by David Gundersen – Nov 6
“Family worship” is an archaic phrase—and an increasingly archaic practice. It sounds austere and intimidating, like an outdated tradition for über-conservative, tightly sheltered, hyper-Christian families who care more about spiritual solemnity than family warmth.
Pastor Jason Helopoulos, assistant pastor at University Reformed Church [...]
by Nick Ostermann – Nov 1
You Never Stop Being a Parent. By Jim Newheiser and Elyse Fitzpatrick. Phillipsburg, NJ: P&R, 2010, 224 pp., $14.99.
As a thirty-one year old, I’ve often wondered how my parents made the transition from parenting a child in their home to now parenting [...]
by Nick Ostermann – Oct 25
Visionary Marriage: Capture a God-Sized Vision for Your Marriage. By Rob and Amy Rienow. Nashville, Randall House, 2010, 150 pp., $12.99.
After a decade of struggling themselves, as well as years of counseling engaged and married couples, Rob and Amy Rienow realized that most couples have [...]
by Derek Brown – Oct 16
“Praying for our husbands is an often talked about spiritual discipline,” observes Courtney Reissig, “But how many times do we commit to praying for them in earnest, only to be met with the disappointment days, weeks, and months later when we fall [...]
by Michael Davis – Sep 30
A Vision for the Aging Church: Renewing Ministry for and by Seniors. By James M. Houston and Michael Parker. Downers Grove, IL: IVP Academic, 2012, 279 pp., $24.00.
“This book represents an effort to join science and religion in ways that most positively impact the [...]
by Derek Brown – Sep 11
From The Publisher: With easily remembered rhymes and Bible verses take your child through the span of Salvation History from Creation to the Fall, the Flood to the Exodus, the Exile to the Crucifixion and beyond… James M. Hamilton writes about real history, God’s [...]
by Derek Brown – Aug 29
Brian Croft, Senior Pastor of Auburndale Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky, and Founder of PracticalShepherding.com, and his wife have co-written a book to encourage pastors entitled, The Pastor’s Family: Shepherding Your Family Through the Pressures of Pastoral Ministry. Below is a description of [...]
by Derek Brown – Aug 15
Heath Lambert, associate professor of biblical counseling at Boyce College, has recently published what Joshua Harris hails as “the best book I’m aware of on sexual purity and pornography.” Below is a brief description, a few endorsements, a review, and a link to purchase [...]
by Derek Brown – Jul 10
From Amazon: The earthly crisis within manhood will be there until Jesus returns, but in Christ men are pointed toward the gospel as the vision for renewal. Manhood Restored by exciting new pastoral voice Eric Mason combines theological depth with practical insights, putting men in [...]