Book Notice: DOES CHRISTIANITY REALLY WORK?, by William Edgar

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance (The following is from the author’s Foreword.)   Does the Christian faith work? Is it practical? For a good many advocates today the fact that it works is the very essence…

Weekly Recap, February 20, 2020

This week our summary of J. Gresham Machen’s book Christianity & Liberalism is worth a careful read; this book rightly contrasts liberalism as a different religion than Christianity altogether. Furthermore, the ideas of liberalism still affect people in all kinds of…

Archive Spotlight – February 19, 2021

Book Notice: DISCONTINUITY TO CONTINUITY: A SURVEY OF DISPENSATIONAL AND COVENANTAL THEOLOGIES, by Benjamin L. Merkle

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance By Fred G. Zaspel   After long years of competition between hermeneutical systems there still seems no clear winner in sight, only more options. In this new book, our friend Ben…

Weekly Recap, February 13, 2021

This week pay special attention to my summary of D. A. Carson’s chapter “The Vindication of Imputation.” Imputation is one of the more important topics when it comes to discussing the application of justification to our lives, and Carson handles…

Archive Spotlight – February 12, 2021

Book Notice: WE WILL NOT BE SILENCED: RESPONDING COURAGEOUSLY TO OUR CULTURE’S ASSAULT ON CHRISTIANITY, by Erwin W. Lutzer

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance   Another excellent, timely title from Erwin Lutzer. He writes not so much to reclaim the culture but to reclaim the church that too often can be shamed into silence by…

Weekly Recap, February 6, 2021

Carl R. Trueman’s new book merits special attention; if we wish to understand the seemingly ever-changing intellectual tides of our day and how they impact us more directly, then have a look at our summary of his book!

Archive Spotlight – February 5, 2021

Weekly Recap, January 30, 2021

I personally had the opportunity to study under Steve Wellum at The Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, taking both of his Christology courses. Reading and listening to our interview with him about his new book is certainly worthwhile! Benjamin J. Montoya,…

Archive Spotlight – January 29, 2021

Weekly Recap, January 23, 2021

Our summary of Douglas Murray’s book provides a helpful guide into what our culture is feeding us regarding gender, race, and identity. These topics are in the news, social media sites, and the entertainment industry so often. Take a look…

Archive Spotlight – January 22, 2021

Weekly Recap, December 16, 2021

This week our summary of Matthew Y. Emerson’s work on the descent of Christ merits special attention. This topic remains unexplored among evangelicals because of the recent trend to discard it from the Apostles’ Creed. Even if you do not…

Archive Spotlight – January 15, 2021

Book Notice: CONFRONTING INJUSTICE WITHOUT COMPROMISING TRUTH: 12 QUESTIONS CHRISTIANS SHOULD ASK ABOUT SOCIAL JUSTICE, by Thaddeus J. Williams

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance   Social justice is not optional for the Christian, but Thaddeus Williams wants us to pursue a genuine justice, biblically defined. Williams argues that not everything called “social justice” today fits…

Weekly Recap, January 9, 2021

This week I would encourage our readers to take a careful read of Scott R. Swain’s introduction to the doctrine of the Trinity. Our world is filled with all kinds of concerns right now, but it is refreshing and theocentric…

Archive Spotlight – January 8, 2021