Christian Living

The Songs of Jesus A Year of Daily Devotions in the Psalms

The Book of Psalms is known as the Bible’s songbook—Jesus knew all 150 Psalms intimately, and relied on them to face every situation, including His death. In his latest book, The Songs of Jesus A Year of Daily Devotions in the Psalms, Tim Keller writes a very helpful...

Writers to Read: Nine Names that Belong on Your Bookshelf

I am a big fan of books. The reading and learning process that transpires from pouring your time and energy into a quality text is what makes reading a fun adventure. Good books and authors make the process that much better, while of course books that fail to meet...

A Review of “Walking with God Through Pain and Suffering” by Tim Keller

“This book is an effort to…take life seriously” (3). So says Tim Keller in the introduction to this phenomenal work on suffering. Walking with God Through Pain and Suffering is a comprehensive theological tool for crafting a Biblical paradigm of suffering, but it...

Book Review Everyday Church Gospel Communities on Mission

Recent years have seen an increase in books and blogs on what the church is and how we can move from being primarily focused on just programs to focusing on what the Bible teaches about what a church should be. Continuing in this recent trend is seasoned Pastors Tim...

Book Review The Gospel According to Isaiah 53

The past decade has seen several attacks from the emerging church, liberals and others on the doctrine of substitutionary atonement. During this time there has also been a great increase of interest in biblical theology that is what the Bible teaches about itself and...

People You Shouldn’t Marry (Pt 5)

Don’t Be a Jezebel (Cont’d) Thirdly, a Jezebel exalts physical beauty over spiritual beauty. I want to be careful about how I say this because I don’t believe for a moment that being spiritually beautiful means that you can’t keep up with fashion, or that you don’t...

People You Shouldn’t Marry (Pt 4)

Don’t Be a Jezebel Lastly dear heart, as important as it is that you should not marry an Ahab, it is just as important that you should not be a Jezebel. Jezebel – Even the mere mention of the name conjures up images of a woman who is morally-loose. As a culture we...