Book Reviews

Oct 5

Legal Issues in Biblical Counseling by Dale Johnson

Editor’s Note: This article is excerpted with permission from Legal Issues in Biblical Counseling by Dale Johnson, published by New Growth Press. This book is available everywhere Christian books are sold. The origin of this book lies in the numerous questions I have received regarding the application of scriptural principles to legal issues. The pressures […]

Oct 3

A Thrill of Hope by Jared C. Wilson

Today, then, as you think about what may feel like a long road of Advent before you, remember that as tired or wounded as this season may find you, the day is coming—and not too far off now—when the blessed hope (Titus 2:13) will appear and you will be able to say, “I knew it all along!” If it helps you hope, you could even sing some Christmas carols today.

Aug 19

Pastors and Their Critics: A Book Review by Joel A. Newberg

Every pastor, at some point in their ministry, will encounter criticism.

Aug 15

Acts: The Christian Standard Commentary: An Interview with Patrick Schreiner by Brett Fredenberg and Patrick Schreiner

Patrick Schreiner serves as Associate Professor of New Testament and Biblical Studies at Midwestern Seminary. His latest publication, Acts: The Christian Standard Commentary, focuses on the theological and exegetical concerns of the book of Acts. Throughout the commentary, Schreiner gives careful attention to both the scholarly information and practical applications of this New Testament book. […]

Jan 20

How to Think: A Book Review by Michael Abraham

Thinking is hard work, and Jacobs is a proven guide to help us learn. Give your time, energy, and vulnerability to becoming a better thinker. It will take conscious effort and a settled conviction, but it’s worth it.

Dec 2

When Home Hurts: A Book Review by Sam Parkison

When Home Hurts is deeply pastoral and instructive in its application of distinct biblical impulses.

Oct 28

Theology is for Preaching: A Book Review by Jared Bumpers

Theology undergirds the task of preaching, and preaching communicates sound doctrine. Preaching is unavoidably theological!

Oct 7

The Plurality Principle: A Book Review by Cody Podor

As I read The Plurality Principle, I experienced numerous “aha” moments as Harvey was putting to words some of my own experiences.

Aug 28

Corporate Worship: A Book Review by Kirk Metzger

Matt Merker wrote Corporate Worship because he knows that there is a connection between who the congregation sees themself to be and how they worship as a church.

Aug 5

Finding the Right Hills to Die On: A Book Review by Cody Barnhart

This is a book that I want to get in the hands of every church member because it is the backbone of what we need in 2021: church unity.