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November 2010

Book recommendations, Day 2

Today, three books from New York city pastor Timothy Keller of Redeemer Presbyterian Church. Each of them are worth your time. The Reason for God was a NYT bestseller. From one review: “In this apologia for Christian faith, Keller mines material from literary classics, philosophy, anthropology and a multitude of other disciplines to make an […]

Book recommendations, Day 1

First up on my list of book recommendations (which also make great gift suggestions) are two from a man a friend calls “the conscience of evangelicalism,” Phillip Yancey. I personally have never read a Yancey book that did not challenge and/or teach me greatly. These are two of his best. Concerning Disappointment with God, one […]

Book recommendations for Christmas

In twenty years as a pastor I was regularly asked about books recommendations. “What can I get for my son who want to know about Bible history?” “How can I know more theology?” “Can you recommend a good devotional guide?” I heard these questions, and others like them, dozens of times. The short answer is, […]

Black Friday special: ‘The Generous Soul,’ $11.00, free shipping

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