Church Library



People of the Book: a novel.


Macias, Kathi
2011 / Book
Adults
Main Library
New Hope Publishers      FIC   MAC   ED-4  
Extreme Devotion series, book 4.PERSECUTION\ISLAM\EVANGELISMSummary: Farah lives in Saudi Arabia with her family and wants to develop a deeper devotion to her Muslim faith. All goes well until the prophet Isa, Jesus, appears to her in a dream and calls her to himself. Farah's cousin frequents an online chat where she discovers former Muslims discussing their new belief that Isa is much more than a Muslim prophet, he is actually the Son of God. Each finds her faith put to the test. Will God protect them, or will they pay the ultimate price for their faith?
(Added: 11/4/2017)
   

American gospel: God, the founding fathers, and the making of a nation.


Meacham, Jon
2006 / Book
Adults
Main Library
Random House      900   MEA    
UNITED STATES\HISTORY\RELIGIONSummary: The American Gospel–literally, the good news about America–is that religion shapes our public life without controlling it. Meacham has written and spoken extensively about religion and politics, and he brings historical authority and a sense of hope to the issue.
(Added: 11/4/2017)
   

Can man live without God?


Zacharias, Ravi
1994 / Book
Adults
Main Library
W Publishing Group      230   ZAC    
APOLOGETICS\ATHEISMSummary: In this brilliant and compelling defense of the Christian faith, Ravi Zacharias shows how affirming the reality of God's existence matters urgently in our everyday lives.
(Added: 11/4/2017)
   

No longer a slumdog: bringing hope to children in need.


Yohannan, K. P.
2011 / Book
Adults
Main Library
GFA Books/Gospel for Asia      266   YOH    
MISSIONS\ASIA\CHILDRENSummary: An abandoned girl who found hope at the end of the railroad tracks, a young boy who escaped after years of forced servitude, and many others whose lives have been redeemed. K.P. Yohannan leads you on a powerful journey through the slums and villages of South Asia into the hearts and lives of these precious children.
(Added: 11/4/2017)
   

Mind siege: the battle for truth in the new millennium.


LaHaye, Tim
2000 / Book
Adults
Main Library
Word Publishing      230   LAH    
APOLOGETICSSummary: Popular author Dr. Tim LaHaye provides encouragement and practical suggestions for evangelical Christians to return families, churches, schools, and our country to moral and spiritual truth. The Prologue to "Mind Siege" is fiction--written in the trademark LaHaye style--vividly illustrating the importance of the battle for the mind.
(Added: 11/4/2017)
   

Lifestories: finding God's voice of truth through everyday life.


Hall, Mark
2006 / Book
Adults
Main Library
Provident Books      264   HAL    
MUSIC\WRITINGSummary: Mark Hall is a master of words, rhyme, passion, and honesty, and he writes about all of the different things that went through writing the songs on Casting Crowns' first two albums.
(Added: 11/4/2017)
Note: Hall is the lead singer and songwriter for the band Casting Crowns.    

Something beautiful happened: a story of survival and courage in the face of evil.


Corporon, Yvette Manessis
2017 / Book
Adults
Main Library
Howard Books      BIO   COR    
JUDAISM\FORGIVENESS\WARSummary: Seventy years after her grandmother helped hide a Jewish family on a Greek island during World War II, a woman sets out to track down their descendants—and discovers a new way to understand tragedy, forgiveness, and the power of kindness.
(Added: 11/4/2017)
   

What can I give God?


Lozano, Neal
2008 / Book
Junior
Children's Library
Maple Corners Press      J   248   LOZ  
GIFT-GIVINGSummary: During her birthday celebration, Anna realizes that the best gifts are those we can give back to God. A story for children about gifts and generosity.
(Added: 11/4/2017)
   

Can God see me in the dark?


Lozano, Neal
2007 / Book
Junior
Children's Library
Maple Corners Press      J   150   LOZ  
EMOTIONAL HEALTHSummary: Anna is afraid of the dark, but her grandfather explains that Jesus is with her even when it's dark.
(Added: 11/4/2017)
   

Superbook explorer, volume 11.


Superbook,
2017 / DVD
Junior
Children's Library
The Christian Broadcasting Network      J   DVD   200   SUP
Superbook Explorer series, volume 11.BIBLE - STORIES\BIBLE - OLD TESTAMENT\BIBLE - NEW TESTAMENT\SPANISH LANGUAGESummary: Two Bible stories, "Job" and "The Good Samaritan," plus Bible background information, Signposts revealing how these stories point to Jesus as Messiah, music videos, and a drawing lesson (the Good Samaritan).
(Added: 11/4/2017)
Note: Combined run time: 59 minutes. See inside album or segment times. Includes English and Spanish audio and subtitles.    

A special door.


