Library News & Resources
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We are located in the LOUNGE and directly under the large KPC LIBRARY letters. You can't miss it!
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Browse over 500 books and films in our online catalogue at LibraryThing!
How do I use this catalogue thing?
- Have a specific item in mind? Search by keyword:
- Visit the KPC Library online catalogue.
- In the top-right corner, there is a box with the text: "Search this library".
- Enter a subject or author name, such as "New Christians" or "Sallie McFague".
- Browse the results!
- No clue on what to read or watch? Try browsing the tags:
- Visit the KPC Library online catalogue.
- At the top of the page, click on "Tags".
How do I borrow items?
- Remove item(s) from shelf.
- Look for the blue Library Sign-Out binder on the table nearby.
- Fill in your information: name, date, phone number, item title(s).
- One month later: return items to the designated box on the table, and sign your return date in the blue Library Sign-Out binder.
- Alternatively: arrange a date and time with the Librarian for pick-up.
How do I donate items?
We accept books (fiction, non-fiction, study guides, devotionals, etc) and films (DVDs and VHS). Please leave all donations in the box labeled DONATIONS at the KPC Library, located inside the Lounge. The Librarian will review the items according to the Policy. Items will either be catalogued and made available on our shelves OR donated to Regent College, Union Gospel Mission, or another charity of our choice. We thank you for your contributions!
Alternatively, you can make item suggestions to the Librarian.
AUGUST 2018 NEW ITEMS
(arranged alphabetically by title)
- The Cost of Discipleship by Dietrich Bonhoeffer
- The Last Word and the Word After That: A Tale of Faith, Doubt, and a New Kind of Christianity (BOOK 3) by Brian D. McLaren
- A New Kind of Christian: A Tale of Two Friends on a Spiritual Journey (BOOK 1) by Brian D. McLaren
- The Story We Find Ourselves In: Further Adventures of a New Kind of Christian (BOOK 2) by Brian D. McLaren **please note: we have another copy of this book with a different cover**
- Surprised by Laughter: The Comic World of C.S. Lewis by Terry Lindvall
- Reading the Historical Books: A Student's Guide to Engaging the Biblical Text by Patricia Dutcher-Walls (a.k.a KPC's guest preacher on July 15th 2018)
- Mary: Seeing God through the Eyes of a Mother (Drawn In Bible Study) by Eugene H. Peterson **please note: don't colour directly in this book---make photocopies instead!**
- The Bible: The Epic Miniseries (2013-present)
- Courageous (2011)
- Facing the Giants (Version française incluse) (2006)
- Friends and Heroes: Long Journey (2007)
- God's Not Dead (2014)
- Hermie & Friends: Buzby the Misbehaving Bee (2005)
- Hermie & Friends: I Will Tell the Truth and Be Careful What I Say (2012)
- Love's Enduring Promise: From the Love Comes Softly Series [FULLSCREEN] - 2nd film in the series
- Love’s Everlasting Courage: From the Love Comes Softly Series - 10th film in the series, prequel
- Love Finds a Home: From the Love Comes Softly Series [WIDESCREEN] - 8th film in the series
- Love’s Long Journey: From the Love Comes Softly Series - 3rd film in the series
- Love's Unfolding Dream: From the Love Comes Softly Series [WIDESCREEN] - 6th film in the series
- Ben-Hur (1959)
- The Bible...In The Beginning (1997)
- Bill & Gloria Gaither Present: A Billy Graham Music Homecoming (Volume One)
- Bonhoeffer: Pastor, Nazi Resistor, Martyr
- Chariots of Fire (1981)
- Encounter: Paradise Lost
- Gaither Gospel Series: Alaskan Homecoming – Live from the Gaither Alaskan Cruise
- Gaither Gospel Series: Because He Lives – The Songs of Bill & Gloria Gaither
- Gaither Gospel Series: Church in the Wildwood (Cherished Hymns with Bill & Gloria Gaither and their Homecoming Friends)
- Gaither Gospel Series: Bill & Gloria Gaither present Revival with Their Homecoming Friends
- Gaither Gospel Series: Gaither Homecoming Celebration!
- Gaither Gospel Series: Harmony in the Heartland (with Bill & Gloria Gaither and their Homecoming Friends)
- Gaither Gospel Series: Hawaiian Homecoming (The Gaither Vocal Band and Friends...from Maui)
- Gaither Gospel Series: Hymns with Bill & Gloria Gaither and their Homecoming Friends
- Gaither Gospel Series: Irish Homecoming (with Bill & Gloria Gaither and their Homecoming Friends)
- Gaither Gospel Series: Joy in the Camp (Bill & Gloria Gaither and their Homecoming Friends)
- Gaither Gospel Series: Joy to the World
- Gaither Gospel Series: Whispering Hope (with Bill & Gloria Gaither and their Homecoming Friends)
- The Greatest Story Ever Told (1996)
- Jesus of Nazareth (1977)
- Joseph (1995)
- Land of the Seven Churches, 2 Volumes (2004)
- The Miracle Maker: The Story of Jesus (2000)
- Moses (1995)
- Still Moving: Women's Missionary Society
- The Ten Commandments (1989)
- Where Jesus Walked: A Video Journey Through Bethlehem, Nazareth, Jericho, Capernaum & Jerusalem
THANK YOU TO EVERYONE FOR THEIR WONDERFUL SUPPORT WHETHER IT'S THROUGH DONATIONS, SUGGESTIONS, OR SIMPLY BROWSING OUR SHELVES.
- One by Kathryn Otoshi
- The Singing Thing: A Case for Congregational Song by John L. Bell
- Searching for Sunday: Loving, Leaving, and Finding the Church by Rachel Held Evans
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
- Poetry (both explicitly and non-explicitly Christian OK--as long as it conveys Christian values)
- British Columbian Aboriginal history & literature, particularly on spirituality
Check out the new BiblesCanada online store at https://biblescanada.com/. The website relaunched on February 1st 2018 and underwent redesign for smoother access. There are products available for adults, youth, and children in over 100 languages.
Need church supplies like communion cups? Looking for a specific study guide? Wanting the perfect piece of art? Check out these local Christian stores:
- Gospel Bookstore (福音書房)
- 5783 West Blvd, Vancouver, BC V6M 3W8
- Phone: 604-266-0275
- Regent Bookstore
- 5800 University Blvd., Vancouver, B.C. V6T 2E4
- Phone: 604-228-1820
- Wood Lake Publishing
- 485 Beaver Lake Rd, Kelowna, BC V4V 1S5
- Phone: 250-766-2778
Got questions or concerns about the KPC Library? Email the current librarian: arknomax[at]gmail.com
Page last updated: Monday, September 24th 2018