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Weekly Specials: Theology in Community Series

This month marks the release of Fallen: A Theology of Sin, the newest volume in the Theology in Community series edited by Christopher Morgan and Robert Peterson.

The Theology in Community Series assembles a world-class team of scholars bringing their unique expertise to bear on a biblical and theological topic from the perspectives of biblical theology, systematic theology, history, pastoral application, missiology, and cultural analysis. These volumes—written in community and combining academic acumen with a pastoral ethos—provide pastors, leaders, and laypeople an up-to-date resource for exploring both theology and practice with accessible depth.

With the release of Fallen: A Theology of Sin, we’ve discounted the previous volumes in the series in both print and digital formats.

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 9/9/2013.*

This Week’s Specials:

The Kingdom of God

The Kingdom of God

Edited by Christopher W. Morgan, Robert A. Peterson

Print: $18.99 $9.99

Ebook: $12.99 $3.99

First-rate evangelical scholars collaborate to articulate a robust theology of the kingdom of God across multiple disciplines.

“…biblically informed, theologically incisive, and pastorally sensitive.”
—Stephen T. Um, Senior Minister, Citylife Presbyterian Church, Boston, Massachusetts; Adjunct Faculty, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary

Buy: Print | Ebook

 

The Deity of Christ

The Deity of Christ

Edited by Christopher W. Morgan, Robert A. Peterson

Print: $24.99 $9.99

Ebook: $16.99 $3.99

This multidisciplinary treatment of the doctrine of Christ’s deity combines first-rate evangelical scholarship and rich application with substantial and accessible theological content.

“…a well-crafted, faithfully biblical, meticulously worked out study of the deity of Christ that brings us from the Old Testament through the New Testament, and into the modern world. This is a superb study.”
—David F. Wells,
Distinguished Senior Research Professor, Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary

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The Glory of God

The Glory of God

Edited by Christopher W. Morgan, Robert A. Peterson

Print: $23.99 $9.99

Ebook: $16.99 $3.99

Köstengerger, Longman, Gaffin, and other collaborating scholars from multiple disciplines guide believers through a biblical and theological treatment of the glory of God. This theologically substantial and accessible book will greatly benefit readers in their personal studies and ministries.

“…an overarching and powerful portrait of God’s grandeur, beauty, and transcendence. I am pleased to recommend this outstanding volume to students, lay leaders, pastors, and theologians alike.”
—David S. Dockery,
President, Union University

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Suffering and the Goodness of God

Suffering and the Goodness of God

Edited by Christopher W. Morgan, Robert A. Peterson

Print: $23.99 $9.99

Ebook: $16.99 $3.99

When believers face suffering and hardships, the question they most often ask is, Why? Suffering and the Goodness of God offers biblical truths concerning suffering, and it challenges believers to promote justice in the harsh, unsure world and to emulate God’s grace as they minister to those who are suffering.

“The editors and authors have thoroughly combed the Scriptures to give us the answers we need in tough times. This book should help both those who are suffering and those called upon to comfort and encourage others in their suffering.”
—Jerry Bridges, author, The Pursuit of Holiness

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Featured New Release

Fallen: A Theology of Sin

Edited by Christopher W. Morgan, Robert A. Peterson

Everyone knows the world is broken. Leading evangelical scholars join forces to explore the biblical doctrine of sin from a variety of angles, including historical theology and the modern world. Part of the Theology in Community series.

“…the most far-reaching, well-rounded modern treatment of sin that I have ever read. I commend it very highly.”
—Jason C. Meyer, Pastor for Preaching and Vision, Bethlehem Baptist Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Learn more about Fallen

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

September 3, 2013 | Posted in: Books,Theology,Weekly Ebook Specials | Author: Ted Cockle @ 3:35 pm | 0 Comments »

Weekly Ebook Specials: Titles by Tim Chester

In conjunction with the release of Tim Chester’s Good News to the Poor, we’re excited to offer a few other books by Pastor Chester for $1.99 each. See below for the complete list!

