A La Carte (July 28)

Amazon has board games on sale today, and they include some good picks. (e.g. as a family, we’ve been enjoying some of the Exit games.) Today’s Kindle deals include books by Francis Schaeffer, Jared Wilson, Randy Alcorn, and Warren Wiersbe. (Yesterday on the blog: The Transgender Craze Seducing Our Daughters) Further Reflections on Recent Conversations about Christian Freedom Over the weekend Jonathan Leeman shared a couple of responses to John MacArthur and the elders of Grace Community Church as they …

A La Carte (July 27)

I’ve had a number of people ask about the third and final part of my review of White Fragility. It is coming soon! I had to preach on Sunday, so the sermon was my week’s major focus. But with that behind me, I’ll get back to the review. Today’s Kindle deals include just a couple of books. (Yesterday on the blog: We Are Praying For Our Children) A Eulogy for a Friend, a Lament for our Nation I think there’s …

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Weekend A La Carte (July 25)

As the week comes to a close, I want to remind you of MinistryNetwork by Westminster (this week’s sponsor) and encourage you to check it out. Today’s Kindle deals include some classics and a couple of newer books. (Yesterday on the blog: Parents: To Join Social Media Is To Witness Death) Remember, It’s A Privilege! Here’s a good reminder to pastors as they prepare to take to their pulpits tomorrow. “This weekend as you stand before your church and open …

A La Carte (July 24)

It sure was nice to watch a bit of baseball last night! While I don’t much care for any of the teams that played, the return of baseball seems like a little down payment on the eventual return to normalcy. I’m looking forward to catching the Blue Jays tonight. Today’s Kindle deals include a whole lot of Wiersbe and a few other books besides. Westminster Books has deals on new and old books from Christian Focus. (From the list, I’m …

A La Carte (July 23)

Today’s Kindle deals include one of John Piper’s lesser-known books, along with a few others. (Yesterday on the blog: White Fragility and the Bible’s Big Story) J.I. Packer’s Funeral (Video) J.I. Packer’s funeral will be held today at 2 PM EST. You can watch the livestream on YouTube. J.I. Packer: Seven Personal Reflections George Sinclair offers seven personal reflections on Packer. Like this: “He was a simple Christian who loved to worship with simple Christians. When sitting beside him during …

A La Carte (July 22)

If you are looking for something to help your Bible study, Westminster Books is offering up to 50% off the Knowing the Bible series of study guides. There’s another handful of Kindle deals to look at today, and among them is Christopher Yuan’s excellent memoir. Covid, Christians, & the Civil Magistrate Keith Mathison takes a long look at the relationship between Christians and the civil magistrate when the Christians are, for example, ordered to wear masks in church or to …

A La Carte (July 21)

I was told that yesterday’s link to the Logos sale was messed up, so I’ll try it again. Click here to see the sale on Zondervan products. Or click here to see a couple of Kindle deals. (Yesterday on the blog: White Fragility and Getting White People To Talk About Racism) Uncommon Brothers Marshall Segal has a good one for men: “Good brothers are hard to find, and surprisingly easy to squander. While we focus on the many battles before …

A La Carte (July 20)

There is a handful for Kindle deals today, plus some from Saturday if you skipped the weekend. Logos users would do well to take a look at the sale on Zondervan products, since some excellent products have been discounted. (Yesterday on the blog: The Day I Was J.I. Packer’s Mailman) A Time to Mourn and a Time to Dance Carl Trueman pays tribute to J.I. Packer in this article, though he covers some other territory as well. “I have written elsewhere about …

Weekend A La Carte (July 18)

My gratitude goes to Westminster Books for sponsoring the blog this week with news of their new referral rewards program. Today’s Kindle deals include a handful of classics as well as at least one newer book. Logos users will want to check out the sale on Zondervan products. There are some great deals! (Yesterday on the blog: How To Talk About God in a Skeptical Age) J. I. Packer (1926–2020) J.I. Packer went to be with the Lord yesterday and …

A La Carte (July 17)

At Westminster Books you can get serious discounts on 12 great sets from Banner of Truth. The Kingdom Only Triumphs Through The Unnoticed Faithfulness Of The Many We need reminders like this one. “Most of the acts that lead to the spread of the gospel, that will result in the gathering of a great multitude from every tribe and nation in eternity, will be unnoticed and unremarked in this life. However, they will not be hidden forever.” Woke America Is …