Old prayers in modern Vietnam: A meditative review

Books / Spirituality

This collection of prayers from the early seventeenth century, edited by the poet Robert Hudson, travelled with me to Vietnam. For a second time,…

The Seamless Life (Steven Garber, 2020)

Books / Faith / Ordinary Life / Spirituality

The Seamless Life Over many years of mentoring and teaching, Steve Garber has rightly insisted that the Lordship of Christ should transform our view…

Tom Waits (Matt Mahurin, 2019)

Books / Music / Visual Art

Tom Waits by Matt Mahurin This large format, coffee-table art book will be of interest to people who love music album cover art, collaborations…

Christ the Cornerstone (John Stott, 2019)

Books

Christ the Cornerstone Between 1971 and 1981, the Rev. Dr. John R. W. Stott (1921-2011) wrote a regular column in Christianity Today. In it…

Architect of Evangelicalism (Carl F. H. Henry, 2019)

Books / Faith

Architect of Evangelicalism If biblically orthodox Christians are not to be merely reactionary about evangelicalism now that it is in some turmoil, it is…

Sticky Fingers (Joe Hagan, 2017)

Books / Music

Sticky Fingers Rolling Stone magazine has always ranked high on my reading list. The reason is that from its beginning in 1967, the magazine…

Poetry 180 (Billy Collins, 2003)

Books / Poetry

Poetry 180 While Billy Collins was United States Poet Laureate, he launched a series of efforts to bring poetry into the lives of ordinary…

By the Rivers of Water (Erskine Clarke, 2013)

Books / Discernment

Needing the gospel By the Rivers of Water is far and away the best missionary biography I have ever read. In fact, it is…

Bring the War Home (Kathleen Belew, 2018)

Books

The Legacy of the White Power Movement It is the difficult work of historians to bring order to the past. The very best historical…

Between the World and Me (Ta-Nehisi Coates, 2015)

Books

This short book, Nobel and Pulitzer prize winner Toni Morrison rightly says, “is required reading.” Composed as a letter to his son, Coates writes…