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The Art of Advent by Jane Williams - £9.99
A painting a day from Advent to Epiphany, including an analysis of the artwork and further questions for reflection or discussion. Prayers at the end of each chapter lead readers into a deeper consideration of religious art and its impact on daily life.
The Prince of Peace in a World of Wars by David Kerrigan - £8.99
A series of daily readings exploring God’s purpose in an environment of war and suffering and the divine plan to bring peace. Kerrigan offers reflections on conflict and day-to-day life and invites readers to consider their own impact in a turbulent world.
Follow the Star by Isabelle Hamley - £1.50
The Church of England offers a series of reflections from Christmas Eve to Epiphany in this book. With a welcome by Archbishops Justin Welby and John Sentamu, each reflection includes a theme, a picture, a short passage from the Bible, a challenge, and a prayer.
Celtic Advent by David Cole - £8.99
An inspirational and unique approach to the season, Celtic Advent takes the reader from November through Advent to the celebration of Christmas from the perspective of Celtic Christianity. With prayers, readings, and contemplations from the Celtic tradition, this book offers a new sense of wonder in the birth of Jesus.
Advent for Everyone by Tom Wright - £8.99
This year's offering from Wright takes the reader on a journey through the Gospel of Luke, including daily reflections from Advent Sunday to Christmas Eve. Exploring encouragement, renewal, justice, and celebration, Wright invites Christians to prepare for Christmas through readings from Luke, meditations, and discussion.
A Shaking Reality by Peter B Price - £9.99
Inspired by a meditation written by a prisoner of the Nazis during World War II, Price has created a series of reflections and prayers to be read on each day of Advent. Price encourages readers to discover a new realisation of Advent and themselves in order to gain a new understanding of God's promise of redemption.
The Sleepy Shepherd by Stephen Cottrell - £6.99
Silas, the sleepiest shepherd ever, misses the birth of Jesus after he falls asleep on Christmas night. Years later, he comes across the Christ-child once more, and has the chance to be a real shepherd to a man whose friends have all fallen asleep. A beautiful retelling of the nativity story, this book explores the peace that the angels sang about on Christmas Eve and God’s promise that death is not the end.
Follow the Star by Make Believe Ideas - £4.99
A nativity story for children told in rhyme with colourful and engaging illustrations. Young children may follow Mary and Joseph on their journey to Bethlehem with a shining star ever-present, and celebrate with the angels and wise men at the birth of Jesus.
A Very Noisy Christmas by Tim Thornborough - £3.99
How loud can you shout? This endearing nativity tale invites children to shout - literally - about the shepherds’ and the wise men’s journeys to Bethlehem to visit the infant Jesus. With stunning illustrations by Jennifer Davison, this is a book to be read over and over.
A Pirate Christmas by Suzy Senior & Andy Catling - £6.99
'Christmas treasure isn’t always about gold.' Told from the perspective of a group of pirates desperate to reach the Great Christmas Treasure Hunt, this unique nativity story is a fun and innovative way to explore the Christmas story and to encourage children to discover the greatest treasure of all.
Joy to the World by J John - £9.99
A series of 25 meditations on some of the most well-loved Christmas carols. John considers what carols say and how they point to the truth of Christmas, offering thoughtful insight and exploration and reminding readers of the ultimate conclusion: to understand Christmas is to experience joy.
End of Days by Wendy Alec - £8.99
A thrilling new novel in the Chronicles of Brothers series, this novel explores the potential future of mankind against the backdrop of three brothers fighting to save humanity. End of Days questions the value of technology and artificial intelligence in today's society and offers readers the chance to reflect on the past and future of Christianity.
Keeping Advent & Christmas by Leigh Hatts - £9.99
An exploration of the lesser-known days of the Christian calendar during Advent. Packed with fascinating details about the beliefs, rituals, and traditions of liturgical days between Stir-Up Sunday and Candlemas, Hatts’ book invites readers to consider the seasonal customs within Christian culture and to ponder their meanings.
The Season of Singing Has Come by Shaadia Firoz - £9.99
Born into a Russian Muslim family, Shaadia Firoz encountered Jesus after a successful yet hollow career as a performer. She converted to Christianity, inviting animosity amongst her friends as an apostate, but continuing in her determination to serve Jesus with her whole heart. The Season of Singing is a raw and honest true story of a courageous woman living her whole life for Jesus, no matter the cost.
We Need One Another by Jean Vanier - £9.99
A series of talks given by Vanier during a retreat in Nyahururu, Kenya, to “help each one of us to become messengers of peace, of mercy, and of forgiveness.” Thought-provoking and insightful, We Need One Another encourages readers to consider their faith in partnership with tragedy, loss, and the growing sense of hope.
The Bare Bible by Peter Grayston - £9.99
Perfect for those looking to uncover the Bible for the first - or maybe the hundredth - time, this book offers a jargon-free guide to the Scriptures. Written in Peter Grayston’s witty and engaging style, The Bare Bible offered an easy exploration of the Bible for anyone who has ever struggled with it's stories.
