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I Beg To Differ - Ministry Amid the Tear Gas (Paperback): Peter Storey I Beg To Differ - Ministry Amid the Tear Gas (Paperback)
Peter Storey
R320 R275 Discovery Miles 2 750 Save R45 (14%) In stock

'Let me say to Mr Botha: apartheid is doomed! It has been condemned in the Councils of God, rejected by every nation on the planet and is no longer believed in by the people who gave it birth. Apartheid is the god that has failed.' So preached Bishop Peter Storey in 1986. Challenging apartheid wherever he could, he led the SA Methodist Church into what many whites saw as uncomfortable 'political' territory.

Join him in his inspiring journey from sailor-turned-minister to the South African Council of Churches leadership in its darkest hour, from tending to Robert Sobukwe and Nelson Mandela on Robben Island, through the forced removals of District Six and the storm surrounding Stompie Seipei's murder. I Beg to Differ spans a parish minister’s sorrows and joys, founding Life Line SA, the bombing of Khotso House and a close shave with death with Desmond Tutu. Storey shares the convictions that inspired him to minister amid the teargas, violence and intimidation of the apartheid regime.

Wat Moet Ons Met Ons Kerk Doen? (Afrikaans, Paperback): Jurie van den Heever Wat Moet Ons Met Ons Kerk Doen? (Afrikaans, Paperback)
Jurie van den Heever 1
R50 R42 Discovery Miles 420 Save R8 (16%) Ships in 5 - 10 working days

Wat Moet Ons Met Ons Kerk Doen? is 'n poging om te probeer verstaan waar ons as Afrikaners teologies vandaan kom, watter kragte en magte ons en ons Kerk gevorm het en hoe ons Kerk tans daar uitsien.

Die N.G.Kerk was 'n belangrike en rigtinggewende rolspele in die opheffing van die Afrikaner na die Britse vergrype tydens en na die Tweede Vryheidsoorlog. Tans word die N.G.Kerk ervaar as 'n instansie wat ongevoelig teenoor die geestelike behoeftes van haar lidmate staan.

Hierdie is 'n moet-lees boek vir:

  • Lidmate wat ons Kerk graag wil help om 'n gesonde, geestelike tuiste vir Suid-Afrikaners van die 21ste eeu te bied.
  • Die klakkelose napraters van die dogma wat dink ons Kerk is steeds op die regte pad.
  • Die plastiekpredikante van die radio en televisie wat met eentonige reŽlmaat soetsappige, sogenaamd godsdienstige, pleisters plak.
  • Diegene wat reeds ons Kerk tot die ashoop van die geloof verdoem het.
Faith & Courage - Praying with Mandela (Paperback): Thabo Makgoba Faith & Courage - Praying with Mandela (Paperback)
Thabo Makgoba
R295 R254 Discovery Miles 2 540 Save R41 (14%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days

“We thank you for the inspiration and strength

That you have given to Madiba,

Enabling him, over so many years, to draw out the best in others,

rousing us always, by word and example,

to seek the highest good for every child of this nation.”

So prayed Archbishop Thabo Makgoba with Nelson Mandela in his home in 2009 at the request of Graca Machel. This marked the start of an unusual relationship between southern Africa’s Anglican leader and Mandela in his quietening years. Join Makgoba in his journey towards faith, from his boyhood in Alex as the son of a ZCC pastor to Bishopscourt and praying with Mandela. He shares his feelings about his pastoral approach to the world icon, and how they influenced his thinking on ministering to church and nation in the current era. What did praying with those nearest and dearest to Mandela mean? What was his spirituality? In trying to answer these questions, Makgoba opens a window on South Africa’s spiritual make-up and life.

God, Where Are You?! - Finding Strength & Purpose In Your Wilderness (Paperback): John Bevere God, Where Are You?! - Finding Strength & Purpose In Your Wilderness (Paperback)
John Bevere
R375 R309 Discovery Miles 3 090 Save R66 (18%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Do you feel lost in a difficult season, wondering, “GOD, WHERE ARE YOU?!”

Perhaps you heard God speak, but now He seems silent. Maybe you moved forward in faith, but now His presence is nowhere to be found. Welcome to the wilderness―the place between receiving a promise from God and seeing it come to pass.

But here’s the good news―this is no purposeless wasteland. God uses the wilderness to prepare and equip you for your destiny―that is, if you navigate it correctly. Contrary to what many may think, getting through this season isn’t just a matter of waiting on God. You have a part to play in navigating through it. A big one. And if you don’t want to waste time wandering in circles, it’s important to learn what that is.

In this eye-opening book, best-selling author John Bevere equips you with key biblical insights and profound stories that will help you navigate your dry or difficult seasons and step into all that God has for you.

