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Weekly Ebook Specials: Leadership Resources

We hope to see some of you at Willow Creek’s Global Leadership Summit later this week. We’re eager to talk with leaders about the forthcoming ESV Gospel Transformation Bible and Kevin DeYoung’s Crazy Busy—two resources that will make a unique contribution to life and ministry in our day.

For the leaders we won’t get to see see this week, we’ve discounted a selection of resources just for you.

To learn more about each title, click on the covers below to find them at Crossway.org. You’ll also find the 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 8/12/2013.*

This Week’s Ebook Specials:

Leaders who Last

Leaders Who Last

By Dave Kraft

$11.99 $1.99

The Christian life is like a race, and too many Christian leaders stumble, burn out, or veer off track. What will it take for you to be a leader who finishes well? This book models a practical and godly approach to leadership that will equip pastors, elders, and small group and volunteer leaders. Part of the Re:Lit series.

“A book for leaders who want to keep growing in their understanding of leadership, finish strongly, and lead with passion.”
—Mike Treneer, International President, The Navigators

Learn more | Buy now

Mistakes Leaders Make

Mistakes Leaders Make

By Dave Kraft

$11.99 $1.99

Using his extensive leadership experience, Dave Kraft identifies the top ten most fatal (and commonly unaddressed) mistakes leaders make to help readers avoid these errors and have ministries and relationships that last.

“Should be required reading for every ministry leader.”
—Patrick Lencioni, President, The Table Group

Learn more | Buy now

Church Planter

Church Planter: The Man, the Message, the Mission

By Darrin Patrick, Foreword by Mark Driscoll

$12.99 $1.99

Darrin Patrick examines the biblical criteria of the man, the message, and the mission behind every church plant. An invaluable resource for both pastors and seminary students considering a church plant and for those seeking to better understand the gospel in their own churches.

“A great book on church planting that balances the personal spiritual issues with the theological, cultural, and technical. Church planters should all read this.”
—Timothy Keller, Senior Pastor, Redeemer Presbyterian Church, New York City

Learn more | Buy now

The Leadership Dynamic

The Leadership Dynamic

By Harry L. Reeder III, with Rod Gragg

$9.99 $1.99

With his three-pronged approach to leadership development, a veteran pastor presents a biblical model of multiplication that continuously raises up leaders and strategically deploys them in ever-increasing waves into the church and the culture. An important addition to any church’s training strategy.

Learn more | Buy now

Coming Up Next Week: Work in the life of the Believer

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

August 7, 2013 | Posted in: Books,Church and Ministry,Leadership,Weekly Ebook Specials | Author: Ted Cockle @ 9:05 am | 0 Comments »

Weekly Ebook Specials: Books by K. Scott Oliphint

This week we’re featuring titles written or edited by K. Scott Oliphint, professor of apologetics and systematic theology at Westminster Theological Seminary and author of Covenantal Apologetics: Principles and Practice in Defense of Our Faith (new this month).

To learn more about each title, click on the covers below to find them at Crossway.org. You’ll also find the 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 7/15/2013.*

Featured New Release:

Covenantal Apologetics

Covenantal Apologetics: Principles and Practice in Defense of Our Faith

By K. Scott Oliphint

$19.99

With the rise of unbelief—from skeptics to adherents of other religions—knowing how to defend the Christian faith has never been more important. This introduction to Reformed apologetics explores foundational principles and offers practical guidance for talking with unbelievers.

Learn more | Watch a Video | Buy Now

This Week’s Ebook Specials:

Christian Apologetics Past and Present

Christian Apologetics Past and Present: A Primary Source Reader (Volume 1, To 1500)

Edited by K. Scott Oliphint and William Edgar

$26.99 $3.99

An unprecedented anthology of apologetics texts with selections from the first century AD through the Middle Ages. Includes introductory material and explanatory notes. Among the featured apologists are Aristides, Justin Martyr, Irenaeus, Tertullian, Origen, Athanasius, Augustine, Anselm, and Thomas Aquinas.

Christian Apologetics Past and Present - Vol. 2

Christian Apologetics Past and Present: A Primary Source Reader (Volume 2, From 1500)

Edited by K. Scott Oliphint and William Edgar

$38.99 $3.99

Volume 2 of a substantial anthology covers Christian apologetics from the Reformation (AD 1500) through the present. Includes excerpts from twenty-six apologists, along with introductions to each and reflection questions.

God with Us

God with Us: Divine Condescension and the Attributes of God

By K. Scott Oliphint

$17.99 $2.99

A study of the character of God and the way he relates to creation, both of which are uniquely revealed and explained in Christ. Helps Christians think biblically about the nature of the triune God and relationship with him.

