Getting Jesus Wrong by Matt Johnson

In the 1993 film the sandlot, a group of kids had a misconception about a man which leads to a lot of wasted effort and time.  In similar fashion as a culture we have misconceptions about who Jesus is.  For instance we how we relate to him and how we are to follow him, this … Continue reading Getting Jesus Wrong by Matt Johnson

Matthew and Mark (ECBR) by D.A. Carson, Walter W. Wessel, and Mark L. Strauss

The expositors Bible commentary has been recognized as one of the leading Commentary series for the past quarter-century. Having started in 1978 and completed in 1992 is Commentary series was in sore need of a revised updated Edition. Therefore in 2008 the expositors Bible commentary begin its revised Edition of all of its 13 volumes … Continue reading Matthew and Mark (ECBR) by D.A. Carson, Walter W. Wessel, and Mark L. Strauss

Galatians (ZECNT) by Thomas R. Schreiner

If you are looking through and evangelical commentary on the Greek of Galatians, Galatians, by Thomas R. Schreiner  published by Zondervan Academic is what you are searching for.  This commentary is a recent volume in the Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament Series edited by Clinton E. Arnold, a series which is synonymous with excellent … Continue reading Galatians (ZECNT) by Thomas R. Schreiner

Unceasing Kindness: A Biblical Theology of Ruth by Peter H.W. Lau and Gregory Goswell

Unceasing Kindness: A Biblical Theology of Ruth by Peter H.W. Lau and Gregory Goswell is one of the newest volumes in the longstanding series New Studies In Biblical Theology by IVP Academic Publishing.  This admirable series is edited by D.A. Carson is renowned for its impeccable research, its engagement with current scholarship, and conformity to … Continue reading Unceasing Kindness: A Biblical Theology of Ruth by Peter H.W. Lau and Gregory Goswell

On Guard: Preventing and Responding to Child Abuse at Church by Deepak Reju

“This is the hardest book I have ever read but the most beneficial book in my ministry”.   This was the first phrase that left my mouth when I finished On Guard: Preventing and Responding to Child Abuse at Church by Deepak Reju and published by New Growth publishing.  This thought was followed by “How … Continue reading On Guard: Preventing and Responding to Child Abuse at Church by Deepak Reju

Learning to Love the Psalms by W. Robert Godfrey

Do you ever read the Psalms, yet freely confess that you do not know much about what you are reading?  Or do you avoid reading the Psalms because you think they do not have much theological depth.  Learning to Love the Psalms by W. Robert Godfrey is a recently released book by Reformation Trust Publishing is … Continue reading Learning to Love the Psalms by W. Robert Godfrey

Book Review: Parenting by God’s Promises

A few days ago I received a copy of Parenting by God’s Promises. The following is a review of said book.--------------------Parenting by God’s Promises: How to Raise Children in the Covenant of Grace, written by Joel R. Beeke, and published by Reformation Trust Publishing, is one of the few books on Christian parenting which, as the title suggests, … Continue reading Book Review: Parenting by God’s Promises

Book Review: Mark: He Taught Them As One Who Had Authority

I know two posts in one day, shocking but having a toddler who keeps you up at all hours of the day and night gives you time to blog and read books.  The following is my review of R.C. Sproul's commentary on the book of Mark.--------------------Mark: He Taught Them As One Who Had Authority, written by R.C. … Continue reading Book Review: Mark: He Taught Them As One Who Had Authority

Apologetics Study Bible (Christian Standard Bible), Hard Cover

*Important Note: This is not a review of the Christian Standard translation of scripture from the original languages, rather this is a review of the product The Apologetics Study Bible (Christian Standard Bible)* If you are in the market for a Bible, in this age, you can have any kind of Bible with all the bells and whistles, … Continue reading Apologetics Study Bible (Christian Standard Bible), Hard Cover