The Scribblepreach Awards 10.29.16

 Kindle Deal of the Week: Letters to a Young Calvinist – James K.A. Smith’s commentary and critique of the YRR movement. Don’t miss it, for $2.99. Apologetics: Infinite Jest – Some brutal honesty from one of the 20th century’s most acclaimed secular writers: “It now lately seemed like a kind of black miracle to me […]

The ScribblePreach Awards 10.21.16

Kindle Deal of the Week: The NIV Application Commentary Series – This quality commentary series is on sale for $4.99 a piece, typically each is about $25 digital! Included on sale: Galatians, 1 & 2 Timothy (and Titus), 1 Corinthians, 2 Corinthians, Colossians and Philemon, Philippians, Ephesians, 1 & 2 Thessalonians, and Doug Moo on Romans! Apologetics: On […]

Scribblepreach Awards 10.15.16

Kindle Deal of the Week: Bob Dylan: All The Songs – The Story Behind Every Track. This is a $50 book for $3.99! I’m purchasing it for a few reasons: a. The magnificent discount. b. My creative writing tutor in Oxford thought Dylan was the best contemporary American writer we’ve produced c. Dylan’s songs make […]

Scribblepreach Awards 10.08.16

A Personal Update: Today I’m in West Virginia, taking an interview with a committee of the New River Presbytery of the PCA. We’re talking about starting a new campus ministry at West Virginia University, a school of 30,000-some students, and the #3 party school in the nation (with lots of drug/meth-specifically addictions to boot). We’ve […]

The ScribblePreach Awards 10.01.16

Kindle Deal of the Week: Surprised By Hope – N.T. Wright’s fantastic recovery of the idea of the resurrection from the impoverished ideas we have of heaven. A must read, for $1.99. Apologetics: For the Bible Tells Me So – A critique of Andy Stanley’s recent claim that Christians shouldn’t believe the gospel because “the […]

Scribblepreach Awards 09.24.16

Kindle Deal of the Week: The Pilgrim’s Regress – Lewis’s earliest post-Christian nonfiction work, for $1.99 Apologetics: 20 Quotes from Tim Keller’s Prequel to The Reason for God – You really can’t go wrong, here. Preaching: Three Tips for Teaching OT Narratives – Three concise, excellent and wise tips on preaching narrative that I’ve been […]

So, Sometimes I Mess Up…Big Time.

Hey Everyone, I recently received a response from one my readers asking me to reconsider my little “microaggression” on the article about microaggression. After re-reading the article, I think he’s absolutely right. The reason is that MOST (but not all) of the examples in the article are examples of truly racist remarks, and I don’t […]

Scribblepreach Awards 09.10.16

Kindle Deal of the Week: The True Secret of Writing – From the author of “Writing Down the Bones,” for $3.99 Apologetics: From my Journal: It’s really not coherent to claim tolerance if you’ve ever been indignant about…anything. Because at root, ethics are theological implications. We see this in Moses’ encounter with Pharaoh, but we […]

Scribblepreach Awards 09.03.16

Kindle Deal of the Week: Finishing Our Course With Joy – J.I. Packer’s insights on finishing the Christian life well, for $3.99 Apologetics: The Doctrine of the Knowledge of God: “If God is ‘wholly other’, then how can we know or say that He is ‘wholly other’? What right do we have to do theology […]