10 Books I Plan To Read This Year

Here are 10 of the books that I plan to read this year (outside of seminary required reading). I am sure there will be some additions along the way. Bloodlines by John Piper To live is Christ, to die is gain by Matt Chandler Crash the Chatterbox by Steven Furtick Center Church by Tim Keller … Continue reading 10 Books I Plan To Read This Year

Book Review: Jesus Continued by J.D. Greear

Before Jesus ascended up into Heaven from earth, He told the disciples that "a comforter would come." Jesus even referred to this comforter as a "promise." The promise as we all know is the promise of the Holy Spirit. The Holy Spirit is without question the most forgotten member of the Trinity (The Godhead- The … Continue reading Book Review: Jesus Continued by J.D. Greear

Book Review: From this Day Forward by Craig and Amy Groeschel

I try to read every Groeschel book that comes out. He has become one of my favorite authors. His most recent work From this Day Forward did not disappoint. In fact, it was a fantastic read. In his book, Craig and his wife Amy co-author the book. In each chapter, Craig writes and Amy closes … Continue reading Book Review: From this Day Forward by Craig and Amy Groeschel

Book Review: Beat God to the Punch by Eric Mason

Thanks to B&H Publishing for the privilege of receiving an advanced copy of the book Beat God to the Punch by Eric Mason. I had reviewed his last work entitled Manhood Restored and I was not going to turn down this opportunity. Beat God to the Punch is a catchy title that grabs your interest. … Continue reading Book Review: Beat God to the Punch by Eric Mason

10 Books Every Pastor Should Read

I came across a survey recently by the Barna research group. The survey consisted of several stats regarding pastors and the books that they read and purchase. On average, pastors purchase 45 different titles a year. That is considerably more than the average reader across the board. This statistic got me thinking about books and … Continue reading 10 Books Every Pastor Should Read

Books I am Reading

Leaders are readers. I believe that. The best leaders are really good readers. So, if you want to be a leader, you  better learn to be a reader. This is something that I am trying to develop in my life, but I will admit, it has been off and on. I go through seasons where … Continue reading Books I am Reading

Book Review: The God First Life by Stovall Weems

When I was asked to read Stovall Weems new book The God First Life, I have to admit that I was a bit skeptical. I really did not have a reason, but it made me skeptical. I had this idea that this book would be a bit of a prosperity Gospel kind of book for … Continue reading Book Review: The God First Life by Stovall Weems