Book Review: The Flourishing Pastor, by Tom NelsonReview by Vergil Brown | 01.16.2023
Tom Nelson’s book ‘The Flourishing Pastor’ is a helpful diagnostic tool for church leaders. It’s like a thorough examination at a doctor’s office; it’s good for you, but it may also make you uncomfortable at times and reveal some trouble spots.
Book Review: Spiritual Disciplines Within the Church, by Donald S. WhitneyReview by Mark Redfern | 01.11.2023
Whitney supplies the reader with spiritual disciplines for within the church and why such disciplines are essential to a true pursuit of God.
Book Review: Workers for Your Joy, by David MathisReview by Aaron Menikoff | 01.09.2023
It’s far too easy to wait for a crisis to pay attention to your pastor. Mathis shows us a better way.
Book Review: Counseling Women, by Kristin L. KellenReview by Hayley Satrom | 01.06.2023
Kellen provides a biblical framework for coming alongside women in need, as well as practical counseling advice derived from years of experience.
Book Review: Celebrities for Jesus, by Katelyn BeatyReview by Samuel D. James | 01.05.2023
Books like ‘Celebrities for Jesus’ are needed wake-up calls to the deceitfulness of riches and the surpassing worth of knowing Jesus over any earthly gain.
Book Review: Biblical Reasoning, by R. B. Jamieson and Tyler R. WittmanReview by Kevin Vanhoozer | 01.04.2023
Jamieson and Wittman dismantle the dividing wall of, if not hostility, then indifference and incomprehension, that often separates biblical studies and theology—a wall that serves neither the Scriptures, nor the church.
Book Review: Build on Jesus, by Deepak Reju & Marty MachowskiReview by Connie Dever | 9Marks Journal: The Church's Ministries | 12.07.2022
‘Build on Jesus’ is a book that can help you build tomorrow’s healthy church today.
Book Review: Reaching Your Muslim Neighbor with the Gospel, by A. S. IbrahimReview by J. Mack Stiles | 11.17.2022
‘Reaching Your Muslim Neighbor with the Gospel’ is an excellent practical, down-to-earth guide for sharing faith with a Muslim friend.
Book Review: A Manual for Preaching, by Abraham KuruvillaReview by Kevin Walker | 11.16.2022
Kevin Walker of Simeon Trust reviews SBTS professor Abraham Kuruvilla’s book ‘A Manual for Preaching’.
Book Review: Fight for Your Pastor, by Peter OrrReview by Walter Price | 11.14.2022
Orr has written a short, easily readable, wonderfully biblical, and deeply challenging word for church members of all times in a humble and engaging way.
Book Review: God Shines Forth, by Daniel Hames & Michael ReevesReview by Allen Duty | 11.04.2022
Hames and Reeves help us see that those who delight in God are eager to share him with others and aren’t deterred by their own evangelistic shortcomings.
Book Review: Men and Women in the Church, by Kevin DeYoungReview by Rosaria Butterfield | 09.08.2022
Kevin DeYoung has written the book that will guide the faithful evangelical and reformed church to live as men and women to the glory of God and be a refuge to those refugees from transgender ideology.
Book Review: Sing!, by Keith & Kristyn GettyReview by Sam Emadi | 09.06.2022
So much ink spilled in the worship wars of the late 20th century missed the rather important point that when Scripture talks about the church’s musical worship, it focuses explicitly on the congregation singing, not instrumentation or musical style.
Book Review: 31-Day Devotionals for LifeReview by Mark Redfern | 09.01.2022
Every pastor needs “go-to” resources they can give to those seeking counsel. Enter ’31-Day Devotionals for Life’.
Book Review: The Beauty and Power of Biblical Exposition, by Douglas Sean O’Donnell & Leland RykenReview by John Musyimi | 08.25.2022
‘The Beauty and Power of Biblical Exposition’ is written to help pastors pay better attention to all “the literary dimensions of the Bible,” in hopes to rescue preachers (and congregations) from “sermons filled with merely abstract theological propositions and proof-texted moral applications.”