Love Came Down at Christmas by Sinclair B Ferguson - £6.99
A series of daily readings for Advent drawing inspiration from 1 Corinthians. Sinclair Ferguson invites readers to slow down amongst the chaos that is so often present during the run-up to Christmas and contemplate and be refreshed by God’s love. Including meditations, reflections, and prayers, Love Came Down at Christmas is a thought-provoking book for the season.
Journey With Me by Catherine Campbell - £12.99
'As surely as a winter blossoms into spring, God’s word will excite and guide us in the year ahead.' This book contains 365 daily devotions, drawing on personal stories and real-world concerns, as well as encouraging readers to contemplate the Bible and God’s word in the year to come.
The Christmas Story: The Brick Bible for Kids by Brendan Powell Smith - £8.99
A wonderfully innovative way to tell the Christmas story in a way that will engage and interest children. Illustrated by Brendan Powell Smith’s LEGO recreation of the Nativity and accompanied by a simplified story that nevertheless includes some of the lesser-known parts of the classic tale, this book will appeal to adults and children alike.
The Nativity Story Make and Play by Make Believe Ideas - £7.99
An interactive retelling of the Nativity, this book allows children to build their own stable to act out the Christmas story. Including stickers, props, and characters, The Nativity Story Make and Play is a great way to engage children with the Bible and with the life of Jesus.
My Very First Christmas Story Sticker Book by Lois Rock - £2.99
A sticker book for young children to enjoy as they learn about the birth of Jesus. With colourful illustrations and easy-to-read text, this book will delight children and is a perfect early introduction to the Bible and God’s love.
The Bible for Minecrafters: Life of Jesus by Garrett Romines and Christopher Miko - £5.99
A brilliant and topical book that will captivate older children, The Life of Jesus combines the wonder of the Bible with the block-building game Minecraft. Illustrated with images from a Biblical world build by Minecraft master builders Garrett Romines and Christopher Miko, includes tales from Jesus’ life including the Nativity, the loaves and the fishes, and Jesus’ death and resurrection.
Bible Stories Gone Even More Crazy by Josh Edwards - £6.99
Were tour buses around when the Wise Men visited Jesus? It seems unlikely – but in this book, that’s exactly what happened. Filled with jokes and deliberate historical mistakes to entertain children as well as references to specific Biblical verses, Bible Stories Gone Even More Crazy is a fun way to teach children about the Bible from the Garden of Eden through to Paul’s shipwreck.
Courage by Stuart Townend (CD)- £12.99
The first new CD from Stuart Townend in four years, Courage is a remarkable and powerful album. Combining congregational worship songs with an exploration of wider issues such as loss and mental health, Townend’s work is inspiring and challenging, inviting listeners to reflect on their own pain and their ultimate connection with Christ.
Prom Praise: A Festival of Christmas (CD) - £12.99
Filled with classical favourites, this fantastic CD includes classical arrangements of well-known and well-loved carols. Performed and recorded at All Souls Church, Langham Place, A Festival of Christmas invites listeners to celebrate the season with a soundtrack of beautiful and traditional music.
Lifelines – Andy Croft and Mike Pilavachi £9.99
In this book Andy Croft and Mike Pilavachi help us to understand what the stories of Biblical Characters have to teach us about how to live lives full of faith and integrity today. Their stories took place thousands of years ago, but what their lives teach us has never mattered more.
See Love Be - Tim Stead £9.99
This is a book and CD/Download combination. Tim Stead is an accredited mindfulness teacher who seeks to explore how we can use mindfulness to move beyond our initial goal of functioning well to living a life marked by deep awareness, genuine compassion and ease of being. It is just as useful for those who do not have faith commitments as it is for those who do.
Follow Me - Ali Campbell e £6.99
A collection of 40 lively devotions looking at the disciple Peter. The Author considers the highs and lows of Peter's life and his relationship with Jesus, and how we can relate to Peter today. Each devotion has a Gospel reading, a reflection and a question or two for the reader to ponder upon.
Ordinary Miracles - Chris Lane £8.99
This is the story of a Church plant on an inner-city estate notorious for crime and deprivation. Through the work of the leaders, the last 18 years have seen Jesus’ hope and healing transforming even the darkest and most desperate situations.
Cross the Line - Ollive Baines and Liam Flint £9.99
This book is a set of interviews with football stars, demonstrating how some well-known players live out their faith on and off the pitch. It is refreshing read them talking openly and honestly about their faith, and how they manage to combine it with the fame and fast-living footballers are accustomed to.
Solitude - Terry Waite £9.99
After enduring nearly 5 years of solitary confinement, Terry Waite discovered he was drawn to finding out more about the power of solitude in the lives of other people. In this book he reflects on his encounters with people who have experienced solitude in very different ways. We can learn how solitude shapes the human soul and how it can be a force for good in our own lives if we can learn to use it well.
