Category: Book Reviews

Review: The Gospel Comes with a House Key

In both life and Scripture, Christian hospitality is the place where truth is often revealed and people are exposed. And truth is edgy. Truth is divisive. Jesus died for the truth. Are we willing to live for it? By: Chris Egner Rosario’s first book, Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert, details her conversion to Christianity and out ...

Reformed Catholicity: The Promise of Retrieval for Theology and Biblical Interpretation

Michael Allen and Scott R. Swain, Reformed Catholicity: The Promise of Retrieval for Theology and Biblical Interpretation. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2015. 168 pp. Paperback, $14.27. ISBN 9780801049798. A manifesto is a declaration of intentions, opinions, and objectives made by a person or group. Reformed Catholicity: The Promise of Retrieval for Theology and Biblical Interpretation ...

Mending a Fractured Church: How to Seek Unity with Integrity

Michael Bird and Brian Rosner, eds. Mending a Fractured Church: How to Seek Unity with Integrity. Lexham Press, 2015. 149 pp. Paperback, $12.95. ISBN 9781577996316. As the count of Christian denominations reaches nearly 40,000, the Church has need of guidance in dealing with deep differences. The Bible offers many case studies to help Christians manage ...

Exploring Ecclesiology: An Evangelical and Ecumenical Introduction

Brad Harper and Paul Louis Metzger, Exploring Ecclesiology: An Evangelical and Ecumenical Introduction. Grand Rapids: Brazos Press, 2009. 336 pp. Paperback, $22.05. ISBN 9781587431739. Authors Brad Harper and Paul Louis Metzger have written an excellent volume exploring ecclesiology from an evangelical and ecumenical perspective. Brad Harper, Ph.D., is professor of theology at Multnomah University and ...

Renaissance: The Power of the Gospel However Dark the Times

Renaissance: The Power of the Gospel However Dark the Times / by Os Guinness. IVP Books   ISBN 978-0-8308-6371-0 Renaissance: The Power of the Gospel However Dark the Times by Os Guinness is an instant classic that captures Western culture in a way that only Os Guinness is equipped to do. Guinness uses his prophetic ...