American Destiny: God's Role in America
An inspirational quote book like no other. It motivates the reader to investigate and understand our American forefather's true vision in founding our Constitutional Republic.
For You They Signed
Character Studies from the Lives of the Signers of the Declaration of Independence
Our founders were not atheists. Nor did they believe in some deistic God who was disconnected from the affairs of men. In fact, they were one of the most theologically literate and God-fearing generations in the history of Western civilization. Our Founders invoked the name of Jesus Christ in their public prayers, and appealed to the God of the Trinity in formal acts of Congress. They affirmed that Christian laws and Christian morals were the only safeguard for freedom. It was this foundation of Christianity that was used of the Lord to lay the foundations for liberty in America
Christmas: Celebrating the Christian History of American Symbols, Songs and Stories
This carefully researched guide highlights the biblical relevance of many American Christmas traditions and is an excellent resource for the whole family. The texts of favorite stories, as well as the words of Christ-honoring songs, are included for reading and singing aloud. This instructive tool is sure to be used year after year to make Christmas celebrations more meaningful.
American Indians and Christian Missions: Studies in Cultural Conflict
The encounters between native Americans and the evangelizing whites from the period of exploration and colonization to the present. He writes with a balanced perspective that pleads no special case for native separatism or Christian uniqueness. Ultimately, he broadens our understanding of both intercultural exchanges and the continuing strength of American Indian spirituality, expressed today in Christian forms as well as in revitalized folkways
Loving Your Wife as Christ Loves the Church
The truth that God designed the role of a husband to his wife to be a unique representation of Christ, and that everything that a husband thinks, says, or does in relation to his wife has to be based on that truth. Every single teaching on every single page is rooted and grounded in the character of Christ
Kindle Available American Babylon: Notes of a Christian Exile
The essential quandaries of Catholic life assessing how Catholics can keep their heads above water in the sea of immorality that confronts them in the world, how they can be patriotic even though their true country is not in this world, and how they might reconcile their duties as citizens with their commitment to God.
In Pursuit of Purity: American Fundamentalism Since 1850
The pastor of Faith Baptist Church in Franklin, Virginia and a professor of church history at Bob Jones University. Beale is a Fundamental Baptist Pastor and professor, but he writes as a historian committed to preserving the record of the fundamentalist fight against the infiltration of liberalism in American Christianity in both the Nineteenth and Twentieth Century through articles and books
The One Year Christian History
What happened on this date in church history? From ancient Rome to the twenty-first century, from peasants to presidents, from missionaries to martyrs, this book shows how God does extraordinary things through ordinary people every day of the year. Each story appears on the day and month that it occurred and includes questions for reflection and a related Scripture verse.
The Jesus Storybook Bible: Every Story Whispers His Name
The story beneath all the stories in the Bible. At the center of the story is a baby, the child upon whom everything will depend. Every story whispers his name. From Noah to Moses to the great King David - every story points to him. He is like the missing piece in a puzzle - the piece that makes all the other pieces fit together.
The Search for Christian America
How much Christian action is required to make a whole society Christian; Puritan New England as case study; Christian principles vs. baptised ideology in the Revolutionary period; the relationship of Christian convictions to political or social agendas; learning to think historically as a guard against shortsighted or simplistic approaches. Ample footnotes and a bibliographical essay make this volume a helpful reference tool for further study of the Christian nation debate and related issues
America's Christian History
The Untold Story
Change your perspective about what it means to be a Christian in America; the truth about America's Christian past as it relates to supreme court justices, and presidents; the Christian character of colonial charters, state constitutions, and the US Constitution; the Christian foundation of colleges, the Christian character of Washington, D.C.; the origin of Thanksgiving
Christianity and Plurality: Classic and Contemporary Readings
Selection of source readings brings together diverse materials from the Christian tradition in order to help students think theologically about the implications of religious plurality. Excellent compendium of works by some of the most important theologians in the past 2000 years.
Spiritual Disciplines for the Christian Life
It's not uncommon for an accomplished musician to be able to sit down in front of a new piece of music and play it through without a hitch. To make it seem easy, as if it required no effort. Yet, the "freedom" to play with such skills comes only after years of disciplined practice.
In the same way, the freedom to grow in godliness-to naturally express Christ's character through your own personality-is in large part dependent on a deliberate cultivation of the spiritual disciplines.
Celebration of Discipline
The Path to Spiritual Growth
Hailed by many as the best modern book on Christian spirituality, explores the central spiritual practices, of the Christian faith. Along the way, Foster shows that it is only by and through these practices that the true path to spiritual growth can be found.
Dividing the Disciplines into three movements of the Spirit, Foster shows how each of these areas contribute to a balanced spiritual life. The inward Disciplines of meditation, prayer, fasting, and study, offer avenues of personal examination and change.
Dating Jesus: A Story of Fundamentalism, Feminism, and the American Girl
By the age of twelve, Susan Campbell had been flirting with Jesus for some time, and in her mind, Jesus had been flirting back. Why wouldn't he? She went to his house three times a week, sat in his living room, listened to his stories, loudly and lustily sang songs to him. So, one Sunday morning, she walked to the front of her fundamentalist Christian church to profess her love for Jesus and be baptized
Glory In The Highest
Christmas Songs Of Worship
Christmas album from Chris Tomlin, Glory in the Highest - Christmas Songs of Worship. Recorded over two nights in Nashville, Tomlin gathered a community of worship leaders and artists to lend their voices to the special live recording. Featuring familiar classics including "Angels We Have Heard On High," "O Holy Night," "Joy to the World", to which he wrote a new refrain, and four new sure-to-be long-time seasonal favorites, Chris desires people to experience these familiar carols as songs of worship.
The American Heritage Series
The heroism of our founding Fathers to the building of our nation s monuments, this series will inspire every American to reclaim the Godly, true story of our nation. Join historian David Barton and experience the untold story of our nation s history in the American Heritage Series. DVD
Praying In Color
This is a book about "praying with the right side of your brain." Sybil MacBeth draws a new path to God by sketching her prayers. This way she can visualize her prayers better all day long. They take the shape of geometric figures and then she places the name of the person she is praying for in those.