It has been a very busy time ordering books for the 2nd semester and processing large incoming shipments. In all this busyness I ordered 40 X 1&2 Thessalonians by Richard Mayhue. I can’t find any backorder related to this, so I suspect this is a typo – 40 instead of 4 copies! If no-one claims this order, we will offer a special discount to those who wish to buy this for a group study: if you order more than 10 copies, you can have these at R80 each instead of R95.
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Stock-take closure: Augustine Bookroom is closed for Stock-take on saturday, 2rd June whille Good Neighbours will remain open. On Monday and Tuesday, Good Neighbours will be closed for counting, while Augustine remains open.
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Youth/Young Adults Rally and Day Seminar:
Mark Chanski (from Harbor Church, USA) will be giving a message entitled “A Passion for Christ” on Friday evening, 6th July 2018 , at 18:30. All high school youth as well as young adults are invited to join together for some fun, fellowship and heart warming ministry.
On Saturday, 7th July , Pastor Chanski will be leading a seminar entitled “God’s Man, God’s Woman”. This is a critical subject which will focus on the need for godly men and women in our churches. This is not to be missed. Refreshments will be provided. This seminar will start at 8:30am and finish at 12pm.
The venue for both the Friday evening rally and Saturday seminar will be at Bethany
Baptist Church, 99 Napier Street, Lyttelton, Centurion. Please email the church office to let us know if you and others will be attending. The email address is email@example.com and the office telephone number is 012 664 5794
(Tues–Friday from 8:30am to 1pm).
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New from Banner:
John G Paton, Missionary to the cannibals of the South seas by Paul Schlehlein. Paperback; 186pp; R60.
Marching to Zion, Ancient psalms for Modern Pilgrims by Rhett O Dodson. From the back cover: This is a great read of unusual quality for its clarity, shrewd insights and practical, pastoral stimulus. Hardcover; 255pp; R115.
The Doctor who Became a Preacher by Rebecca Van Doodewaard. A new title in the banner boardbook series. 16pp; R55.
Some Pastors and Teachers, Reflecting a biblical vision of what every minister is called to be by Sinclair Ferguson. Hardcover; 800pp; R185.
Sermons on 1 Timothy by John Calvin. Translated by Robert White. Hardcover; 834pp; R195.
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Other new titles:
Tree of Life Version: This version is produced by the Messianic Jewish and Christian scholars and listed as ‘an authentic Jewish translation of Holy Scripture’. It features the Jewish order of the OT, the Jewish name of the messiah, Yeshua and Hebrew transliterated terms such as shalom, shofar and shabbat. The reason we have bought this is because of the very reasonable price. We have the personal size, giant print hardcover version for only R90 because they forgot to include one of the advertised glossaries at the back of the book!
Celtic Hymns. This is a DVD of hymns with scenes of Ireland, scriptures, meditations and prayers. R30.
How to Live a Life of Prayer, Classic Christian writers on the divine privilege of prayer. Selections from Wesley, Bounds, Murray and Gordon. Paperback; 190pp; R75.
Discipleship, What it truly means to be a Christian by A W Tozer. Paperback; 150pp; R120.
The Essential Jonathan Edwards, A introduction of the life and teaching of America’s greatest theologian by Owen Strachan & Douglas A Sweeney. Paperback; 437pp; R195.
The Chronicles of Narnia Box set by C S Lewis. We have always stoked the seven titles of the Narnia series individually, but they are now available in a box set for R235.
Little Pilgrim’s Progress Colouring Book. Marianne Swanepoel translated Helen Taylor’s Little Pilgrim’s Progress into Afrikaans (Klein Pelgrim se Reis – R125) and produced a colouring book to go with it (Klein Pelgrim Inkleurboek – R80). She has now produced a colouring book combined with a parent manual (Klein Pelgrim Inleurboek met Handleiding – R125) and the colouring book is now available with English notes – R80. All the Afrikaans titles are available at Augustine and the English colouring book is available at both shops.