Scribblepreach Awards 07.09.16

Hey All, Glad to be back from a short vacation. I also want to give a special shout out to my Patreon Patrons. You all inspire me to keep going. I’m going to be upgrading the site soon using your help, I can’t wait to unleash it! Now, back to the best of weekly reading: […]

Scribblepreach Awards 06.18.16

Kindle Deal of the Week: A Life Observed: A Spiritual Biography of C.S. Lewis – For $1.99 Apologetics: That Hideous Strength: “There are a dozen views about everything until you know the answer. Then there is never more than one.” – C.S. Lewis. I thought this a brilliant response to relativism. Preaching: From My Journal: […]

Scribblepreach Awards 06.11.16

Kindle Deal of the Week: Name of the Rose, $2.99 – I haven’t read this, but I’ve read some Umberto Eco as a scholar of Aristotelian aesthetics. He’s a fascinating thinker. Apologetics: Hitchens Not an Atheist? This article in the Atlantic gives an important perspective on the recent allegations that Hitchens was not really an […]

Scribblepreach Awards 06.04.16

Kindle Deal of the Week: Ethics – Bonhoeffer’s Ethics for $3.99 Apologetics: Israel Mocking the Nations – This sermon by Dick Lucas has an interesting take on the idea that all religions are equal. According to the prophets of old, they’re actually mockable. A good example of addressing non-Christians while staying faithful to the text. […]

Scribblepreach Awards 05.28.16

Kindle Deal of the Week: Shame Interrupted – Was very excited to see this book by Ed Welch on sale yesterday for $2.99. Apologetics: Ten Problems with Presuppositionalism Answered – John Frame gives concise and compelling answers to ten objections from an Evidentialist (a kind of approach to apologetics). Preaching: 7 Preaching Pitfalls – Excellent, […]

Scribblepreach Awards 05.21.16

Kindle Deal of the Week: Grounded in the Gospel – A great work from two great communicators – J.I. Packer and Gary Parett, for $2.59. Apologetics: From My Journal: As I spoke this week with a student about those who’ve never heard the gospel, I made a connection I’ve not heard before. If we assert that […]

Scribblepreach Awards 05.14.16

Hey Ya’ll, Thank you for your patience this month. I’ve been completing my M.Div at Gordon Conwell, and I’ve needed to take a sabbatical from the blogosphere. My time away gave me some fresh vision, and rather than explain, I’ll show you what that looks like below. More to come. Kindle Deal of the Week: […]

ScribblePreach Awards 04.09.16

Hey All, I’ve been doing a lot of reflection on what my particular call is in the blog world, and this has led me to pair down this week’s Awards. There are plenty of people doing theology, spiritual life, fun stuff – my call is to equip Christian communicators to be as effective as possible. […]

Aristotle’s Simple Secret to Effective Communication.

In this week’s 6-minute video, you’ll learn: Why most “brilliant” communicators won’t attract an audience. How to avoid two extremes of ineffective communication. How great communicators keep things both clear and interesting. Aristotle’s simple tool that ensures you have a perfect communication style. (If you’re an e-mail subscriber, click here to view the video). If you […]

Weekend Java Awards 04.02.16

Kindle Deal of the Week: Billy Bryson’s Shakespeare – Grab this biography by possibly the best history writer of our time. $1.99 – can’t beat it. Apologetics Award: Intelligent Design in the Mind of an Atheist – Austin has a great, brief reflection on how a presuppositionalist might think of intelligent design arguments. Preaching Award: How […]