Greetings from Books At a Glance!
Here’s a quick rundown of all the articles that we published and books that we featured this week. Check the list and make sure you didn’t miss any! Enjoy!
|IS GOD A MORAL MONSTER? MAKING SENSE OF THE OLD TESTAMENT GOD, by Paul Copan
Is God a Moral Monster? Making Sense of the Old Testament God By Paul Copan Baker Books, 2011 252 pages (Paperback) (Kindle) A Book Summary from Books At a Glance About the Author Paul Copan is the Pledger Family Chair of Philosophy and Ethics at Palm Beach Atlantic University in Flori […] Continue Reading
|Announcing Exciting Partnership with WTS Books!
Greetings from Books At a Glance! Books At a Glance Announces New Partnership with Westminster Seminary Bookstore! We have long been impressed with the excellent service and quality selection of books at www.WTSBooks.c […] Continue Reading
|Interview with Zack Eswine, SPURGEON’S SORROWS: REALISTIC HOPE FOR THOSE WHO SUFFER FROM DEPRESSION
Depression is a familiar malady to those in pastoral ministry. Pastors must counsel those who suffer with it in varying degrees and for varying reasons, and they very often must struggle with depression themselves. It may be surprising to learn that Charles Spurgeon was such a minister, but given that, it will be no surpris […] Continue Reading
|LEARNING TO DREAM AGAIN: REDISCOVERING THE HEART OF GOD, Samuel Wells
The wisdom framework offered in the introduction is the crown jewel of the book. Wells suggests that earthly humility, shameful suffering, and effervescent joy are three fundamental ingredients to Christian wisdom, and each of these is seen in Jesus. “So this is the secret of wisdom: Jesus…Jesus’ life is […] Continue Reading
|A VINE-RIPENED LIFE: SPIRITUAL FRUITFULNESS THROUGH ABIDING IN CHRIST, by Stanley D. Gale
Gale begins by discussing this fruit that we are to produce and how it is that we actually grow. The fruit of the Spirit that we find in Scripture is presented as both a noun and a verb. “For each of the nouns listed in Galatians 5:22-23, we can find corresponding verbs elsewhere: to love, to rejoice, to exercise peac […] Continue Reading
|Our 5 Most Popular Book Reviews in 2014
As we wrap-up 2014 and start 2015, we thought that you’d enjoy seeing the articles that were the most popular in each category — Blogs, Author-Interviews,
|SPURGEON’S SORROWS: REALISTIC HOPE FOR THOSE WHO SUFFER FROM DEPRESSION, by Zack Eswine
Spiritual depression, Charles argued, is the most difficult of all. Zack writes, “In this tug of war with God and depression, Charles recognized a spiritual reality to depression. He felt that depression itself has circumstantial, biological and spiritual contributors and challenges. But he also believed that the spir […] Continue Reading
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