Things that Cannot Be Shaken

Things That Cannot Be Shaken: Holding Fast to Your Faith in a Relativistic World

By K. Scott Oliphint and Rod Mays

$9.99 $1.99

The current cultural climate does not encourage or equip Christians to remain tethered to the truth, but this book will. The authors focus on those “things that cannot be shaken” (Heb. 12:27)—specifically providing biblical responses to the concerns that Christians frequently encounter in the dorm room, the classroom, and the workplace.

 


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July 9, 2013 | Posted in: Apologetics,Books,Digital,Publishing,Theology,Weekly Ebook Specials | Author: Ted Cockle @ 11:26 am | 0 Comments »

Weekly Ebook Deals: Father’s Day

This Sunday, June 16th, is Father’s Day. Whether you’re shopping for your dad, are a dad yourself, or hope to be a dad one day, we’ve set up this week’s ebook deals just for you.

To learn more about each discounted ebook, click on the covers below to find them at Crossway.org. You’ll also find them 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 6/17/2013.*

Father’s Day Ebook Specials:

The Shepherd Leader at Home Cover

The Shepherd Leader at Home: Knowing, Leading, Protecting, and Providing for Your Family

By Timothy Z. Witmer

$9.99 $4.99

Introducing four categories of shepherding (knowing, feeding, leading, and protecting), Witmer offers biblical counsel and practical direction to help men lead their families well.

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Date Your Wife

By Justin Buzzard, Foreword by Tullian Tchividjian

$8.99 $3.99

An intensely practical guide for husbands looking to strengthen, save, or spice up their marriage and pursue their wives from a place of security in the gospel.

The Disciplines of a Godly Man

Disciplines of a Godly Man

By R. Kent Hughes

$12.99 $3.99

This inspiring and best-selling book uses biblical wisdom, engaging illustrations, practical suggestions for daily living, and personal study questions to address the major areas of contemporary Christian manhood.

Father, Son, and Holy Spirit

Father, Son, and Holy Spirit: Relationships, Roles, and Relevance

By Bruce A. Ware

$13.99 $3.99

Bruce Ware provides an approachable examination of the doctrine of the Trinity. He discusses the relationship and roles of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit and the practical implications of the Trinity for our lives.

No More Excuses

No More Excuses: Be the Man God Made You To Be

By Tony Evans, Foreword by Bill McCartney

$13.99 $2.99

Evans’s hard-hitting bestseller for men—available in this special paperback edition—pulls you out of your brokenness and declares, “No more!” No more excuses, and no more falling short of all God calls you to be.

Coming Up Next Week: Crossway Classics

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

June 11, 2013 | Posted in: Digital,Family,Marriage,Men, Husbands, Fathers,Parenting,Publishing | Author: Ted Cockle @ 9:13 am | 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 »

Discounted Ebooks You’ll Actually Read

Last month we featured the existing Book You’ll Actually Read series alongside the release of the newest volume—On the Grace of God.

Given the helpful nature of the series, we wanted to make it available to as many people as possible in its entirety. That’s why we’re pleased to offer the complete series digitally (including Justin Holcomb’s newest volume) for $1.99 each.

To learn more about each book, click on the covers below to find them at Crossway.org. You will also find the ebooks at their reduced prices on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Bookshout, Christianbook.com, eChristian, iTunes/iBooksVyrso, or your participating independent bookstore’s site. Discounted prices available through 5/27/2013.*

Ebooks You’ll Actually Read:

On the Grace of God


On the Grace of God by Justin S. Holcomb

$7.99 $1.99

This small book, which can be read in about an hour, shows how God’s grace is the foundational theme and primary message of all of Scripture.

On Church Leadership

On Church Leadership by Mark Driscoll

$7.99 $1.99

In this concise book, Driscoll puts forth a model of church leadership that is both biblically sound and practically effective.

On Who is God?

On Who Is God? by Mark Driscoll

$7.99 $1.99

It’s one of mankind’s oldest questions, over which countless religions and philosophies have collided: Who is God? This quick read provides clear, biblical answers to who God is and how he relates to us.

On the Old Testament

On the Old Testament by Mark Driscoll

$7.99 $1.99

This quick read gives a solid and simple introduction to the Old Testament. Driscoll answers nine common questions about the Old Testament and gives an overview of the various kinds of OT literature.

On the New Testament

On the New Testament by Mark Driscoll

$7.99 $1.99

This brief book gives a solid and simple introduction to the New Testament. Spend just one hour with this book and you’ll find answers to many common questions about the New Testament, such as, Who wrote it? and Does it contain any errors?

Happy reading!

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

May 21, 2013 | Posted in: Books,Digital,Discipleship,Ministries,Publishing,The Gospel,The Grace of God,Theology | Author: Ted Cockle @ 8:53 am | (2) Comments »