Archive Spotlight – March 19, 2021

What is Books At a Glance? (Video)

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Archive Spotlight – March 12, 2021

Book Notice: HEBREWS: AN INTRODUCTION AND COMMENTARY, by David G. Peterson

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance   Anytime we see a new book from David Peterson we know immediately it’s going to be worth the price of admission. The Tyndale New Testament Commentaries series is being overhauled…

Book Recommendations “For the Present Distress” by Pastor Jack Jeffery

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance   Our friend Pastor Jack Jeffery has compiled a helpful reading list for understanding our times. We post it here with his permission and for your enjoyment!   For The Present…

Weekly Recap, March 6, 2021

This week we encourage our readers to take a careful look at our summary of The Story of Creeds and Confessions. These documents are very beneficial to our faith, and you can learn more from our summary!

Archive Spotlight – March 5, 2021

Book Notice: THE GODS OF THE NATIONS: A STUDY IN ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN NATIONAL THEOLOGY, by Daniel Block

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance Fred G. Zaspel   An excellent, relatively brief resource for understanding Israelite monotheism against the broader backdrop of the surrounding Ancient Near Eastern nations. Very well-informed and highly instructive. Valuable for…

Book Notice: GENDER IDEOLOGY: WHAT DO CHRISTIANS NEED TO KNOW?, by Sharon James

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance By Fred G. Zaspel   This book is a little gem. It’s been out for more than a year, but somehow I only just now got to it. It’s timely, the…

Weekly Recap, February 27, 2021

This week our summary of Tom Schreiner’s Handbook on Acts and Paul’s Letters merits special attention. Schreiner has spent a career studying the NT, especially Paul’s letters, and this handbook is worth your consideration.

Archive Spotlight – February 26, 2021

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…