A mashup of book deals, articles, and videos for your information, edification, and enjoyment.
Many of the books in the Perspectives series are on sale for Kindle. Grab these titles at their ridiculously low prices.
One Reason Pastors Should Pursue Holiness – Mike Leake: “I’m convinced we cannot passionately preach grace unless we are also pursuing personal holiness. The grace we preach will be a cheap grace. It’s only when we are facing up to the ugliness of sin and fighting it with vigor that we’ll be able to honestly stand before people and powerful preach a grace which transforms.”
A Peculiar Glory – Tim Challies reviews Piper’s latest book.
Reading this Book Will Not Change Your Life – Derek Rishmawy reviews James K.A. Smith’s latest book.
Is Your Church a Safe Place for People With Same-Sex Attraction? – Brad Hambrick: “Imagine you attended a church where your life struggle was never mentioned as an area to receive care, and, if it was mentioned, your struggle was the adversarial portion of a culture war commentary. How would your week-to-week experience of church be different?”
The Discernment Blogger Who Cried, “Wolf!” – A balanced look at the difference between heresy and error.
The Great Parental Freak Out – Kevin DeYoung shares four things parents should stop freaking out over.
Packaged Sermons, Plagiarism, and Writing for LifeWay – Mike Leake engages with John Piper’s latest post on packaged sermons. Helpful to see the other side, though I’m not entirely convinced.
Has ’73’ Started to Haunt the Warriors? – With a loss to the Timberwolves last night, one begins to wonder.
More great stuff from The Bible Project.
“The mighty acts of the exodus were meant to convince people that YHWH of Israel was also God of all the earth.” – Duane Garrett