Book Review: Killing Lions

Title: Killing Lions Authors: John Eldredge & Sam Eldredge Publisher: Thomas Nelson Year: 2014 Pages: 188 Killing Lions at Ransomed Heart [Disclaimer: I was provided with a free copy of this book from Thomas Nelson BookLook Bloggers program in exchange for my fair and unbiased review of this book. I am required only to be… Continue reading Book Review: Killing Lions

I’m Glad Mark Driscoll Quit, but I Hope He Gets to Start Again

I am a Christian. I am a preacher–I just don't actually have a pulpit right now or a church or a Word from the Lord. It's not always easy–being a Christian, that is. I'm not always honest–which means that sometimes I am a hypocrite. I am not a strong-always-faithful-kind of guy. I am a weak-my-grace-is-sufficient-for-you-kind… Continue reading I’m Glad Mark Driscoll Quit, but I Hope He Gets to Start Again

On Kings, Power, the Kingdom of God, and Daniel 11

I went back through my old notes, the ones I managed to save after the church fired me, and found that I have written two separate sets of daily devotionals on the book of Daniel and and entire series of sermons. Now I have a new project where I am doing preliminary work through the… Continue reading On Kings, Power, the Kingdom of God, and Daniel 11

The Book of Daniel in Perspective: The Overarching Points

I was in Sunday School this morning and we were talking about something in John's gospel. Somehow or other the conversation drifted to the book of Daniel–a book I am currently making an extended study of for purposes that are my own right now. Nevertheless, we got there (to Daniel) and somehow started talking about… Continue reading The Book of Daniel in Perspective: The Overarching Points

Eating the Food of Kings

I'm doing some research on the Old Testament book of Daniel in preparation for a project I am about to undertake in the not too distant future. I'm taking it slowly. I'm still in chapter 1. Daniel 1 is an interesting place to begin a book. I mean, Daniel isn't typical prophecy. It has prophetic… Continue reading Eating the Food of Kings

Book Review: Middle School: The Inside Story

Title: Middle School: The Inside Story Authors: Cynthia Tobias & Sue Acuna Cynthia Ulrich Tobias Publisher: Tyndale in association with Focus on the Family Year: 2014 Pages: 208 [Disclaimer: I was provided with a free copy of this book by Tyndale Publishers in exchange for my fair and unbiased review. I was not provided with… Continue reading Book Review: Middle School: The Inside Story

Book Review: The Word of the Lord

Title: The Word of the Lord: Seeing Jesus in the Prophets Author: Nancie Guthrie Publisher: Crossway Year: 2014 Pages: 272 Seeing Jesus in the Old Testament [Disclaimer: I was provided with a free copy of this book (e-book) via Crossway Publishers online. I was not required to write a positive review and I was not… Continue reading Book Review: The Word of the Lord