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Weekly Specials: Kevin DeYoung Titles

Next month marks the publication of Kevin DeYoung’s Crazy Busy—a (mercifully) short book about a (really) big problem.

We believe Crazy Busy is going to help a lot of people in typical DeYoung fashion. Anticipating that, this week’s Crossway special is a good opportunity to feature a handful of other books written or edited by Kevin DeYoung. You’ll see the discounted prices below for both print and digital editions.

May these books equip and inspire you in your life and ministry!

To learn more about each title, click on the covers below. The print deals are only available on Crossway.org; the ebook deals are also available at Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Bookshout, Christianbook.com, eChristian, ibooks (apple), Vyrso, or your participating independent bookstore’s site. Discounted prices available through 9/2/2013.*

This Week’s Specials:

Hole in Our Holiness

The Hole in Our Holiness: Filling the Gap between Gospel Passion and the Pursuit of Godliness

By Kevin DeYoung

Print: $14.99 $7.00

Ebook: $13.99 $2.99

Given the lack of holiness in our culture today, DeYoung presents a popular-level treatment of sanctification and union with Christ, helping readers to see what matters most—being like Jesus.

“This book is vintage DeYoung—ruthlessly biblical.” —John Piper

Buy: Print | Ebook


What is the Mission of the Church?

What Is the Mission of the Church?: Making Sense of Social Justice, Shalom, and the Great Commission

By Kevin DeYoung, Greg Gilbert

Print: $15.99 $7.00

Ebook: $12.99 $2.99

DeYoung and Gilbert help us slow down and think carefully about what the church is sent into the world to do. Looking at the Bible’s teaching, they explore the what, why, and how of the church’s mission for today.

“DeYoung and Gilbert bring a remarkably balanced book that can correct, restore, and help regardless of which way you lean or land on all things ‘missional.’”—Matt Chandler

Buy: Print | Ebook



Don't Call it a Comeback

Don’t Call It a Comeback: The Old Faith for a New Day

Edited by Kevin DeYoung

Print: $16.99 $6.00

Ebook: $13.99 $1.99

Don’t Call It a Comeback unites some of today’s most promising young evangelicals in a bold assertion of the stability, relevance, and necessity of Christian orthodoxy, and reasserts the theological nature of evangelicalism.

“I absolutely love this book! First, each chapter solidly tackles a critical component of our Evangelical faith and practice. Second, the authors demonstrate not only a strong grasp of God’s Word, but also of the perspective of church history, which is sadly lacking in most contemporary books. Third, these guys write tight, making every sentence count, so even though it packed with truth, the book is a quick read. I am so proud of these brilliant, godly men.”—Rick Warren

Buy: Print | Ebook


The Holy Spirit

The Holy Spirit

By Kevin DeYoung

Print: $3.99 $1.99

Ebook: $2.99 $0.99

This Gospel Coalition booklet by Kevin DeYoung presents the Holy Spirit as our ultimate gift. DeYoung details the Spirit’s role in our lives, including his activity in conviction, conversion, glorification, and the imparting of gifts.

Buy: Print | Ebook


Here’s the Description of Crazy Busy

Crazy Busy

Crazy Busy: A (Mercifully) Short Book about a (Really) Big Problem

By Kevin DeYoung

“I’M TOO BUSY!” We’ve all heard it. We’ve all said it. All too often, busyness gets the best of us.

Just one look at our jam-packed schedules tells us how hard it can be to strike a well-reasoned balance between doing nothing and doing it all.

That’s why award-winning author and pastor Kevin DeYoung addresses the busyness problem head on in his newest book, Crazy Busy — and not with the typical arsenal of time management tips, but rather with the biblical tools we need to get to the source of the issue and pull the problem out by the roots.

Highly practical and super short, Crazy Busy will help you put an end to “busyness as usual.”

Learn more about Crazy Busy

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

August 27, 2013 | Posted in: Books,Publishing,Weekly Ebook Specials | Author: Ted Cockle @ 3:57 pm | 0 Comments »

Weekly Ebook Deals: Summer Reading!

While summer doesn’t officially start until June 21, it’s not too early to plan your reading list.

To help you out, we’ve discounted several ebooks we think you’ll enjoy reading on the beach, in the mountains, or as you relax at home.

To learn more about each book, click on the covers below to find them at Crossway.org. You’ll also find the discounted ebooks at their reduced prices on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Bookshout, Christianbook.com, eChristian, ibooks (apple), Vyrso, or your participating independent bookstore’s site. Discounted prices available through 6/10/2013.*

Discounted Ebooks:

The Sword

The Sword: A Novel

By Bryan M. Litfin

$12.99 $3.99

Packed with page-turning action and adventure, this novel poses the question, “If a society had no knowledge of Christianity, and then a Bible were discovered, what would happen?”

Part 1 of the Chiveis Trilogy

The Gift

The Gift: A Novel

By Bryan M. Litfin

$12.99 $3.99

After their exile from Chiveis in The Sword, Teo and Ana journey into new lands in search of the New Testament. In the midst of dangerous terrain, elite societies, and new enemies, will they be successful in their mission?

Part 2 of the Chiveis Trilogy

The Kingdom

The Kingdom: A Novel

By Bryan M. Litfin

$12.99 $3.99

In book three of the Chiveis Trilogy, a dark alliance threatens to consume the known world, and Teo and Ana must amass an army to fight for the Word of God.