Own The Moment (Hardcover): Carl Lentz Own The Moment (Hardcover)
Carl Lentz 1
R260 R208 Discovery Miles 2 080 Save R52 (20%) Ships in 5 - 10 working days

When you think of a Christian pastor, you probably don’t envision a tattooed thirty-something who wears a motorcycle jacket, listens to hip-hop music, references The Walking Dead and Black Lives Matter in his sermons, and every Sunday draws a standing-room only crowd to a venue normally used for rock concerts—in godless New York City, no less.

But then you clearly have never met Carl Lentz.

As lead pastor of the first United States branch of global megachurch Hillsong, the former college basketball player is on a mission to make Christianity accessible in the 21st century. In Own The Moment, he shares the unlikely and inspiring story of how he went from being an average teenager who couldn’t care less about church to leading one of the country’s fastest-growing congregations—how one day he is trying to convince a Virginia Beach 7-Eleven clerk to attend his service, and just a few years later he is baptizing a global music icon in an NBA player’s Manhattan bathtub.

Amid such candid personal tales, Lentz also offers illuminating readings of Bible passages and practical tips on how to live as a person of faith in an increasingly materialistic world. How do you maintain your values—and pass them onto your children—in a society that worships money and sex and fame? How do you embrace your flaws in this Instagram era that exalts the appearance of perfection? How do you forget about “living the dream” and learn to embrace the beauty of your reality?

These are just a few of the many important questions Lentz answers in Own The Moment—a powerful book that redefines not just Christianity but spirituality as a whole.

Monsters, Mice And Mercy - A Life Redeemed From Abuse (Paperback): Jenny-May Hudson Monsters, Mice And Mercy - A Life Redeemed From Abuse (Paperback)
Jenny-May Hudson
R180 R129 Discovery Miles 1 290 Save R51 (28%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Jenny-May Hudson grew up in Pretoria, South Africa, the third child of an Afrikaner father and a British mother. Her childhood was horribly marred by her domineering father, who beat her mother, showered blows and insults on his children, and micro-managed the household with weapons, mind-games, and violence. Ironically, his tactics would come back to haunt him. The years of pain would leave Jenny-May with grim memories. Yet through the power of Christ a transformation was in store.

Today Jenny-May is whole and happy. She and her husband Elmore, and their three children, have relocated to Perth, Australia. Jenny-May has developed a considerable speaking ministry, and her journey - from abuse to self-acceptance and joy - has become a source of inspiration to thousands.

This book demonstrates that nothing can hold you captive without your consent.

What To Do When You Don't Know What To Do (Paperback): David Jeremiah What To Do When You Don't Know What To Do (Paperback)
David Jeremiah 2
R318 R279 Discovery Miles 2 790 Save R39 (12%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Sometimes the big and small decisions in life seem overwhelming. How do you know what choices to make about your career, kids, and relationships? Even when you make good decisions, how do you avoid temptation along the way?

In this in-depth look at the book of James, Dr. David Jeremiah offers stories and biblical insights about what to do:

  • When you’re feeling pressured
  • When wrong seems right
  • When you don’t know what decision to make
  • When faith doesn’t seem to work
  • When you’re not feeling confident
  • When your goals are not God’s
  • When you’re in a hurry and God is not
  • When you have financial struggles
  • When you face difficult times

In What To Do When You Don’t Know What To Do, renowned Bible teacher Dr. David Jeremiah walks you through the book of James to glean God’s wisdom on issues such as finances, faith, and decision making. What does it look like to consider God in all of your plans, depend on God rather than wealth, and put prayer above your personal efforts? Learn how to receive God’s supernatural strength to meet the challenges you face. As James learned, the road of spiritual wisdom always leads to joy.

