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 [...]
by Derek Brown – Jun 13
Right now Amazon is offering Brian Yawn’s book What Every Man Wishes His Father Had Told Him on Kindle for only $2.51. Below is an excerpt from Tim Challies’s very positive review.
What this book offers is interesting, helpful, mature reflections on [...]
by Derek Brown – Jun 10
J. I. Packer’s new book is not about family per se, but it does teach an important lesson–a lesson that parents should pass on to their children. Carl Truman, writing at Reformation 21, commends this “devotional gem” to Christians because [...]
by Benjamin D. Espinoza – Apr 3
You Lost Me: Why Young Christians are Leaving Church…and Rethinking Faith. By David Kinnaman. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Books, 2011, 256 pp. $17.99.
In 2007, David Kinnaman and Gabe Lyons co-authored the groundbreaking book unChristian: What a New Generation Really Thinks about Christianity…and Why it [...]
by Ryan Steenburg – Mar 18
Douglas Wilson, Father Hunger: Why God Calls Men to Love and Lead Their Families. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2012. 272 pp. $15.99.
The concern for functional fathers is as old as history itself. Yet every new generation must address rampant delinquency in the home. [...]
by Derek Brown – Mar 15
At his blog typically reserved for the discussion of literature for children, Ray Van Neste reviews a book about an issue that concerns children: identity theft. Van Neste recommends Child Identity Theft: What Every Parent Needs to Know, ”to families, schools [and] churches [...]
by Derek Brown – Jan 17
The Kindle version of Alistar Begg’s Lasting Love: How to Avoid Marital Failure is currently $.99 at Amazon! Below is a description of the book:
From Amazon: If you fail to plan, you plan to fail. Months, even years, before the wedding, couples [...]
by Derek Brown – Dec 10
From Crossway Books: Michael Beates’s concern with disability issues began nearly 30 years ago when his eldest child was born with multiple profound disabilities. Now, as more families like his are affected by a growing number of difficulties ranging from down syndrome [...]
by Troy W. Temple – Nov 5
ApParent Privilege. By Steve Wright. Wake Forest, NC: InQuest Ministries, 2008, 175 pp., $14.99.
During the first several years in the family ministry conversation, there were drastically opposing views with the most drastic opinions calling for the disbandment of local church youth ministry. [...]