My Summer Reading List

My Summer Reading List

Bishop James Swanson recommends these books for summer reading. All but one will be discounted by 25 percent, June 12 through July 31, at Cokesbury Bookstore of Johnson City or Knoxville.

  • Cultivating Christian Community, by Thomas R. Hawkins
  • United Methodist Beliefs: A Brief Introduction, by William H. Willimon
  • Five Practices of Fruitful Congregations, by Robert Schnase
  • Three Simple Rules: A Wesleyan Way of Living, by Rueben P. Job
  • The New Pastor's Guide to Leading Worship, by Barbara Day Miller
  • 7 Myths of the United Methodist Church, by Craig Kennet Miller
  • The Confessions of Three Ebony Bishops, by Edsel A. Ammons, Ernest S. Lyght, and Jonathan D. Keaton*
* Not eligible for discount

For more information, e-mail the Knoxville store or Johnson City store. Three Simple Rules is also available at bulk discount; for 10-20 copies, 10 percent; 21-50 copies, 20 percent; 51-99 copies, 25 percent; 100+ copies, 30 percent.