Connections: Year B, Volume 1 - Advent Through Epiphany (Hardcover): Joel B. Green, Thomas G. Long, Luke A. Powery, Cynthia L... Connections: Year B, Volume 1 - Advent Through Epiphany (Hardcover)
Joel B. Green, Thomas G. Long, Luke A. Powery, Cynthia L Rigby, Carolyn J. Sharp
R1,046 R806 Discovery Miles 8 060 Save R240 (23%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
A Manifesto - Christian America's Contract with Minorities (Hardcover): Harry R Jackson A Manifesto - Christian America's Contract with Minorities (Hardcover)
Harry R Jackson
R373 R303 Discovery Miles 3 030 Save R70 (19%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Connections: A Lectionary Commentary for Preaching and Worship - Year A, Volume 3, Season After Pentecost (Hardcover): Joel B.... Connections: A Lectionary Commentary for Preaching and Worship - Year A, Volume 3, Season After Pentecost (Hardcover)
Joel B. Green, Thomas G. Long, Luke A. Powery, Cynthia L Rigby, Carolyn J. Sharp
R1,092 R852 Discovery Miles 8 520 Save R240 (22%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Heavenly Man (Paperback): Brother Yun Heavenly Man (Paperback)
Brother Yun; As told to Paul Hattaway
R423 R344 Discovery Miles 3 440 Save R79 (19%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Healing the Christian Church - A Uniquely Fresh Approach (Paperback): Al Pomeroy Healing the Christian Church - A Uniquely Fresh Approach (Paperback)
Al Pomeroy
R363 R298 Discovery Miles 2 980 Save R65 (18%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
God, My Rock - Faith Adventures of a Missionary Mom (Paperback): Carol Nordman God, My Rock - Faith Adventures of a Missionary Mom (Paperback)
Carol Nordman
R665 R529 Discovery Miles 5 290 Save R136 (20%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Hunger for Hope - Prophetic Communities, Contemplation, and the Common Good (Paperback): Simone Campbell Hunger for Hope - Prophetic Communities, Contemplation, and the Common Good (Paperback)
Simone Campbell; Foreword by Helen Prejean
R371 R300 Discovery Miles 3 000 Save R71 (19%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
The Edward Wimberly Reader - A Black Pastoral Theology (Hardcover): Mary Clark Moschella, Lee H Butler The Edward Wimberly Reader - A Black Pastoral Theology (Hardcover)
Mary Clark Moschella, Lee H Butler
R1,485 Discovery Miles 14 850 Ships in 7 - 11 working days

The Civil Rights era was a time of national examination and a moment of great ferment within black churches. Their ministries required new expressions of pastoral theology and care. Soon after the emergence of Black Theology as an academic discourse, distinctively African American approaches to pastoral theology and care were articulated within theological education. Since 1979, Edward Powell Wimberly has been a distinguished and influential voice in the field of pastoral theology and care, especially in African American contexts. Wimberly's career has been dedicated to communicating the love of God for all people in the aftermath of America's original sinaracism. The Edward Wimberly Reader hosts a selection of Wimberly's most vital writings, beginning the important work of expanding the historical record in the field of pastoral theology and care to include the role of African American scholars. Wimberly's various works reflect his social and political engagements, spanning the arenas of congregation and community with a prophetic public theology. At the same time, Wimberly's constructive presentations of African American pastoral care inform pastoral theology methodologies through contextual and narrative approaches to counseling and restorative care practices. An essential collection for students and academics alike, The Edward Wimberly Reader communicates the convictions of a deeply faithful scholar, practitioner, and teacher who changed the conversation by stressing the importance of race, culture, and economics within contexts of pastoral care. Wimberly's corpus offers a faith-inspired vision of a more holistic and life-giving social order, where discrimination is redressed and communities of mutual concern support the flourishing of all.

Interreligious Studies - Dispatches from an Emerging Field (Hardcover): Hans Gustafson Interreligious Studies - Dispatches from an Emerging Field (Hardcover)
Hans Gustafson
R1,354 Discovery Miles 13 540 Ships in 7 - 11 working days

In an increasingly connected world, the question of how different religious traditions relate to one another is more urgent than ever. The study of interreligious encounters and relations, by no means a new endeavor, has recently emerged as a formal multi- and interdisciplinary academic field that seeks not only to understand how worldviews and ways of life interact and intersect, but also to suggest avenues of constructive dialogue. Interreligious Studies represents a milestone achievement, bringing together thirty-six scholars from four continents to produce "dispatches" on the current state of this burgeoning field. This volume probes the context, parameters, and contours of interreligious studies (IRS), including its relation to other disciplines, its promise as a field of research in secular and nonsecular contexts, its particular terminology and methodology, its civic agenda, and the various scholarly profiles of those who pursue it. Other topics taken up include historical examples of interfaith dialogue, theological and philosophical considerations of truth-seeking in interreligious encounter, and contemporary agendas such as the decolonization of the study of religion and the obligation to respond to anti-Semitism, Islamophobia, and xenoglossophobia. Whatever possibilities IRS might hold, there first must be a working definition of the field and its praxis. Interreligious Studies points in this direction as it highlights the practical knowledge generated by IRS: how to cultivate empathy, make peace and build nations, promote scholarly activism, and foster meaningful interreligious relations. Scholars and students who are serious about engaging the many dynamic conversations blossoming within this nascent field will be well served by the contributions of this volume.

