Devotionals

While it is currently popular (and rightly so) to emphasize the community aspect of Christianity and the primacy of the Church, there is a deeply personal element to our faith that we can’t afford to ignore. Christ brings us into His body as individuals, and it is our responsibility to cultivate our personal relationship with Him for the benefit of the Church and of ourselves.

Christ Himself prayed alone often, and the tradition of holy men and women throughout Church history has promoted and practiced the habit. David prayed privately and read the Word of God, Daniel prayed in secret, Jesus tells us to worship the Father in ways no one else can see. This isn’t so we can hide our faith, but so that we can strengthen it without displaying false piety.

There is a public and private element to every relationship, especially intimate ones. If we are Christ’s bride, there is a social aspect and a private, intimate aspect to our relationship with Him. Cultivation of the intimate element requires self-discipline, but the closer one becomes to Christ the less this seems like “spiritual discipline” and the more it becomes in every sense “true spirituality.”

The practices of prayer, reading and meditating on the Scripture, fasting, self-control and various other disciplines have always been the collective cornerstone of Christian devotion. While some of these may come more naturally to certain people, all of them are important and beneficial, and all of them should be pursued by all Christians.

The books we offer focus primarily on the positive angle as opposed to the negative (“this is how to pursue spiritual discipline” rather than “this is really hard if not impossible, but you should try anyway”). In many ways these are foundational to everything we stand for at Exodus, since this is not merely a possible educational route, it is an integral part of our life as believers.

