Category Archives: Book Recommendations

Daily Devotionals

With the New Year around the corner, and Advent upon us, we pastors begin to field more questions about good devotional material. Since the answers don’t change very often I thought I would put my thoughts down here and point … Continue reading

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How do I read a book?

I know. This sounds a little silly. When I arrived on campus to begin seminary a book with a similar title was assigned by one of my professors. I thought it was a bit odd as well. But it turns … Continue reading

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How Do I Find the Right Book?

In our information age I think people are more aware than ever of the need to consider the source of information. Unbelievable emails that are passed from person to person turn out to be untrue. Wikipedia entries turn out to … Continue reading

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A Note on Buying Books

I have been and plan on continuing to promote the reading of books on this site. The nature of Christian books is such that often reading requires purchasing. Not many public libraries will have the titles I’m recommending here. Borrowing … Continue reading

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Church Fathers: A Brief Introduction

Two years ago I had the privilege of spending time with and addressing our deacons while they were on their annual retreat. We discussed suffering as taught by Peter in his first epistle. I thought it would be helpful for … Continue reading

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