Smith's Handi-Reference Bible Dictionary, Sir William Smith (revised and edited by Francis and Mary Peloubet), 2008, 793 pages, $9.99, softcover. Smith's classic catalogue of biblical people, places, and terms is a valuable tool to any student of God's Word. Contains over 4,500 entries from Aaron to Zuzim.
The Essential Writings of the American Black Church, compiled by John Hunt, 2008, 886 pages, $24.99, hardcover. Hunt has assembled a collection of the best material produced by the African American Church from the colonial period through the Civil Rights movement. Hunt's selection admirably traces the undeniable influence of the Church on the whole of African American history.
What the Bible Says about Worship: His Story, Our Response, Dinelle Frankland, 2008, 173 pages, $22.99 hardcover. Frankland explores the nature of worship as a response to the redemption story. She looks at expressions of worship found in scripture to speak to the subject in today's Church.
We Have Heard that God Is with You: Preaching the Old Testament, Rein Bos, 2008, 346 pages, $28.00, softcover. Bos, a Dutch pastor, encourages preachers to delve into the often mysterious Old Testament in ways that clearly show the thread of Christ's story and connect with modern congregations. He offers examples and study models that help open the text for pastors.
Gospel for Asia (GFA) Books
Touching Godliness through Submission, K. P. Yohannan, 2008, 213 pages, $11.95, softcover. Yohannan urges believers and churches to pursue unity with each other through mutual submission to God's authority. He draws on the life of Christ as the ultimate example of yielding to God's will.
One Great Truth: Finding Your Answers to Life, Jonathan Falwell, 2008, 191 pages, $20.99, hardcover. Through a study of Joshua, Falwell shows how submission to God allows us to be transformed into the people He designed us to be.
New Hope Publishers
Setting Up Stones: A Parent's Guide to Making Your Home a Place of Worship, Greg and Martha Singleton, 2008, 158 pages, $12.99, softcover. The Singletons offer a practical, creative guide to instilling in your children a value for God's provision and help them in their spiritual development.
Pastoring Men, Patrick Morley, 2009, 224 pages, $19.99, hardcover. Recognizing that men in today's culture are difficult to reach with God's truth and need to step up to the challenge of leadership, Morley equips pastors to effectively disciple men for lasting change.