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Glimpses of Grace – Launch Week Special Offer

This week marks the official release of Gloria Furman’s first book, Glimpses of Grace: Treasuring the Gospel in Your Home. Furman reminds women of the gospel’s extraordinary power in ordinary life, helping homemakers see and savor Glimpses of Grace Cover the miraculous in the mundane.

Lauren Chandler shares the following in her foreword:

Glimpses of Grace is not a how-to. It is a true friend’s invitation to see and know the Lord’s steadfast love displayed in every wave, big and small. Gloria offers encouragement rooted in her personal experience and wisdom from saints who have weathered the storms decades and even centuries before us. May you catch glimpses of his steadfast love and find an anchor for your soul.

Launch Week Special

In honor of the book’s release, we’re excited to offer something special. Purchase a copy of Glimpses of Grace from your favorite local or online retailer from June 3-7 and receive a free Glimpses of Grace ebook as well as one of Gloria’s favorite resources—the ESV Study Bible Online (available on ESVBible.org)!

To redeem your free extras, simply scan and email your receipt to glimpses@crossway.org before 11:59am on Friday, June 7.*

Learn more | Preview an excerpt | Watch the video | Buy Now

Watch the Book Trailer

*Note: Any receipts that are not legible, not included, or believed to be fraudulent will be disqualified. Limited to one promotion per person.
June 3, 2013 | Posted in: Books,Children,Family,Giveaways,Joy,Marriage,Parenting,The Gospel,Women, Wives, Mothers | Author: Ted Cockle @ 9:27 am | 0 Comments »

Weekly Ebook Deals: Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 12th

No gift, words, or single day of celebration can adequately convey the gratitude we should have for our mothers. And while it may never be communicated in full, Mother’s Day is a great opportunity to give our best effort in appreciation of these women.

In honor of Mother’s Day, we’re featuring one of our new releases as well as a number of discounted ebooks we think moms will love.

To learn more about each book, click on the covers below to find them at Crossway.org. You will find the ebooks at their reduced prices on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Bookshout, Christianbook.com, eChristian, Vyrso, or your participating independent bookstore’s site. Discounted prices available through 5/13/2013.*

Featured New Release

Glimpses of Grace

Glimpses of Grace: Treasuring the Gospel in Your Home 

By Gloria Furman

$14.99

The work that goes into managing a home can sometimes feel boring and insignificant. Furman reminds women of the gospel’s extraordinary power over ordinary life, helping homemakers see and savor the miraculous in the mundane.

Learn More | Preview an Excerpt

Discounted eBooks:

Give them Grace

Give Them Grace: Dazzling Your Kids with the Love of Jesus

By Elyse M. Fitzpatrick and Jessica Thompson, Foreword by Tullian Tchividjian

$11.99 $5.99

Helps Christian parents raise their children with grace and the gospel, addressing topics such as the law, God’s forgiveness and love, and true heart obedience. A great resource for raising grace-filled kids.

Comforts from Romans

Comforts from Romans: Celebrating the Gospel One Day at a Time 

By Elyse M. Fitzpatrick

$11.99 $3.99

Seasoned counselor and author Elyse Fitzpatrick makes the message of Romans readily accessible in 31 devotional-like chapters that encourage prayer and further study. This book helps readers to experience the deep comforts articulated in the book of Romans.

Feminine Appeal

Feminine Appeal

By Carolyn Mahaney, Foreword by Nancy Leigh DeMoss

$11.99 $3.99

In this book of instruction for wives and mothers, Carolyn Mahaney explores seven feminine virtues given in Titus 2 that have transformed her life and the lives of countless other women. Expanded edition with study questions.

Disciplines of a Godly Woman

Disciplines of a Godly Woman 

By Barbara Hughes

$12.99 $4.99

Barbara Hughes carefully guides her readers through the Scriptures, asks them questions for self-evaluation, and provides helpful suggestions for direct application of these fundamental spiritual disciplines.

