Weekly Recap, July 27

This week we bring you several important titles. Note particularly the summaries by Wells, Warfield, and Gingrich. All three are on different topics but remain important in their respective topics. Check them out!

Weekly Recap, July 20

This week we have several important items for you to consider on weighty and important topics. Check each one out carefully!

BIBLICAL LEADERSHIP: THEOLOGY FOR THE EVERYDAY LEADER, by Benjamin K. Forrest and Chet Roden, eds.

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance   Biblical Leadership takes the best of evangelical scholarship to make the leadership lessons of Scripture tangible for today's readers. All contributors are biblical scholars who not only think seriously about the…

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WITH THE CLOUDS OF THE HEAVENS: THE BOOK OF DANIEL IN BIBLICAL THEOLOGY, by James M. Hamilton, Jr.

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance By Fred Zaspel   Having recently preached through the prophecies of Daniel I had occasion to read Hamilton’s excellent NSBT volume more carefully, and I found his approach refreshingly helpful. His…

Weekly Recap, July 12

This week we published a wide variety of summaries, reviews, and blogs. If you are staying inside to avoid the heat–at least in most parts of the world–then consider reading our material!

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“Executive summaries” have a long and proven value in the business world, and we at Books At a Glance are excited to bring the same to Christian readers. In our Book Summaries we “crunch” a book into 7-10 pages, condensing…

Weekly Recap, July 6

We hope you had a fantastic 4th of July!

Book Notice: J-CURVE: DYING AND RISING WITH JESUS IN EVERYDAY LIFE, by Paul E. Miller

A Brief Book Notice from Books at a Glance   Do we have the wrong map for the Christian life? The apostle Paul traces out a pattern of dying and rising with Jesus--what Paul Miller calls the "J-Curve"--as the normal…

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Check Out our Book Summaries   “Executive summaries” have a long and proven value in the business world, and we at Books at a Glance are excited to bring the same to Christian readers.  In our Book Summaries we “crunch”…

Weekly Recap, June 29

A fascinating interview this week with the now-converted nephew of Benny Hinn, Costi Hinn, about his life in the Prosperity Gospel, his conversion from it, his theology now, and his new book about all of that.

Book Notice: AGAINST GOD AND NATURE: THE DOCTRINE OF SIN (FOUNDATIONS OF EVANGELICAL THEOLOGY), by Thomas H. McCall

A Brief Book Notice from Books at a Glance   Without a proper understanding of sin, there can never be a proper understanding of the gospel. Sin is opposed both to God’s will and to nature, leaving us in need…

Weekly Recap, June 22

This Friday, June 21st, was the longest day of the year. Maybe one of these books can help you pass the long summer days?

Book Notice: SAINT PETER’S PRINCIPLES: LEADERSHIP FOR THOSE WHO ALREADY KNOW THEIR INCOMPETENCE, by Peter A. Lillback

A Brief Book Notice from Books at a Glance   In The Peter Principle, Dr. Laurence J. Peter argued that competent employees are promoted until they reach positions where they are incompetent. Any wise leader, then, can learn from Saint Peter, a…

Book Notice: Vols 1 and 2 of THE BOOK OF PROVERBS, by Bruce K. Waltke

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance Fred Zaspel   Okay, everyone knows Waltke’s is the king of Proverbs commentaries (Vol 1 and Vol 2) – at least any diligent student of Proverbs knows it. But I just…

Weekly Recap, June 16

Move quickly to wtsbooks to get your copy of the ESV German Parallel Bible that we reviewed this week. . . they are offering it at an excellent price!

Book Notice: MY SUNFLOWER GIRL, by Dyfan Williams

A Brief Book Notice from Books at a Glance   Here is a father's compelling narrative describing the unexpected death of his ten-year-old daughter Megan. The book is well written, factual and honest. Readers may soon find tears in their…

Book Notice: THE RICH MAN AND LAZARUS, by Jeffery Smith

A Brief Book Notice from Books at a Glance   The plain truth about life after death Dr. Joel R. Beeke, President, Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary, Grand Rapids, Michigan: Honestly, which would you rather be, a Christian beggar or a…