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(in alphabetical order)
1984

1984

George Orwell- Paperback

$9.99

Satire on the possible horrors of a totalitarian regime in England in 1984.Big Brother is always watching...

American Buffalo

American Buffalo

Steven Rinella- Paperback

$18.00

Both a captivating narrative and a book of environmental and historical significance, "American Buffalo" is an adventurous, fascinating examination of an animal that has haunted the American imagination.

Animal Farm

Animal Farm

George Orwell- Paperback

$9.99

In this controversial classic fairy tale, a farm is taken over by its overworked, mistreated animals. With flaming idealism and stirring slogans, they set out to create a paradise of progress, justice, and equality, setting the stage for one of the most telling satiric fables ever penned.
 

Around the World on 50 Bucks

Around the World on 50 Bucks

Christopher Schact, Paperback

$17.99

More than a travel memoir, Schacht's tour-de-force coming-of-age-journey will make readers sit straight up and peer deeply into their own souls as they examine who they are, who they dream of becoming, and how they want to invest their lives.

The Big Woods

The Big Woods

William Faulkner- Paperback

$15.95

"The Bear", "The Old People", "A Bear Hunt", "Race at Morning"--some of Nobel Prize-winning author William Faulkner's most famous stories are collected in this volume--in which he observed, celebrated, and mourned the fragile otherness that is nature, as well as the cruelty and humanity of men.
 

The Case for Christ

The Case for Christ

Lee Strobel- Paperback

$19.99

With the dramatic scenario of an investigative journalist pursuing his leads, Lee Strobel uses his experience as a Chicago Tribune reporter to interview experts about the evidence for Christ from the fields of science, philosophy, and history.

Devotions from the Mountains

Devotions from the Mountains

Hardcover

$16.99

These inspirational, outdoor-inspired devotions will fill you with wonder at the majesty of the Lord as you enjoy the beautiful images of God’s creation. Start your year off right with daily scripture readings. This daily devotional can help.

The Final Day- John Matherson Novel #3

The Final Day- John Matherson Novel #3

William R. Forstchen, Paperback

$9.99

After defeating the designs of the alleged federal government, John Matherson and his community have returned their attention to restoring the technologies and social order that existed prior to the EMP (Electro-Magnetic Pulse) attack. The Constitution is no longer in effect, and what's left of the U.S. Army has been deployed to suppress rebellion in the remaining states. As the dubious Federal government increasingly curtails liberty and trades away sovereignty, it might just get exactly what it fears: revolution

Firmly Planted

Firmly Planted

Robby Gallatty- Paperback

$13.99

Are you one of the many Christians desiring a closer relationship with God but have no idea where to begin? Then this book is for you! In biblical, practical, and simple terms, Robby Gallaty shares a roadmap for spiritual maturity. The book addresses topics such as how you can be sure of your salvation, why your identity in Christ affects everything you do, how to overcome the three enemies that cripple a Christian's growth, a battle plan for gaining victory over temptation, and the indispensable spiritual discipline every believer must foster.

The Forgotten Jesus

The Forgotten Jesus

Robby Gallaty- Paperback

$17.99

Trading the popular, but inaccurate Western perspective of the Bible for the context in which Jesus actually ministered in 2000 years ago, author Robby Gallaty reveals the fascinating Hebraic culture, customs, and nuances many Christians have never experienced or learned about.

God, Nimrod, and the World

God, Nimrod, and the World

Bracy V. Hill & John B. White- Paperback

$40.00

God, Nimrod, and the World presents the perspectives of more than two-dozen authors on the controversial sport of hunting, surveying the relationship between the blood sport and the salvation religion of Christianity.

Heart of the Outdoors Bible- NIV

Heart of the Outdoors Bible- NIV

Paperback

$4.99

The NIV Heart of the Outdoors Bible is designed especially for hunting and fishing enthusiasts. This NIV compact Bible features the full-text of the New International Version with added color pages of adventure stories and photos focusing on Ed Weatherby, Kathy Butt, Jay Yelas and several other noted outdoor enthusiasts who share how to read God's Word, how to pray, and how Scripture has increased their love for the outdoors.

Heaven, So Near So Far

Heaven, So Near So Far

Colin Smith- Paperback

$8.99

Judas, who betrayed Jesus, and Peter, who denied Jesus, both hit a low point in their lives when it looked as if they were done with Jesus forever. Yet these men responded in very different ways. Judas separated from the other disciples and gave up on faith in Christ completely. Peter chose a different and a better path.
 

The Hidden Enemy

The Hidden Enemy

Michael Youssef- Paperback

$16.99

Youssef, popular teacher and Middle Eastern expert, explains in detail what's troubling today's world. He shows how to win the war against aggressive secularism, beat back the threat of radical Islam, and build a brighter future for this and the next generation.

How to Be a Perfect Christian

How to Be a Perfect Christian

The Babylon Bee- Hardcover

$19.99

Written in the trademark style of The Babylon Bee, this book humorously satirizes cultural Christianity while peppering in subtle challenges to the reader. Through humor and sarcasm (and a handy meter to rank your "holiness" as you progress through the book), readers will be called to find a more biblical understanding of the Christian faith, all while poking fun at the quirks of the modern, American Christian community.

Letters to the Church

Letters to the Church

Francis Chan- Paperback

$16.99

In his most powerful book yet, Pastor Francis Chan digs deep into biblical truths, reflections on his own failures and dreams, and stories of ordinary people God is using to change the world.

The Light in the Forest

The Light in the Forest

Conrad Richter- Paperback

$7.50

Returned to his white family, Indian captive John Cameron Butler wants to go back to his Indian family whom he respects and loves.