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 8/5/2013.*

Featured New Release:

Good News to the Poor Cover 

Good News to the Poor: Social Involvement and the Gospel

By Tim Chester

The chasm between evangelism and social action needs to be bridged. Chester convincingly argues that the truth of the gospel is best understood and embraced in the context of loving action and gospel-centered community.

Learn more | Preview an excerpt | Buy now

Praise for Good News to the Poor

Good News to the Poor is good news for readers thinking through the relationship of evangelism to social action. Tim Chester rightly emphasizes the centrality of the gospel as he compares dependency-creating welfare with dignity-embracing development.”
Marvin Olasky, Editor-in-chief, World News Group

Tim Chester shows that gospel proclamation and tangible acts of love, service, and mercy toward our neighbors should not be pitted against each other—God’s grace motivates action, and words and deeds go together.”
Justin S. Holcomb, Executive Director of the Resurgence; Adjunct Professor of Theology and Philosophy, Reformed Theological Seminary, Orlando

 

This Week’s Ebook Specials:

Total Church

Total Church: A Radical Reshaping around Gospel and Community

By Tim Chester, Steve Timmis

$12.99 $1.99

Two pastors outline and apply a pair of overarching biblical principles that call the current body of Christ to a deep restructuring of its life and mission.

Learn more | Buy now

Everyday Church

Everyday Church: Gospel Communities on Mission

By Tim Chester, Steve Timmis

$11.99 $1.99

Offers a missional reflection on the book of 1 Peter as well as practical ideas for churches to engage those who are unchurched in an increasingly post-Christian context.

Learn more | Buy now

You Can Change

You Can Change: God’s Transforming Power for Our Sinful Behavior and Negative Emotions

By Tim Chester

$12.99 $1.99

A practical, interactive, and biblical book designed to help Christians in all stages of life find victory over sin by focusing on what God has already done in them. Chester focuses on heart change, not mere change of behavior, as he reminds us that God is already powerfully at work in our lives.

Learn more | Buy now

Coming Up Next Week: Resources for Leaders

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

July 30, 2013 | Posted in: Books,Church and Ministry,Discipleship,Evangelism,Weekly Ebook Specials | Author: Ted Cockle @ 3:04 pm | 0 Comments »

Weekly Ebook Specials: Defining, Defending, and Living out the Gospel

Galatians exists for grace.

So says pastor Todd Wilson, author of the newest Preaching the Word volume—Galatians: Gospel-rooted Living. As evidenced by the subtitle, Wilson’s commentary unpacks how the Christian life is entirely rooted in the gospel of grace.

For this week’s ebook specials, we thought it fitting to feature several Crossway books that help us define, defend, and live out this great gospel of grace.

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 7/22/2013.*

Featured New Release:

Galatians: Gospel-rooted Living

Galatians: Gospel-rooted Living

 By Todd A. Wilson, Series edited by R. Kent Hughes

Paul’s letter to the Galatians provides key insights into salvation and the nature of grace. Drawing on years of pastoral ministry, Wilson leads readers through the book’s major themes with exegetical clarity and theological care. A Preaching the Word commentary.

Learn more | Preview an excerpt | Buy now

This Week’s Ebook Specials:

Gospel Wakefulness

Gospel Wakefulness

By Jared C. Wilson, Foreword by Raymond C. Ortlund Jr.

$12.99 $2.99

Wilson’s book will stir churches to live out the power of the gospel with a fervent, genuine zeal. Pastors, church leaders, and all in ministry, especially those who are tired or discouraged, will be uplifted, emboldened, and empowered by this book.

No Other Gospel: 31 Reasons from Galatians Why Justification by Faith Alone Is the Only Gospel

No Other Gospel: 31 Reasons from Galatians Why Justification by Faith Alone Is the Only Gospel

By Josh Moody

$13.99 $2.99

Stemming from a series of sermons delivered to his church, pastor Josh Moody presents the gospel of justification by faith alone, as proclaimed in Galatians. He examines thirty-one reasons Paul gives for this gospel.

What is the Gospel?

What is the Gospel?

 By Greg Gilbert, Foreword by D. A. Carson

$9.99 $1.99

This contribution to the IXMarks series presents a straightforward statement of the gospel. Author Greg Gilbert guides both Christians and non-Christians to the Bible as we gain a clear understanding of the central message of God’s Word.

The Gospel and Scripture

The Gospel and Scripture: How to Read the Bible

 By Mike Bullmore, Series edited by D. A. Carson, Timothy Keller

$2.99 $0.99

A pastor outlines the relationship between the gospel and all of Scripture and suggests helpful strategies for reading and interpreting the Bible correctly. A Gospel Coalition Booklet.

The Plan

The Plan

By Mike Bullmore, Series edited by D. A. Carson, Timothy Keller

$2.99 $0.99

God has a perfect plan for the world, found in the Bible and centering around his promise to bring sinners to eternal life. Colin Smith traces God’s plan through the making and fulfillment of the promise. A Gospel Coalition Booklet.

 


Coming Up Next Week: Resources for Pastors

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

July 16, 2013 | Posted in: Church and Ministry,Digital,Discipleship,Preaching and Teaching,The Gospel,Weekly Ebook Specials | Author: Ted Cockle @ 11:26 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.

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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.

 


Coming Up Next Week: Defining, Defending, and Living out the Gospel

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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 Specials: American Theologians

As the U.S. celebrates the 4th of July this week, we wanted to honor American theologians whose studies and preaching both encouraged and expanded the church. This week’s ebook specials invite you to dive into the lives, studies, and contributions of a handful of America’s faithful theologians.

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 7/8/2013.*

This Week’s Ebook Specials:

Jonathan Edwards and Justification

Jonathan Edwards and Justification

Edited by Josh Moody

$13.99 $3.99

Five renowned Edwards scholars make a credible case for Jonathan Edwards’s doctrine of justification to be solidly Reformational, while also addressing some of the contemporary discussions on justification.

Contributions by Douglas A. Sweeney, Samuel T. Logan Jr., Kyle Strobel, Rhys Bezzant

God's Grand Design: The Theological Vision of Jonathan Edwards

God’s Grand Design: The Theological Vision of Jonathan Edwards

By Sean Michael Lucas

$13.99 $2.99

Presents Jonathan Edwards’s theology, exploring both the grand framework of redemption history and the application of God’s redemptive work in the believer’s life.

A God Entranced Vision of All Things

A God Entranced Vision of All Things: The Legacy of Jonathan Edwards

Edited by John Piper, Justin Taylor

$14.99 $1.99

Ten essays highlight different aspects of Jonathan Edwards’s life and legacy and show how his teachings are just as relevant today as they were three centuries ago.

Contributions by Stephen J. Nichols, Noël Piper, J. I. Packer, Donald S. Whitney, Mark Dever, Paul Helm, Sam Storms, Mark Talbot, Sherard Burns

The Theology of B. B. Warfield

The Theology of B. B. Warfield: A Systematic Summary

By Fred G. Zaspel, Foreword by Sinclair B. Ferguson

$27.99 $3.99

The first comprehensive, systematic treatment of B. B. Warfield’s theology. This single volume gives scholars, pastors, and students a concise account of Warfield’s position on all theological topics.

Warfield on the Christian Life

Warfield on the Christian Life: Living in Light of the Gospel

By Fred G. Zaspel, Foreword by Michael A. G. Haykin
Edited by Stephen J. Nichols, Justin Taylor

$13.99 $2.99

This volume accessibly outlines B. B. Warfield’s teaching on a variety of topics concerning the Christian life. Part of the Theologians on the Christian Life series.

The Faithful Preacher

The Faithful Preacher: Recapturing the Vision of Three Pioneering African-American Pastors

 By Thabiti M. Anyabwile, Foreword by John Piper

$12.99 $2.99

From the faithful ministry of three pioneering African-American pastors—Lemuel Haynes, Daniel A. Payne, and Francis J. Grimké—readers will gain a fresh vision for their own ministry.

 


Coming Up Next Week: Books by K. Scott Oliphint

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July 3, 2013 | Posted in: Church and Ministry,Digital,History and Biography,Preaching and Teaching | Author: Ted Cockle @ 9:26 am | 0 Comments »