Weekly Specials - 5/12/14

Crossway's weekly specials are available to members of Crossway Impact. You can also find this week's featured resources with participating online retailers such as AmazonBarnes & NobleBookshoutChristianbook.comeChristianiBooks (Apple)Vyrso (at each individual retailer's discretion). Discounted prices available through 5/18/14.

Weakness Is the Way: Life with Christ Our Strength

J. I. Packer

E-book: $9.99 $0.99 J. I. Packer helps Christians to embrace weakness as he shares about his own struggles in this book of meditations on 2 Corinthians. Ultimately, Packer directs us to the ultimate source of strength and power: Christ himself. “If you, like me, struggle with discouragement over your weaknesses, you need to read this book.” Jon BloomPresident, Desiring God; author, Not by Sight and Things Not Seen Buy: E-book  

Finishing Our Course with Joy: Guidance from God for Engaging with Our Aging

J. I. Packer E-book: $7.99 $0.99 Rejecting the advice of the world, J. I. Packer calls seniors to press on with endurance in the final years of their lives and encourages them to finish strong for the sake of God’s glory and their joy. “I can’t think of anyone who can provide more helpful and encouraging insight than J. I. Packer. Don’t wait until you’re sixty or seventy to read this book. Start now and finish well.” Sam Storms, Lead Pastor for Preaching and Vision, Bridgeway Church, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Buy: E-book  

Taking God Seriously: Vital Things We Need to Know

J. I. Packer

E-book: $11.99 $1.99 This book seeks to disciple us in mere Christianity, grounding us in the faith that we might better explain it to skeptics and maintain an ecumenical church that upholds orthodox beliefs. “In a church world dominated by Barnum and Bailey circus antics and the brash triviality borrowed from the world around in the name of ‘engagement,’ Dr. Packer remains a truly engaging and gentlemanly advocate for those old paths which are ever fresh.” Carl R. Trueman, Professor of Church History, Westminster Theological Seminary; author, Luther on the Christian Life Buy: E-book  

Growing in Christ

J. I. Packer

E-book: $13.99 $1.99 In this instructive book, Packer shows that Christianity is not instinctive to anyone—nor is it picked up casually without effort. It is a faith that has to be learned and matured. "Packer does an exceptionally fine job of providing simple analyses of profound material. His insights invite further reflection, development, and discussion. The book is worth owning." Wilbert M. Van Dyk, Calvin Theological Journal Buy: E-book