Reading for June 2017

Reading the Bible Supernaturally: Seeing and Savoring the Glory of God in Scripture by John Piper
Broken-Down House: Living Productively in a World Gone Bad by Paul David Tripp
The Pastor and Counseling: The Basics of Shepherding Members in Need by Jeremy Pierre & Deepak Reju
Pray for the Flock : Ministering God’s Grace Through Intercession by Brian Croft & Ryan Fullerton
Do We Not Bleed? A Jon Mote Mystery by Daniel Taylor

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Encountering God in the Futility of Life

Ecclesiastes 1-3

“Life in a fallen world is futile, but that futility will be swallowed up in eternity.”

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Fathers, Do Not Eat the Bread of Anxious Toil

Psalm 127

“Fathers do not need to be anxious because God builds the house and blesses the household.”

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Reading for May 2017

The Legitimacy of Miracle by Robert A. Larmer
This is Our Time: Everyday Myths in Light of the Gospel by Trevin Wax
Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps That Explain Everything About the World by Tim Marshall
Reset: Living a Grace-Paced Life in a Burnout Culture by David Murray
Flags Out Front: A Contrarian’s Daydream by Douglas Wilson
Outlaws of Time 2: The Song of Glory and Ghost by N.D. Wilson

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Reading for April 2017

Hidden in Plain View: Undesigned Coincidences in the Gospels and Acts by Lydia McGrew
The Final Days of Jesus: The Most Important Week of the Most Important Man Who Ever Lived by Andreas Kostenberger & Justin Taylor
Exploring the Old Testament: A Guide to the Psalms & Wisdom Literature by Ernest Lucas
Hearing God: Developing a Conversational Relationship with God by Dallas Willard
Death Comes for the Deconstructionist: A Novel by Daniel Taylor
Werewolf Cop: A Novel by Andrew Klavan

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The Weeping King

Luke 19:28-44

“Jesus brings together in his personality values and qualities that we tend to separate.”

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Reading for March 2017

Leadership Mosaic: 5 Leadership Principles for Ministry and Everyday Life by Daniel Montgomery & Jared Kennedy
Proverbs: Wisdom That Works by Ray Ortlund
The Things of Earth: Treasuring God by Enjoying His Gifts by Joe Rigney
Becoming Worldly Saints: Can You Serve Jesus and Still Enjoy Your Life? by Michael Wittmer
Redemption: Freed by Jesus from the Idols We Worship and the Wounds We Carry by Mike Wilkerson
Practicing the Power: Welcoming the Gifts of the Holy Spirit into Your Life by Sam Storms
The Great Good Thing: A Secular Jew Comes to Faith in Christ by Andrew Klavan
Dynamite Road: A Weiss and Bishop Novel by Andrew Klavan

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Reading for February 2017

Undeniable: How Biology Confirms Our Intuition That Life is Designed by Douglas Axe
The Proverbs Driven Life: Timless Wisdom for Your Words, Work, Wealth, and Relationships by Anthony Selvaggio
The Pastor’s Kid: Finding Your Own Faith and Identity by Barnabas Piper
Discipling: How to Help Others Follow Jesus by Mark Dever
True Friendship: Walking Shoulder to Shoulder by Vaughan Roberts
And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie

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Reading for January 2017

Strong and Weak: Embracing a Life of Love, Risk, and True Flourishing by Andy Crouch
Living Forward: A Proven Plan to Stop Drifting and Get the Life You Want by Michael Hyatt & Daniel Harkavy
You and Me Forever: Marriage in Light of Eternity by Francis & Lisa Chan
The Pastor’s Family: Shepherding Your Family Through the Challenges of Pastoral Ministry by Brian & Cara Croft
The Joy Project: A True Story of Inescapable Happiness by Tony Reinke
The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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Inhaling: Taking in Spiritual Oxygen

1 Peter 1:22 – 2:5

“We desperately need the Word of God.”

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