A La Carte (July 1)

Today’s Kindle deals include some solid titles from Crossway. 16 Leadership Lessons I Learned the Hard Way I don’t usually go for the “16 lessons” kind of articles, but this one actually has lots of good tidbits in it. The Unforgivable Sin I also don’t usually go for Twitter threads, but make exceptions for Tom Schreiner. In this one he explains his view of the unforgivable sin. Get Two Free Classic Christian eBooks (Sponsored) You can get two free classic …

Weekend A La Carte (June 29)

There are some Kindle deals to consider today. Also, if you’re looking for a new ESV, Westminster Books has some of their “content Bibles” on sale. (Yesterday on the blog: A Teen Girl’s Guide To Growing in Christ) The Majority of Gospel Work Is Done By A “Forgotten Army” Of Churches And Pastors “In recent weeks attention has been focused on the 75th Anniversary of D-Day. Televised events of remembrance and celebration were held, heroes and veterans honoured and documentaries broadcast.” But there …

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A La Carte (June 28)

Today’s Kindle deals include a few interesting titles. Logos users: There is a flash sale on James Montgomery Boice’s excellent commentaries. Golf and the Sanctity of Life It’s good, right, and important to celebrate the accomplishments of people with special needs. However, it’s also important we don’t do so in such a way that subtly argues that the sanctity of their lives depends upon their accomplishments. 10 Things You Should Know about the Garden of Eden Nancy Guthrie provides a …

A La Carte (June 27)

As usual, there’s a selection of Kindle deals for you to consider. Westminster Books has deals on a bunch of new books and Bible studies. (Yesterday on the blog: The Coming Millennial Midlife Crisis) Is God Angry at Me When I Sin? John Piper answers. “As a born-again believer, is God still angry at me when I sin? I believe God’s wrath is real, and I have embraced Christ’s propitiation for my sins. But I struggle to understand the difference between …

A La Carte (June 26)

Today’s Kindle deals include a book by John Piper and a book about Lloyd-Jones. Crossway will give you a free ebook copy of 12 Ways Your iPhone is Changing You if you fill out a brief survey. Pro-Life For All: The Image of God in the Elderly Be sure to read this one! “The statistics on the needs of the aging population in the United States should be a sounding alarm for the American church. A sea of elderly and …

A La Carte (June 25)

There are a few new Kindle deals for today. (Yesterday on the blog: This Is Not Your Grandparents’ Church) What the New Testament Teaches about Divorce and Remarriage Andy Naselli shared an article on divorce and remarriage he wrote for the Detroit Baptist Seminary Journal. If you’d like to better understand the lay of the land and read a defense of the most common position among Christians, you will benefit from reading it. The Scars of Heaven This is a moving …

A La Carte (June 24)

Today’s Kindle deals include some books from Crossway and a personal favorite by Richard Rogers. Wokeness and Legalism This is a very interesting look at how the secular woke movement is essentially a religion that is fatally flawed by legalism. “What does it mean to ‘become woke?’ It is to gain a special insight, right? How is that different from being born again? We Christians believe that this rebirth allows us to have a new relationship with God. In a …

Sunday A La Carte (June 23)

Every day I scour the internet to look for interesting articles and videos. Sometimes I find far more than can fit from Monday to Saturday, and this was one of those weeks. Hence, here’s a Sunday edition of A La Carte. I recommend watching Alistair Begg on “Knowing vs Feeling in Worship” at least once per year. The Naked Truth This is a very interesting article that poetically celebrates the gift and the mystery of sexuality. “I want to loosen …

Weekend A La Carte (June 22)

Today’s Kindle deals include plenty of books and study Bibles. Christian Audio is having their twice-yearly sale which means just about everything is marked down to $7.49. It’s a good time to stock up for those long summer drives. (Yesterday on the blog: 8 New and Notable Books for June) The Downfall of the Virtual Assistant This article describes exactly why I so rarely use Siri, and especially for anything that is important or requires precision. “Call me crazy, but …

A La Carte (June 21)

Westminster Books discounted has three titles they recommend you read this summer. If you know Greek or want to, you may enjoy Bill Mounce’s “Greek Word of the Day” videos on YouTube. They are worth the 30-40 second investment. Recollection Let yourself just get lost in this beautiful writing. (Here’s hoping this is someday just one chapter in a much longer book.) Friend and Counselor I’ve linked to a few articles about David Powlison, but this short one by Andrée …