"Teach Us to Want": Isn't desire sinful and selfish? The story of each person is a story of want—desires unmet, hopes dashed, passions pursued and ambitions fulfilled. Jen Pollock Michel guides us on a journey that reintroduces us to a God who purifies our longings and gives us the desires of our hearts.
"Disunity in Christ": Despite Jesus' prayer that all Christians "be one," divisions have been epidemic in the body of Christ from the beginning to the present. With a personal touch and the trained eye of a social psychologist, Christena Cleveland brings to bear the latest studies and research on the unseen dynamics at work that tend to separate us from others. Learn why Christians who have a heart for unity have such a hard time actually uniting.
In "Connecting with Muslims," Fouad Masri provides practical ways for Christians to initiate conversations and develop relationships with Muslims.
Youth leaders Mark DeVries and Nate Stratman have developed this 30-day change approach to building a solid volunteer ministry team. In these pages you will find the step-by-step support you need to actually make one of the most important changes you want to see in your ministry.
What do we do when we've failed? J.R. Briggs, founder of the Epic Fail Pastors Conference, explores the landscape of failure, how it devastates us and how it transforms us. Without offering pat answers or quick fixes, he challenges our expectations of success and gives us permission to grieve our losses and receive the grace of healing and restoration.