The Line Between

The Line Between

Tosca Lee, Paperback

$17.00

In this frighteningly believable thriller, an extinct disease re-emerges from the melting Alaskan permafrost and causes madness in its victims. For recent apocalyptic cult escapee Wynter Roth, it's the end she'd always been told was coming.

Love That Lasts

Love That Lasts

Jefferson & Alyssa Bethke- Paperback

$17.99

In Love That Lasts, New York Times bestselling author of Jesus > Religion Jefferson Bethke and his wife, Alyssa, expose the distorted views of love that permeate our culture and damage our hearts, minds, and souls.

Meat Eater

Meat Eater

Steven Rinella- Paperback

$18.00

Told through the lens of the author's experiences as a hunter, Meat Eater explores humanity's oldest pursuit and its relevance today.

NIV Listener's Bible

NIV Listener's Bible

Audio CD

$79.99

Read in a single voice with subtle background music, Max McLean's engaging but never over-dramatized style will bring God's Word to life during your devotion times, group Bible study, or during your weekday commute.

Not a Fan

Not a Fan

Kyle Idleman- Paperback

$17.99

If Jesus were to sit down with you right now and have a DTR (Define the Relationship) conversation, how would you respond? Not a Fan invites you to make Jesus not merely the object of your admiration, but the very center of your life.

One Second After- John Matherson Novel #1

One Second After- John Matherson Novel #1

William R. Forstchen, Paperback

$9.99

One man struggles to save his family and his small North Carolina town after America loses a war in one second, a war based upon an Electro Magnetic Pulse (EMP) weapon that will send America back to the Dark Ages.

One Year After- John Matherson Novel #2

One Year After- John Matherson Novel #2

William R. Forstchen, Paperback

$9.99

The follow up book to "One Second After". After months of suffering starvation, war, and countless deaths, the survivors of Black Mountain, North Carolina, are beginning to recover technology and supplies they had once taken for granted, like electricity, radio communications, and medications. When a "federal administrator" arrives in a nearby city, they dare to hope that a new national government is finally emerging.

One Year Bible- NLT

One Year Bible- NLT

Paperback

$18.99

A fresh new look makes this Bible all the more appealing as it guides readersthrough God's Word with daily readings from the Old Testament, New Testament, Psalms, and Proverbs.

Reading the Bible with Rabbi Jesus

Reading the Bible with Rabbi Jesus

Lois Tverberg- Hardcover

$21.99

Bestselling author and an expert in the Jewish context of Scripture illuminates the language, culture, and imagery of the Bible, revealing new insights and helping us grasp the perspective of its original audience.

Recovered

Recovered

Robby Gallaty, Paperback

$16.99

Pastor and author Robby Gallaty tells the story of how God radically saved him from a life of addiction and called him into a life of discipleship.

A Sand County Almanac

A Sand County Almanac

Aldo Leopold- Paperback

$7.99

First published in 1949, A Sand County Almanac combines some of the finest nature writing since Thoreau with an outspoken and highly ethical regard for America's relationship to the land.

A Single Light

A Single Light

Tosca Lee, Paperback

$17.00

The follow up book to "The Line Between", A Single Light continues the story of cult escapee, Wynter Roth. Six months after vanishing into an underground silo with sixty-one others, Wynter and Chase emerge to an altered world. There is no sign of Noah and the rest of the group that was supposed to greet them when they surfaced.

Start Here

Start Here

David Dwight & Nicole Eunice- Paperback

$7.99

What is the relationship between God, Jesus, and the Holy Spirit? Why does God want me to know him? Why Jesus? Start Here addresses your questions about faith in a straightforward, conversational style. Got questions? Start here.

The Story- NIV

The Story- NIV

Hardcover

$19.99

"The Story Bible" reveals the unfolding, grand narrative of the Scriptures. Using the clear, accessible text of the NIV, this rendering of the Bible allows its stories, poems, and teachings to come together in a single, compelling read.

Tanakh Jewish Bible

Tanakh Jewish Bible

JPS, Paperback

$24.95

Contains the Torah, Prophets (Nevi'im) and Writings (Kethubim)

Take Heart

Take Heart

Matt Chandler- Paperback

$12.99

In this stirring, passionate book, Chandler shows that Christian courage is needed like never before. He encourages believers not to be thwarted by fear, but to depend on God and have confidence that Christ will build his church, despite continual marginalization.

Walking in the Dust of Rabbi Jesus

Walking in the Dust of Rabbi Jesus

Lois Tverberg- Paperback

$15.99

Examining the words of Rabbi Jesus in the light of their Jewish context will provide a richer, deeper understanding of Jesus' ministry, compelling us to live differently, to become more Christ-like.

We Stood Upon Stars

We Stood Upon Stars

Roger Thompson- Paperback

$15.99

Entrepreneur and adventurer Roger Thompson sets out on a series of journeys to find freedom from the mundane, to encounter God, and to know himself more deeply as a father, a friend, and a husband.

When a Nation Forgets God

When a Nation Forgets God

Erwin W. Lutzer, Paperback

$10.99

Erwin W. Lutzer studies seven similarities between Nazi Germany and America today, cautioning us to respond accordingly. Engaging, well-researched, and easy to understand, it describes the messes of our nation's economy, legal pitfalls, propaganda, and more, all the while pointing to the God who always has a plan.

World War Z

World War Z

Max Brooks, Paperback

$17.00

Brooks, author of the straight-faced parody "The Zombie Survival Guide," tells the story of the world's desperate battle against the zombie threat with a series of first-person accounts by various characters around the world.


Music
The Altar and the Door

The Altar and the Door

Casting Crowns- CD

$13.99

Something Different

Something Different

Sidewalk Prophets- CD

$13.99