A La Carte (January 10)

Blessings to you today, my friends. Today’s Kindle deals including some highly-regarded historical books, among them Philbrick’s excellent Mayflower. (Yesterday on the blog: I Want Him Back (But Not The Old Me Back)) Not Like Any Other Book Mitch Chase helpfully reminds us that the Bible is not like any other book. “The Bible is not like any other book, so it must not be interpreted just like any other book. There are Christian convictions—or assumptions—about Scripture which uphold not …

A La Carte (January 9)

Good morning. Grace and peace to you. Today’s Kindle deals include a selection of books from Crossway. Among them are some excellent picks by Carl Trueman. (Yesterday on the blog: Cling to the Cross!) Before you watch Harry & Meghan “Harry and Meghan are everywhere. As much as I’m trying to avoid them, the latest revelations are headline news for newspapers and the late-night news on tv. I’ve taken to wearing noise-cancelling headphones everywhere I walk (metaphorically speaking) as I …

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Weekend A La Carte (January 7)

There’s a good collection of deals at CBD this weekend. They include the ESV Story of Redemption Bible in 3 variations (1,2,3); ESV Prayer Bible; ESV Scripture Journal complete set; ESV Journaling Bible. There are a lot of last year’s best books as well: Blessed by Nancy Guthrie; The Thrill of Orthodoxy by Trevin Wax; The R.C. Sproul Signature Classics box set; Men We Need by Brant Hansen; Heaven Rules by Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth; etc. Also my own Seasons of …

A La Carte (January 6)

Good morning. Grace and peace to you. It has been a slow start to the year for Kindle books, but you will find at least a couple of deals. The first sale of the year at Westminster Books is a good one: strong discounts on their bestselling books of 2022. There are lots of great picks there! Don’t Let the Culture War Steal Your Joy This is the second time this week that Trevin Wax has come through with a …

A La Carte (January 5)

Grace and peace to you on this fine day. (Yesterday on the blog: On the Changing of the Dictionaries) The Same Old Faces “A new friendship is a wonderful beginning, fresh and exciting and full of potential, like the planting of a new tree. Don’t we all naturally long for relationship? To know and be truly known? To love and be truly loved, in spite of being truly known? Of course we do. But…” I Can’t Put Them Down Yet …

A La Carte (January 4)

May the Lord be with you and bless you today. CBD is having a sale in which many books are $6 or less. That includes titles by Lutzer, Jeremiah, Walker, [Mary] Mohler, Piper, MacArthur, Poythress, Ryken, and Leeman, among others. It also includes lots of Bibles. For Kindle deals, you’ll find some titles by Colin Smith for sale. C. S. Lewis and Mrs. Moore: Relationship of Sin or Sanctification? This is a fantastic bit of writing from Trevin Wax. “Every biographer of …

A La Carte (January 3)

Blessings to you today. Logos users will want to be sure to grab this month’s free book and take a look at the other discounted items. You’ll also find lots of Mobile Ed courses significantly marked down. (Yesterday on the blog: The Year of Our Dreams or the Year of Our Nightmares) Look Out! Preparing for ‘23! “Solomon wrote thousands of proverbs. So when he writes, ‘Above all else…’ – that should get our attention. What is ‘above all else’ from …

A La Carte (January 2)

Happy new year! May 2023 bring you many of God’s richest blessings. My sincere gratitude goes to the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors for naming Seasons of Sorrow their counseling book of the year. There’s quite a large bundle of Kindle deals to go through today. (Yesterday on the blog: All Is Shadow Here Below!) Pope Benedict XVI (1927–2022): His Life and Legacy Leonardo De Chirico is perhaps the foremost Evangelical scholar of Roman Catholicism, so he’s just the man to …

Weekend A La Carte (December 31)

May you know the Lord’s richest blessings as you send off one year and welcome in another. For those who, like me, plan to read the Bible in 2023 using the 5-Day Reading Plan, it’s now available for free download. There are a few new Kindle deals to look at today. An Anchor for Our Tongues This is a very interesting look at how we define words and why that sometimes doesn’t get us a whole lot closer to meaning. …

A La Carte (December 30)

Good morning. Grace and peace to you today. There have been a few Kindle deals shared this week. You can browse and see them if you like. We’ll hope for more next week! New Beginnings: On God’s Mercy and Grace “The beginning of a new school year was always one of my favorite times. There was something exciting about seeing unopened textbooks and knowing that by the end of the year, I would have a thorough understanding of that new subject, …