On any given day in any given year, many of us could use encouragement when it comes to seeking God’s presence in our workplaces. Even if we’re fortunate enough to work in a job we love, we all experience burnout every now and then. We hit a wall where we lose some of our enthusiasm … Continue reading Workplace Discipleship 101: A Call to Imitate God at Work
By Patricia Anders, Editorial Director, Hendrickson Publishers The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands.Day after day they pour forth speech; night after night they reveal knowledge.They have no speech, they use no words; no sound is heard from them.Yet their voice goes out into all the earth, their words to the ends of the world. … Continue reading Ecology and the Bible: Loving the Planet by Loving God and Neighbor
There is no doubt that 2020 has been a year filled with so many disappointments and unforeseen events. The amount of deaths, political unrest, social injustices, and not to mention the COVID-19 pandemic truly has thrown a wrench into 2020. With church shut downs and attendance reaching an all time low, it is not surprising … Continue reading 7 Ways to Encourage Your Pastor In 2020
We have a NEW book coming out this October! Workplace Discipleship 101: A Primer, by David W. Gill, contains encouragement and practical advice for Christians who are serious about living out their faith in their daily work lives. This book is packed with simple, practical suggestions organized in an intuitive format with straightforward language. Answering questions … Continue reading Practical Tips for Following Jesus at Work: A Q&A with Author David Gill
Have you ever heard of Burger King's tagline? "Have it your way." That does sound appealing, doesn't it? With burgers grilling and fries sizzling, it really does make you feel like a king! And though that might be a great marketing strategy for a fast-food franchise, this type of thinking does much more harm than … Continue reading Giving Thanks for a Perfectly Imperfect Life: Living Life God’s Way
About the Series: Edinburgh Companions to Global Christianity Series The “Edinburgh Companions to Global Christianity Series” is a comprehensive series that covers key facts and analyses on various regions around the world regarding the Christian faith. It offers reliable demographic information and original interpretative essays by indigenous scholars and practitioners, and is considered to be … Continue reading Book Review: Christianity in North Africa and West Asia
We are pleased to announce we have a new book coming from beloved author Michele Howe titled, Deliver Us! This book was originally going to be published later this year, but we felt it was right to push it forward due to the world's current shared crisis of COVID-19. This pandemic was a huge surprise … Continue reading Finding Hope in the Psalms During COVID-19: A Q&A with Michele Howe, the Author of “Deliver Us”
By Meg Rusick, Marketing & Communications Manager Looking to the Past As we approach our American Thanksgiving, I’m reminded of those who struggled in the past to ensure our religious freedom to celebrate national holidays. Before the first New England colonists even shared a meal with their Native American neighbors in the early seventeenth century, … Continue reading 5 Quotes about Peace, Grace, and Thanksgiving from the English Puritans
We are pleased to announce that our new book, A Book-by-Book Guide to Septuagint Vocabulary (Hendrickson), is releasing in the coming weeks. It is currently on pre-order sale for 50% off as well!
What Is It?
This book fills an important gap in the market by providing a tool to help those reading the Septuagint “get up the learning curve” with Septuagint vocabulary. Surprisingly, there’s no comparable resource out there in an accessible form.
The book consists of 28 chapters that present vocabulary lists for specific sections of the Septuagint corpus. Within each chapter, vocabulary is arranged according to frequency for that section of the Septuagint, which allows users to focus on the most important words (by frequency) within sections of most importance to them. Each list consists of twenty words, which we deemed to be an ideal size for memorization. And each chapter includes enough lists (typically over a…
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By Meg Rusick, Marketing & Communications Manager Even for those who know ancient Hebrew well, the book of Proverbs can be a difficult one to read. Its short and pithy sayings are at best mysterious, and at worst confusing. It doesn’t always seem to follow a logical stream of consciousness, and at times seems to … Continue reading 4 Tips for Reading the Book of Proverbs in Biblical Hebrew