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Intro to Philosophy

The Little Logic Book

The Little Logic Book, Intro to Philosophy, Lee Hardy, Rebecca K. DeYoung, Calvin College Press, Philosophy, modes of reasoningFor a small price tag The Little Logic Book provides clear introductions to the modes of reasoning your students will encounter in their course readings and discussions--deductive, inductive, analogical, modal, counterfactual, causal, and probabalistic; it includes a discussion of scientific inference and a substantial chapter on the ethics of argumentation; throughout The Little Logic Book gives a balanced treatment of religious beliefs in the examples and exercises. Visit the LLB page for more information.

Study Abroad and Short-term Missions

There and Back: Living and Learning Abroad

There and Back, study abroad, off-campus programs, Donald G. DeGraaf, Calvin College PressThere and Back is designed for each step of the study-abroad experience. It encourages students to think deeply about the challenges they will encounter, to document their growth, and to explore, affirm, and expand their faith. Featuring blog posts from fromer students, There and Back offers a virtual companion to help students become pilgrims rather than tourists.

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Spiritual Formation and Discipleship

Discipleship in the Present Tense

James K. A. Smith, Calvin College Press, Jamie Smith, Discipleship in the Present TenseIn this accessible, insightful book, noted Christian scholar and award-winning author James K. A. Smith gathers together a range of his writing for popular audiences.  Working at the intersection of faith and culture, past and present, church and world, Smith offers both incisive cultural criticism and winsome articulation of a robust Christian faith in our "secular age."

Discipleship in the Present Tense is avalaible in both print and ebook formats. Find more information here.

Worship Planning

Worship in the Joy of the Lord

Chip Stam, John D. Witvliet, Calvin Institute of Christian Worship, CICW, Calvin College Press"From Aristotle to Wesley, and everybody in between and before and aft er, Chip Stam has done us the irreplaceable service of gathering worship quotes so that we can drink from the wisdom of the ages and ponder the saints’ insights. These extracts are gems that I will treasure and continue to apply to the Church and her worship. I love this book!" — Marva J. Dawn, Christians Equipped for Ministry

Worship in the Joy of the Lord is available in both print and ebook formats. Learn more.

 

 

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Coming Soon

David I. Smith and Pennylyn Dykstra-Pruim

Available June 2016

American Roots, James D. Bratt, Calvin Shorts, Calvin College Press, Calvin CollegeJames D. Bratt

Available Summer 2016

Emerging Adulthood and Faith, Jonathan P Hill, Calvin College Press, Calvin Shorts

Jonathan P. Hill

Print: $7.99
ebook: $2.99

The Church and Religious Persecution,  Kevin R. den Dulk, Robert J. Joustra, Calvin Shorts, Calvin College Press

 

Kevin R. den Dulk and Robert Joustra

Print: $7.99
ebook: $2.99

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