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Friday, December 06, 2019

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Perspectives on the World Christian Movement.  Fourth Edition. Ralph Winter (Ed.). William Carey Library. 2009. Find it at MR using Call Number 266/PER.
Recommended by one of our pastors.
 
New Morning Mercies. By Paul David Tripp. Crossway. 2014. Find it at MR using Call Number 242.2/TRI.
"A daily Gospel devotional" that numerous believers have found to be very helpful.
 
Jesus in Me.  By Anne Graham Lotz. Multnomah. 2019. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number 221.3/LOT.
"Experiencing the Holy Spirit as a constant companion."
 
Gist.  By Michael Anderson. Tyndale. 2019. Find it at MR using Call Number 649/AND.
"The essence of raising life-ready kids."
 
Bloodline.  By Skip Heitzig. Harvest House. 2018. Find it at MR using Call Number 220.6/HEI.
"Tracing God's rescue plan from Eden to eternity."
 
The Rock, the Road and the Rabbi. By Kathie Lee Gifford. W Publishing Group. 2018. Find it at LR using Call Number 232.9/GIF.
"My journey into the heart of Scriptural faith and the land where it all began."
 
God of Creation. By Jen Wilken. Find it in the Reserve Case near the receptionist at LR.
A study of Genesis 1-11.  A Women of the Word Bible Study.
 
The Pilgrim's Progress: Based on John Bunyan's Epic Masterpiece. Vision Video. 2019.  Find it at MR in DVD and Blu-Ray formats using Call Number DVD/F/BUN and at LR in DVD format using Call Number DVD/F/BUN.
This animated feature film is suitable for adults and teens, as well as older children.
 
Celebrate Sarcoma. By Mary Connolly. 2014. Find it at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 889/CON .
"Mary Connolly is a young adult sarcoma survivor, who has experienced firsthand the challenges of coping with cancer."
This is an honest discussion about successfully moving beyond cancer to embrace a future that is infinitely better. The healing,
restoration and redemption of a loving God is clearly seen... "
 
Kisses from Katie.  By Katie Davis. Howard Books. 2011. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number 362.7/DAV.
"A story of relentless love and redemption." Katie Davis lives and ministers in Uganda, with her 12 adopted Ugandan children.
 
Counterfeit Gods.  By Timothy Keller. Dutton. 2009. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number 241.3/KEL.
"The empty promises of money, sex, and power, and the only hope that matters."
 
Bigger: Rebuilding the Broken.  By Kristan Dooley. MJ. 2016. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number 248.4/DOO.
"He longs to be greater in you and through you. Step into the impossible--and start living bigger with God."
 
Jesus: A Novel. By Walter Wangerin Jr. Zondervan. 2005. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number F/WAN.
"Consider this man who, by his power, his peace, his simjple presence, and his purity, quietly turned the whole world upside down."
 
Vanishing Grace. By Philip Yancey. Zondervan. 2014. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number 277.3/YAN.
"Bringing good news to a deeply divided world."
 
Love Kindness. By Barry Corey. Tyndale. 2016. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number 241.4/COR.
"Rediscover what it means to "do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God."
 
Tailormade. Alex Seeley. W Publishing Co. 2018. Find it at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 248.4/SEE.
"If you've ever wondered what God was thinking when he made you, or if you've wrestled with those big questions-"Why am I here?" "What's my purpose?"-then this book is for you."
 
Big Truths for Young Hearts. By Bruce Ware. Crossway. 2009. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number 268.4/WAR.
"Teaching and learning the greatness of God."
 
Worthy of Love. By Shadia Hrichi. Beautiful Voice Ministires. 2014. Find it at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 363.4/HRI.
"A journey of hope and healing after abortion."
 
You Carried Me: A Daughter's Memoir.  By Melissa Ohden. Plough Publishing. 2017. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number 306.8/OHD.
"Melissa Ohden is 14 when she learns that she is the survivor of a botched abortion. In this intimate memoir, she details...Her own journey from anger and shame to faith and forgiveness."
 
Wurmbrand: Tortured for Christ The Complete Story.  Wurmbrand, Richard.  David C. Cook.  2018. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number 272/WUR.
Three books: The Pastor's Wife, In God's Underground, and Tortured for Christ. Study Guide also available.
 
Children and Grief. By Joey O'Connor. Revell. 2004. Find it at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 615.1/OCO.
"Helping your child understand death." Recommended by Stephen Arterburn.
 
