Posted in November 2008

Leicester: One Year On

This weekend marks one year since the news broke of SPCK/SSG Leicester’s independence under a new name, Christian Resources:      Announcement from St Paul’s Church, Oadby (8/11/2007).   Blog Post from Dave Walker (8/11/2007)   Leicester SPCK goes independent (The Bookseller, 15/11/2007) Congratulations to Peter Hebden and his team on making it this far: here’s wishing them every success for the future! I invited … Continue reading

STL: Back Online but not Back Up to Speed

It’s been an interesting couple of weeks for those of us who’ve become used to checking STL’s stock availability and ordering online: the website was taken out of commission back on Thursday October 23rd for an IT systems upgrade over the following weekend. If things had gone according to plan disruption to service would have … Continue reading

Running Around the World?

Thanks to David Woollin of Evangelical Press for this extract from John Keddie’s diary as he makes his way around the world promoting his biography of Eric Liddell, Running the Race (9780852346655, £8.95). As you read the book you feel you are right in the thick of the action. I ended the book breathless at his amazing achievements … Continue reading

Which Bible?

An enquiry received this week: Hi I have as many have heard that the Bible is a great story book to read.  I have no religious belief but would like to try reading it.  Could you please suggest the best version to read in this fashion? Any help you can offer is greatly appreciated Thanks … Continue reading