Category: Books


Reading, Writing, and Magical Worlds

I love to read and I love to write. However, I have found little time to do either since graduating from seminary. The demands of pastoral ministry have made it difficult to carve out time for reading and writing beyond the weekly sermons and lessons. Of course, the challenge of time is not unique to […]

Jerram Barrs on Harry Potter

Jerram Barrs talks about his love for the Harry Potter books and the allusions to Christ found within them. Barrs is the professor of Christian Studies and Contemporary Culture at Covenant Theological Seminary and Resident Scholar of the Francis A. Schaeffer Institute.

Re:Lit Books on Sale

Westminster Bookstore has all of the Re:Lit books on sale at 50% off through the end of today. Re:Lit is associated with the Resurgence and Mark Driscoll. They have a great lineup of books covering a variety of topics from church planting to pastoral care. So…head over to Westminster’s website and snatch those up while […]

The Tragedy of American Compassion – A Review

Just prior to Christmas break, I volunteered to be a part of a school project geared toward examining several books on poverty relief. It is interesting to find that many of the more recent publications are challenging Christians, churches, and even the government to think differently about fighting poverty and helping people in need. I […]