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  • Lent


    The Season of Repentance and Renewal

    The Fullness of Time

    by Esau McCaulley

    Lent is inescapably about repenting. We often experience the Lenten fast as either a mindless ritual or self-improvement program. In this short volume, priest and scholar Esau McCaulley introduces the season of Lent, showing us how its prayers and rituals point us not just to our own sinfulness but also beyond it to our merciful Savior.

  • The Art of Lent

    The Art of Lent

    A Painting a Day from Ash Wednesday to Easter

    by Sister Wendy Beckett

    This delightful book describes and interprets a series of forty full-color paintings for each day of Lent. The brilliant and perceptive reflections from nun and art historian Sister Wendy Beckett will help you to read these paintings with a more discerning eye and encounter deeper levels of spiritual meaning than may at first appear.

    Number of Studies: 40

  • A Just Passion

    A Just Passion

    A Six-Week Lenten Journey

    Contributions by Ruth Haley Barton, Sheila Wise Rowe, Tish Harrison Warren, and Terry M. Wildman

    Lent is the opportune season to confront injustice as we contemplate Christ's suffering together. This collection of Lenten devotions from IVP authors includes short readings, breath prayers, and Scripture passages from the First Nations Version to guide readers through a six-week journey of repentance, lament, worship, and healing.

    Number of Studies: 38

  • Messy Easter

    Messy Easter

    Three Complete Sessions and a Treasure Trove of Ideas for Lent, Holy Week, and Easter

    Messy Church Series

    by Jane Leadbetter

    Chocolate bunnies, colored eggs, and baskets are a lot of fun, but is that really what this season is all about? Messy Easter offers your church a tool to bring together people of all ages and stages of faith for a unique come-as-you-are experience of creativity, celebration, and hospitality. These three once-a-month sessions help us learn more about Lent, Holy Week, and Easter in an excitedly messy way!

    Number of Studies: 3

  • Walking the Labyrinth

    Walking the Labyrinth

    A Place to Pray and Seek God

    by Travis Scholl
    Foreword by Walter Wangerin, Jr.

    Providing a historical and modern context for the unique spiritual discipline of walking a labyrinth, Travis Scholl weaves his own journey with a prayerful study of the Gospel of Mark, guiding readers to powerful encounters with God, even in the midst of quiet solitude, repetition and stillness. These 40 reflections are ideal for daily reading—during Lent or any time of the year.

  • Resurrection


    Living as People of the Risen Lord

    LifeGuide Bible Studies

    by Kristie Berglund

    Christ's resurrection changed everything. What does it mean to live in the light of that glorious day? This ten-session LifeGuide® Bible Study explores the role of resurrection in our lives through a survey of both New and Old Testament passages. Discover your calling and identity as a child of the risen Lord.

    Number of Studies: 10

  • Jesus' Final Week

    Jesus' Final Week

    LifeGuide Bible Studies

    Edited by Cindy Bunch

    The events that took place during Jesus' final week on earth—Palm Sunday, the Last Supper, the trial, Jesus' death and his resurrection—are foundational to your salvation and your Christian life. This eight-session LifeGuide® Bible Study allows you to focus more closely on these amazing events and gain new understanding about who Jesus is and how he loves you.

    Number of Studies: 8

  • The Risen Christ

    The Risen Christ

    Jesus' Final Words on Earth

    LifeGuide Bible Studies

    by Bill Weimer

    Jesus' words from the cross are not Jesus' last words on earth. After his resurrection from the dead, Jesus appeared to his fearful and questioning disciples, encouraged them, and gave them his final instructions. In this eight-session session LifeGuide® Bible Study, you will meet the risen Jesus Christ and hear his words. May he encourage your faith and excite you about engaging others in discussions about him.

    Number of Studies: 8

  • The Cross

    The Cross

    LifeGuide Bible Studies

    by John Stott
    With Dale Larsen and Sandy Larsen

    John Stott presents Bible studies based on his book The Cross of Christ on the meaning and purpose of the cross in our lives. These thirteen-session LifeGuide® Bible Study provide the ever-increasing understanding of the cross needed by every believer.

    Number of Studies: 13