Book Notice: THE HISTORY OF APOLOGETICS: A BIOGRAPHICAL AND METHODOLOGICAL INTRODUCTION, edited by Benjamin K. Forrest, Joshua D. Chatraw, and Alister E. McGrath

Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance   We just could not let a landmark book like this go by without some notice. Zondervan’s new The History of Apologetics features some forty-four chapters, each by a specialist focusing on…

A sale on what John Calvin called “An Anatomy of all the Parts of the Soul”

A sale on what John Calvin called "An Anatomy of all the Parts of the Soul"   ESV Scripture Journals pair the entirety of individual books of the Bible with lightly lined blank pages opposite each page of Bible text, allowing…

Weekly Recap, March 28, 2020

We hope that everyone is staying safe during this time of needing to stay inside. But, that gives everyone plenty of time to read. During this time, my summary of Andrew Breitbart’s book Righteous Indignation is particularly relevant given the kinds of…

“The ‘believe in yourself gospel’ is wreaking havoc on the church…”

"The 'believe in yourself gospel' is wreaking havoc on the church..." [embed]https://vimeo.com/334506283[/embed] "Lord knows that we have more than enough books about ourselves and never enough books about the God that created us. It isn't until we see him that…

Book Notice: THE HISTORY AND THEOLOGY OF CALVINISM, by Curt Daniel

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance   With forewords by both Joel Beeke and John MacArthur, you would be right to expect something special from this book. It is the result of decades of study and teaching.…

Some of the Best Studies in Biblical Theology Today, ON SALE

Some of the Best Studies in Biblical Theology Today, ON SALE   Editor's Note: Ours is a day in which there is a renewed interest in Biblical Theology. It would be difficult to find a better series than the New Studies…

Book Notice: FOUR PORTRAITS, ONE JESUS (2nd Edition), by Mark L. Strauss

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance   To Christians worldwide, the man Jesus of Nazareth is the centerpiece of history, the object of faith, hope, and worship. Even those who do not follow him admit the vast…

Weekly Recap, March 21, 2020

This week take special note of our author interview with Jason Thacker about the Age of AI. This interview is fascinating because Thacker has tackled this topic from a Christian worldview. Have a listen to what he says about his new…

“I wish I could have given [this book] to my younger self.” –Rebecca McLaughlin

“I wish I could have given [this book] to my younger self.” –Rebecca McLaughlin   A rich portrayal of living faithfully and happily as a Christian with same-sex attraction that paints a compelling picture of discipleship for every believer. In…

“Here is a book that belongs in the libraries of every church, pastor, teacher, and student of theology.” Richard B. Gaffin Jr.

"Here is a book that belongs in the libraries of every church, pastor, teacher, and student of theology." Richard B. Gaffin Jr.   110 years after its original publication, The Wonderful Works of God remains one of the finest single-volume…

Weekly Recap, March 14, 2020

This week we offered one of the most wide-ranging selections of topics we have probably ever done. Take particular note of our summaries this week, Steve West’s and mine. Both cover widely different, yet important books! -Ben Montoya, PhD

We all long for “happily ever afters.” But let’s face it, life’s just not like that! Or is it?

Happily Ever After?   Discover how Jesus’ happy ending can be yours too. We all long for “happily ever afters.” But let’s face it, life is just not like that! Or is it? This evangelistic book takes readers through the…

Anxiety, Anger & Grief: 50-Day Counseling Devotionals

Anxiety, Anger & Grief: 50-Day Counseling Devotionals [video width="1280" height="720" mp4="https://booksataglance.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/IMG_4628.mp4"][/video] About the Devotional on Anxiety: Fear and anxiety are chronic struggles for many people that are only intensifying and increasing. Best-selling author Edward T. Welch shares the comfort and…

Book Notice: PASSIONATE ABOUT THE PASSION WEEK: A FRESH LOOK AT JESUS’ LAST DAYS, by William Varner

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance   The Gospels record Jesus’ last days leading up to his crucifixion, but how attentive are we to the details of the account? Should we speak of Palm Sunday or Monday?…

“People are particularly open to exploring a relationship with God at times of major life transition.”

On Birth, Marriage, & Death: A New Trilogy from Keller   From New York Times bestselling author and pastor Timothy Keller, a beautiful box set of three books that unpacks the spiritual meaning of life's most significant events: birth, marriage, and death.…

Weekly Recap, March 7, 2020

Once again we brought you a wide variety of excellent content. Take notice of my summary of Limbaugh’s book from this week. I thoroughly enjoyed summarizing an entire set of cultural/political books, and this one was one of my favorites…

Big Theology for Little Hearts!

Big Theology for Little Hearts!   Each book in the Big Theology for Little Hearts series introduces a big idea from the Bible with concise definitions and engaging illustrations to help young minds gain a foundational understanding of God's word.…

“What are the marks of a supernaturally changed heart?”

“What are the marks of a supernaturally changed heart?”   [video width="1280" height="720" mp4="https://booksataglance.wpengine.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/IMG_4585.mp4"][/video] This is one of the questions the Apostle Paul addresses as he writes to the church in Corinth. He's not after some superficial outward tinkering, but…