Ham, Ken
2016 / Book
Junior
Main Library
Master Books      J   243   HAM  
BIBLE - OLD TESTAMENT\BIBLE - STORIES\EVANGELISMSummary: God tells Noah to put a door in the side of the Ark and it was through this single door that the animals and Noah’s family entered to be saved from the Great Flood. Our own personal salvation is also found through a single door-- that of Jesus Christ. Reveals important biblical concepts in easy-to-understand rhymes for children
(Added: 10/1/2017)
Note: A fun and interactive format that includes beautiful illustrations and flaps to open revealing the text.    

Five marks of a Methodist: the fruit of a living faith.


Harper, Steve
2015 / Book
Adults
Main Library
Abingdon Press      287   HAR    
UNITED METHODIST CHURCH\WESLEY, JOHNSummary: Five marks confirm our identity as genuine and fruitful followers of Christ: (1) A Methodist Loves God (2) A Methodist Rejoices in God (3) A Methodist Gives Thanks (4) A Methodist Prays Constantly (5) A Methodist Loves Others. Based on Wesley's treatise, "The Character of a Methodist," 1742.
(Added: 10/1/2017)
   

This little church had none: a church in search of the truth.


Gilley, Gary E.
2009 / Book
Adults
Main Library
E P Books      269   GIL    
CHURCH RENEWAL\EVANGELISMSummary: Analysis of trends that have left much of the Western church lost in a post-modern wilderness. A desperately needed message for these uncertain times, written with clarity, spiritual wisdom, biblical precision and a passion that reflects the authors' own deep love for the truth.
(Added: 10/1/2017)
   

The inner voice of love: a journey through anguish to freedom.


Nouwen, Henri J. M.
1996 / Book
Adults
Main Library
Image Books/Doubleday      240   NOU    
SPIRITUAL LIFE\RELATIONSHIPS\PERSONAL GROWTHSummary: This is Henri Nouwen's "secret journal." It was written during the most difficult period of his life, when he suddenly lost his self-esteem, his energy to live and work, his sense of being loved, even his hope in God. For the countless men and women who have to live through the pain of broken relationships, or who suffer from the loss of a loved one, this book about the inner voice of love offers new courage, new hope, even new life.
(Added: 10/1/2017)
   

The apostle: a life of Paul.


Pollock, John
2012 / Book
Adults
Main Library
David C. Cook      BIO   PAU    
PAUL (APOSTLE)Summary: The drama of a novel meets scholarship in leading Christian biographer John Pollock's classic work about one of the most transforming persons in history: the apostle Paul.
(Added: 10/1/2017)
   

Eleventh guest.


Thoene, Bodie
2009 / Book
Adults
Main Library
Tyndale House Publishers      FIC   THO   AD-11  
A. D. Chronicles series, book 11BIBLE - NEW TESTAMENT\HISTORICAL FICTIONSummary: The lepers in the Valley of Mak’ob hear rumors that a miracle worker is walking the earth. Ten are chosen to search for him, knowing that outside the Valley lies almost certain death. Could this healer be the Messiah they long for?
(Added: 10/1/2017)
   

The half-stitched Amish quilting club.


Brunstetter, Wanda E.
2012 / Book
Adults
Main Library
Barbour Books      FIC   BRU   HS-1  
Half-Stitched Amish Quilting Club, book 1AMISH\ROMANCESummary: Join the club of unlikely quilters who show up for Amish widow Emma Yoder’s quilting classes. A troubled young woman, a struggling couple, a widower, a rough and tough biker, and a preacher’s wife make up the mismatched lot. But as their problems begin to bind them together like the scraps of fabric stitched together in a quilt, they learn to open up and lend a helping hand. Is this what God had in mind to heal hurting hearts and create beauty from fragments?
(Added: 10/1/2017)
   

To be where you are.


Karon, Jan
2017 / Book
Adults
Main Library
G. P. Putnam's Sons      FIC   KAR   #14  
A Mitford Novel, book 14FAMILY LIFE\HUMORSummary: After twelve years of wrestling with the conflicts of retirement, Father Tim Kavanagh realizes he doesn't need a steady job to prove himself. Then he's given one. As for what it proves, heaven only knows.
(Added: 10/1/2017)
   

A time to stand.


Whitlow, Robert
2017 / Book
Adults
Main Library
Thomas Nelson      FIC   WHI    
RACE RELATIONS\LEGAL RIGHTSSummary: In a small Georgia town where racial tensions run high and lives are at stake, can one lawyer stand up for justice against the tide of prejudice on every side?
(Added: 10/1/2017)
   

Love story: a novel.


Kingsbury, Karen
2017 / Book
Adults
Main Library
Howard Books      FIC   KIN   BF-1  
The Baxter Family Series, book 1ROMANCESummary: When John Baxter is asked to relive his long-ago love story with Elizabeth for his grandson Cole’s heritage project, he’s not sure he can do it.
(Added: 10/1/2017)
   
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