A La Carte (April 19)

Today’s Kindle deals include a few deals that are worth a quick look. (Yesterday on the blog: The Best Argument for Using a Printed Bible) Why You Should Study Theology There are some good arguments here for making it your practice to study theology. “Sound doctrine is good for followers of Jesus. We need to know the truth, which means we must study the truth.” What We Miss When We Skip the Prophets Don’t skip the prophets! “Aside from missing out …

A La Carte (April 18)

Today’s Kindle deals include three books you might like to check out. Westminster Books has a deal on a solid new resource on worship. (Yesterday on the blog: Christians, Mentors, and Mentoring) God’s Metrics “God’s metrics are not our metrics. The way in which we seek to measure fruitfulness and faithfulness is often quite skewed. No one understood the issue of faithfulness and fruitfulness so well as the great Apostle Paul. In 1 Corinthians 3, he first explained the nature …

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A La Carte (April 17)

I wasn’t able to track down much by way of interesting Kindle deals today. We feasted last week, so shouldn’t complain. (Yesterday on the blog: Bring Her Out and Let Her Be Burned) On Getting Churches Totally Wrong “For a quarter century, homosexuality has been a key social issue for Hollywood, the flagship cause on which film-makers feel the need to Make Statements and Send Messages. In order to make any story dramatic, you need some element of conflict or opposition, so …

A La Carte (April 16)

Today’s Kindle deals include some books for kids and some books for adults. It’s a good mix. (Yesterday on the blog: Book Recommendation: Heaven on Earth) 6 Misconceptions About the New Testament Core Christianity addresses six common misconceptions about the New Testament. I guarantee you’ve heard at least a few of them! Chick-fil-A’s Creepy Infiltration of New York City I’ve read a few short commentaries on this ridiculous article from the New Yorker. I’d say Dr. Mohler gets it about …

Weekend A La Carte (April 14)

Today’s Kindle deals include a few books you’ll want to check out. (Yesterday on the blog: What Haunts Me About the Humboldt Bus Disaster) An EPIC Evening in Johannesburg I will be in Johannesburg on June 3 and would love to meet you for a Sunday evening event at Crystal Park Baptist Church (co-hosted by Grace Media and Mukhanyo Theological College). I am dedicating 2018 to traveling the world for my EPIC church history project and will be making a stop …

A La Carte (April 13)

Today’s Kindle deals include just a couple of books that may catch your eye. (Yesterday on the blog: Five Days in England: EPIC Vlog 05) I Was A Disney Princess, I Had An Abortion, And It Almost Ruined My Life Recently, Planned Parenthood tweeted, ‘We Need a Disney Princess Who Had an Abortion.’ No, we do not. Deanna Falchook can speak with authority here… 10 Prayers to Pray Before Church “Going to church is not like a trip to the grocery store, …

A La Carte (April 12)

Today’s Kindle deals include nothing noteworthy. We’ve been so spoiled the past couple of days that it’s hard to complain. (But all those deals are still in effect.) (Yesterday on the blog: T4G Kindle Book Extravaganza) Challies en español This is a reminder that my blog is also offered in Spanish. Articles are (professionally) translated and released there five days a week. We are also captioning many of the videos. When Hot-Button Issues Cry Out to Young Pastors This article as …

A La Carte (April 11)

Today’s Kindle deals include more deals than I’ve ever seen on a single day. So many, in fact, I’ve made a dedicated page for all of them. Westminster Books has a big deal on John Piper’s newest book. (Yesterday on the blog: What Made Paul Washer’s “Shocking Message” So Very Shocking?) Together for the Gospel The bi-annual Together for the Gospel conference begins today. Those who are not able to attend can watch the livestream at T4G.org. If you’re attending, read …

A La Carte (April 10)

Today’s Kindle deals include a fantastic and massive list of deals ranging far and wide. We must be coming up on T4G. There should be just as many tomorrow. (Yesterday on the blog: My Dear, Sweet Girl) Humboldt Pastor’s Anguished Speech: ‘Where was God?’ Sean Brandow has had to pastor a team and a town through a terrible tragedy here in Canada. Here is his speech from the vigil for the victims of that horrific bus accident. When Worry Steals Your …

A La Carte (April 9)

Lots of people have asked if I’ll be at Together for the Gospel this week. Sadly, I will not. I’ve traveled so much this year for my EPIC project that I’ve had to cut out extra travel like conferences. It will be the first T4G I’ve missed! Today’s Kindle deals include a selection of books from Crossway centered on the theme of evangelism. There’s also a bunch of Piper books. 10 Things You Should Know about Christian Hospitality Rosaria Butterfield …