John Goldingay's reliable and clear guide places the books of the Bibe in their times and settings and lays out a memorable pattern for understanding the Bible as the story of God and his people, the word of God to his people, and the people's response to God.

Here are three complete sessions and a treasure trove of ideas for Lent, Holy Week, and Easter. Jane Leadbetter's new book in the Messy Church Series helps you bring together people of all ages and stages of faith for an experience of creativity, celebration, and hospitality.

By Matt Meyer

What exactly is Lent?

With 20 million college students in our nation and thousands of campuses unreached, there's a huge need. We can be a part of changing that. Do you want to be a part of it too?
By Kale Uzzle

Over the years, the Lord has done a lot of work in my heart to help me better love my family, dysfunctions and all. Here are a few practices I have found helpful along the way.

Spiritual director (and former InterVarsity staff member) Alice Fryling introduces the Enneagram with questions and meditations to lead you into deeper self-awareness. You'll learn how you can experience God's love more abundantly and extend God's grace to others more fully.

Jon Huckins and Jer Swigart, cofounders of the Global Immersion Project, offer a theologically compelling, richly personal, and intensely practical set of tools to equip you to join God in the restoration of broken relationships, unjust systems, and global conflicts.

A little curiosity is essential to growth. In this engaging and interactive book, pastor and spiritual director Casey Tygrett explores the benefits of a healthy curiosity in our spiritual lives.

Randolph Richards and Joseph Dodson offer a concise overview, warning of common pitfalls and highlighting the wisdom of veteran scholars.

Tim Holmes works with students at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York City.