A Beginner's Guide to Crossing Cultures

Making Friends in a Multicultural World

by Patty Lane

Crosscultural specialist Patty Lane shows you how to develop hands-on relational skills that help build crosscultural friendships, noting practical resources for navigating multicultural environments with sensitivity and savvy.


A Credible Witness

Reflections on Power, Evangelism and Race

by Brenda Salter McNeil
Foreword by Tony Campolo

Brenda Salter McNeil explores what you can learn from Jesus' encounter with the woman at the well. She explains how gender, race and social status can be a barrier to evangelism. Brenda tells her own story of coming to faith, and talks about how she relates to others as a Christian.


A Fragile Stone

The Emotional Life of Simon Peter

by Michael Card
Foreword by Brennan Manning

A Fragile Stone explores the dynamic life of the apostle Peter, revisiting well-known passages and revealing unexpected insights. Author Michael Card sketches out Peter’s life, showing how the impetuous fisherman of the Gospels was transformed into the pivotal leader of the early church.


A Free People's Suicide

Sustainable Freedom and the American Future

by Os Guinness

Os Guinness traces the evolution of the American ideal of freedom from the founders to the present, warning that the country's defining experiment is on the verge of failure. Summoning historical evidence on the fate of early democracies, he argues that without a renewed commitment to the task of virtue, America will soon wish away her own freedom.


A Life of Listening

Discerning God's Voice and Discovering Our Own

by Leighton Ford

In this memoir, lifelong minister of the gospel Leighton Ford tells his story as a personal history of listening for God's voice. Beginning with his earliest memories, he recounts the different ways God has spoken to him, and the different ways he has learned to listen. What emerges is not just an account of a long and faithful life of Christian service, but a picture of the Christian life—the life of listening.


A Little Primer on Humble Apologetics

by James W. Sire

We've all felt the tension. An opportunity to speak for Christ comes up, and either we jump in with both barrels blasting or we cower in the corner and say nothing. Is there a better way? Can we learn to speak boldly, yet humbly, about our faith in Christ? Jim Sire offers a little primer on understanding the nature and limits of apologetics.


A Prayer for Orion

A Son's Addiction and a Mother's Love

by Katherine James

When Katherine James and her husband found out their son was using heroin, they struggled to come to grips with this surprising reality. In this sensitive, vulnerable memoir, award-winning novelist James tells her family's story through her son's addiction, overdose, and slow recovery. Not simply a look at drug abuse in suburban America, this story is also a meditation on loving a wayward child and trusting in God's providence through it all.


A Sojourner's Truth

Choosing Freedom and Courage in a Divided World

by Natasha Sistrunk Robinson
Foreword by Patricia Raybon

Experience the journey of a young African American girl from South Carolina to the United States Naval Academy, and then into her calling as a speaker, mentor, and thought-leader. Intertwining Natasha Sistrunk Robinson's story with the story of Moses, this prophetic memoir invites you to bring along your story as well—to discover your own identity, purpose, and truth-revealing moments.

Music CD

A Violent Grace

Music and Words by Michael Card

For many years Michael Card has reflected on the person and work of Jesus through music. This new live recording brings together many of his most memorable songs, from "Known by the Scars" to "Love Crucified Arose." An essential companion to Card's book A Violent Grace.


Acts 1-12

Part 1: God's Power in Jerusalem and Judea

LifeGuide Bible Studies

by Phyllis J. Le Peau

The people of the early church discovered what true power looks like. Jesus transformed their lives—and they changed the world! The power that you see in action in Acts is the same power that can transform your life. As Phyllis J. Le Peau leads you through the first half of Acts in this twelve-session LifeGuide® Bible Study, you will begin to understand what the Holy Spirit can do in you and in the world.

Number of Studies: 12