I am back from Nepal and right into the flurry of the beginning of term with a backlog of things to post about. Special thanks to those who prayed for me and this trip. It was a great trip and so much could be said about it. Various things cannot be commented on for security [...]
I leave in the morning for a mission trip to Nepal. Iâ€™ll be gone for about 10 days, and since I am not likely to have internet access I donâ€™t expect to be posting.I along with some others will be providing biblical and theological instruction for about 60 local pastors. These men will be travelling [...]
My brief article on studying Romans which I previously mentioned was published in this weekâ€™s edition of the TN Baptist state paper.
The Scarlet Pimpernel, Baroness Orczy(1905; various reprints)Ages 15+ As a boy I saw one of the movie versions of this book and loved it. I then saw the book recommended by some good sources so it was on my â€œto findâ€ booklist from early on. I have eagerly awaited the time to read it to [...]
Happy New Year. I have been away for some time, but have several things waiting to post. Let me start this year with a quote about the heart of ministry. My good friend Ron Sloan, who runs Refinerâ€™s Fire bookshop in Louisville, gave me an old book on pastoral ministry over Christmas. The book is [...]
In the Reign of Terror, G. A. Henty(Blackie and Sons, no date), hb., 352 pp.Ages 7+ This is the first Henty book I ever read myself, and it shaped my positive view of Henty. I have looked forward to being able to read it to my boys, and I was gratified to see they enjoyed [...]