Parenting Books – a curated list

Are you looking for a curated list of great parenting resources? Here’s an excellent one provided by Parent Cue – a Christian parenting resource site. Parenting doesn’t come with set manuals, but that doesn’t mean there are great resources available. Some of these are available in WPA’s church lending library. Click the link for the … Read more

Pentecostal Prophets: Experience in Old Testament Perspective

Stephen Barkley has written a wonderful book regarding the prophetic. This book can be found in WPA’s Lending Library or purchased online. Prophets come in many varieties–ecstatic worshipers, inspired preachers, social justice advocates, and even political pundits. Their messages vary accordingly. The purpose of this book is to dig beneath the message to understand the … Read more

Hearing God’s Voice

Based on classic Experiencing God principles, Hearing God’s Voice is for those who are ready to listen. Beloved author Henry Blackaby and his son Richard help those who are listening to discern the voice of God, to identify ways He speaks, and to respond to revelations of His will. God speaks to individuals in ways … Read more

Letters to a Birmingham Jail

More than fifty years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. wrote his Letter from a Birmingham Jail. Much has transpired in the half-century since, and progress has been made in the issues that were close to Dr. King’s heart. Thankfully, the burning crosses, biting police dogs, and angry mobs of that day are long gone. … Read more

One Blood

The racial reconciliation of our churches and nation won’t be done with big campaigns or through mass media. It will come one loving, sacrificial relationship at a time. The gospel and all that it encompasses has always traveled best relationally. We have much to learn from each other and each have unique poverties that can … Read more

Help me if you can: Coping with life-threatening situations

Dr. Bill Webster’s latest 184 page book designed to assist family’s and individuals coping with life threatening situations. Packed with understanding and practical suggestions, including the need for professional services,legal and financial planning, and funeral arrangements.

When Is Tomorrow? A devotional for Caregivers

The idea for When is Tomorrow? This book came from Nancy’s experiences dealing with her mother who suffered from dementia. Nancy kept a diary and realized that it would, one day, make for a great devotional for caregivers.

The Fierce Goodbye: Hope in the wake of suicide

One December day, the daughter-in-law of Lloyd and Gwendolyn Carr shot herself. Like any suicide, this one left a family with immense pain and many questions. But unlike most families surviving a suicide, this one included a trained biblical scholar and a sensitive poet. Besides facing and attempting to deal with the unavoidable grief, Lloyd … Read more