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Living Faithfully

Living Faithfully: Following Christ in everyday life

John Pritchard, SPCK, 2013

What does it say on the tin?

The faith we proclaim on Sunday is just as relevant to the rest of the week … We need to close the gap between sacred and secular, and that’s what this book aims to help us do. Each chapter identifies an issue, explores how we might respond and encourages us – through practical ideas, […]

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4
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Living Jesus

Living Jesus

John Pritchard, SPCK, 2010

What does it say on the tin?

‘Vividly conveys how opening our hearts to Christ can release the transformative power of love … into our broken and needy world.’ Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu

What do you get and how?

Book, with course material at the back. Potential 11 sessions e.g.:

Jesus – a personal obsession.
Jesus – the magnificent outsider.
Jesus – the world’s hope.
Jesus – […]

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3.6
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More than Conquerors

More than Conquerors: A call to radical discipleship

Simon Guillebaud, Lionhudson, 2006, reviewed edition: 2011. Previously published under the title 'For What It's Worth'.

What does it say on the tin?

More Than Conquerors is a call to radical discipleship. Although it describes the life of faith as an exciting adventure, it also warns us that to be an authentic follower of Jesus involves rejecting the comfortable cross of contemporary Western Christianity. This is the only way to experience life to the full – which […]

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4.6
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Puzzling Questions

Puzzling Questions: A six-week course to explore life’s deeper issues

Paul Griffiths, Martin Robinson, Julie Kite, Monarch/lionhudson, 2012

What does it say on the tin?

The Puzzling Questions course is for those whose frame of reference simply doesn’t include anything about the Bible or the Christian faith. It provides a space where our friends can take time to explore some of life’s deeper questions, discover the issues that really concern them, develop their own spiritual vocabulary and connect with […]

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4
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Small Group Toolbox

Small Group Toolbox: Identity

Ron Kallmier, CWR, 2014

What does it say on the tin?

Who do you think you are? Our true identity in Christ is something that is to be greatly celebrated and valued. Yet if it is not intently explored and developed within us, our self-perception can become distorted – we lose sight of our remarkable identity as a child of God. In this insightful study guide, […]

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3.2
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Table Talk

Table Talk: a game of conversations

Various, including Paul Griffiths. www.table-talk.org. Date not available

What does it say on the tin?

Wouldn’t it be great to have meaningful conversations with our family and friends about the things that really matter in life? Wouldn’t it be great to get together around a table to talk, laugh, be understood and get to know another’s point of view? The aim of Table Talk is to provide a fun place […]

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3.8
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The Possible World

The Possible World: Practical ways to join in Jesus’ mission

Debbie James, CMS, 2013.

What does it say on the tin?

Is another world possible? One where strangers are welcomed, creation is valued, stuff is just stuff and justice is the norm? We say yes. Like the Old Testament prophets before him, Jesus presents his followers with a radical challenge about how to live in the present, as well as a transforming hope for the […]

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4.6
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Youth Emmaus

Youth Emmaus

Stephen Cottrell, Sue Mayfield, Tim Sledge, Tony Washington. CHP, 2003, 2nd impression 2013

What does it say on the tin?

Youth Emmaus helps young people aged between 11 and 16 to get to grips with the basics of the Christian faith.

What do you get?

Glossy A4 book and CD. 14 x 60-90 minute sessions. Three sections:

What Christians believe: God, Jesus, The Holy Spirit.
How Christians Grow: Prayer, The Bible, Church, The Eucharist, Becoming a Christian.
Living the […]

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4.4
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Youth Emmaus 2

Youth Emmaus 2

Dot Gosling, Sue Mayfield, Tim Sledge and Tony Washington, CHP, 2006

What does it say on the tin?

‘It’s a fourteen-session interactive discipleship course for young people, designed to help 11 to 16-year-olds integrate their faith into life and to equip them as worshippers and disciples.’

What do you get?

Glossy A4 leaders’ book. 14 sessions x 60-90 minutes. Two sections: Big Issues and Holy Spaces; CD-ROM with handouts, additional resources, Powerpoint presentation on […]

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4.6
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Are you ready

Are You Ready? Preparing young people to live their confirmation

Pete Maidment, SPCK, 2015

What does it say on the tin?

‘Are you about to teach your young people everything they need to know before they get confirmed? THEN STOP! Instead, why not help them to discover afresh what it means to follow Christ and to live out their confirmation? Are you Ready? is a learning resource with 19 tried-and-tested interactive sessions to help your […]

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3.4
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