Tag Archives: Book Review

Teach Them to Pray

Since becoming a pastor, I have spent a great deal of time thinking about how to plan for and lead the traditional “Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting” in a way that reflects the glory and importance Scripture places on such meetings. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Biblical Theology in the Life of the Church

From the moment I was first exposed to preaching that demonstrated how the entire Bible was one, unified story centered on Jesus Christ, my soul has been thrilled by “Biblical Theology.” Suddenly, every single verse in Scripture, from the speeches … Continue reading

Posted in Theology | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Worship Book Round-Up

I have mentioned that corporate worship has been our theme and focus during the month of January. I have come to realize in recent days that thinking about and participating in the gathered worship of Christ’s church on the Lord’s … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Life, Theology, Worship | Tagged , ,

Two Favorite Commentaries on Galatians

We finished our three and a half month journey through Galatians this past Sunday morning, and it has been life-changing for me. Paul’s relentless attack against legalism has cut into my own self-righteous soul every week, and the Gospel-grace he … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Life, Preaching, Scripture | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ryle’s Holiness Chapter 3: Holiness (Part 1)

Post by Landon Preston Ryle’s third chapter of Holiness takes the name of the title of his book. This chapter, like others in the book, is broken up into three segments which asses the tremendous topic of holiness. For purposes … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Life | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

A Scottish Christian Heritage

I have come to grips with the fact that I cannot read every edifying book that catches my eye. Thankfully, I am surrounded by book-loving brothers who can thoughtfully distill the highlights of some of the best books that are … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Life, Church History | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Ryle’s Holiness, Chapter 2: Sanctification

Post by Landon Preston In his second chapter on sanctification, Ryle lays out twelve points which he believes are clear in the Scriptures. I find these points to be extremely compelling in helping me to understand the nature of holiness … Continue reading

Posted in Christian Life | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment