For the most part, the Ten Commandments do not so much introduce new standards of behavior as codify the relationship that God’s covenant people are supposed to have with Him…
Like I mentioned in my last post, January is when I tend to do some reflecting on the past year. In this post I want to tell you about my favorite book from 2011: Tim Keller’s King’s Cross
You’ve seen me write a handful of posts (like this one) about Francis Chan over the past couple of years. His podcasts and books – Crazy Love in particular – have been a huge blessing to me. You may or may not know that a few months ago he walked away from his church. No… Continue reading CNN Article On Francis Chan
Like many people, I first discovered Donald Miller through the book Blue Like Jazz. He had written several books before that one ‘hit it big’, but for some reason, that one got our attention. I enjoyed the book a lot — not nearly as much as some of my friends — but I love Don’s… Continue reading Are Marketing Firms Dictating Your Story?
The lead pastor at our church released a new book this week! Pastor J.D. lived for a couple of years in a Muslim country in the pacific rim of Asia, and also got his PHD in Islamic studies. “Breaking The Islamic Code” is his attempt at helping us ‘westernized Americans’ better understand Islam, Muslims, and… Continue reading “Breaking The Islamic Code”