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 […]

Scribblepreach Awards 08.27.16

Kindle Deal of the Week: Michael F. Bird’s “Romans” – A brilliant commentary by a brilliant theologian on a brilliant book. Don’t miss it, for $7.99 Apologetics: 3 Ways the Blind Man and the Elephant Story Backfires – Love the way Trevin quotes from a wide variety of sources to make his points. Preaching: Preachers, […]

Scribblepreach Awards 08.20.16

Kindle Deal of the Week: Louisa May Alcott Collection for $0.49 – All of her works, including Little Women and Little Men. Apologetics: Jesus an egomaniac? Here’s a transcript of John Piper’s talk to Google, answering the question: “Is God an egomaniac?” Preaching: On Being Persuasive – Some persuasive points, here. Spiritual Life: Am I […]

Scribblepreach Awards 08.13.16

Kindle Deal of the Week: “A Hobbit, a Wardrobe, and a Great War: How J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis Rediscovered Faith, Friendship and Heroism in the Cataclysm of 1914-18″ – $1.99. Heard good things, can’t wait to dig in! Apologetics: An Essential Key to Understanding the NT Canon – Michael Kruger, balanced as ever, showing […]