Gilead Books Publishing

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We are an independent print and e-book publisher with a particular focus on first-time authors.

Specialists in Christian and theology titles.

As a family run business we offer excellent professional yet personal customer service.

We welcome manuscript submissions and enjoy working with authors to publish their work.

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A Disreputable Priest: Being Gay in Anti-Gay Cultures
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,390. Language: British English. Published: May 10, 2015 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Relationships
As a gay Anglican priest struggling with ‘coming out’ Ian has been well place to support people who are different – whether in sexuality or ethnicity – from the prevailing culture around them.
Studies On The Bible And Same-Sex Relationships Since 2003
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,500. Language: British English. Published: March 16, 2015 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Relationships, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Ethics
This report, produced on behalf of the Church of England Evangelical Council, provides a detailed survey of studies on the Bible and same-sex relationships that have been produced since 2003 by both revisionist and traditionalist scholars. It then undertakes an evaluation of these studies.
Studies On The Bible And Same-Sex Relationships Since 2003: Summary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,340. Language: British English. Published: March 16, 2015 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Relationships, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / General
A new report, produced on behalf of the Church of England Evangelical Council, provides a detailed survey of studies on the Bible and same-sex relationships that have been produced since 2003 by both revisionist and traditionalist scholars. This summary contains the text of the final chapter of the main report, which evaluates the material the report has looked at.
Love Across Latitudes: A Workbook on Cross-cultural Marriage
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,060. Language: British English. Published: March 4, 2015 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Love & Marriage, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Marriage
Text, Stories and Questions for Consideration for those who choose a life partner coming from a culture or social grouping other than their own.
Questioned Christian: 30 poems
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions
I pray that you will find something good and challenging in this hodgepodge of a collection of poems. I hope that as you read them, somehow you may encounter the presence of the One who loves us and gave his life for us and sends us out to let the world in on what we've got.
Before Luke: A Search for the Original Christian Gospel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,900. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2014 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Criticism & Interpretation / New Testament, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Jesus, the Gospels & Acts
In parallel with his Johannine studies Michael undertook a study of the 3 Synoptic Gospels. Together these twin studies show that the essential core of our 4 gospels is the work of eyewitnesses to Jesus’ ministry. They also shed light upon the development of the Christian Fellowship in the pre Pauline era and the trauma of the Jewish revolt against Roman tyranny.
Being Sent: Jonah’s Mission, God’s Mission, Our Mission
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,770. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Old Testament, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions
Reflecting on the first eighteen months of Pioneer Ministry in a commuter suburb of Telford, Tim found the book of Jonah to be a rich mine of raw materials. In Being Sent we are invited to join Tim in pondering Jonah’s mission, in order that we might better understand God's heart for mission and so hear our own call more clearly and respond to it more obediently.
Re:Union A Contemporary Journey In Christian Mysticism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,200. Language: British English. Published: May 29, 2014 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
Many people are experiencing dynamic encounters with God which, although prevalent in scripture, revival history and the mystical tradition, are often not commonplace in contemporary Western Christianity. Re:Union encourages us into a tangible relationship with Jesus and affirm His invitation to enjoy unbroken heavenly union with God as a daily reality.
Musings Over A Mop Bucket: Owning The Music In Local Church Worship
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,870. Language: British English. Published: May 20, 2014 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Rituals & Practice / Worship & Liturgy
In Musings Over A Mop Bucket Philip McKenning explores, in 20 short chapters, some practical and theoretical suggestions of how to create an authentic music setting for the local church.
Start a New Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: British English. Published: May 7, 2014 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Evangelism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
‘If only one could have two lives: the first, in which to make one’s mistakes…and the second in which to profit by them.’ (D.H. Lawrence) ‘This little booklet, filled with the hope and love of Christ, reminds us that it is never too late to start a new life; and then to be changed and renewed daily by the Holy Spirit.’ Dr John Sentamu, Archbishop of York
Me, God and Prozac: Tools for tough times
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,390. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth, Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
This is the story of one woman’s struggle to find normality and happiness while fighting the demons of the past. It is the story of God’s work in Dorothy, allowing her both the sadness and privilege of wading through the marshlands of depression in order to find a way not just to keep from sinking, but to live on the higher ground where she can feel secure and happy.
Awesome Voices: God working through ordained women today
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,510. Language: British English. Published: January 16, 2014 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Adult, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / Leadership
This book is for all who want to hear the story of AWESOME and what God has been doing through the ministry of evangelical women. It is also for women—and men—who are wondering if God might be calling them to ordained ministry.
Born For You: Meditations for Advent and Christmas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,470. Language: British English. Published: October 1, 2013 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Meditations / New Testament, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
Born For You takes us back to Bethlehem to experience with new immediacy the sights, smells, turbulent events and emotions affecting ordinary people.
If Only I Knew: Walking Toward Christian Maturity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: British English. Published: September 2, 2013 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
As a young man in the Christian faith Peter had many questions but was unable to find people with any answers. As he walked with God and grew in faith he realised that the knowledge this journey gave him, in later life, would have been really useful to him when he was younger. With this insight he might have matured earlier!
Holding our breath: One family’s account of daily life in Zimbabwe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
