Resources

Library

01

Love Does: Discover a Secretly Incredible Life in an Ordinary World

Bob Goff

The runaway New York Time’s bestseller!

Can a simple concept shift your entire world? Bob certainty thinks so. When it comes to loving your neighbors, instead of focusing on having the “right answers” or checking the “right boxes,” what if you decide to simply do love? To shamelessly show love and grace to those around you–what would that look like? Not the kind of love that stops at thoughts and feelings, Bob”s love takes action. Bob believes Love Does.

02

Everybody, Always: Becoming Love in a World Full of Setbacks and Difficult People

Bob Goff

The runaway New York Time’s bestseller!

What happens when we give away love like we’re made of it?

In his entertaining and inspiring follow-up to Love Does, Bob Goff takes readers on a journey into the secret of living without fear, constraint, or worry.

03

Dream Big: Know What You Want, Why You Want It, and What You’re Going to Do about It

Bob Goff

From New York Times bestselling author Bob Goff, the creator of the popular Dream Big conferences, a wildly inspiring yet utterly practical blueprint for helping readers find and reach their biggest dreams.

Bob Goff is on a mission to shake people into the version of their lives they dreamt about before someone told them it was impossible or incorrect. He wants people to reconnect with the seat of their passion and their person. He wants them to dream big.

04

Garden City: Work, Rest, and the Art of Being Human.

John Mark Comer

Practical and theologically rich, Garden City is a purposeful guide for the next generation – the book that will help twenty- and thirty-somethings to understand and embrace their calling and purpose as they figure out next steps and direction in their lives.

You’ve heard people say, “Who you are matters more than what you do.” But does the Bible really teach that?

In Garden City, popular pastor and speaker John Mark Comer gives a surprisingly counter-cultural take on the typical “spiritual” answer of the church. Comer explores Scripture to discover God’s original intent for how we are meant to spend our time, reshaping how you view and do your work, rest, and life.

05

Loveology: God. Love. Marriage. Sex. And the Never-Ending Story of Male and Female.

John Mark Comer

Finally–a theology of love that will help you navigate the confusing waters of modern relationship.

In the beginning, God created Adam. Then he made Eve. And ever since we”ve been picking up the pieces.

With an autobiographical thread that turns a book into a story, pastor and speaker John Mark Comer shares about what is right in male/female relationships–what God intended in the Garden. And about what is wrong–the fallout in a post-Eden world.

06

The Ruthless Elimination
of Hurry: How to Stay Emotionally Healthy and Spiritually Alive in the Chaos of the Modern World

John Mark Comer

ECPA BESTSELLER . A compelling emotional and spiritual case against hurry and in favor of a slower, simpler way of life

“Who am I becoming?”

That was the question nagging pastor and author John Mark Comer. Outwardly, he appeared successful. But inwardly, things weren’t pretty. So he turned to a trusted mentor for guidance and heard these words:

“Ruthlessly eliminate hurry from your life. Hurry is the great enemy of the spiritual life.”

07

Hearing God:Developing a
Conversational Relationship
with God

Dallas Willard

Being close to God means communicating with Him-telling Him what is on our hearts in prayer and hearing and understanding what he is saying to us. It is this second half of our conversation with God that is so important but that also can be so difficult. How do we hear his voice? How can we be sure that what we think we hear is not our own subconscious? What role does the Bible play? What if what God says to us is not clear?

08

Prayer: Experiencing Awe
and Intimacy with God

Timothy Keller

Renowned pastor and New York Times bestselling author of The Prodigal Prophet Timothy Keller explores the power of prayer.

Christians are taught in their churches and schools that prayer is the most powerful way to experience God. But few receive instruction or guidance in how to make prayer genuinely meaningful. In Prayer, renowned pastor Timothy Keller delves into the many facets of this everyday act.

