Group Reads: Books with Study Guides

Join Frank Viola and Mary DeMuth on a journey back in time as they retell the dramatic accounts of five women who met Jesus. The narratives are told from each woman's perspective and faithful to the Gospels and first-century history. Discover how their encounters with Jesus revolutionized their lives. Includes discussion questions.

    Are worry and doubt your constant companions? Davis understands. She was besieged by unrelenting fear after she witnessed a classmate gun down a teacher in 1978. How did she break free from anxiety? How can you? Sharing insights from Scripture and her own experience, she equips you to trust God completely - and embrace the peace that passes understanding. Includes Discussion Questions and Study Guide.

    Gain wisdom from a legendary royal! Longing to deepen her understanding of God's ways, the queen of Sheba traveled to Jerusalem to sit at Solomon's feet. In It's Good to be Queen, Liz Curtis Higgs invites you to join this celebrated woman as she learns how to be bold, seek counsel, admit wrongdoing, and above all else, to honor the King of Kings. Includes Discussion Questions for a single session discussion, and an in-depth Study Guide for multiple session groups. Paperback.

    In this expanded edition of his classic text War in Heaven, bestselling author and Bible teacher Derek Prince explores the inner workings of this intense conflict. His accessible, in-depth exploration will help you identify the devil's unchanging tactics, seize your biblical weapons and learn to wage war against the forces of evil around you. Now includes study questions for even more in-depth study and application.

      This world is a spiritual battle zone that every day puts you and those you love in harm's way. Satan is relentless, and human defenses are no match for his dark schemes. What can you do to protect yourself and your family?

      Pastor Rick Stedman proposes the solution--through prayer, we can be clothed with power by putting on the armor God has provided. As you follow Rick's easy-to-remember method, you will learn to: focus on a specific piece of armor for each day of the week; spend quality time with God as you pray biblically and effectively; help protect those you love as they face each day's battles. Also included is a daily prayer guide, as well as a creative leader's guide for use in small groups.

      In Charles Stanley's book, Man of God, he speaks to the issue of what it takes to be a "real" man of God. Starting with spiritual rebirth, he challenges men to become better leaders, teachers, fathers, and husbands. In the back of the book is an 8-session Group Leader's Guide with goals, discussion questions, and activity suggestions for each small group meeting.

      If you've ever been hurt by a friend, struggled to balance friendship with everyday life, or seen a friendship end too early, Heart Sisters will help you discover the secret to authentic friendships. With discussion questions at the end of each chapter and real-life examples, this book can help you be the friend you want to have.

            If you want to begin living the adventure Jesus intends for you, the answer is found in The 10 Second Rule: Just do the next thing you're reasonably certain Jesus wants you to do (and do it within the next ten seconds). In living by the Rule, you'll rediscover the revolutionary power of simple obedience as Jesus taught it, the early church lived it, and before religious Christianity tamed it. Paperback.