The Basic Bible Atlas: A Fascinating Guide to the Land of the Bible – John A. Beck

One of the major themes of the entire Bible is land. We each have a place. Everyone in the Bible had a place. But what was this like for them? I believe this is why this little book is so crucial to read, not to mention fun as you discover new things about the land … Continue reading The Basic Bible Atlas: A Fascinating Guide to the Land of the Bible – John A. Beck

The Messianic Vision of the Pentateuch – Kevin S. Chen

One of the most incredible features of the Bible is that it combines so many different authors in such a large span of time, yet tells one, unified story. In The Messianic Vision of the Pentateuch, Kevin Chen highlights this by taking a detailed look at how the Pentateuch (Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy) … Continue reading The Messianic Vision of the Pentateuch – Kevin S. Chen

Walking the Ancient Paths: A Commentary on Jeremiah – Walter C. Kaiser Jr.

"The weeping prophet" is one of the most beloved prophets in the Old Testament, mostly due to the emotion and realness that we find when reading Jeremiah, and his passion and calling to follow the Lord in the midst of incredible trials. Walter Kaiser Jr. has given us a wonderful commentary on the book of … Continue reading Walking the Ancient Paths: A Commentary on Jeremiah – Walter C. Kaiser Jr.

Every Day Matters: A Biblical Approach to Productivity – Brandon D. Crowe

Every. Day. Matters. This is a truth that Scripture reminds us of on every page. Not taking our time for granted and how we choose to use it is so crucial, yet can so easily be subverted by the temptation of distractions and whatever else life throws at us. How can we be most efficient … Continue reading Every Day Matters: A Biblical Approach to Productivity – Brandon D. Crowe

Leveling the Church: Multiplying Your Ministry By Giving It Away – Micah Fries and Jeremy Maxfield

There are so many resources for pastoral ministry that it is hard if not impossible to wade through all of them. But pastoral ministry is so crucial for the life and calling of the church. Micah Fries and Jeremy Maxfield have set out to give us a fresh, biblical approach to ministry in the church … Continue reading Leveling the Church: Multiplying Your Ministry By Giving It Away – Micah Fries and Jeremy Maxfield

Our Good Crisis: Overcoming Moral Chaos with the Beatitudes – Jonathan K. Dodson

Life these days presents us with unique challenges. With the rapid development of technology, social media, and the ever changing cultural climate, how are we to navigate these times and remain faithful? Our culture seems to be clinging to self for dear life in almost every realm. What does this mean for us as believers … Continue reading Our Good Crisis: Overcoming Moral Chaos with the Beatitudes – Jonathan K. Dodson

What Is Jesus Doing?: God’s Activity in the Life and Work of the Church – Edited by Edwin Chr. Van Driel

"What is Jesus doing?" is probably a very uncommon question these days. It makes me think of the famous question a couple decades ago: "What would Jesus do?" But this question implies that Jesus may not have a present ministry RIGHT NOW, therefore we should look at what He did in the past and what … Continue reading What Is Jesus Doing?: God’s Activity in the Life and Work of the Church – Edited by Edwin Chr. Van Driel

Bloody, Brutal, and Barbaric?: Wrestling with Troubling War Texts – William Webb and Gordon Oeste

In my experience with talking to unbelievers or skeptics about God and the Bible, the large majority bring up the Old Testament and the seemingly "barbaric" behavior and commands of God, mostly surrounding the Israelites' conquering the land of Canaan and destroying the Canaanites. How could God command such a thing? Why would he let … Continue reading Bloody, Brutal, and Barbaric?: Wrestling with Troubling War Texts – William Webb and Gordon Oeste

Jesus Heals: An Anatomy Primer and Holy Week: An Emotions Primer – Danielle Hitches

Jesus Heals The most precious thing you can give your kids is Jesus, and the awareness of His love and care for them. Jesus lived this out in His life and ministry in how He healed the sins and wounds of the people around Him. Jesus Heals gives our little ones a peak into the … Continue reading Jesus Heals: An Anatomy Primer and Holy Week: An Emotions Primer – Danielle Hitches