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A Praying Life: Connecting with
God in a Distracting World

Paul E. Miller

Prayer is so hard that unless circumstances demand it—an illness, or saying grace at a meal—most of us simply do not pray. We prize accomplishments and productivity over time in prayer. Even Christians experience this prayerlessness—a kind of practical unbelief that leaves us marked by fear, anxiety, joylessness, and spiritual lethargy.

10

The Prayer of All Prayers:
Finding Life and Revival in
the Lord’s Prayer

Sara Maynard

The Prayer of All Prayers is both a masterful exegesis of the Lord’s Prayer and a practical guide for praying it prophetically. Sara Maynard has done the Church a true service with her gentle yet compelling call to restore the Lord’s Prayer to the central role that Jesus intended it to have. The Prayer of All Prayers is filled with soaring kingdom vision, an honor for the Church, and a revival heartbeat.

12

Emotionally Healthy Spirituality: It’s Impossible to Be Spiritually Mature, While Remaining Emotionally Immature

Peter Scazzero

In this revised bestselling book, Peter Scazzero outlines a roadmap for discipleship with Jesus that is powerfully transformative. He unveils what”s wrong with our current definition of “spiritual growth” and offers not only a model of spirituality that actually works, but seven steps to change that will help you experience authentic faith and hunger for God.

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Prayer: Does It Make Any Difference?

Philip Yancey

Philip Yancey probes the very heartbeat of our relationship with God: prayer. What is prayer? Does it change God’s mind or ours or both? This book is an invitation to communicate with God the Father who invites us into an eternal partnership through prayer.

Polls reveal that 90 percent of people pray. Yet prayer, which should be the most nourishing and uplifting time of the believer’s day, can also be frustrating, confusing, and fraught with mystery.

13

Knowing God

J.I. Packer

One of the top 50 books that have shaped evangelicals (Christianity Today, 2006)
Platinum Book Award, Evangelical Christian Publishing Association For over 40 years, J. I. Packer’s classic has been an important tool to help Christians around the world discover the wonder, the glory and the joy of knowing God.

14

Uninvited: Living Loved When You Feel Less Than, Left Out, and Lonely

Lysa Terkeurst

Do you ever feel left out, lonely, or less than? Today, learn the secret of belonging which will help you keep rejections in perspective and be better equipped to foster healthy connections in your relationships.

Audio

01

Village Church Audio

Village Church

Weekly teaching from Village Church – a Canadian Church that exists to see people transformed into fully devoted followers of Jesus. To learn more about Village Church,
visit thisisvillagechurch.com.

02

Bridgetown Audio Podcast

Bridgetown Church

In Portland as it is in Heaven. All teachings are available to stream and download at bridgetown.church.

03

Church of the City New York

Jon Tyson

Church of the City New York is a church community passionate about making disciples who “practice the way of Jesus together for the renewal of the city.” We believe in the authority and power of the scriptures to shape our communal life and practice, as we seek to teach God’s word with clarity and conviction. For more information visit: churchofthecitynyc.com.

04

WHOA That’s Good Podcast

Sadie Robertson

The “WHOA That’s Good” podcast, welcomes you into meaningful conversations with authors, athletes, musicians, speakers and stars of film and television in search of the answer to just one question. What is the best advice you have ever been given?

05

This Cultural Moment

Bridgetown Church & Red Church

A podcast about following Jesus in the post-christian world. This Cultural Moment is a collaboration of Bridgetown Church in Portland, USA and Red Church in Melbourne, Australia.

06

BibleProject Podcast

Tim Mackie & Jon Collins

The creators of BibleProject have in-depth conversations about the Bible and theology. A companion podcast to BibleProject videos found at bibleproject.com.

07

We’re Going There

Bianca Juarez Olthoff

Author, speaker, and Christian leader, Bianca Juarez Olthoff invites guests to discuss relevant topics affecting all aspects of our lives. From relationships to race relations, faith to fashion, the conversations will leave you with practical tips, fun ways to talk about tough topics, and stories with amazing people to impact your life.