Did America Have a Christian Founding?

The focus of Hall’s book Did America Have a Christian Founding focuses on Christianity’s role in the founding of America. When supporting his points, Hall uses primary documents almost exclusively.

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All Shall Be Well: Awakening to God’s Presence in His Messy, Abundant World

This book is explicitly catered to Christians and provides readers with practical ways to enrich their faith. McNiel pulls ideas and themes from Scripture and continuously talks about her faith. At the end of the book, she says, “Jesus is the first triumphant herald of eternal spring. He is a promise of shalom, of a world made new.”

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The Faithful Imagination: Papers from the 2018 Frances White Ewbank Colloquium on C.S. Lewis & Friends

Whether readers come to find out what Lewis scholars are currently discussing or to see how much depth they can find in Lewis and his friends’ work, this volume is well-worth reading.

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**SAVE THE DATE** ECLA 2019 Library Conference!

Join us in celebrating the annual ECLA conference and enjoy free book giveaways, author meet and greets, and spending time with other christian librarians and book lovers!

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ECLA SPRING BOOK EVENT & ALL-DAY CONFERENCE!

LIBRARIANS’ BOOK DAY at Baker Books — Free Event! Friday, May 3 Reviews by Chris Jager! Enjoy new books at a discount price as well as Baker’s extensive used book division Books are at a 30% discount price for conference attenders, Friday and Saturday. To register, simply e-mail president@eclalibraries.org WHY A CHURCH LIBRARIAN’S MINISTRY MATTERS […]

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The Complete Guide to the Prayers of Jesus: What Jesus Prayed and How It Can Change Your Life Today

Most Christians know on some level that they need to pray, but how do they do it? More specifically, how do they make it into a continual conversation with God rather than something they do every time they’re in trouble? Janet Holm McHney answer these questions and others by looking at how Jesus prayed. She goes through different moments the Gospels records Jesus praying or audibly talking to God (and in some cases God audibly talking back), and connects the attitudes present in each moment to values Christians should cultivate when praying and generally in their spiritual life.

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Did America Have a Christian Founding?

The focus of Hall’s book Did America Have a Christian Founding focuses on Christianity’s role in the founding of America. When supporting his points, Hall uses primary documents almost exclusively.

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Help! My Bible Is Alive!

Reviewed by:  Linda Taylor, assistant professor of Professional Writing at Taylor University in Upland, Indiana. Book Title: Help! My Bible Is Alive! Author: Nicole Unice Publisher: NavPress Publication Date: 2019 Format: Print book Length: 194 pages OVERVIEW Subtitled “30 days of learning to love and understand God’s Word,” this book is laid out in 30 […]

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The Best of Intentions

Grace Abernathy travels to Canada after World War I to hopefully convince her widowed sister to come back with her to England, to bring her son to their mother. Seeing him is the sole desire of a woman who has lost two sons and, of course, does not yet know her daughter is also gone. When Grace discovers tjt the horrible Easton family has custody of Christian, she is determined to find out how they are they treating her nephew. Using an assumed name, Grace is hired as the boy’s nanny and discovers the Easton, formidable though they may be, are caring for Christian and loving him as well.

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