Use Your First Pres Free Library
Check out the resources available at your church library!
First Pres church library (over 1300 listings) provides resources for Bible study, church educational programs, personal study, spiritual growth and enjoyment. This library offers books and other media for all ages most with a Christian, Reformed perspective not always found in the public library.
The main library is located next to the coatroom on the first floor. WIFI is available. The children’s library has been moved to the second floor, just off the elevator, near the children’s classrooms.
A full listing of the library catalog is available on the library desk. The library is open during regular office hours and on Sunday.
Newly acquired entries are:
Jesus Through Middle Eastern Eyes: Cultural Studies in the Gospels by Kenneth E. Bailey
Beyond Tolerance: Searching for Interfaith Understanding in America by Gustav Niebuhr
When Someone Dies: A Practical Guide to the Logistics of Death by Scott Smith
A Funny Thing Happened on My Way to the Dementia Ward: Memoir of a Male CNA by Charles Schoenfield
The Meaning of Mary Magdalene: Rediscovering the Woman at the Heart of Christianity by Cynthia Bourgeault
DVD lectures from The Great Courses:
The Dead Sea Scrolls- Gary Rendsburg
The Old Testament – Amy-Jill Levine
The New Testament – Bart D. Ehrman