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Forward Movement’s Holiday Gift Guide

This holiday season, give the gift of learning and spiritual connection with Forward Movement books. We’ve put together a set of curated recommendations for the disciples, evangelists, and book lovers in your life.

The impact of your gift stretches farther when you purchase directly from Forward Movement. Each purchase supports our ministry to provide free books and devotionals to prisons, nursing homes, hospitals, and military bases. Order today – and see more of our bestselling books – at

For a friend who wants to pray, but doesn’t know where to start:

Invite your loved one into a rhythm of prayer with the beautiful, lightweight Hour by Hour. Or share the wisdom of a new writer each month – delivered to your doorstep throughout the year – with a subscription to our beloved devotional Forward Day By Day.

For anyone looking to deepen their spiritual life:

The Way of Love is a wonderful jump-start for spiritual reflection, giving you space to write your own thoughts in the pages. Seek and You Will Find offers a dozen different practices of prayer – which one will speak to you in the New Year?

For the new or longtime Episcopalian in your life:

Our bestselling volumes Walk in Love and Inwardly Digest are perfect for new church members or for anyone looking to deepen their understanding of our tradition.

For those who love beautiful ways to pray:

Even the person who has many prayer books already will be enchanted by our new Gift Edition of the Book of Common Prayer. The BCP Gift Edition has red-letter rubrics, elegant leather, and gold edging. Another beautiful favorite from our collection is Saint Augustine’s Prayer Book. This small volume can help you begin and continue a holy habit of prayer.

Three new titles available for pre-order

Forward Movement announces three new titles available for pre-order

Three new highly anticipated titles are now available for pre-order from Forward Movement. All three will be released in September 2022. Pre-orders will ship in late August.

Cover art for The Unjust StewardThe Unjust Steward: Wealth, Poverty, and the Church Today, by Miguel Escobar, explores the challenges of wealth and poverty, from the beginnings of Christianity to the church today.

$25 each
ON SALE: $22 direct from Forward Movement
Bulk: $16 each for 5-9 copies  |  $14 each for 10+ copies

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Cover art for Vital Signs of FaithVital Signs of Faith: Finding Health In Your Spiritual Life, by Kate Moorehead Carroll, helps disciples cultivate and nourish their faith through four vital signs: God, Give, Grow, and Group.

$18 each
Bulk: $15 each for 5+ copies

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Cover art for The Book of Common PrayerThe Book of Common Prayer: Gift Edition is a new deluxe edition of The Book of Common Prayer, featuring a leather cover, gilded edges, and six satin ribbons. This edition includes the Revised Common Lectionary, and red text for all rubrics, principal feasts, and holy days, make this a unique edition.

$55 each

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Inspiring disciples and empowering evangelists around the globe every day, Forward Movement has been producing excellent, innovative resources to encourage spiritual growth in individuals and congregations for more than eighty years.