BakerBooks Spring 2016 by Baker Publishing Group

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january date discover and courageously pursue your calling yy a social entrepreneur pastor and career coach helps readers discover and embrace the life they were meant to live yy land of a thousand hills is a multimillion dollar coffee company known for promoting social spiritual and economic justice among farmers in rwanda yy provides a living wage to over 2,500 farmers and has over 60 independent and affiliated cafes throughout the us yy author has appeared on cnn and fox news and in christianity today and has spoken at q catalyst exponential story velocity ignite collyde and orange conferences a lmost anyone you asked would say that they want to do work that matters yet just one third of christians feel called to the work they currently do others may feel a sense of calling but lack either the courage or the supportive community to carry it out but if god created each of us on purpose for a purpose we should be ordering our lives around that purpose jonathan d golden founder of

february god’s promises in a convenient pocket size yy carefully organized promises based on the hebrew names of god yy includes thousands of promises recorded in scripture yy encouragement for daily challenges yy compact handy size fits in pocket or purse g od makes many promises to his people in the pages of scripture and one of the most powerful testimonies to his faithfulness in keeping those promises are the names he gives himself or those his people bestow upon him in this pocket-sized book the hebrew transliterations of the many names of god have been highlighted in the biblical text offering readers a portable reminder of god’s promises of protection salvation and guidance organized by the names of god and by topic for easy reference the kjv names of god bible promise book vital information available february 16 $5.99 978-0-8010-0540-4 also available kjv book of bible promises 978-0-8010-1678-3 blue imitation leather 4 x 6¼ 160 pages case quantity 80 ebook

february date excerpt “sounds to me like you’re having a problem with your clutch,” fred suggested “i thought you said that you fixed the clutch.” now dusty was really confused “on your t-bird i did but i’m referring to your work the clutch as you well know provides the linkage between the engine and the transmission which ultimately provides power to the drive shaft when the clutch is engaged the power produced by the engine is harnessed and transferred to the drive shaft to produce motion you literally cannot ‘get things into gear’ when the clutch is malfunctioning as i said you have a clutch problem—at work “the condition of the clutch determines how much discretionary effort your people are willing to put forth it reflects the level of loyalty passion and enthusiasm your team members bring to the endeavor in the final analysis the clutch will determine momentum and levels of performance.” “so

february april date focused biblical scholarship to teach the text effectively yy innovative and concise bible commentary series for pastors focuses on the material that is most helpful for preaching and teaching the text yy the best of evangelical biblical scholarship yy five features help pastors teach the bible more effectively big idea key themes understanding the text teaching the text and illustrating the text yy each unit includes full-color illustrations maps and photos to illuminate the text t o craft informed sermons pastors scour commentaries that often deal more with minutia than the main point or they turn to devotional commentaries which may contain exegetical weaknesses the teach the text commentary series bridges this gap by utilizing the best of biblical scholarship and providing the information a pastor needs to communicate the text effectively by concentrating each carefully selected preaching unit into six pages of focused commentary each volume in this series

march wandering a discipline to be practiced yy writing is provocatively honest and transparent yy readers find answers for why they wander and comfort in knowing that wandering is an essential component of faith yy author is a national speaker and writer t hrough every turn of the biblical story god’s people are a wandering people when they are rescued from slavery in egypt god sends them into the desert where they wander for a generation jesus and his disciples wander from town to town in fact some of god’s most important truths are imparted to people with dusty feet as they travel on the road with his trademark thoughtful introspection a j swoboda boldly suggests that wandering is not an absence of faith but a central component of faith in the dusty ones he leads the restless the frustrated and the curious on a spiritual journey to uncover the answers to questions like • do i wander because i’m failing or because god has left me • is the desert

