the face of Christ in the creation, the law, the psalms, the prophets, and the proverbs.

 

Coming soon – the premier interpretive account of C.H. Spurgeon

NettlesTom Nettles has spent more than 15 years working on this magisterial biography of Charles Haddon Spurgeon, the famous 19th century preacher and writer. More than merely a biography it covers his life, ministry and also provides an in-depth survey of his theology. We’re eagerly anticipating it’s arrival to the New Academic section of our Campus Stores (and are pleased to announce it will be 40% off the retail price through 9/21/139781781911228v3).

“This is a book that will encourage, educate, and bless its readers.” –R. Albert Mohler, Jr.

“…Tom Nettles has provided his readers with the premier interpretive account of Charles Haddon Spurgeon.” –David S. Dockery

“…this biography casts new light on Spurgeon’s life, ministry and theology.” –David Bebbington

@John Piper “Tom Nettles’ new biography of Charles Spurgeon will be the new standard for a long time.:

Arrived on New Academic the Week of August 5, 2013

9780805401950Theology of the Reformers, 25th Anniversary Edition by Timothy George (B&H Academic. 9780805401950. Paperback. $29.99)

Includes a new chapter and bibliography on William Tyndale, the reformer who courageously stood at the headwaters of the English Reformation. Also included are expanded opening and concluding chapters and updated bibliographies on each reformer.

 

3998Minds, Brains, Souls and Gods: A Conversation on Faith, Psychology and Neuroscience by Malcolm Jeeves (IVP Academic. 9780830839988. Paperback. $20.00)

“This is a bold, timely, remarkable and impressive book. No one should doubt its colossal and up-to-date learning in psychology, neuroscience, evolutionary theory and cognate fields. What makes it especially remarkable is the combination of all this with a sober, realistic and accurate understanding of many biblical passages and theological doctrines.” —Canon Anthony C. Thiselton

 

2574The First Thanksgiving: What the Real Story Tells Us About Loving God and Learning from History by Robert Tracy McKenzie (IVP Academic. 9780830825745. Paperback. $18.00)

“Revisionist histories were once the rage, as academics sought recognition by shaking us from deeply and dearly held perceptions of the past with revelations of novel and counter ‘facts.’ McKenzie works the opposite direction, resurfacing the history we have forgotten regarding one of our most treasured holidays–Thanksgiving–to help reexamine and reinforce our most important convictions regarding faith and culture.” —Bryan Chapell

 

2709Paul and Judaism Revisited: A Study of Divine and Human Agency in Salvation by Preston M. Sprinkle (IVP Academic. 9780830827091. Paperback. $24.00)

“We might be tempted to think that there is nothing more to say about Paul’s soteriology and that the ground has been thoroughly plowed since the new perspective. Sprinkle opens new windows by comparing the soteriology of Qumran with Paul, particularly by emphasizing Paul’s distinctive slant on divine agency. Scholars and students will profit from this careful reappraisal of Paul’s soteriology which is rooted in robust exegesis.” —Thomas Schreiner

 

2438The Message of Daniel by Dale Ralph Davis (The Bible Speaks Today Series. IVP Books. 9780830824380. Paperback. $18.00)

A replacement volume in the Bible Speaks Today Old Testament commentary series, Dale Ralph Davis’s The Message of Daniel offers a reliable exposition of the visionary book of Daniel for pastors and lay commentary readers.

The Global Public Square: Religious Freedom and the Making of a World Safe for Diversity by Os Guinness (IVP Books. 9780830837670. Paperback. $16.00)

WORSHIP LEADERS_full cvr_130523aWorship Leaders, We Are Not Rock Stars by Stephen Miller (Moody Publishers. 9780802409867. Paperback. $13.99)

Worship Leaders, We Are Not Rock Stars is much needed and long overdue. It is directed to those who lead us in corporate worship as we honor King Jesus when we sing, but it is also a book pastors would do well to heed as well!” —Daniel L. Akin

 

9780199916979Early Evangelicalism: A Reader edited by Jonathan M. Yeager (Oxford University Press. 9780190199916979. Paperback. $35.00)

“Jonathan Yeager’s Early Evangelicalism is a definitive document collection on the broad sweep of eighteenth-century evangelical faith. The book’s authors, who hailed from North America, Britain, and the Continent, range from learned theologians to lyrical hymnists and earnest diarists. Anyone interested in evangelical Christianity will profit from Yeager’s wealth of resources.” —Thomas S. Kidd

Recent additions to New Academic

9781846253904Travel with Jonathan Edwards: A God centered life, an enduring legacy by Michael A.G. Haykin with Ron Baines (Day One. 9781846253904. Paperback. $20.00)

TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • Meet Jonathan Edwards
  • Jonathan’s ‘inward sweet delight in God’
  • Pursuing the glory of God
  • My Dear Companion’
  • A surprising work of God
  • Real revival and true fanaticism
  • ‘A sorrowful, strange affair’
  • Come and enjoy the light
  • The legacy of Edwards
  • A summary of Edwards’ life
  • The Resolutions of Jonathan Edwards
  • Further reading and acknowledgements

 

9781908762900Judges For You: For reading, for feeding, for leading by Tim Keller (The Good Book Company. 9781908762900. Hardback. $22.99)

"Judges has only one hero—God. And as we read this as an account of how he works in history, it comes alive. This book is not an easy read. But living in the times we do, it is an essential one." Timothy Keller

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9780745955872C. S. Lewis: A Biography of Friendship by Colin Duriez (Kregel. 9780745955872. Paperback. $16.95)

“It may seem difficult to imagine that we could have a new take on C.S. Lewis’s life when so much has been written – but this book is just that … thoroughly researched, wide-ranging, and sympathetic.” – Rowan Williams, Cambridge.

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9780310499237Finally Free: Fighting for Purity with the Power of Grace by Heath Lambert (Zondervan. 9780310499237. Paperback. $14.99. On sale for $10.00)

“This book is richly biblical, soundly Christian, and centered in the gospel. Christians should read it and quickly pass it to others. It will be of enormous help to pastors, youth ministers, college ministers, and the Christians of all ages struggling against the tide of our pornographic age.” – R. Albert Mohler Jr.

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9780310257431Church History, Volume Two: From Pre-Reformation to the Present Day – The Rise and Growth of the Church in Its Cultural, Intellectual, and Political Context by Frank A. James III and John Woodbridge (Zondervan. 9780310257431. Hardback. $49.99)

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