Weekly Recap, October 3, 2020

This week take special note of our summary of John Piper’s book Battling Unbelief. Our on-going struggle with sin is a real battle with unbelief. Take a look!

Archive Spotlight – October 2nd

“Bound to become a classic biblical counseling resource.”

New from CCEF's Julie Lowe   About the Book: Knowing how to approach children and teens in counseling can be a challenge. Learning to enter into their world and draw them out can sometimes feel impossible. But with Julie Lowe’s Building…

Book Notice: OUT OF THE SHADOWS: NINE SHORT INSPIRING BIOGRAPHIES, by Faith Cook

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance   About the Book: Nine short, inspiring biographies of lesser-known Christians who made a difference. Perhaps best known is Patricia St John (the final chapter) to whom Mrs Cook pays a…

Weekly Recap, September 26, 2020

We have posted summaries of several cultural/political books over this last year, there are plenty more to come, and the one we featured this week is perhaps one of the most important. Check it out!

Book Notice: CRUCIFIED AND RISEN: SERMONS ON THE DEATH, RESURRECTION, AND ASCENSION OF CHRIST, by John Calvin

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance   About the Book: To call the arrest, trial, scourging and crucifixion of Jesus Christ a miscarriage of justice is true as far as it goes, but it does not go…

“Future generations will learn & live the Psalms through this book.”–Champ Thornton

A Kid-Friendly Gospel-Focused Commentary on the Songbook of the Bible   About the Book: Your children may know of the psalms, but with WonderFull by best-selling author Marty Machowski, young readers learn to use the whole book of the Psalms to pray,…

Archive Spotlight – September 23rd

Weekly Recap, September 19, 2020

This week we featured R. Albert Mohler Jr.’s new book The Gathering Storm with a summary and review. This book is well-worth your consideration. Take a look!

A Necessary Book for Every Pastor, Leader & Counselor

"A Book I Want People to Read BEFORE They Need It"   About the Book: God does not intend for marriage to be a place of oppression. Providing practical tools and exercises, biblical counselor Darby Strickland prepares potential helpers to…

Book Notice: BIBLICAL GREEK MADE SIMPLE: ALL THE BASICS IN ONE SEMESTER, by H. Daniel Zacharias

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance By Fred G. Zaspel   Why and How This Grammar is Different (from the Introduction, pp.xiv-xv) The approach of Biblical Greek Made Simple is unique. It is different from other grammars…

How do we care for the soul’s of children?

How Do We Counsel Children?   Editor's Note: Given the fallen world in which we live, children often face issues that counseling is best suited to help. This book seems very promising in this regard! About the Book: Coming alongside struggling…

Weekly Recap, September 12, 2020

Our summary of Indistractable is a timely summary indeed; with the speed that information flows coupled with ever-growing to-do lists for all of life, the skills learned in this book will prove invaluable for our readers. Take a look!

Back to School Sale: Kindergarten through MDiv

Shop the Back-to-School Sale!   About Gentle and Lowly: "Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest." --Matthew 11:28 Christians know what Jesus Christ has done--but who is he? What is his deepest…

Weekly Recap, September 5, 2020

Lots of people are interested in church growth for all kinds of reasons, but how can we make sure that our metrics for gauging church growth are in line with the gospel? Check out our book notice on Jared Wilson’s The…

Book Notice: THE GOSPEL-DRIVEN CHURCH: UNITING CHURCH GROWTH DREAMS WITH THE METRICS OF GRACE, by Jared C. Wilson

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance By Fred G. Zaspel   For a long time we needed the reminder that our churches should be “gospel-centered,” and that reminder has been wonderfully sounded now for some years –…

Book Notice: Handbooks on the New Testament Series edited by Benjamin Gladd

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance Fred G. Zaspel   I have long been an advocate of helping people see the biblical forest before examining all the trees, and so I was excited to see this new…

Weekly Recap, August 29, 2020

This week my summary of The Problem with Socialism is of prime importance. Of all the books on our website on socialism, this book certainly is at the top of the list in terms of its importance and contribution. Have a look!