Reading List 2021

The Body: A Guide for Occupants – Bill Bryson Disruptive Witness: Speaking Truth in a Distracted Age – Alan Noble From Adam and Israel to the Church: A Biblical Theology of the People of God (Essential Studies in Biblical Theology)– Benjamin L Gladd

Disruptive Witness: A Review

Disruptive Witness: Speaking Truth in a Distracted Age We live in a distracted age- Facebook, 24 hour news cycles, alerts and notifications, text messages, emails, etc. etc. ad nauseam. We are more “connected” (at least, technologically), more informed, and more entertained than ever before. The problem, according to Alan Noble, is that “the constant distraction…

Gentle & Lowly: A Review

Gentle and Lowly: The Heart of Christ for Sinners and Sufferers There are some books that are helpful reads. Other books are resourceful and serve a purpose for years to come. Still others are memorable for decades. And then there are books like Gentle & Lowly by Dane Ortlund. Groundbreaking, compassionate, and immensely helpful, this…

Talking Back to Purity Culture: A Review

Talking Back to Purity Culture: Rediscovering Faithful Christian Sexuality I am a simple case and point for social media marketing. I came across an advertisement for Talking Back to Purity Culture and was immediately intrigued- Not because I’ve struggled with purity culture myself. Thankfully, I was spared that trauma. No, my interests in this book…

2020 Favorite Books: The Rickies

It has become somewhat traditional within the world of “Reformedom” for pastors and ministries to share their read lists at the end of each year. I encourage you to check out the 2020 recommendations from The Gospel Coalition, Tim Challies, and Christianity Today (to name a few). Joining in the fun, I give you the…

2020 Book List

Peace Like a River, Leif Enger Redemption Accomplished & Applied, John Murray The Snow Child, Eowyn Ivey Living in God’s Two Kingdoms, David Van Drunen The Time Keeper, Mitch Albom Breakshot: My First 21 Years, James Taylor The Care of Souls, Harold Senkbeil Educated, Tara Westover The Trellis & the Vine, Colin Marshall The Murmur…