Found 8 resource(s) in 'Book Reviews', for September 2020.
Reviews (all) for September 2020God and the Pandemic Exiles on Mission Anna Chaplaincy Carer’s Guides pack 12 Rules for Christians Activists Time to Pray 3 Minute Prayers for Carers Tumbling Sky ** God and the Pandemic – a Christian Reflection on the Coronavirus and its Aftermath By Tom Wright, SPCK, £7.99 What are... (856 words)
God and the Pandemic– a Christian Reflection on the Coronavirus and its Aftermath By Tom Wright, SPCK, £7.99 What are we supposed to think about the coronavirus crisis? Some people think they know: “This is a sign of the End,” they say. “It’s all predicted in the book of Revelation.” Others disagree but are equally clear: “This is... (147 words)
Exiles on Mission: How Christians Can Thrive in a Post-Christian WorldBy Paul Williams, Bible Society, £13.99 What does faithful Christian witness look like in a post-Christian culture? Paul Williams, the CEO of Bible Society, explores the experience of living as Christians in the 21st century, including the dissonance with culture that is often felt. He calls for a truly missional understanding of post-Christendom Christianity, and... (118 words)
Anna Chaplaincy Carer’s Guides packBRF, £10 per pack How do we look after ourselves and others better in the wake of a health crisis such as Covid-19? This Carer’s Guide series offers practical help and guidance to carers who find themselves needing to provide spiritual support to older people or others in residential care. The aim of these guides... (83 words)
12 Rules for Christians Activists – a Toolkit for Massive ChangeBy Ellen Loudon, Canterbury Press, £12.99 If you’ve ever browsed the self-help sections of any bookshop, you’d be forgiven for thinking that all we need to do in order to have a better life is to work hard, take exercise and get thin. Yet Christian activism calls us to a bigger vision of what life... (117 words)
Time to Pray – Prayer During the Day and Night from Common WorshipChurch House Publishing, £3.99 Time to Pray contains a simplified Daily Office: a pattern of prayer, praise and Bible reading. to help you take a break during the day, give thanks to God, and lift your needs to Him. It is suitable for those seeking a simpler form of daily prayer or those just beginning... (122 words)
3 Minute Prayers for CarersBy Elizabeth Bates, Kevin Mayhew, £5.99 These prayers offer an honest and thought-provoking insight into the ups and downs of caring for a spouse or family member on a daily basis. They cover a range of topics, including hospital visits, sleepless nights, identity crises, counting your blessings and snatching a few moments of peace whilst getting tyres changed. If you... (114 words)
Tumbling Sky – Psalm Devotions for Weary SoulsBy Matt Searles, 10Publishing, £3.99 Gentle and wise, this devotional is balm for bruised souls. It will comfort and enable you to see the love of God afresh. Honest and wholly Christ-centred, these Psalm devotions shine the light of God’s truth and grace into some of the darkest corners of our emotions. They help us... (77 words)
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