Haugeanism (A Brief Sketch of the Movement and Some of Its Chief Exponents; BY M. O. Wee; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). "Haugeanism has maintained from the very first that every believer has the right publicly to testify concerning his faith, basing this contention on the teaching of the Word of God as to 'the universal priesthood of believers.' They had also demanded that this activity should be free within the congregation, that is, not under the control of the clerical office, but…

Haugeanism (A Brief Sketch of the Movement and Some of Its Chief Exponents; BY M. O. Wee; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). "Haugeanism has maintained from the very first that every believer has the right publicly to testify concerning his faith, basing this contention on the teaching of the Word of God as to 'the universal priesthood of believers.' They had also demanded that this activity should be free within the congregation, that is, not under the control of the clerical office, but…

Christians as Teachers (What Might It Look Like?; BY Geoff Beech; FOREWORD BY Bev Norsworthy; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). How does teaching Christianly differ from other forms of teaching? How might a Christian teach, in a biblical way, some commonplace set of facts from a mandated secular curriculum? This book considers what a biblical approach to teaching may involve as it emerges from a biblically grounded life and what that might look like in the classroom. Rather than speaking of...

Christians as Teachers (What Might It Look Like?; BY Geoff Beech; FOREWORD BY Bev Norsworthy; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). How does teaching Christianly differ from other forms of teaching? How might a Christian teach, in a biblical way, some commonplace set of facts from a mandated secular curriculum? This book considers what a biblical approach to teaching may involve as it emerges from a biblically grounded life and what that might look like in the classroom. Rather than speaking of...

Confessing the Faith Today (A Fresh Look at the Belgic Confession; BY Allan J. Janssen; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). With the understanding that confession is a witness to the gospel, Confessing the Faith Today investigates how a sixteenth-century Reformation confession, the Belgic Confession, can assist contemporary Christians testify to the truth of Gods gracious turn toward creation and do so in the context of the twenty-first century's competing claims. A close examination of the…

Confessing the Faith Today (A Fresh Look at the Belgic Confession; BY Allan J. Janssen; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). With the understanding that confession is a witness to the gospel, Confessing the Faith Today investigates how a sixteenth-century Reformation confession, the Belgic Confession, can assist contemporary Christians testify to the truth of Gods gracious turn toward creation and do so in the context of the twenty-first century's competing claims. A close examination of the…

The Development of the Church ("The Principle of Protestantism" and other Historical Writings of Philip Schaff; BY Philip Schaff; EDITED BY David R. Bains, Theodore Louis Trost; TRANSLATED BY John Williamson Nevin; FOREWORD BY Leigh Eric Schmidt; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). Philip Schaff, the founder of church history in America, was widely celebrated in his later career. Soon after his arrival from Germany, however, his Principle of Protestantism (1845) was stiffly denounced for its…

The Development of the Church ("The Principle of Protestantism" and other Historical Writings of Philip Schaff; BY Philip Schaff; EDITED BY David R. Bains, Theodore Louis Trost; TRANSLATED BY John Williamson Nevin; FOREWORD BY Leigh Eric Schmidt; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). Philip Schaff, the founder of church history in America, was widely celebrated in his later career. Soon after his arrival from Germany, however, his Principle of Protestantism (1845) was stiffly denounced for its…

Elements of Syriac Grammar by an Inductive Method (BY Robert Dick Wilson; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). This Syriac grammar was undertaken six years ago at the suggestion of Professor W. R. Harper, PhD. It is designed to do in a measure for the Syriac language that which Professor Harper's text-books have done for the Hebrew. In the orthography and etymology the author has sought to draw his illustrative examples, as far as possible, from the chrestomathy published in his Manual of Syriac.

Elements of Syriac Grammar by an Inductive Method (BY Robert Dick Wilson; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). This Syriac grammar was undertaken six years ago at the suggestion of Professor W. R. Harper, PhD. It is designed to do in a measure for the Syriac language that which Professor Harper's text-books have done for the Hebrew. In the orthography and etymology the author has sought to draw his illustrative examples, as far as possible, from the chrestomathy published in his Manual of Syriac.

