Books & DVDs on display on the Mobile Library trolley, 20 April 2014.
Jesus on Trial by James Montgomery Boice and Philip Graham Ryken. Providing crucial details about the law in Jesus‘ time ....... two respected pastors give careful attention to each stage of the judicial process Jesus endures. As you hear the evidence and weigh the testimony against him, you will ﬁnd yourself drawn into the role of a juror. A must read.
It is good to remember that Christ was born to die upon Calvary. The Christmas Baby is suitable for very young children with thick pages and pop-ups and the facts correctly recorded.
Jesus Enters Jerusalem a week before His cruciﬁxion. Children enjoy rhymes and Arch Books are all in rhyme form accompanied by full page colourful illustrations.
"Big Truths for Young Hearts by Bruce A. Ware is the same Theology 101 we learned growing up. It is a rich collection of truths that come straight from Scripture and answer questions about who God is, His work in the world, and the hope we can have through a relationship with Christ." - From the foreword by the author’s two daughters. Each of the 60 readings are short and will help every parent disciple their children to know their God. You will want to purchase a copy for your family.
DVD. You probably already know that George Washington Carver invented peanut butter. But did you know that he was one of the world’s foremost experts in horticulture? He almost single-handedly reinvented land management in the South (of the USA) following the ravages of too much cotton and tobacco farming. He was so brilliant that Henry Ford and Thomas Edison tried to hire him. You will see what God can do with one man committed to Him.
DVD. Would you believe that heat isn’t hot? Steel can ﬂoat in mid-air? And even the most solid substances aren’t really solid at all? In Facts of Faith you’ll watch one million volts of electricity blaze through a man’s body. And witness a whole series of sophisticated scientiﬁc experiments all designed to demonstrate some powerful spiritual truths, such as, what faith is and how you can have it. Moody Science Classics unfold the miracles of nature’s mysteries while showing how the wonders of Creation reveal the majesty of God.
Boys and girls need men and women of God to emulate. These two books by Irene Howat, Ten Boys Who Made History and Ten Girls Who Made a Difference, will inspire and challenge them to trust the Lord and to work hard. Samuel Rutherford showed people that love works better than fear. George Whiteﬁeld preached Salvation to thousands and saved the lives of children. Susanna
Wesley’s children changed their country. Inspiring lives!
Here are two more books of short biographies. Twelve Wonderful Women and Twelve Marvellous Men. As well as Christians you may have heard of there are ones you probably have not: Agnew Weston, the Sailors’ Friend; Pandita Ramabai of India; Charlotte Maria Tucker, an author who wrote Christian books for children, and then set out as a missionary to India at the age of 54. Then there is John Howard, the friend of the prisoner; Dr Baedeker, the Apostle to the Russians; Sir George Williams, the founder of the Y.M.C.A; and F. N. Carrington, the brewer who gave up ‘the trade’.
Regular attenders at Grace Bible Church are eligible to borrow from the mobile library (situated in the back paved area) after each Sunday morning service. Books and videos/DVDs can also be borrowed from the shelves in the hall and in the downstairs Sunday School room.
Each person is allowed 3 books for a month. Videos/DVDs (two per family) need to be returned the following Sunday. If you require an extension please speak to the person “manning” the mobile shelves.