They are a husband and wife, from Zimbabwe. She has battled to provide for her family throughout the political turmoil that has ravaged their country and their home under Robert Mugabe’s rule. But through it all, they have clung to their Christian faith – together. This book is made up of frank, sometimes heartbreaking and often uplifting extracts taken from a two–year long blog.
When You Are Dying: A Personal Exploration of Life, Suffering, and Belief
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,850. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Death, Grief, Bereavement
This moving book was written with great difficulty by an Anglican priest with motor neurone disease at the end of his life, and its ruthless honesty is challenging and compelling. It will be helpful to many who face life-shortening illnesses themselves or in those they love. This book is a thoughtful reflection on the encounter with dying and death and the issues they raise about faith in God.
The Impossible: Tracking Luke's Gospel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,170. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Jesus, the Gospels & Acts, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / New Testament
The Impossible uses Luke’s gospel to follow one man who made it possible for us to know God. We are invited to join Jesus as he journeys to his destiny at Jerusalem where the impossible was achieved. On the way we meet fellow-travellers with the same questions and confusions that we have.
Smack Heads and Fat Cats
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,070. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Evangelism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Missions
Smack Heads and Fat Cats is a gripping challenge to love people who are not yet followers of Christ and to give them an opportunity to experience what it means to be a Christian. It is a call to engage in the adventure of being the good news. Written in three parts it outlines: a vision for evangelism; a biblical mandate for why we should be good news; and how we can do evangelism.
Our Inheritance of Faith: A Commentary on the Thirty Nine Articles
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 215,690. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Anglican, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Episcopalian
'…magisterial overview of the Thirty Nine Articles…a treasury of both historical and theological learning. This volume will take its place in a distinguished succession of commentaries on the Articles across the centuries, and will provide great stimulus and nourishment for all students of Anglican identity.' Lord Williams of Oystermouth, Master of Magdalene College Cambridge
Come, See This Man: Meditations for Lent and Easter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,930. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Meditations / New Testament, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Come, See This Man is an invitation to encounter Jesus through the first hand experiences of people who have been challenged, redeemed, healed and restored into wholeness in Christ.
The Bad Samaritan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,210. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Jesus, the Gospels & Acts, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
The Bad Samaritan follows Jesus throughout his time on earth and delves into the conversations he had with people he met along the way – people just like us. In this short book we see Jesus answering questions about issues such as religion and morality, suffering and failure, faith and forgiveness.
Be Filled With The Spirit
Series: Help for the journey.... Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: British English. Published: June 9, 2012 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
This short book shows how we can all obey God's command to be filled with the Holy Spirit and so enjoy the full blessing and power of God in our lives.
Handmade By God: Freedom from anorexia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Women’s Issues
21 year old Heidi shares her story of how she was healed of Anorexia. She reflects on bible verses that helped her to realise that her identity and value comes from the fact that we are handmade by God and not from the distorted self image eating disorders create.
Big Hearted
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,470. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / Evangelism, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity / Baptist
This book is for anyone whose heart longs to share Jesus with others, but whose head has warned ‘don’t’ . Chris and Simon show us how we can have a creative partnership with God, using the gifts we have already, to be effective big-hearted missionaries right where we are. The Revd Kathryn Morgan, Mission Advisor Baptist Union
WHEN YOU ARE DYING: A Personal Exploration of Life, Suffering and Belief, ADDITIONAL CHAPTERS
Price: Free! Words: 40,760. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
‘This book is a thoughtful reflection on the encounter with dying and death and the issues they raise about faith in God. I strongly recommend it for personal and group reflection.’ Kenneth Leech
Releasing The Ministry Of All God's People: A holistic Spirit-led model
Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Churches often try but struggle to bring others into a shared ministry. Using Ken Wilber’s insight that human experience shows itself in four distinct yet interrelated areas, this model will be of value to church leaders and to anyone with a desire to liberate the ministry of the whole church.
Jehovah Rapha: God Who Heals
Series: Help for the journey.... Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,240. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2010 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
In this second book of the series, David Watson shows us how healing is both a sign of God’s power among us and of his kingdom here on earth. He gives practical, biblical teaching on healing as well as personal testimony to a God who heals, but not always in the ways we ask.
Just being honest: Reflections on trying to be Christian
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,040. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
An honest search for an authentic faith, this book is the author’s reflection on his spiritual journey and an encouragement for young people to be real about their struggles and questions.
Christians, Justice and Tibet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,330. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2010 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Tibet is a casualty of a repressive regime with blindspots big enough to swallow a whole culture. John Scawen writes passionately of the importance of standing for the weak against the strongest and most overpowering odds imaginable.
I Know Where I'm Going
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
What is life really all about? So many people today feel that their lives have little or no ultimate purpose. The world seems hard and cruel. Life seems terribly cheap. In this short booklet, David Watson explains how we can know God is with us, and experience direction and purpose in our lives.
Living Faith: Lessons from Abraham
Series: Help for the journey.... Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2010 by Gilead Books Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
This first book in the series looks at Abraham’s own journey of faith, and we are encouraged to have faith in God’s promises even through difficult times. David Watson knew difficulty in his own life but he also knew great blessing. In this book he urges us to keep believing God’s promises, to wait patiently for his blessing and to live with confidence that God will do what he has promised.


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