Inheritance of Tears. By Jessalyn Hutto. Cruciform Press. 2015. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number 615.1/HUT.
"Trusting the Lord of Life when death visits the womb."
 
Seeing and Savoring Jesus Christ. By John Piper.  Crossway. 2004. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number 232/PIP.
"The depth and complexity of Jesus shatter our simple mental frameworks."
 
Can a Scientist Believe in Miracles? By Ian Hutchinson. IVP Books. 2018. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number 261.5/HUT.
"An MIT Professor answers questions on God and science."
 
Toxic Charity. By Robert Lupton. Harper One. 2011. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number 266/LUP.
"How churches and charities hurt those they help."
 
Esther DVD Series on Reserve. By Beth Moore. LifeWay. 2008.  Now available at both Lytham and Mill Run in  the DVD Reserve Case. See the receptionist for assistance.
6 DVDs. "In-depth and very personal examination of this great story of threat and deliverance."
 
Jesus Among Secular Gods. By Ravi Zacharias. Faith Word. 2017. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number239/ZAC.
"The countercultural claims of Christ."
 
Wurmbrand Video Series: A Six-session study on the complete Tortured for Christ Story.  The Voice of the Martyrs.  2018. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number DVD /272/WUR.
Filmed on location in Romania.
 
Jesus Among Secular Gods. By Ravi Zacharias.  LifeWay. 2017.  Find it at Mill Run using Call Number DVD/239/ZAC.
DVD. "The questions of culture and the invitation of Christ."
 
The Word of Promise Old Testament Audio NKJV Bible. Includes 7 volumes of CDs. Thomas Nelson. 2009. Find them at Mill Run using Call Number CD/221/NKJV.
62 CD set of the Bible in dramatic audio theater.
 
The Word of Promise New Testament Audio NKJV Bible. Includes 2 volumes of CDs. Thomas Nelson. 2009. Find them at Mill Run using Call Number CD/225/NKJV.
20 CD set of the Bible in dramatic audio theater.
 
 

Children 

Don't Blame the Mud. By Marty Machowski.  New Growth Press. 2019. Find it at MR and LR using Call Number 800.1/MAC.
"Only Jesus makes us clean."
 
A Voice as Soft as a Honey Bee's Flutter. By Jan Gilchrist. Discovery House. 2019. Find it at MR and LR using Call Number 800.1/GIL.
Inspired by Psalm 46.
 
The Berenstain Bears Patience, Please. By Mike Berenstain.  Zonderkidz. 2019. Find them at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/BER.
The bears "jump at the chance to have their own gardens... But when the growing part takes longer than expected... will Mama and Papa convince the cubs that being patient is an important part of having a healthy garden?"
 
The Berenstain Bears School Time Blessings. By Mike Berenstain.  Zonderkidz. 2016. Find them at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/BER.
"Will the cubs... remember that prayer and God's love are always there to guide them no matter how big the challenge?"
 
The Berenstain Bears Do the Right Thing. By Mike Berenstain.  Zonderkidz. 2019. Find them at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/BER.
Will Sister Bear listen to her conscience and return the lost bear?"
 
The Berenstain Get the Job Done. By JanBerenstain.  Zonderkidz. 2018. Find them at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/BER.
I Can Read Level #1. "Mama and Papa Bear show the cubs how putting in a good day's work can be fun and rewarding."
 
The World is Awake. By Linsey Davis.  Zonderkidz. 2018. Find it at Mill Run and Lytham using Call Number 800.1/DAV.
"A celebration of everyday blessings."
 
The Friend Who Forgives. By Don DeWitt. The Good Book Company. 2018. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/DEW.
"A true story about how Peter failed and Jesus forgave."
 
The Berenstain Bears The Very First Easter. By Jan Berenstain.  Zonderkidz. 2019. Find them at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/BER.
"Join the Bear cubs as they learn all about the first Easter. From Jesus' entry into Jerusalem to the Last Supper to his first appearance on Easter Sunday, they'll discover the true meaning of this holy day."
 
The Berenstain Bears Father's Day Blessings. By Mike Berenstain.  Zonderkidz. 2018. Find them at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/BER.
"When Gramps and Papa got back, they had nary a fish between them. But they had something else--a feeling of peace deep, down inside..."
 
The Berenstain Bears Why Do Good Bears Have Bad Days? By Mike Berenstain.  Zonderkidz. 2019. Find them at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/BER.
"Can Mama and Papa convince them God is always looking out for us even when things go very wrong?"
 
Owlegories DVD Series. By Thomas Boto.  The Spy House. 2014.  Find them at Lytham Road and Mill Run using Call Number DVD/ 800.1/BOT.
"Learn about God through allegories!" Each DVD includes 3 stories about nature, faith, and God. "Animated series that teaches kids about God through the amazing things found in nature and revealed in God's word."
 
Invisible Tails Series: The Giant Leaf; Jordan's Guest; Fire Fish; The Royal Feast; Enchanted Tree. By Davy Liu. Green Egg Media. 2016. Find them at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/LIU.
Created by a former Disney animator. Each story is based on an adventure story from the Bible, but told from the animals point of view (includes The Fall, Noah, Palm Sunday, Escape through the Red Sea, and Daniel in the Lion's Den).
 
Who Sang the First Song?  By Ellie Holcomb.  2018. Board Book. Find it at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/HOL.
"When God made the earth, he decided to sing, and He wrote His song into everything."
 
When I Pray for You. By Matthew Paul Turner.  Waterbrook. 2019. Find it at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/TUR.
"From the moment I saw you, I started to pray. Big prayers and small ones I have sent God's way."
 
Goodbye to Goodbyes. By Lauren Chandler.  The Good Book Company. 2019. Find it at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/CHA.
"A true story about Jesus, Lazarus, and an empty tomb."
 
When Someone Dies: Find Comfort in Jesus. By Julie Stiegemeyer. Concordia. 2010. Find it at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/STI.
"Written for readers of all ages, this gentle book suggests ways to understand and cope with grief. Respectful and honest, this book does not diminish feelings of grief. Instead, it encourages children to find comfort in Jesus, our Good Shepherd, and in His promise of an eternal home."
 
Thoughtful: Discovering the Unique Gifts in Each of Us. By Dorena Williamson.  B&H. 2018. Find it at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/WIL.
 
Includes a character with Down's Syndrome.
 
Austin Plays Fair.  By Tony Dungy. Harvest House. 2018. Find it at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/DUN.
"At the Tigers' next game, will Austin choose to cheat, or will he stand up for what's right?"
 
Maria Finds Courage.  By Tony Dungy. Harvest House. 2018. Find it at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/DUN.
"Maria is afraid she will be the worst player and no one will like her."
 
Graceful: Growing a Heart that Cares for our Neighbors.  By Dorena Williamson.  B&H. 2019. Find it at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/WIL.
"Growing a heart that cares for our neighbors."
 
I Am: The Names of God for Little Ones.  By Diane Stortz.   Tommy Nelson. 2018. Find it at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/STO.
Board book. Creator, God--All Powerful, I Am, God Who Saves, The LORD Will Provide, The LORD Who Heals and many more Names of God.
 
A Brave Big Sister: A Bible Story About Miriam.  Harvest House. 2017. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/WEA.
"Trust God to help you do what is right."
 
An Extraordinary Teacher: A Bible Story About Priscilla. Harvest House. 2018. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/WEA.
"You have a story to tell."
 
A Fearless Leader: A Bible Story About Deborah. Harvest House. 2018. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/WEA.
"Trust God to help you do what is right."
 
The Lost Sheep Series by Andrew McDonough. Lost Sheep Resources, Australia. Koorong. Find this set at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number 800.1/MCD.
"Fresh, vivid and attention-grabbing. These stories touch the heart and illuminate the mind." Max Lucado
Includes these titles: Cecil the Lost Sheep; Tina the Tree; Basil the Branch; Jesus and the Children; Bill the Brilliant Branch; Jonah and the Whale; The Man with Leprosy; The Good Samaritan; Peter the Fisherman; Bob the Bird.
 
 

Pre-Teens and Teens.  

Ten Girls Who Made History. By Irene Howat. Light Keepers. 2003. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number J/900/HOW.
Short biographies of 10 Christian girls who grew to be women who made history.
 
Ten Boys Who Made History. By Irene Howat. Light Keepers. 2003. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number J/900/HOW.
Short biographies of 10 Christian boys who grew to be men who made history.
 
Ten Girls Who Changed the World. By Irene Howat. Light Keepers. 2003. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number J/900/HOW.
Short biographies of 10 Christian girls who grew to be women who changed the world.
 
Ten Boys Who Changed the World. By Irene Howat. Light Keepers. 2003. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number J/900/HOW.
Short biographies of 10 Christian boys who grew to be men who changed the world.
 