Through His Eyes

Through His Eyes: God’s Perspective on Women in the Bible 

By Jerram Barrs

$15.99 $5.99

Answers the question “What does God think about women, and how does he treat them?” by walking readers through several biblical case studies. A happy exposition of the dignity and glory the Lord showers on women.

Happy reading!

*Note: Some discounts may be unavailable outside the United States due to international rights agreements.

May 7, 2013 | Posted in: Children,Family,Marriage,Parenting,Women, Wives, Mothers | Author: Ted Cockle @ 11:13 am | 0 Comments »

More with Dr. Gregory Thornbury, Including Insight into His Friendship with Carl Henry

In March, Crossway had the privilege of publishing Dr. Gregory Thornbury’s most recent work, Recovering Classic Evangelicalism: Applying the Wisdom and Vision of Carl F. H. HenryAfter discussing his book with John Wilson (video here), Dr. Thornbury answered some additional questions about his relationship with Carl Henry and other topics of relevance for evangelicals today.

Below are the questions we asked and the video of Dr. Thornbury’s engaging responses (2–4 minutes each).

Why was it important to write a book about Carl Henry now?

 

How did your friendship with Dr. Henry come about?

 

What is classic evangelicalism?

 

How did Henry influence evangelicalism?

 

Why do some have a negative view of Dr. Henry?

 

What can we learn from the legacy of Carl Henry?

Learn more about Recovering Classic Evangelicalism at Crossway.org or download a PDF excerpt.

Video: Francis Schaeffer on the Christian Life

The latest installment in the “Theologians on the Christian Life” series is now available. Francis Schaeffer on the Christian Life is Dr. William Edgar’s first hand reflection on the life and ministry of Francis Schaeffer.

Watch and listen as series editors, Justin Taylor and Steve Nichols, discuss Dr. Edgar’s first visit to L’abri and his resulting relationship with Schaeffer.

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Win a Trip to the Desiring God National Conference

[UPDATE: ANNOUNCING OUR WINNERS!]

Thank you to all of those who signed up to the Crossway Newsletter and entered to win a trip to the Desiring God National Conference.

And now for our Winners!

Conference Trip Winners* – Please be sure to stop by our booth to say hello!

  1. Philip Ingram
  2. Holly Ferguson

Winners of the Desiring God Conference Booksets*

  1. Pratia Prentis
  2. Lyndsey Gambill
  3. Jesse Josephic
  4. Curt Amlong
  5. Michael Nolen

Winners of The Hole in Our Holiness*

  1. Robert War
  2. Celena Tyler
  3. Sarah Montgomery
  4. Peter McCarthy
  5. Todd Lynn
  6. Kati Taylor
  7. Dustin Shatto
  8. Paige Walker
  9. Naomi Habib
  10. Daniel Kim

*Note: Congratulations, winners! We will contact you within the next week to work out the details and make the necessary arrangements. Thanks!

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We’re excited to offer you the chance to win two trips to this year’s Desiring God National Conference (September 28 – 30 in Minneapolis, MN). Each winner will receive round-trip airfare for two, hotel accommodations for two nights, and two tickets for the 2012 conference entitled “Act the Miracle: God’s Work and Ours in the Mystery of Sanctification.”*

To enter the drawing, sign up for the Crossway Newsletter and check the box that reads, “Enter me to win a trip to the 2012 DG National Conference.”

Readers at least 18 years old and living in the contiguous U.S. can enter this special contest through Friday (8/31). Winners will be announced Friday afternoon.

Other prizes being given at random:

  1. 10 copies of Kevin DeYoung’s new book, The Hole in Our Holiness
  2. 5 sets of the books birthed out of past Desiring God conferences:

 

*No purchase necessary. Winners must be 18 years of age or older and live in the contiguous United States. Hotel accommodations will be made at Hilton Minneapolis from 9/28/2012 – 9/30/2012 (2 nights). Crossway will cover the base cost of each hotel room and reimburse airfare (not to exceed $1,000 per winner). Desiring God will provide the conference tickets. Any additional costs will be the sole responsibility of the winner.

 

August 28, 2012 | Posted in: Conferences,Giveaways | Author: Ted Cockle @ 9:19 am | 1 Comment »