Books

5 Takeaways from “Carpe Diem Redeemed”

“The grandest and most magnificent human endeavors are only sandcastles washed away by time and tide”Carpe Diem Redeemed, 13. Title: Carpe Diem Redeemed: Seizing the Day, Discerning the TimesAuthor: Os GuinnessPublisher: IVP BooksLength: 176 pagesDate: September 24, 2019 One of the...

Best Books on Productivity for Christians

One of the most frequent questions I get is what productivity books I recommend for Christians. There are a lot of books on productivity out there. So, it can be a little daunting to know where to start. I’ve whittled my list of suggested titles down to just five. Not all of these books are...

You Will Be Judged: Thoughts on A Neglected Motivation

The following is a guest post from Joe Barnard, Executive Director of Cross Training Ministries. This post has been adapted from his forthcoming book, The Way Forward: A Roadmap of Spiritual Growth for Men in the 21st CenturyI found this book immensely helpful personally as it goes places where...

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Anxiety: Knowing God’s Peace by Paul Tautges

In his new 31-day devotional, Anxiety: Knowing God’s Peace, Paul Tautges addresses the issue of anxiety from a biblical perspective. In the introduction he writes, β€œNo matter what your anxiety looks like, the Bible speaks truth and peace into your mind and heart. Scripture directly addresses the...

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Biblical Meditation, How to Get Started

What do you think of when you hear the word β€œmeditation?” Do you picture a person sitting cross-legged, thumbs and index fingers forming little O’s, and uttering β€œOhm” again and again? In Western society, meditation is a word which has been co-opted by Eastern mystical practices. So you might be...

Book Review: Greek for Life

This book majors on the inspirational and the practical. By inspiration, I mean that with every page you read of this book you want to set it down and start reviewing vocabulary or pop open a Greek grammar and start digging in. It gets you pumped up to apply yourself.