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  1. C.S. Lewis: A Life--Eccentric Genius, Reluctant Prophet
    C.S. Lewis: A Life--Eccentric Genius, Reluctant Prophet
    Alister E. McGrath
    Tyndale House / 2013 / Hardcover
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    4 Stars Out Of 5 9 Reviews
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Fifty years after his death, C. S. Lewis continues to inspire and fascinate millions. His legacy remains varied and vast. He was a towering intellectual figure, a popular fiction author who inspired a global movie franchise around the world of Narnia, and an atheist-turned-Christian thinker.

In C.S. Lewis—A Life, Alister McGrath, prolific author and respected professor at King’s College of London, paints a definitive portrait of the life of C. S. Lewis. After thoroughly examining recently published Lewis correspondence, Alister challenges some of the previously held beliefs about the exact timing of Lewis’s shift from atheism to theism and then to Christianity. He paints a portrait of an eccentric thinker who became an inspiring, though reluctant, prophet for our times.

You won’t want to miss this fascinating portrait of a creative genius who inspired generations.

  1. The Cross in the Shadow of the Crescent: An Informed Response to Islam's War with Christianity
    The Cross in the Shadow of the Crescent: An Informed Response to Islam's War with Christianity
    Erwin W. Lutzer, Steve Miller
    Harvest House Publishers / 2013 / Trade Paperback
    $11.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 20% ($3.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 7 Reviews
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    CBD Stock No: WW951326

Islam is on the rise all over the West, including America. In this compelling new book, bestselling author Erwin Lutzer urges Christians to see this as both an opportunity to share the gospel and a reason for concern.

We have now reached a tipping point--the spread of Islam is rapidly altering the way we live. These changes are cause for alarm, for they endanger our freedoms of speech and religion.

At the same time, this opens an incredible door of ministry for Christians, for Muslims normally do not have access to the gospel in their own lands.

In The Cross in the Shadow of the Crescent, readers will discover helpful answers to these questions and more:

How does Islam's growing influence affect me personally? In what ways are our freedoms of speech and religion in danger? How can I extend Christ's love to Muslims around me?

This sensitive, responsible, and highly informative must-read will not only equip you to better relate to your Muslim friends, neighbors, and coworkers, but will also encourage you with the reminder that ultimately the enduring truth of the cross will prevail.

  1. Joni & Ken: An Untold Love Story
    Joni & Ken: An Untold Love Story
    Ken Tada, Joni Eareckson Tada, Larry Libby
    Zondervan / 2013 / Hardcover
    $13.99 Retail: $18.99 Save 26% ($5.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 22 Reviews
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    CBD Stock No: WW314691

For better for worse, for richer for poorer, in sickness and in health...

Anyone who has been married has said these words, or made a similar vow to their spouse. And yet, the painful reality is that half of all marriages end in divorce. Knowing this makes the marriage between Joni and Ken Eareckson Tada all the more remarkable. In their thirty years of marriage they've faced quadriplegia, depression, chronic pain and cancer together. In their weakness God has shown His strength and given them the grace to love and serve each other.

In Joni & Ken: An Untold Love Story, the Tada's share the journey of their marriage, from their first dinner date in 1980, to the present day as Joni survived breast cancer. Their story is not a love story you'll see at the movies, or read in a novel, but it's the truest kind, filled with commitment, sacrifice, and faith that defies the odds. As you read, you'll discover God's immeasurable grace to face your daily trials and to love those in your life as He does.

  1. Crazy Busy: A (Mercifully) Short Book About a (Really) Big Problem
    Crazy Busy: A (Mercifully) Short Book About a (Really) Big Problem
    Kevin DeYoung
    Crossway Books & Bibles / 2013 / Trade Paperback
    $8.99 Retail: $11.99 Save 25% ($3.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 4 Reviews
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    CBD Stock No: WW533389

"I'm too busy." Most of us have probably used that excuse before. With warmth, humor, and honesty, DeYoung explains why a life of constant chaos is far from what God intends, and helps you strike a balance between doing nothing and doing everything. Discover the restful cure you've been too busy to find!

  1. God's Double Agent: The True Story of a Chinese Christian's Fight for Freedom
    God's Double Agent: The True Story of a Chinese Christian's Fight for Freedom
    Bob Fu, Nancy French
    Baker Books / 2013 / Hardcover
    $11.99 Retail: $19.99 Save 40% ($8.00)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 4 Reviews
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    CBD Stock No: WW015724
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Imagine living in a place where telling others about Jesus could get you arrested, even sent to prison. That was the reality for Bob Fu and his wife Heidi when they were imprisoned in 1996 for running an illegal house-church in Beijing. By day, Fu was an English teacher in a Communist school, by night he preached in an underground church network.

In God's Double Agent, Fu tells his remarkable story, from growing up in heart-breaking poverty, to discovering the life-changing power of the Gospel as a student, to his efforts to help persecuted Christians in China. Reading Fu's story will inspire you to boldly proclaim and live out your faith in a world that is at times indifferent, and at other times hostile, to those who spread the gospel.