Part 3 of the Chiveis Trilogy

Past Darkness

Past Darkness: A Novel New Release!

By Laurel Woiwode

$9.99 $4.99

Where do we turn when tragedy strikes? That’s the question Gabrielle Larson must wrestle with in this uplifting story of healing in the midst of brokenness, of God’s grace breaking through the hardness of a human heart.

The Hawk and the Dove Trilogy

The Hawk and the Dove Trilogy (3-in-1 Volume)

By Penelope Wilcock

$11.99 $3.99

Celebrating the 20th anniversary of Wilcock’s captivating tales, this rereleased trilogy of monastic life reflects the timeless human drama of people learning to love and to receive God’s grace.

Jack: A Life of C. S. Lewis

Jack: A Life of C. S. Lewis

By George Sayer

$19.99 $4.99

Written by a longtime friend and colleague of the man his friends called “Jack,” this definitive biography of C. S. Lewis recounts the great scholar’s relationships and experiences.

A perfect book to prepare for this year’s Desiring God National Conference.

Coming Up Next: Fathers Day!

Father’s day is Sunday, June 16th. While we’ll have ebooks dad will like on sale next week, we thought we’d help you sample some of them ahead of time. Click your preferred format below to download our free sampler with selections on biblical manhood.



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

June 4, 2013 | Posted in: Books,Digital,Fiction,History and Biography,Publishing | Author: Ted Cockle @ 2:45 pm | 0 Comments »

Weekly Ebook Deals: Popular Mark Driscoll Titles

Pastor Mark Driscoll is slated to speak at Catalyst Dallas today—a regional convergence of next generation leaders. Whether or not you’re able to listen to his preaching live at Catalyst, you can still get your hands on some of Pastor Mark’s published content today.

Crossway is pleased to offer the ebook editions of several titles at reduced prices—scroll down to take a look.

To learn more about each book, click on the covers below to find them at Crossway.org. Find them at their reduced prices on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Bookshout, Christianbook.com, eChristian, Vyrso, or your participating independent bookstore’s site. Discounted prices available through 5/6/2013.

Featured Ebooks:


Doctrine: What Christians Should Believe By Mark Driscoll & Gerry Breshears

$13.99 $5.99

A comprehensive and accessible resource that helps believers clarify and articulate their beliefs and provides seekers with a solid introduction to Christianity’s central doctrines.

Religion Saves

Religion Saves: And Nine Other Misconceptions By Mark Driscoll

$13.99 $5.99

Inspired by 1 Corinthians, in which Paul answers a series of questions posed by the people in the Corinthian church, Pastor Mark Driscoll sets out to determine the most pressing questions among visitors to his church’s website. Here he tackles the top nine questions, first confronting the idea that religion saves.

Vintage Jesus

Vintage Jesus: Timeless Answers to Timely Questions By Mark Driscoll & Gerry Breshears

$12.99 $4.99

Some two thousand years after he walked the earth, Jesus Christ is still a hot topic. Conspiracy theories and lies about him have permeated popular culture in recent years, causing many to ask, What is the truth about Jesus? This popular-level book answers that question in a relevant, accessible way.

Vintage Church

Vintage Church: Timeless Truths and Timely Methods By Mark Driscoll & Gerry Breshears

$14.99 $4.99

Vintage Church defines a biblical church as one that properly balances the eternal truths of Scripture with timely, relevant methods-such as multi-campus churches and the latest technology-to engage the culture and reach people with the gospel.

Death by Love

Death by Love: Letters from the Cross By Mark Driscoll & Gerry Breshears

$15.99 $3.99

Real people. Real sin. Transformed lives. Deep theology meets gritty pastoral experiences as Death by Love explains the practical implications of what Jesus accomplished on the cross. This compilation of heartfelt letters written from a pastor to his people is for all those who have sinned and have been sinned against.


Community: Taking Your Small Group off Life Support By Brad House, Foreword by Mark Driscoll

$12.99 $4.99

While Driscoll only wrote the foreword, this Re:Lit title is in line with Driscoll’s teaching on community, and worthy of promotion. This guide brings wisdom and practical insight into growing a healthy, gospel-centered, small-group ministry. With wisdom and candor, House helps churches think carefully about the state of their own small groups.

Happy reading!

May 3, 2013 | Posted in: Books,Conferences,Digital,Discipleship,Faith,Hope,Leadership,Ministries | Author: Ted Cockle @ 7:42 am | (4) Comments »

24 Hour Special: Lit! Ebook for $0.99

Book Cover

Reading plans are always a hot topic at the start of a new year, but enacting those plans takes year-round commitment. Such commitment comes from understanding the importance of reading in the first place.

That’s why we’re thankful for resources like Lit!: A Christian Guide to Reading Books. In Lit! Tony Reinke sounds the call for Christians to reclaim the priority, privilege, and practice of reading. He reminds us that God is the author of all knowledge, and it is his light we seek in all our reading.

To encourage your commitment to reading, we’re offering Lit! at a special price. Through the end of the day tomorrow (Feb 26, 2013) get Lit! in ebook format for only $0.99 from any of our distribution partners (ChristianBook.com, Vyrso, Barnes and Noble, Amazon, participating independent stores, etc…)

Read an excerpt from the book:

Download a PDF of the excerpt



February 25, 2013 | Posted in: Arts & Literature,Digital,Publishing | Author: Ted Cockle @ 8:00 am | (7) Comments »