march date excerpt in the last couple of decades there has been a surge of interest in the afterlife historically when life gets hard and uncertain and dangerous people tend to give more thought to life beyond this life when life is hard down here we tend to wonder what’s up there unless your head is buried in the sand you can’t possibly believe we are living in utopian conditions in spite of all our advances every day we see and hear about people who are killed by disease weather terror accidents crime and natural disaster every single day we are confronted with our mortality and so we wonder we wonder what happens to us after we die do we just cease to exist or somehow do we actually live on past the grave unlike math or science there is no empirical evidence of heaven there is no equation that proves its existence you can’t put it in a test tube or place it under a microscope so how do we know what’s true is there anybody we can go to that is a

march date live with intention direction and purpose in every area of life yy hyatt is a new york times bestselling author with a large and active following including 500k monthly unique visitors to 222k blog subscribers 240k twitter followers yy harkavy is the founder and ceo of building champions inc and a highly sought after executive coach who has worked with such companies as chick-fil-a pfizer infineum morgan stanley and merrill lynch yy provides a proven step-bystep guide to creating a life plan and making it happen e ach of us has but one life to live on this earth what we do with it is our choice are we drifting through it as spectators reacting to our circumstances when necessary and wondering just how we got to this point anyway or are we directing it maximizing the joy and potential of every day living with a purpose or mission in mind too many of us are doing the former—and our lives are slipping away one day at a time but what if we treated life

march a simple and effective approach to managing money and life yy author is a certified financial planner practitioner who blogs regularly for forbes time money and cnbc yy featured in the wall street journal, the new york times u.s news world report kiplinger’s personal finance and money magazine yy author makes regular tv appearances on networks such as cnbc pbs fox and abc w hen it comes to money management most of us take a handsoff approach because we’re just not confident that we have the know-how needed but personal finance is actually more personal than it is finance tim maurer has made a career out of distilling complex financial concepts into understandable doable actions in this eminently practical book he shows readers how to • better understand their values and goals in order to simplify their money decisions • budget major expenses intelligently • reduce and eliminate debt • make vital decisions on home auto and life

march your children still need you yy gives parents hope for passing along their faith to their children yy draws on sociological research scripture developmental resources and best practices for understanding teens and faith yy author leads a campus ministry that reaches more than 32,000 students on more than 115 college campuses i t has long been said that once kids are in high school and college they are beyond the influence of their parents this pervasive cultural myth is not supported by research biblical teaching or even anecdotal accounts yet because of it many christian parents live in silent angst about the faith of their older and adult children thinking they can no longer do anything to shape their kids’ spiritual and life decisions drawing on sociological research and scripture dan dupee shows parents that it is not too late—and in fact these turbulent years of transitioning into adulthood are a time when their kids may need their guidance the most he shows

april date eat smart think smart yy first christian neuroscientific book on healthy thinking and eating for better mind soul and body yy more than 100,000 copies of switch on your brain sold in the first year yy author is an active speaker and host of tbn’s switch on your brain program and is a repeat guest on joyce meyer’s show and life today with james robison yy provides readers with a 21-day practical plan to thinking and eating better s cience is beginning to understand that our thinking has a deep and complicated relationship with our eating our thoughts before during and after eating profoundly impact our food choices our digestive health our brain health and more yet most of us give very little thought to our food beyond taste and basic nutritional content in this revolutionary book dr caroline leaf packs an incredible amount of information that will change readers’ eating and thinking habits for the better rather than getting caught up in whether we

april changing teens’ if only regrets to what if possibilities yy new york times bestselling author of the circle maker and the grave robber joins forces with his son parker to bring the message of if to teens yy shows teens that god is for them—all the time in every way possible yy unpacks the promises of romans 8 for teens t he word if is a powerful little word some people are stuck in if only trudging through lives marked with regret but god wants us to live lives marked with possibilities with the what if attitude that looks forward to the future with confidence why because the answer to “if god is for us who can be against us?” is “no one.” god is always on our side every day in every way young people especially need to hear this life-changing message of hope and freedom from mark batterson and his son parker with his trademark enthusiasm and contagious joy batterson helps teens and young adults overcome those feelings of guilt fear and doubt