If Rip Woke Up Today

March 25, 2022

Washington Irving published his fanciful tale, Rip Van Winkle in 1819. The story is set in late 18th century America. Rip was squirrel hunting in the Catskill Mountains, dulled by drink he lays down for a nap. Deep sleep doesn’t explain the half of it. He wakes up 20 years later thinking it was the […]

Weakness Is the Way

July 11, 2013

Using 2 Corinthians J.I. Packer reflects on his experience of weakness and the Christian life in his new book, Weakness Is the Way. For a man of 86 years who has spent over 60 years in Christian ministry, writing, and teaching, I think we might want to stop and listen to what he has to […]

The Fading of the Flesh and the Flourishing of Faith

December 27, 2012

This book review is by Terry Delaney and appears on his website, Christian Book Notes (May 13th, 2011). Used by permission. Swinnock, George. The Fading of the Flesh and the Flourishing of Faith. Grand Rapids, Reformation Heritage Books, 2009. 178 pp. $10.00. [on sale right now for $5.00] Introduction George Swinnock was an English Puritan who lived from […]

The Hidden Life of Prayer & The Prayer Life of Our Lord by David M. M’Intyre

August 23, 2012

This book review is by Terry Delaney and appears on his website, Christian Book Notes (August 8, 2012). Used by permission. M’Intyre, David M. The Hidden Life of Prayer & The Prayer Life of Our Lord. Hannibal: Granted Ministries Press, 2012. 192 pp. $11.00. Purchase from Granted Ministries for only $7.50. Introduction David M’Intyre (1859-1938) was a Scottish Presbyterian. […]

The Henry Morris Study Bible

August 9, 2012

One of the newest study Bibles on the market is The Henry Morris Study Bible (Master Books, New Leaf Publishing Group, 2012). The hardcover lists for $39.99 with a genuine leather edition at almost twice as much. At the present time, ChristianBooks.com is offering them at 35% off list price. Henry Morris (1918-2006), was the […]

6 Tips for Choosing Books on the Old Testament

July 6, 2012

[This article is written by Dr. David Murray (Professor of Old Testament and Practical Theology at Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary) from his blog, HeadHeartHand, posted July 5, 2012. Copyrighted and used by permission.] Like me, you’ve probably been disappointed by many books on the Old Testament. The covers look great, the titles sound enticing, and […]

Born of God: Sermons from John, Chapter One

May 17, 2012

  This book review by Terry Delaney appears on his website, Christian Book Notes (January 20, 2012). Used by permission. Lloyd-Jones, D. Martyn. Born of God: Sermons from John, Chapter One. Edinburgh: The Banner of Truth Trust, 2011. 482 pp. $29.00. Martyn Lloyd-Jones (1899-1981) is well known by many in the Reformed circles of Christianity. […]

King Solomon: The Temptations of Money, Sex, and Power

March 8, 2012

Ryken, Philip Graham. King Solomon: The Temptations of Money, Sex, and Power. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2011. 256 pp. $16.99 [but can be found for a little over $10.00]. This book review by Terry Delaney appears on his website, Christian Book Notes (February 23, 2012). Used by permission. Introduction Dr. Philip Ryken currently serves as president of […]

Tempted and Tried: Temptation and the Triumph of Christ

February 16, 2012

  Moore, Russell D. Tempted and Tried: Temptation and the Triumph of Christ. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2011. 208 pp. $14.99 [most online Chrisitan books stores have it for less]. This book review by Terry Delaney appears on his website, Christian Book Notes (January 11, 2012). Used by permission. Introduction Dr. Russell Moore is the dean of the School of […]

Josiah’s Reformation

January 19, 2012

This book review by Terry Delaney appears on his website, Christian Book Notes (December 5, 2011). Used by permission.  Sibbes, Richard. Josiah’s Reformation. Edinburgh: The Banner of Truth Trust, 2011. 176 pp. $10.00. Purchase at Westminster Bookstore or Mongerism Books for less. Introduction Josiah’s Reformation is the latest in the Puritan Paperbacks Series published by the Banner of Truth Trust. This […]

Give Them Grace

December 29, 2011

This book review by Terry Delaney appears on his website, Christian Book Notes (December 23, 2011). Used by permission.  Fitzpatrick, Elyse and Jessica Thompson. Give Them Grace: Dazzling Your Kids with the Love of Jesus. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2011, 208 pp. $14.99. Introduction Elyse Fitzpatrick is an excellent writer and editor. I have reviewed two of her previous works, both published […]

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