This week's book giveaway is in the OCPJP forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA/OCP Java SE 7 Programmer I & II Study Guide and have Kathy Sierra & Bert Bates on-line! See this thread for details.
The best way to start jsf is Eclipse Europa. Using my given URL, you can configure the JSF jar file with Eclispe and develope the simple example. Given URL is in video format, it will guide you to configure JSF and build the example.