I love biographies and bibliographies.
A developing interest has been growing among a sliver of young evangelicals in theology bearing certain characteristics of the “Reformed” theological tradition.
“The Pastor as Scholar and the Scholar as Pastor” began as two sermons
DTS professor John D. Hannah (not to be confused with animal lover Jack Hanna) has written an honest evaluation of the history of one of the world’s important Seminaries.
One of the treasures in my study is a ragged, dog-eared book entitled “Understanding the Church” which Emmaus Bible College kindly placed in the mail boxes of all it’s students one year.
If you’re not familiar with the ministry of Pastor John Stott (1921-2011), then you’re missing out. Last year while on vacation I read Roger Steer’s illuminating biography on John Stott titled: “Basic Christian The Inside Story of John Stott”. My first introduction to the work of Rev. John Stott was through his magnum opus, “The … [Read more…]
As I preached through the Gospel of John from Nov. 2009 to Aug. 2011 I found R.C. Sproul’s commentary on the Gospel unequaled in its balance of deep theological teaching and practical application. This commentary was always in my study as I prepared sermons for the Church’s edification. Dr. Sproul penned this commentary as a … [Read more…]