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  1. Vulnerable Love
    Vulnerable Love
    ISBN: 9781839730009
    £14.99
    Bernhard Reitsma invites the church to rediscover a Christ-like approach to Islam – an approach that roots itself in love, vulnerability, and fearless embrace. Far from ignoring the complex challenges faced by Christians living in Muslim-majority nations – or in Western countries where Islam is on the rise – Reitsma addresses practical concerns such as persecution, political power, the nation...
  2. Scattered and Gathered
    Scattered and Gathered
    ISBN: 9781783687640
    £32.99
    Massive population movements of the last century have radically challenged our study and practice of mission. Where the church once rallied to go out into “the regions beyond,” Christian mission is currently required to respond and adapt to “missions around.” In this volume, experts in diaspora missiology from across the globe analyze the development of missions to migrants and add to our...
  3. A Christian Theology of Suffering in the Context of Theravada Buddhism in Thailand
    A Christian Theology of Suffering in the Context of Theravada Buddhism in Thailand
    ISBN: 9781783687862
    £19.99
    Grounding his work in a trinitarian comparative theology of religions, Satanun Boonyakiat explores the ways in which Buddhist teachings on suffering can challenge, enrich, and deepen a Christian perspective. Dr Boonyakiat suggests a Christian theology of suffering relevant to the people of Thailand, both Christian and Buddhist alike, must move beyond a traditional, western emphasis on...
  4. Echoes . . . The Lord’s Prayer in the Preacher’s Life
    Echoes . . . The Lord’s Prayer in the Preacher’s Life
    ISBN: 9781783688128
    £10.99
    Most Christians, whether preachers or not, are familiar with the Lord’s Prayer; maybe too familiar. In this excellent devotional, Geoff New urges us to encounter the Lord’s Prayer again – to encounter it as a text that is urgent and powerful, speaking directly to the needs and longings of the human heart. Written primarily with preachers in mind, this book addresses common ministry challenges...
  5. Catalyzing Reader-Response to the Oral Gospel
    Catalyzing Reader-Response to the Oral Gospel
    ISBN: 9781839730078
    £21.99
    Dr. Mwaniki Karura provides fresh insight into the Gospel of Mark, its audience, and its purpose in this in-depth study of the Markan text and its oral context. Through careful analysis of the rhetorical layers in Mark, Karura establishes the use of Old Testament quotations, miracle stories, and the passion narratives as tools to galvanize its readers’ response to the oral gospel they had...
  6. Family in Mission
    Family in Mission
    ISBN: 9781783688104
    £14.99
    Offering both a theological and practical foundation for understanding the role and significance of families in the vocation of the church, Johannes Reimer provides creative ideas for implementing a family-centered praxis that offers preparation and support to families living out their calling to make Christ known.
  7. Romans
    Romans
    ISBN: 9781783688470
    £16.99
    In a world torn by racial, social, economic, political, and gender tensions, the message of Romans is deeply relevant and needed. It is a message both powerful and simple: Christ loved us while we were enemies of God. Can we, then, not follow his example and love those who are different than us? Romans will prepare us to do so.
  8. The Beasts, the Graves, and the Ghosts
    The Beasts, the Graves, and the Ghosts
    ISBN: 9781783687893
    £28.99
    This book explores the significance of contextualized preaching within the Chinese context. Against the backdrop of three festivals – the Spring Festival, the Qing Ming Festival, and the Hungry Ghost Festival – Tan examines the practices of six experienced Chinese preachers in order to demonstrate the theological and practical importance of contextualized preaching. Tan suggests six main...
  9. Sarah’s Laughter
    Sarah’s Laughter
    ISBN: 9781783688579
    £9.99
    Ramachandra draws on his distinctive positioning as a Sri Lankan Christian theologian – having lived and ministered in contexts shaped by the destruction of natural disasters and the violence of human evil – to confront the intellectual, moral, and political challenges posed to faith in our increasingly broken world. Sharing his own ongoing journey with suffering and a questing faith,...
  10. The Conversion of Igbo Christians to Islam
    The Conversion of Igbo Christians to Islam
    ISBN: 9781783687794
    £19.99
    Often considered a Christian heartland in Nigeria, Igboland has recently seen a dramatic increase in Igbo Christians converting to Islam. Yet there has been minimal research into the growth of Islam in the area and the implications this has for Christianity in the region. Addressing this need, Dr Chinyere Felicia Priest provides a detailed exploration of Igbo converts’ reasons for conversion...

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