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101 Hymn Stories
by Kenneth Osbeck
from Kregel Publications
for 6th-12th grade
in History of Hymns (Location: C06-03F)
101 More Hymn Stories
by Kenneth Osbeck
from Kregel Publications
for 6th-12th grade
in History of Hymns (Location: C06-03F)
All Things For Good
by Thomas Watson
from Banner of Truth Trust
in Puritan Writings (Location: C03-03C)
Arrow Pointing to Heaven
by James Bryan Smith
Revised from B&H Books
for 10th-Adult
in Biographies (Location: A12-01A)
Ascent of Mount Carmel
by St. John of the Cross
from Dover Publications
for 10th-Adult
in Medieval Literature (Location: CLT-MED)
Bartholomew's Passage
by Arnold Ytreeide
from Kregel Publications
for 4th-6th grade
in Christmas & Advent (Location: APO-02B)
Bible Indexing Tabs
for Adult
in Devotional Resources (Location: C07-01C)
Bible Indexing Tabs
for Adult
in Devotional Resources (Location: C07-01C)
Bible Marking Kit
from G T Luscombe
for 9th-Adult
in Devotional Resources (Location: C07-01C)
Bible Marking Kit
from G T Luscombe
for 9th-Adult
in Devotional Resources (Location: C07-01C)
Bible Marking Kit
from G T Luscombe
for 9th-Adult
in Devotional Resources (Location: C07-01C)
Big Beliefs!
by David R. Helm, ed.
from P&R Publishing
for All ages
in Devotionals (Location: C07-01D)
Bless the Lord, O My Soul - Coloring Devotional
by Christian Art Publishers (Compilation)
from Christian Art Publishers
for 7th-Adult
in Devotionals (Location: C07-01D)
Christian in Complete Armour - 3 Volume Set
by William Gurnall
from Banner of Truth Trust
for Adult
in Puritan Writings (Location: C03-03C)
Christian in Complete Armour Volume 1
by William Gurnall
Abridged from Banner of Truth Trust
in Puritan Writings (Location: C03-03C)
Christian in Complete Armour Volume 2
by William Gurnall
Abridged from Banner of Truth Trust
in Puritan Writings (Location: C03-03C)
Christian in Complete Armour Volume 3
by William Gurnall
Abridged from Banner of Truth Trust
in Puritan Writings (Location: C03-03C)
Christian's Secret of a Happy Life
by Hannah Whitall Smith
from Moody Press
in Devotionals (Location: C07-01D)
Comforting Hearts, Teaching Minds
by Starr Meade
from P&R Publishing
for Adult
in Family Worship (Location: C07-01E)
Communion With God
by John Owen
from Banner of Truth Trust
in Puritan Writings (Location: C03-03C)
Courage to Stand
by Philip Graham Ryken
from P&R Publishing
for Adult
in Presuppositional Apologetics (Location: C04-03D)
Eco Highlighter - 6 Pack with Wooden Sharpener
for 5th-Adult
in Devotional Resources (Location: C07-01C)
Eco Highlighter - Blue
for 5th-Adult
in Devotional Resources (Location: C07-01C)
Eco Highlighter - Green
for 5th-Adult
in Devotional Resources (Location: C07-01C)
Eco Highlighter - Orange
for 5th-Adult
in Devotional Resources (Location: C07-01C)
Eco Highlighter - Pink
for 5th-Adult
in Devotional Resources (Location: C07-01C)
Eco Highlighter - Purple
for 5th-Adult
in Devotional Resources (Location: C07-01C)
Eco Highlighter - Yellow
for 5th-Adult
in Devotional Resources (Location: C07-01C)
Edges of His Ways
by Amy Carmichael
from Christian Literature Crusade
for Adult
in Devotionals (Location: C07-01D)
ESV Scripture Journal - Joy
from Crossway Books
for 6th-Adult
in Devotional Resources (Location: C07-01C)
ESV Scripture Journal - Love
from Crossway Books
for 6th-Adult
in Devotional Resources (Location: C07-01C)
ESV Scripture Journal - Peace
from Crossway Books
for 6th-Adult
in Devotional Resources (Location: C07-01C)
Everyday Battles
by Bob Schultz
from Boulder Creek Books
for 10th-Adult
in Raising Sons (Location: C02-03A)
Family Worship Book
by Terry L. Johnson
from Christian Focus Publications
for 11th-Adult
in Family Worship (Location: C07-01E)
Free Grace and Dying Love
by Susannah Spurgeon, Charles Ray
from Banner of Truth Trust
for Adult
in Devotionals (Location: C07-01D)
Get Your Story Straight
by Kristen Hatton
1st edition from New Growth Press
for 8th-12th grade
in Growing Up Christian (Location: C03-03B)
Heart Aflame
by John Calvin
from P&R Publishing
in Devotionals (Location: C07-01D)
Heart of the Matter
by Nancy B. Winter
from New Growth Press
for Adult
in Devotionals (Location: C07-01D)
Jesus Calling
by Sarah Young
from Thomas Nelson Publishers
for Adult
in Devotionals (Location: C07-01D)
Live Free - Craft God's Word in Your Heart Through Creative Expression
Clr Csm from Bethany House
for 7th-Adult
in Adult Coloring Books (Location: ACB)
Live Like a Jesus Freak
by dc Talk
from Bethany House
for 5th-8th grade
in Devotionals (Location: C07-01D)
Memorize His Word
V2.1 from Memorize His Word
for 4th-Adult
Method for Prayer
by Matthew Henry
from Christian Focus Publications
in Prayer (Location: C07-01B)
Mission Accomplished
by Scott James
from New Growth Press
for All ages
in Easter & Lent (Location: APO-02A)
Morning and Evening
by Charles H. Spurgeon & Alistair Begg
2nd edition from Crossway Books
Devotional Material for 9th-Adult
in Devotionals (Location: C07-01D)
Mystery of Providence
by John Flavel
from Banner of Truth Trust
for Adult
in Puritan Writings (Location: C03-03C)
New Morning Mercies
by Paul David Tripp
1st edition from Crossway Books
for 11th-Adult
in Devotionals (Location: C07-01D)
Operation World
by Patrick Johnstone
7th edition from InterVarsity Press
for 9th-Adult
in Prayer (Location: C07-01B)
Pilgrim's Progress - Study Guide
by Maureen L. Bradley
from P&R Publishing
for 9th-Adult
in British Literature Curriculum (Location: B18-13A)
Prayer
by John Bunyan
from Banner of Truth Trust
in Puritan Writings (Location: C03-03C)
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