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EXPOSITORY EXULTATION: CHRISTIAN PREACHING AS WORSHIP, by John Piper
A Brief Book Summary from Books At a Glance by Steve West Table of Contents Introduction: The Roots and Scope of Expository Exultation Part 1: A Setting for Preaching: God’s People Gathered for Worship The Essence of Corporate Worship Corporate Worship: Biblical and Beautifully Fitting Part 2: Why Is Expository Exultation Integral to Corporate…
CHURCH IN HARD PLACES: HOW THE LOCAL CHURCH BRINGS LIFE TO THE POOR AND NEEDY, by Mez McConnell and Mike McKinley
A Brief Book Summary from Books At a Glance by Steve West About the Authors Mez McConnell is senior pastor of Niddrie Community Church in Edinburgh, Scotland. He is the founder of a ministry organization that plants gospel-centered churches in poor areas of Scotland. Mike McKinley is senior pastor of Sterling Park Baptist Church…
CAPITALISM, SOCIALISM, AND THE ARGUMENTS FOR LIBERTY, by Rand Paul
A Brief Book Summary from Books At a Glance by Steve West Summary During the government’s response to COVID-19, real questions were raised about what it means to be free. In order for citizens to have freedom, governments can give advice and present factual evidence, but individuals need to be able to draw their…
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A wise man nearly three thousand years ago said that there was no end to the making of many books. If that was true then, how much more today? Who has time to keep up with the daily deluge of print material that is worth reading? Enter Books At a Glance. This fabulous resource offers a substantial summary of all that is current and valuable in the realm of theology, Bible, and church history, enabling the reader “at a glance” to see whether or not he needs to buy the book or make a note of it for future reference. In an age when we are drowning in text, a much needed life buoy.
Of making many books there is no end” (Eccles. 12:12). If that was true in Solomon’s day, how much more true is it today in the 21st century! Even the best of us can only read a tiny fraction of what is written. If we want to “make the best use of our time” (Eph. 5:16), we could use some help so that we don’t waste our reading. I thank God, therefore, for ministries like “Books At a Glance,” designed to guide us to choose our reading wisely. From summaries to reviews to interviews, I expect this to be a key resource to help me know what is out there and what to read next.
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