A take a look at girls’s roles within the early Christian church, how the Enneagram may be utilized to marriage, and extra new books are coming from faith and spirituality publishers in March.
I’m a Christian—Now What? A Information to Your New Life with Christ by Aaron Armstrong (Lexham, $16.99 commerce paper, ISBN 978-1-68359-671-4) is geared towards grownup converts to Christianity on the lookout for solutions to questions equivalent to how one can learn the Bible, pray, and discover the proper church.
Meister Eckhart’s Guide of Darkness & Gentle: Meditations on the Path of the Wayless Manner by Jon M. Sweeney, Mark S. Burrows, and Meister Eckhart (Hampton Roads, $16.95 commerce paper, ISBN 978-1-64297-045-6) highlights the religious insights of the Christian mystic and his feedback on discovering God via darkness.
Contact the Wounds: On Struggling, Belief, and Transformation by Tomáš Halík, trans. by Gerald Turner (Univ. of Notre Dame, $25, ISBN 978-0-268-20489-1) makes use of Jesus’s wounds as a metaphor to mirror on Christian ideas of struggling.
End Line: Dispelling Concern, Discovering Peace, and Making ready for the Finish of Your Life by Robert Wolgemuth (Zondervan, $27.99, ISBN 978-0-310-36489-4) goals to consolation readers with biblical guarantees about heaven whereas providing ideas for figuring out end-of-life preferences equivalent to funeral planning, getting ready a will, and decluttering.
My Physique and Different Crumbling Empires: Classes for Therapeutic in a World That Is Sick by Lyndsey Medford (Broadleaf, $24.99, ISBN 978-1-5064-8431-0) explores points equivalent to medical, environmental, and financial components linked to statistics that point out over 60% of grownup Individuals endure from continual sickness, whereas arguing for a path to therapeutic rooted in religion.
The Marvel Paradox: Embracing the Weirdness of Existence and the Poetry of Our Lives by Jennifer Michael Hecht (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, $29, ISBN 978-0-374-29274-4). A poet and historian gives up poetry as a method to discover which means in a society that’s changing into extra secular.
Dwelling Resistance: An Indigenous Imaginative and prescient for Looking for Wholeness Each Day by Kaitlin B. Curtice (Brazos, $21.99, ISBN 978-1-58743-571-3) suggests strategies of particular person and communal resistance to construct a extra linked world.
Turning Phrases: Transformative Encounters with Buddhist Academics by Hozan Alan Senauke (Shambhala, $18.95 commerce paper, ISBN 978-1-64547-131-8). A Zen priest shares the life-changing phrases of mates and Buddhist academics, together with the Dalai Lama and Thich Nhat Hanh, to ship insights into religion and social motion.
God the Bestseller: How One Editor Reworked American Faith a Guide at a Time by Stephen Prothero (HarperOne, $29.99, ISBN 978-0-06-246404-0) recounts Eugene Exman’s tenure at Harper, throughout which he revealed culture-shifting works by Harry Emerson Fosdick, Martin Luther King Jr., Dorothy Day, and others. 35,000-copy introduced first printing.
Inform Her Story: How Ladies Led, Taught, and Ministered within the Early Church by Nijay Okay. Gupta (IVP Educational, $24 commerce paper, ISBN 978-1-5140-0074-8) appears at proof within the New Testomony that girls have been actively concerned within the early Christian church’s ministries.
Don’t Maintain Again: Leaving Behind the American Gospel to Comply with Jesus Totally by David Platt (Multnomah, $25, ISBN 978-0-7352-9144-7) challenges Christians to take dangers and love everybody round them reasonably than specializing in consolation, politics, and prosperity.
Sensual Religion: The Artwork of Coming Residence to Your Physique by Lyvonne Briggs (Convergent, $17, ISBN 978-0-593-44321-7) encourages girls to develop sex-positive attitudes towards their our bodies and fortify their spirituality within the course of.
Armageddon by Bart D. Ehrman (S&S, $27.99, ISBN 978-198214-799-0) analyzes the Guide of Revelations and critiques well-liked interpretations of the top instances.
The Enneagram and Your Marriage: A 7-Week Information to Higher Understanding and Loving Your Partner by Jackie Brewster (Baker, $18.99 commerce paper, ISBN 978-1-5409-0257-3) applies the traditional character typing system for rising consciousness to marriage in a seven-week workbook.
Secure All Alongside: Buying and selling Our Fears and Anxieties for God’s Unshakable Peace by Katie Davis Majors (Multnomah, $25, ISBN 978-0-593-44511-2). A mom of 15 and spouse of a missionary, Majors explores instability and tough circumstances, revealing how she reached internal peace via a reference to God.
Letters of Belief (Friendship Letters #1) by Wanda E. Brunstetter (Barbour, $16.99 commerce paper, ISBN 978-1-63609-334-5). Newlyweds Vic and Eleanor Lapp are blissfully comfortable on their Pennsylvania Amish farm till a household demise drives Vic to alcohol, imperiling the wedding and prompting Eleanor to write down to her buddy Doretta searching for recommendation.
Code Identify Edelweiss by Stephanie Landsem (Tyndale, $26.99, ISBN 978-1-4964-6066-0) is ready in 1933 and follows Jewish lawyer Leon Lewis who conscripts reluctant German-born Liesl Weiss as a spy to trace a wave of Nazism spreading via Hollywood.
The Metropolitan Affair by Jocelyn Inexperienced (Bethany Home, $16.99 commerce paper, ISBN 978-0-7642-3963-2). Childhood mates Laura Westlake, an Egyptology knowledgeable, and detective Joe Caravello reunite as adults to search out the wrongdoer behind a spate of artifact forgeries in Twenties Manhattan.
After the Shadows by Amanda Cabot (Revell, $16.99 commerce paper, ISBN 978-0-8007-4064-1). Shortly after Emily Leland returns to her Texas hometown, her father dies suspiciously. She and schoolteacher Craig Ferguson work to unravel the thriller, which can relate to a sample of latest accidents round city.
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