Wednesday, February 21, 2018


Learn more about Paul who, though he persecuted the early followers of Jesus, is considered a founder of Christianity, continuing Jesus’s mission of inaugurating the Kingdom of God on earth. To aid your study, the Parish Book Store has In Search of Paul: How Jesus’s Apostle Opposed Rome’s Empire with God’s Kingdom, Reinventing Paul, and What Paul Meant (a New York Times Bestseller). 

Wednesday, February 14, 2018


How will you add to your spiritual life during Lent?  Daily devotions, Bible study, prayer, a bit of this and that?  The Parish Book Store has resources to aide your Lenten discipline. Among our titles are The Path: A Journey Through the Bible, Ashes and the Phoenix: Meditations for the Season of Lent, Home Heart Spirit: Family Prayers and Activities for Lent, and What We Do in Lent: A Child’s Activity Book.  We have other titles as well.  Come in and find what speaks to you.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018


Love is in the air and everywhere at the Parish Book Store.  Come in and select from our Valentine cards, books and gifts, especially our new hand-crafted jewelry, felted soaps and shawls. 

Wednesday, January 31, 2018


February—pick your reason for reading: winter, African-American History month, Valentines, Lent.  We have books to fit every reason, from novels to carry you away from the cold to spiritual devotions that prepare you for Easter.  Come in & see what we have. (The Book Group will discuss Accidental Saints by Nadia Bolz-Weber February 25. We have 1 copy left, but can order more!)

Wednesday, January 24, 2018


Teaching children to pray can be a challenge. We have a number of resources to help from books of prayers to prayer “dice” –roll and the prayer that comes up on top is the one for the meal or the evening.  Come in and see what else we have to help you guide your children or grandchildren on their faith journey. And don’t forget our sale of Christmas/Advent items will be over soon.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018


Valentine’s Day is not far off.  “Candy maybe dandy,”but books last much longer!  Celebrate with a special book from The Parish Book Store. Among our titles are The Berenstain Bears Valentine Love Bug with stickers, Happy Valentine’s Day Curious George, The Biggest Kiss and Pete the Cat Valentine’s Day is Cool with stickers and cards.  We have additional titles for all ages!  Come in and while you are here, peruse our sale items.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018


Only 6 boxes left of Toffee to Go.  Buy one (or 2) for your Valentine.  If you are not sure you can be trusted not to eat it all before Valentine’s Day, never fear!  Toffee to Go can be frozen for up to a year (and thawed and refrozen) without damage to its delicious goodness.  While you are here,  take advantage of low prices on Christmas and Advent items and selected cards and nightlights at our "Clean Sweep Sale;" plus your copy of Accidental Saints, the next selection of the Book Store Book Group.