Search

Browse By Author

Author List

MUP Catalogs

MUP Book Awards

MUP Book Awards

Become a Donor

Become a Donor
Displaying 1 - 8 of 8 results
 
A Joyful Passion for Teaching
By author: Al Stramiello   Edited by: Mary Willingham, Carl A. Martray
Product Code: P344
ISBN: 9780865549975
Product Format: Paperback
Availability: In stock
Price: $25.00
Dedication, compassion, and commitment are common threads that weave their way through the pages of A Joyful Passion for Teaching. This compelling series of essays represents a wide array of teaching experiences and backgrounds of teachers in the trenches. The question of "Why does one teach" is explored in a heartfelt and meaningful way by each of the authors.

Baptist Democracy, A: Separating God and Caesar in the Land of the Free
By author: Lee Canipe
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Product Code: P427
ISBN: 9780881462395
Product Format: Paperback
Availability: In stock
Price: $27.00
In this book, Canipe traces the rise of Baptist democracy as reflected in the work of three prominent leaders who made significant contributions to Baptist life between 1900 and 1925. Celebrating the harmony between the principles of their church and the ideals of their state, these three Baptists eloquently articulated what, by the turn of the twentieth-century, had become an article of faith for many of their fellow Baptists: What American democracy is to worldly government, Baptist principles are to religion—God’s chosen way for humanity.

Gladly Learn, Gladly Teach : Living Out One's Calling In The Twenty-First Century Academy
Product Code: P309
ISBN: 9780865549654
Product Format: Paperback
Availability: Not currently available. (Backorder policy)
Price: $25.00
These essays address the relationship of faith and learning at a Baptist institution and come from scholars in a wide variety of fields: theology, law, literature, political science, education, and philosophy. They not only affirm the need for a clear theological vision on which to base institutional and pedagogical planning; they also stress the importance of diversity, pluralism, and true academic freedom.

Jesse Mercer's Pulpit : Preaching in a Community of Faith And Learning
Product Code: P358
ISBN: 9780881460438
Product Format: Paperback
Availability: In stock
Price: $20.00
This book is a collection of sermons by Mercer University faculty and staff preached during University Worship between 2001 and 2005. The sermons engage the ways we encounter God in our daily lives.

The Axioms of Religion
By author: C. Douglas Weaver
Publisher: Mercer University Press
Product Code: P392
ISBN: 9780881461640
Product Format: Paperback
Availability: In stock
Price: $32.00
Most observers consider E. Y. Mullins, president of Southern Baptist Theological Seminary from 1899 to 1928, to be the most influential Southern Baptist theologian and denominational leader of the twentieth century. His book, The Axioms of Religion (1908) is considered his most-creative and most-enduring work. The book was received as virtual orthodoxy by Baptists around the world. Complete with a critical introduction, this volume sets a new standard in Mullins study and in the study of Baptist history by restoring Mullins to his rightful place.

The Baptist Summit at Mercer University : 19-20 January 2006, Three Addresses
Product Code: P363
ISBN: 9780881460612
Product Format: Paperback
Availability: Not currently available. (Backorder policy)
Price: $10.00
In December 2005, Mercer University and the Georgia Baptist Convention ended their 173-year affiliation. A meeting of more than 150 church leaders from across the country to explore ways to maintain and broaden Mercer’s Identity as a free Baptist institution serving Baptists not only in Georgia, but around the world.

The Courage Factor : A Collection of Presidential Essays
Product Code: H671
ISBN: 9780865549869
Product Format: Hardback
Availability: In stock
Price: $25.00
This remarkable collection of essays spans more than twenty-five years as president of Mercer University. As such, they form a corpus of thought by a university president who believes that the university can and does have a role in shaping culture and society, and is a leading factor in the architecture of our future.

The Stem of Jesse : The Costs of Community at a 1960's Southern School
By author: Will D. Campbell
Product Code: P242
ISBN: 9780865548565
Product Format: Paperback
Availability: In stock
Price: $20.00