A La Carte (August 10)

May the Lord be with you and bless you today. Today’s Kindle deals include the entire Word Biblical Commentary series. Rather than link to individual volumes, I’ll direct you to the series page where you can access them all. Remember that the accompanying Word Biblical Themes series is also on sale. When You’re Up to Your Neck in Mud — Sing! This is a fantastic illustration of the crucial role of singing in the Christian life (and the Navy SEALs). What …

A La Carte (August 9)

There’s yet another solid list of Kindle deals to explore today. We’re spoiled! I happened to notice Amazon has lots of back-to-school supplies on sale today in case that’s of interest. (Yesterday on the blog: If I Was the World’s Only Christian…) Complementarianism, the regulative principle I really appreciate much of what Stephen says here about the regulative principle, complementarianism, and our tendency to conflate elements and forms. Songs of Suffering: A Short Film Featuring Joni Eareckson Tada You may enjoy this …

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A La Carte (August 8)

Good morning! Grace and peace to you on this fine day. Today’s Kindle deals include a number of excellent titles from Crossway. You’ll also find the “Word Biblical Themes” series deeply discounted. (Yesterday on the blog: Prayer That Pleases God) Luxury Beliefs This is a very interesting article about “luxury beliefs.” Not Now: The Surprising Joy of Waiting on the Lord “As a society and culture we don’t like to wait. Like Ms. Salt, we want what we want, and …

A La Carte (August 5)

I think we’ve come to the end of a nice little streak of daily Kindle deals. We’ll hope for better things tomorrow. On the printed book front, Westminster Books has deals on books about parenting, headlined by a new edition of one of Paul Tripp’s works. Jordan Peterson’s Christian Problem I’m not familiar with Michael Warren Davis and suspect we would disagree on quite a number of matters of theology. But I really did appreciate this expression of his concerns …

A La Carte (August 4)

Grace and peace to you today, my friends. There are not quite as many Kindle deals today as in the past couple of days, but there are still a few worth checking out. (Yesterday on the blog: Once Again Honestly Assessing Our Decision to Public School Our Kids) Seeking and Following God’s Guidance Vance Christie: “Recently while seeking God’s direction about quite a significant ministry decision in my own life, I was encouraged by going back and reviewing some of the …

A La Carte (August 3)

The Lord be with you and bless you today. Today’s Kindle deals include another good-sized list of books. Westminster Books has ESVs on sale this week. You’ll also find a discount on a book meant to provide daily liturgies. (Yesterday on the blog: Seasons of Sorrow: A Special Pre-Order Offer) A Crucial Court Case Exposes the Darkness of America’s Worst Industry This is difficult to read, but important at the same time. Let’s not allow ourselves to be fooled about …

A La Carte (August 2)

Logos users will want to take a look at this month’s free and nearly free books. Meanwhile, there’s an extensive collection Kindle deals to sort through today. (Yesterday on the blog: Cast Your Burden Upon the Lord) It can’t be both depending on how we feel Stephen points out one of the massive contradictions among those who are pro-choice. New Resolve After 55 Years in My Wheelchair Joni Eareckson Tada reflects on the anniversary of the Disabilities Act and tells how great …

A La Carte (August 1)

Grace and peace to you today, my friends. Today’s Kindle deals include a number of interesting books, several of which I’ve never seen on sale before. (Yesterday on the blog: The Most Important Part of Every Prayer) Walking Through the Valley “Have you ever been to the beach on a day when the red flags were flying and tried to swim in the surf only to be knocked down by the first wave that came along and, before you could …

Weekend A La Carte (July 30)

May you know the Lord’s blessings this weekend! My gratitude goes to Getty Music this week for sponsoring the blog this week. Be sure to download your free Family Summer Hymnal filled with sheet music and MP3s for 20 Getty Music songs! Today’s Kindle deals include a biography along with a few other picks. (Yesterday on the blog: A Mid-Summer Family Update) Does God Ever Tempt Us to Sin? John Piper draws some important distinctions in his answer. If God …

A La Carte (July 29)

The Lord be with you and bless you today. Today’s Kindle deals include Joel Beeke’s Puritan Reformed Theology at an 82% discount! (Yesterday on the blog: New and Notable Christian Books for July 2022) Are Some Sins Worse Than Others? John MacArthur’s answer covers the original question along with some others (like the nature of the unpardonable sin). Why John Stott Lived with Less “We live in an age of excess. Our lack of self-denial and moderation extends to shopping, eating, …