The Weekly Hit List: June 7, 2013

On Gods SideJim Wallis, author of On God’s Side, wrote “10 Decisions You Can Make to Change the World.”

“The common good and the quality of our life together will finally be determined by the personal decisions we all make. The ‘commons’ — those places where we come together as neighbors and citizens to share public space — will never be better than the quality of human life, or the human flourishing, in our own lives and households.

“Here are ten personal decisions you can make to help foster the common good.”

Read the full list here.



Quick Hits:

Nicole Baker Fulgham, author of Educating All God’s Children, spoke at Redeemer Presbyterian Church in NYC on “Educational Equality: A Faithful Perspective.”

The Evolution of Adam by Peter Enns was recommended by Hector Avalos for Ames Tribune.

Leviticus (BTCB) by Ephraim Radner was recommended by Crux Books.


Brazos Blog Summer Reading Giveaway Winner:

Congratulations to Mark Lentz! He won five books as part of the Brazos Blog Summer Reading giveaway:

 On God’s Side by Jim Wallis
 Educating All God’s Children by Nicole Baker Fulgham
 Of Games and God by Kevin Schut
 A Public Faith by Miroslav Volf
 A Hobbit Journey by Matthew Dickerson

Keep checking back for our next giveaway.


Ebook Specials and Other Offers:

June ebook specials are currently running for multiple Brazos Press and Baker Academic titles. All of these are at least 60% off.

Reclaiming the Body by Joel Shuman and Brian Volck M.D.
From Homer to Harry Potter by Matthew Dickerson and David O’Hara
Conversations with Poppi about God by Robert W. Jenson and Solveig Lucia Gold
Understanding Paul by Stephen Westerholm
What Christians Believe about the Bible 
by Don Thorsen and Keith Reeves