Ten Girls Who Didn't Give in. By Irene Howat. Light Keepers. 2003. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number J/900/HOW.
Short biographies of 10 Christian girls who grew to be women who resisted the temptation to deny their faith (and died for Jesus).
 
Ten Boys Who Didn't Give in. By Irene Howat. Light Keepers. 2003. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number J/900/HOW.
Short biographies of 10 Christian boys who grew to be men who resisted the temptation to deny their faith (and died for Jesus).
 
Ten Girls Who Used Their Talents. By Irene Howat. Light Keepers. 2003. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number J/900/HOW.
Short biographies of 10 Christian girls who grew to become successful men. They believed that God had given them gifts to be used.
 
Ten Boys Who Used Their Talents. By Irene Howat. Light Keepers. 2003. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number J/900/HOW.
Short biographies of 10 Christian boys who grew to become successful women. They believed that God had given them gifts to be used.
 
Ten Girls Who Made a Difference. By Irene Howat. Light Keepers. 2003. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number J/900/HOW.
Short biographies of 10 Christian girls who grew to be women who made a difference.
 
Ten Boys Who Made a Difference. By Irene Howat. Light Keepers. 2003. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number J/900/HOW.
Short biographies of 10 Christian boys who grew to be men who made a difference.
 
The Terrestria Chronicles: Volumes 1-7  The Sword, the Ring, and the Parchment; The Quest for Seven Castles; The Search for Everyman; The Crown of Kuros; The Dragon's Egg; The Golden Lamps; The Great War. Find them at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number J/F/DUN.
"In the final episode, the reader catches just a glimpse of the almighty, power of King Emmanuel and of the wondrous future that awaits his children in the Golden City."
 
God Always Keeps His Promises. By Max Lucado.  Tommy Nelson. 2018. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number J/242/LUC.
"Unshakable hope for kids." Illustrated. 25 Bible promises for kids.
 
His Little Princess: Treasured Letters from your King. By Sheri Rose Shepherd.  Multnomah. 2006. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number J/242/SHE.
"For the one who trusts in God, the Word heralds a most beautiful truth: She is the chosen daughter of the King of all kings!"
 
I Am: 40 Reasons to Trust God.  By Diane Stortz. Tommy Nelson. 2016. Find it at Lytham and Mill Run using Call Number J/242/STO.
"Bible stories, devotions, & prayers about the Names of God."
 
Adventures in Odyssey: Under the Sea. Volume 64.  2018. Focus on the Family. Find it at Lytham or Mill Run using Call Number J/CD/FOC.
6 audio stories on heroes, secrets, family, honesty and more.
 
Adventures in Odyssey: Expect the Unexpected. Volume 65.  2018. Focus on the Family. Find it at Lytham or Mill Run using Call Number J/CD/FOC.
6 audio stories on fame, initiative, practicing what you preach, false expectations, God uses imperfect people and more.
 
Manga Mutiny: Angels and Mankind in Open Rebellion.  By Ryo Azumi.  Tyndale. 2009. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number J/221/AZU.
"The Overlord has been rejected... the new world is in chaos... who on earth will be master."
 
The Adventures of Rooney Cruz: 5 Books--Deborah, Hannah, Ruth, Abigail, Esther. By Erin Weidemann. Bible Belles. 2016. Find them at Mill Run using Call Number J/221.6/WEI.
Written for girls by a mom who "wants to show girls that real beauty makes "a different kind of noise" than what the world says. Includes the power of patience, and how it can help one learn to wait and trust in Him; the courage of God and how it can help one face problems with confidence; what it means to be loyal; the power of prayer; and true leadership.
 
Notes From Jesus.  By Mikal Keefer. Group. 2018. Find it at Mill Run using Call Number J/242/Kee.
"What your new best friend wants you to know."
 
Friends with God Story Bible. By Jeff White. Group. 2017. Find it at Mill Run and Lytham using Call Number J/220/WHI.
"With each stunningly illustrated page, kids' faith grows as they draw close to the God who loves them and calls them his friend, too."
 
The Spirit of God Illustrated Bible. By Doris Rikkers. Zonderkidz. 2018. Find it at Mill Run and Lytham using Call Number J/220/RIK.
"Over 40 Bible stories that help readers understand that God's Spirit has been with us since the beginning of time and continues to be with us today. Dramatic illustrations."
 
The Winter War.  By Priscilla Shirer. B & H. 2018. Find it at Mill Run and Lytham using Call Number J/F/SHI.
A Prince Warriors Sequel. Christian fantasy written especially for boys.