Australian Pentecostal Studies Supplementary Series


Supplementary Series Titles

VOLUME 1 Pellegrini: An Italian Protestant Community in Sydney, 1958-1998 by Mark Hutchinson.


VOLUME 2 Them, Us & Me: How the Old Testament Speaks to People Today by Jacqueline Grey.

Them, Us & Me book coverThis book offers a fresh approach to helping the reader read and understand the Old Testament. The first section provides simple keys to discover the Old Testament. It teaches the reader about the cultural world of ancient Israel and draws connections between Jesus' fulfilment of Old Testament prophecies and the relevance of that to contemporary life. The second section presents an inspiring overview of the significant events in the Old Testament.


Them Us & Me is available through:

Alphacrucis College reception,

Koorong and

Amazon.


VOLUME 3 Raising Women Leaders: Perspectives on Liberating Women in Pentecostal and Charismatic Contexts edited by Shane Clifton and Jacqueline Grey.

Raising Women Leaders book coverThis book is driven by a passion to reclaim the Pentecostal/charismatic tradition of empowering women. It brings together the expertise of authors from various scholarly disciplines, exegetes, theologians, historians & philosophers, along with leadership theorists & practitioners, all from diverse denominational backgrounds. Together, they share the belief that the gospel facilitates liberation from oppression & encourages all people, women & men alike, to flourish in life & ministry.

Raising Women Leaders is available through:

Alphacrucis College reception,

Koorong and

Amazon Kindle ebooks.


VOLUME 4 P.S. I'm Single: Reflections on Singleness edited by Lily A. Arasaratnam.

P.S. I'm Single book coverP.S. I'm Single: Reflections on Singleness offers a welcome alternative to anyone who is looking for something different from the generic brand of books on singleness. Based on the personal and professional perspectives of five single persons ranging in ages from late 20s to mid 50s, this book discusses the subject of singleness from Biblical, theological, pastoral, and socio-cultural perspectives. With astute wit and lived realism, the authors explore the hard questions about being a single person in today's society and offer refreshing new perspectives on the experience of singleness.

P.S. I'm Single is available through:

Alphacrucis College reception,

Koorong and

Amazon Kindle ebooks.


VOLUME 5 Our College: A History of the National College of Australian Christian Churches (Assemblies of God in Australia) by Denise A. Austin.

AC Our CollegeOur College, Drawn from firsthand interviews and rare historical documents, Associate Professor Denise Austin’s Our College is a colourful and inspiring history of Alphacrucis College.

Since its inception in 1937, Australian Christian Churches (Assemblies of God in Australia) has transformed from a small, fragmented sect, into a substantial denomination with far-reaching impact. This book reveals that as its national training institution, Alphacrucis College (formerly Commonwealth Bible College then Southern Cross College), has been integral to the unity, vitality and growth of the movement. The college became a greenhouse for church planters and missionaries, as Pentecostal alumni took the lead in renewal and visionary faith. Innovation and growth have become hallmark features of Alphacrucis College and its graduates continue to play a leading role in impacting Australia and changing the world.

Our College is available through:

Alphacrucis College reception,