Cultivating a People for God (Paperback): Enoch Kwan Cultivating a People for God (Paperback)
Enoch Kwan
R358 R293 Discovery Miles 2 930 Save R65 (18%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Courageously Pro-Life - Equipping Believers to Transform Our World Teacher Guide (Paperback): Sarah M Bowen Courageously Pro-Life - Equipping Believers to Transform Our World Teacher Guide (Paperback)
Sarah M Bowen
R565 R453 Discovery Miles 4 530 Save R112 (20%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Spiritual Leadership in a Secular Age - Building Bridges Instead of Barriers (Paperback): Edward H Hammett Spiritual Leadership in a Secular Age - Building Bridges Instead of Barriers (Paperback)
Edward H Hammett
R549 R437 Discovery Miles 4 370 Save R112 (20%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days

Spiritual Leadership in a Secular Age explores the questions: How can we be faithful people of God in a postChristian, postdenominational, postmodern world? and How can we do ministry in, through, and as the church in an increasingly secular world? Author Edward Hammett draws on concepts from the ministries of Jesus and Paul as they ministered among persons unlike themselves during the birthing of the New Testament church. He offers a coaching approach and practical ideas to help leaders and congregations as they struggle to discern how to build bridges instead of barriers with the unchurched.

Born Again and Again - Jesus' Call to Radical Transformation (Paperback): Megan K Westra Born Again and Again - Jesus' Call to Radical Transformation (Paperback)
Megan K Westra; Foreword by Lisa Sharon Harper
R388 R313 Discovery Miles 3 130 Save R75 (19%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Might from the Margins - The Gospel's Power to Turn the Tables on Injustice (Paperback): Dennis R. Edwards Might from the Margins - The Gospel's Power to Turn the Tables on Injustice (Paperback)
Dennis R. Edwards
R393 R317 Discovery Miles 3 170 Save R76 (19%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Die Opkoms En Ondergang Van Die NG Kerk (Afrikaans, Paperback): Jean Oosthuizen Die Opkoms En Ondergang Van Die NG Kerk (Afrikaans, Paperback)
Jean Oosthuizen
R260 R208 Discovery Miles 2 080 Save R52 (20%) Ships in 5 - 10 working days

In hierdie boek kyk Jean Oosthuizen krities na die NG Kerk se geskiedenis sedert Jan van Riebeeck se aankoms in die Kaap, tot waar die kerk vandag is. In sy bestaan van meer as 350 jaar het die NG Kerk en die Nasionale Party so verstrengel geraak dat die kerk as “die Nasionale Party in gebed” bekend gestaan het. Die teoloog Ferdinand Deist se voorspelling in die laat tagtigerjare dat die kerk sal ondergaan wanneer apartheid tot ’n einde kom, blyk vandag in die kol te wees.

As instelling wat apartheid uit die Bybel geregverdig en verdedig het, het die kerk se vernietigende invloed nie alleen gemeenskappe in Suid-Afrika van mekaar vervreem nie – ook lidmate wat kritiese vrae gestel het, is na die periferie geskuif. Talle individue se menswaardigheid is geskend en verskeie loopbane is onder die dekmantel van Christenskap vernietig, soos die skrywer self kan getuig.

Oosthuizen se blik strek egter wyer as sy ervaring toe hy in 2013 as nuusredakteur van Kerkbode geskors is nŠ die opspraakwekkende Woordfees-debakel. Sy reis vanuit die kerk se binnekring sluit die verhale in van gelowiges sowel as ongelowiges wie se paaie met die NG Kerk gekruis het. Die opkoms en ondergang van die NG Kerk bied ’n kontemporÍre blik op die tragiese geskiedenis van ’n instelling wat deur die aandadigheid aan verontregting stelselmatig irrelevant geraak het.

Pastors and Their Critics (Paperback): Joel R Beeke Pastors and Their Critics (Paperback)
Joel R Beeke
R394 R326 Discovery Miles 3 260 Save R68 (17%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Recovering Benedict - Twelve-Step Living and the Rule of Benedict (Paperback, Spanish Edition): John Edward Crean Recovering Benedict - Twelve-Step Living and the Rule of Benedict (Paperback, Spanish Edition)
John Edward Crean
R349 R283 Discovery Miles 2 830 Save R66 (19%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days

Recovering Benedict encourages us to nourish our physical and spiritual lives using the Rule of Benedict and the twelve-step recovery principles of Alcoholics Anonymous. As the "father of Western monasticism," Benedict pulled together various strands of monastic spirituality into a single handbook for holiness. Alcoholics Anonymous presented an equally innovative way to address alcoholism based on twelve steps drawn from numerous spiritual sources. While it took a sixth-century Italian collating various sources to produce a handbook for spiritual life, it likewise took a twentieth-century American to pull together the spiritual principles to recover one's physical life. John E. Crean, Jr. brings both traditions together in one handbook for living: daily meditations are inspired by the down-to-earth wisdom of the Rule of Benedict, and AA's template for sobriety and humbleness. A thoughtful daily devotional for all who wish for deeper healing, for personal use, or group study.

Collision Course - The Fight to Reclaim Our Moral Compass Before It Is Too Late (Paperback): Robert L. Maginnis Collision Course - The Fight to Reclaim Our Moral Compass Before It Is Too Late (Paperback)
Robert L. Maginnis
R480 R393 Discovery Miles 3 930 Save R87 (18%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
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