The Goodness of God (Theology, the Church, and Social Order; BY D. Stephen Long; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). Stephen Long opens his erudite discussion of theology and ethics with the insistence that moral critique must emerge from a particular location, rather than from the fluid values of any "neutral" observer. Long sets out to put theology and ethics--as well as the church--in proper relation to one another. Ethics must be based in theology, not the other way around. Our "finite...

The Goodness of God (Theology, the Church, and Social Order; BY D. Stephen Long; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). Stephen Long opens his erudite discussion of theology and ethics with the insistence that moral critique must emerge from a particular location, rather than from the fluid values of any "neutral" observer. Long sets out to put theology and ethics--as well as the church--in proper relation to one another. Ethics must be based in theology, not the other way around. Our "finite...

THE SCATTERING (Imagining a Church that Connects Faith and Life; by Dwight L. DuBois; foreword by Craig L. Nessan; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). Imagine being able to connect everything you do in life with God's dream of shalom. Imagine all God's people seeing their family responsibilities, work, and community involvement as ministry. Imagine congregations that equip and empower people for ministry--not just in the church, but in all they do. Imagine leaders and members finding a renewed…

THE SCATTERING (Imagining a Church that Connects Faith and Life; by Dwight L. DuBois; foreword by Craig L. Nessan; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). Imagine being able to connect everything you do in life with God's dream of shalom. Imagine all God's people seeing their family responsibilities, work, and community involvement as ministry. Imagine congregations that equip and empower people for ministry--not just in the church, but in all they do. Imagine leaders and members finding a renewed…

Covenant Theology (A Reformed Baptist Perspective; BY Phillip D. R. Griffiths; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). God has always dealt with his people through the covenant. Yet, in spite of this, it is a teaching that is all too often neglected. Many Baptists don't know why they are Baptist. If questioned they are most likely to respond by alluding to the mode of baptism rather than its underlying theology. This book seeks to remedy this. It is accessible to the average Christian in the pew…

Covenant Theology (A Reformed Baptist Perspective; BY Phillip D. R. Griffiths; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). God has always dealt with his people through the covenant. Yet, in spite of this, it is a teaching that is all too often neglected. Many Baptists don't know why they are Baptist. If questioned they are most likely to respond by alluding to the mode of baptism rather than its underlying theology. This book seeks to remedy this. It is accessible to the average Christian in the pew…

The Jewish Concern for the Church (How Far Have We Drifted from the One New Humanity the Apostles Envisioned?; EDITED BY Christine Graef; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). The voices of Messianic rabbis and believers have been collected in this volume to share concerns about the gap that remains between Jews and the church. For the past fifteen centuries, the church has been predominantly Gentile. Jews of faith were not considered Jews, but as "converted." Today, as Messianic congregations…

The Jewish Concern for the Church (How Far Have We Drifted from the One New Humanity the Apostles Envisioned?; EDITED BY Christine Graef; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). The voices of Messianic rabbis and believers have been collected in this volume to share concerns about the gap that remains between Jews and the church. For the past fifteen centuries, the church has been predominantly Gentile. Jews of faith were not considered Jews, but as "converted." Today, as Messianic congregations…

Faith, Freedom, and the Future (Challenges for the 21st Century; BY Michael Nazir-Ali; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). With unique insight and wisdom, Bishop Michael Nazir-Ali surveys the current challenges facing today's church and provides a compelling hope-filled vision of what a living Christian faith, and its comprehensive outworking, can offer society today. Bishop Michael boldly tackles a range of pressing and controversial issues with astute scholarship and understanding--including…

Faith, Freedom, and the Future (Challenges for the 21st Century; BY Michael Nazir-Ali; Imprint: Wipf and Stock). With unique insight and wisdom, Bishop Michael Nazir-Ali surveys the current challenges facing today's church and provides a compelling hope-filled vision of what a living Christian faith, and its comprehensive outworking, can offer society today. Bishop Michael boldly tackles a range of pressing and controversial issues with astute scholarship and understanding--including…

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