Weekly Recap, September 25, 2021

How can you share the Gospel with Roman Catholics? What are the key issues to keep in mind? You won’t want to miss our interview this week with Gregg R. Allison over his new book, 40 Questions About Roman Catholicism.

Archive Spotlight – September 24, 2021

Book Notice: TRUSTING GOD IN THE DARKNESS: A GUIDE TO UNDERSTANDING THE BOOK OF JOB, by Christopher Ash

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance   Some years ago we noted the arrival of Christopher Ash’s stunningly good commentary on Job in the Preach the Word series from Crossway (see here). It was quite simply the…

Scott Christensen Answers the Question: Did God Create Evil?

Scott Christensen’s excellent book on the “problem” of evil is currently the best and most thorough available on the subject. We have featured this book previously. You may want to re-visit our Author Interview, our Book Summary, as well as…

Weekly Recap, September 18, 2021

How should we think through various ethical issues from a Christian perspective? What should inform our thinking and views? See our review of Ken Magnuson’s book, “Invitation to Christian Ethics: Moral Reasoning and Contemporary Issues.”

Archive Spotlight – September 17, 2021

Book Notice: LETTERS FOR THE CHURCH: READING JAMES, 1-2 PETER, 1-3 JOHN, AND JUDE AS CANON, by Darian R. Lockett

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance   From the Author’s Introduction The Catholic Epistles give us a unique window into early Christian theology and practice. These letters highlight the centrality of love for not only fellow believers…

Weekly Recap, September 11, 2021

What is the problem of evil and how can it be best explained? Does Calvinism provide the best lens to give an adequate response? See Steve West’s summary of Calvinism and the Problem of Evil, edited by David E. Alexander…

Archive Spotlight – September 10, 2021

Weekly Recap, September 4, 2021

What are your thoughts on public education? What informs your decision-making process with schooling? More importantly, what does the Bible say about this topic? Don’t miss our new book highlight Don’t Let Schooling Stand in the Way of Education: A…

Archive Spotlight – September 3, 2021

Book Notice: DON’T LET SCHOOLING STAND IN THE WAY OF EDUCATION: A BIBLICAL RESPONSE TO THE CRISIS IN PUBLIC EDUCATION, edited by Darrow L. Miller

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance   With alarming speed, our public schools have dropped any pretense of religious neutrality. As a result, our children are adrift in a sea of relativism. Many are abandoning Christianity, and…

Book Notice: OLD TESTAMENT USE OF OLD TESTAMENT: A BOOK-BY-BOOK GUIDE, by Gary Edward Schnittjer

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance by Fred G. Zaspel   The church of our generation has witnessed a wonderful explosion of interest in Biblical Theology, one aspect of which is the study of how biblical writers…

Weekly Recap, August 28, 2021

Are you having difficulty counseling hard cases? Do you find it hard to see the sufficiency of God’s Word in even these hardest of cases? See our review this week of Counseling the Hard Cases: True Stories Illustrating the Sufficiency of…

Archive Spotlight – August 27, 2021

Book Notice: MEN AND WOMEN IN THE CHURCH: A SHORT, BIBLICAL, PRACTICAL INTRODUCTION, by Kevin DeYoung

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance by Fred G. Zaspel   Kevin DeYoung has established himself as a clear thinker and writer, and his new Men and Women in the Church provides more evidence of the same.…

Book Notice: ETHICS AS WORSHIP: THE PURSUIT OF MORAL DISCIPLESHIP, by Mark Daniel Liederbach and Evan Lenow

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance This massive new book offers a much-needed perspective on Christian Ethics. We will allow Ligon Duncan to introduce the concept of “ethics as worship” – this below from the Foreword:  …

Book Notice: NIV GRACE & TRUTH STUDY BIBLE, edited by R. Albert Mohler, Jr.

A Brief Book Notice from Books At a Glance by Fred Zaspel   I’ve spent some time now perusing this new study Bible, and I am impressed – a very helpful guide to reading the Bible with understanding. Albert Mohler…