The Prayer Experiment Notebook - Miranda Threlfall-Holmes and Mina Munns £7.99
This is a fantastic book written by 2 adults, but with lots of feedback from young experimenters. Suitable for approximate age 8-12, it is designed to get young people praying in many different, creative ways. There are 20 different experiments to try, either individually or in a group, and there is space to write about the experience. To add to the already popular 'The Little Book of Prayer Experiments' and 'The Teenage Prayer Experiment Notebook'.
Bob Hartman's Astounding All-Age Bible Readings Bob Hartman £9.99
This is a fantastically fresh collection of Scripture retellings which fit in with all the special festivals in the Church Year in line with the Lectionary. Each script invites active engagement and hopes to enable the participants to understand passages of scripture with fresh eyes.
Staying in the Boat Jeff Lucas £7.99
In his many years in Christian Leadership, Jeff Lucas has learnt a great many lessons, which he wishes to share with us. He hopes that looking back in hindsight on the things he wished he’d learnt earlier on in his ministry may be of benefit to others. All written in his characteristically humorous way.
Newsongs for the Church CD 2018 Spring Harvest £12.99
This CD comprises of 12 superb worship songs which maintain the quality that Spring Harvest Newsongs is known for. The songs are written by a variety of leading songwriters and are a great resource for churches, music groups and individuals.
Be the Hands and Feet - Nick Vujicic £9.99
Nick Vujicic is one of the world’s foremost evangelists who has overcome severe physical disabilities. In this book he shares never-before-told stories about his life’s journey, including spiritual challenges and a near-death experience. He details examples of ways he has shared his faith with others, and then offers innovative ways for you to help others walk in faith too.
Reimagining Britain - Foundations for Hope by Justin Welby £16.99
The Archbishop of Canterbury sets out a radical vision for 21st Century Britain. Drawing on Britain’s history and its Christian tradition, he seeks to identify this country's foundational values and explore areas in which those values may be translated into action. When so many are immobilised by political turmoil, this book builds on our past to offer hope for the future.
Hear my Heart - What I would Say to You by Billy Graham £9.99
This book has been printed following Billy Graham's recent death, and contains a compilation of articles that span his ministry from 1955 to the present day. It highlights his Biblical conviction, his wisdom, his reasons and regrets behind some of his decisions and his passion. It also contains stirring tributes about Billy by those who knew him the best; his family, friends and fellow ministers.
Intercessions Resource Book by John Pritchard £9.99
John Pritchard provides us with another wonderful collection of material to help those who lead intercessions in public worship and small groups, aiming to open the imagination and enrich the reader's own style of praying. It offers prayers covering each of the 12 months, major festivals and their seasons, special days and many different themes.
Paul - A Biography by Tom Wright £19.99
This eagerly awaited and widely acclaimed title from Tom Wright not only brings Paul to life but also places that life in the complex and overlapping communities within the Roman empire. In it, he traces Paul’s career from zealous persecutor of the fledgling church, through his journeys as the world’s greatest missionary theologian, to his likely death as a Christian martyr at the hands of Nero.
God Among the Ruins by Mags Duggan £7.99
This book tackles trust and transformation in difficult times guided by Habakkuk and his prophetic landmarks. It encourages us to stand in our confusion and grief and to still believe that God is not helpless among the ruins. The author takes us though the tangled landscape of bewildered faith, through places of wrestling and waiting, and on into the growth space of deepened trust and transformation.
Faith in the Making by Lyndall Bywater £7.99
It would be fair to say that our world today is largely unsure and uncertain. This book looks at how we use faith to gain our confidence to navigate through and live more confidently for God in our everyday lives. The author uses the faithful heroes found in Hebrews 11 to seek the answers.
Being Human by Rowan Williams £9.99
Rowan Williams provides us with a rich and thought-provoking meditation on the themes of consciousness, language, relationship, speech, silence and what it is to be a person. It explores what consciousness is, whether the mind is purely a machine, what makes each of us a person and asks the question of how can we find the path to human maturity.
The Landscape of Faith by Alister McGrath £16.99
In this book, one of the world’s leading theologians offers a vibrant guide to the deep truths that shape a living faith through an investigation into the Creeds, which the author regards as maps to the landscape of faith. He hopes that the reader may also grasp the treasure to which the Creeds point: the living God who is the ground of our existence, Jesus Christ who journeys with us and the Holy Spirit who offers us reassurance and affirmation on the way.


Stand Strong by Nick Vujucic - Price: £9.99
With no arms, no legs, and no defence, Nick Vujicic has been a bully’s target and knows what it feels like to be picked on and pushed around. But he’s learned that he doesn’t have to play the bully’s game. In Stand Strong Nick gives you strategies for developing a 'bully defence system' so you can handle bullies of all kinds by building your strength from the inside out.
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