Hungry for God

Hungry for God

A couple of years ago, I was talking to a young man after a worship service one Sunday, and he asked me about a couple of book recommendations and what to do next for his spiritual growth. We had a…

Best Commentaries on Mark

Best Commentaries on Mark

Now that we are starting a new series in the Gospel of Mark, I thought it might be helpful to have a short blog on some of the best commentaries on this book of the Bible. The best way to…

"Unbroken": A Must-read Novel

“Unbroken”: A Must-read Novel

This past year, Becky and I began reading books together. It’s a habit we picked up from our son, Ben, and his wife, Ellie. So far, we’ve read a fictional novel, Safely Home, and a book on marriage, Tim Keller’s…

Hanging Out with Kissinger and Keller

Hanging Out with Kissinger and Keller

In the past few years, I’ve had the privilege to “hang out” with Dr. Henry Kissinger and Dr. Tim Keller. Both are rather bright fellows, and I’m learning a lot from these two intellectual giants. Ok, I’ve never actually met…

You Are What You Read

You Are What You Read

I have to make a confession . . . I’m a “bibliophile”—someone who is consumed with the desire to hold, read, or even just touch a book. Not only do I read almost anything I can get my hands on,…