Category Archives: Worth a Look
Worthwhile reading for Thursday, June 25, 2015.
Worthwhile reading for Wednesday, June 24, 2015.
Worthwhile reading for Tuesday, June 23, 2015.
Worthwhile reading for Monday, June 22, 2015.
Kindle Deal of the Day: The Great Books Reader, Excerpts and Essays on the Most Influential Books in Western Civilization. $1.99.
Selected as one of 2011’s Best Books for Preachers by Preaching Magazine
Danny Akin on fatherhood — 10 roles fathers play in the lives of their children:
Fathers play many roles in rearing their children. Through each role, they prepare their children for life and give their kids opportunities to build a relationship with dad.
Anne Chamberlin is grateful for the legacy of Elisabeth Elliot as a “third-way” woman:
Both the anti-feminist and the anti-delicate flower, she taught what I came to think of as a “third way” of womanhood that seemed like Ruth and that Proverbs 31 woman with her strong arms, shrewdness, and nurturing ways.
Matthew Lee Anderson has written a provocative and insightful essay on our culture of reading and the end of dialogue:
A culture where reading is in decline will be a culture where inquiry and learning struggle as well, and the possibility of genuine and meaningful dialogue with those who we disagree will erode too. There is a fundamental connection between how we take in the world around us and sort through it internally and how we participate in conversations with those around us. As our culture reads more poorly, it will speak more poorly and respond more impatiently and less charitably.
A brief, roundtable discussion (Tim Keller, John Piper, and Don Carson) on thriving churches in a hostile culture.
Worthwhile reading for Tuesday, June 16, 2015.
Worthwhile reading for Monday, July 15, 2015.
Worthwhile reading for Thursday, June 11, 2015.
Worthwhile reading for Wednesday, June 10, 2015.
Worthwhile reading for Tuesday, June 9, 2015.