Biographies

Herman Bavinck: Pastor, Churchman, Statesman, and Theologian (Ron Gleason)

Theologians of the English-speaking world are aware of household names such as Abraham Kuyper and B.B. Warfield, two of the greatest Calvinist scholars of the last century. Both of these men died within 12 months of each other, yet there is a third man who joined...

Augustine on the Christian Life: Transformed by the Power of God (Gerald Bray)

Every volume in the Theologians on the Christian Life series produced by Crossway continues to help readers make progress in their understanding of church history and the key figures that brought us to where we are. The thing I love about this series is that each...

Andrew Fuller: Holy Faith, Worthy Gospel, World Mission by John Piper

Andrew Fuller: Holy Faith, Worthy Gospel, World Mission is a great primer for further study into the life and ministry of the British pastor Andrew Fuller. Fuller was the pastor of Kettering Particular Baptist Church for 33 years and served as the first secretary of...
The Hiding Place (Young Reader’s Edition)

The Hiding Place (Young Reader’s Edition)

The story of Corrie Ten Boom as related in her classic book The Hiding Place is one of those must-read books. I was excited to receive an updated version of this book that is geared towards the young reader. Having a 13-year-old daughter in our home, I am quite...

Bitesize Biographies: Samuel Rutherford

Bitesize Biographies: Samuel Rutherford

I would venture to say that most believers today have little to no idea who Samuel Rutherford is or his importance, especially within the Scottish Church in the 1600s. Part of the issue with that unfortunate lack of knowledge is the lack of focus on matters of church...

The Trinitarian Devotion of John Owen

The Trinitarian Devotion of John Owen

John Owen is rightly considered one of the preeminent theologians in church history. His influence looms large especially over those who hold to Reformed and historical Protestant evangelical theology. From his books on sanctification, to the Holy Spirit, his...

The Poetic Wonder of Isaac Watts (Long Line of Godly Men Profiles)

The Poetic Wonder of Isaac Watts (Long Line of Godly Men Profiles)

One of my favorite type of Christian literature is biographies. I love reading about the work God did through men and women of God throughout church history. This love was developed in my early teens as I consumed biography after biography and devoured church history....