A La Carte (January 23)

Today’s Kindle deals include a random assortment of books. Westminster Books has the ultra-helpful The Case for Life more than half off. (Yesterday on the blog: Seven Thoughts on the Billy Graham / Mike Pence Rule) The Humble Leader “Leadership is often very humbling, and leadership is most dangerous when it ceases to be.” It is good and wise for every leader to consider the importance of humility. Disabled by Design “Take a step back for a moment and imagine that you …

A La Carte (January 22)

Today’s Kindle deals include quite a selection of books written by and for women. (Yesterday on the blog: Headlines & Happenings (Jordan Peterson, #MeToo, The “Sickening Danger” of Homeschooling) Learning From Those Who Pray All Night “To most American Christians, this practice may sound crazy. But African Christians will explain that they are simply following the ways of Jesus, who many times spent the whole night in prayer (Luke 6:12). Sure, it takes discipline, but it’s a great way to grow …

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Weekend A La Carte (January 20)

Today’s Kindle deals includes A Practical Guide to Culture which is well worth checking out. There’s also a MacArthur collection in there. Yesterday on the blog: On Being Thought Well of By Outsiders) I Spent 919 Days in a North Korean Prison “On the morning of August 9, 2017, I was digging holes as usual when a guard ordered me to stop, ushered me inside and told me to gather my things. I scooped up my Bible and a few papers, …

A La Carte (January 19)

Today’s Kindle deals include just a couple of books. Westminster Books is featuring Nancy Pearcey’s excellent new book Love Thy Body. (Yesterday on the blog: Why I Pray With an App) Is Jesus Really the Answer? Elspeth Pitt writes, “It’s been my practice for years to read the Bible one to one with all sorts of people – those who are going well and who can be encouraged to minister to others, those who are not yet Christian or very new …

A La Carte (January 18)

Today’s Kindle deals include, well, not too much. It has been slim pickings recently. Crossway is giving away free e-book copies of The Case for Life: Equipping Christians to Engage the Culture. (Yesterday on the blog: The Porn Problem ). When Preaching is Not Your Thing “There are numerous books and articles available to help convince men to enter into or stay in the ministry. But, there is not much out there to help a man discern whether or not it’s …

A La Carte (January 17)

I will soon be on my way to the G3 Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. It kicks off today with the Spanish pre-conference, then continues into the weekend. You can watch it live at the web site. Westminster Books has some solid deals on some excellent books about relationships, dating, marriage, and sex. (Yesterday on the blog: Exploring Ontario, and Why I Love Being a Christian) She is Broken, and She is Beautiful. This is an excellent article. “The Church is broken …

A La Carte (January 16)

Today’s Kindle deals include a few books that span a bunch of genres. Logos users will want to check out the deal on the excellent Preaching the Word commentaries. If you live in or near Belfast, Northern Ireland, I’d love to see you at the Evangelical Bookshop next week. And if you’re in or near Sydney, Australia, I’d love to see you at the Reformers Bookshop next month. (Yesterday on the blog: (The Easiest Sin to Justify) One Simple Thought …

A La Carte (January 15)

Today’s Kindle deals include a collection of books from Crossway; the common denominator seems to be preaching. You’ll also find many volumes of the Expositor’s Bible Commentary series on sale. (Yesterday on the blog: Headlines and Happening, a roundup of some of the things Christians were talking about in the week that was.) Is God a Good Father? “Is God a good father? Can it be true? Can we allow our hearts for one solitary moment to bask in this …

Weekend A La Carte (January 13)

There isn’t a whole lot to report today on the Kindle deals front. That’s not unusual for a Saturday, I suppose. If you’re into printed books you may be interested in Reformation Heritage Books’ winter clearance sale. (Yesterday on the blog: The Year I Saw Billions of Dollars in Art) How the Queen Has Made Faith Her Message This is something few consider when they think of the Queen: “To the royal household, it is known as the QXB – the Queen’s Christmas …

A La Carte (January 12)

Today’s Kindle deals include just three titles, but each of them is worthy of a place in your library. (Yesterday on the blog: New and Notable Books – Three-Minute Thursdays #10) Developing a Sending Culture in Our Churches Are you going to be at the G3 conference in Atlanta next week? If so, why don’t you come out to this lunchtime event I’ll be speaking at? Why Repentant Pastors Should be Forgiven but not Restored to the Pulpit Jonathan Leeman writes …