Category Archives: Books

Book Collection

What will you read in 2017?  Here is a collection of favorite books from some other bloggers to give you some ideas. My Top Books of 2016 – Tim Challies 10 Favorite Reads of 2016 – Trevin Wax My Top … Continue reading

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Book Look: What The Bible Really Teaches About Homosexuality

Kevin DeYoung’s new book What The Bible Really Teaches About Homosexuality is a short, yet incredibly helpful, book written for Christians to better understand the Bible’s teaching on homosexuality. In a world opposing, ridiculing, and often attacking the Scripture’s teachings, … Continue reading

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The Discipline of Giving

The Men’s Discipleship Group at my church went through R. Kent Hughes book, Disciplines of a Godly Man this past year. It was a good study. One discipline Hughes focused on was giving. He calls for a disciplined understanding of … Continue reading

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Book Look: Crazy Busy

I like Kevin DeYoung.  I’ve heard him speak, been to his church for a conference, and read a few of his books.  So when I was offered the opportunity to get a free digital copy of his new book, Crazy … Continue reading

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Book Look: John Newton

I recently read John Newton: From Disgrace to Amazing Grace by Jonathan Aitken.  It was an enjoyable and easy to read look at Newton’s life.  Aitken takes us from the foul-mouthed slave trader to the country parson to the city … Continue reading

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Best Books of the Year

I have collected several lists of the best books of the year from around the web.  There are lots of good books to consider reading!  If you don’t feel like wading through the lists, here are the top two choices.  … Continue reading

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Books of the Year

Tis the time of year to make lists of the best books of the year.  Of all the books I read, three stood out as the best. They are: Holy Available by Gary Thomas The basic idea is that Jesus … Continue reading

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Book Look: Holy Available

Holy Available by Gary Thomas is a wonderful book on an important part of the Christian life.  The basic premise, which is fleshed out in the first part of the book, is that Jesus our ascended Lord is still active … Continue reading

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Book Look: A Holy Ambition

A Holy Ambition is a collection of sermons by John Piper (and one article by David Mathis) on the topic of missions.  After a sermon and the article introducing missions, the book is divided into three parts: a Biblical theology of … Continue reading

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Book Look: A God Entranced Vision Of All Things

As I continue to read about Jonathan Edwards, I enjoyed the collection of essays found in the book, A God Entranced Vision of All Things edited by John Piper and Justin Taylor.  The essays are based on several addresses from … Continue reading

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