Author: Mike Slaughter
Every year, we say we’re going to cut back, simplify, and have a family Christmas that focuses on the real reason for the season—Jesus. But every year, advertisements beckon, the children plead, and it seems easier just to indulge our wants and whims. Overspending, overeating, materialism, and busyness rob us of our peace and joy and rob Jesus of his rightful role as the center of our celebration.
This book of devotional readings is designed to draw your entire family into closer...
Author: Clark and Coleman
On Sept. 15, 1999, a man entered Wedgwood Baptist Church in Fort Worth, TX. By the time he ended his life with a self-inflicted gunshot wound, he had taken 7 lives, left 7 others wounded, and unraveled the innocence of the entire church body. This documentary tells the story of people affected by the shootings. Explores the role of faith in the healing process and looks at different ways people deal with their grief.
Author: Abernethy, et. al.
Meditation and devotion. 12 gifted Christian women contributed - one for each month. With honesty, understanding, and compassion, these women offer inspiration and guidance. Reflecting on the Bible, giving prayers of thanks, telling inspirational stories of great Christian women, and sharing beautiful poetry and prose, each woman offers her Christian meditations to nurture and sustain you throughout the year.
Author: Nappa and Nappa
Fun!! 52 devotions (on per week) that make use of the ordinary things of life to demonstrate or experience spiritual truths. Each devotion includes the Bible basis, a list of equipment or supplies needed, a family activity, comments, questions to discuss and a closing prayer.
Author: Wallace, Robert A.
Resource designed for people who are asked, on short notice, to lead a brief devotional or worship service. Each 20-minute service is complete on 2 facing pages for easy presentation. Each includes a call to worship, prayer, scripture, suggested hymn, meditation, and closing prayer.
Author: Hinchey, Donald
52 New Children's Lessons for Any Occasion. Bring children close to God - with a whole year's worth of Bible-based sermons just for them. You'll use creative activities to get kids involved and teach unforgettable lessons. Each talk uses simple, meaningful words even very young children understand and takes only minutes to prepare.
Author: Tom Cowley
Study the life events, teachings, and claims of Jesus for yourself.
Don’t rely on what others have said about Jesus. Here is the narrative of Jesus’ life in a brief, chronological, and easy-to-understand presentation. Bible scholars say that we have only about 45 days from the life of Jesus as told in the Bible’s four gospels. Tom Cowley has selected the 32 most representative events.
“Tom opens up the basics of Christian theology with original insight that offers much wisdom.”
Author: Mike Slaughter
Help your church cast a vision of living and giving like Jesus, beginning with the Christmas season and continuing through the year. This five-week study helps participants see the traps and discontentment of consumerism and the call of God to live generously to fulfill God’s mission in the world.
This five-session DVD features Mike Slaughter, Lead Pastor of Ginghamsburg United Methodist Church and popular author of Christmas Is Not Your Birthday. Each 10-15 minute video inspires viewers to...