Tag Archives: book

Lies About God – What The Shack Really Teaches: #TheShack

When I first read the book The Shack by William Young several years ago, I was very troubled by its content and message. Like many other emergent teachings prevalent today, there was a very anti-church and anti-Bible sentiment in the … Continue reading

Posted in Book, book review | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Trafficked: My Story #BookReview #SocialJustice

It’s ironic, isn’t it? Less than a month ago, I posted a book review for Phil Collin’s memoir Not Dead Yet, where I made the comment that I’m not really a fan of biographies. Shortly after that, I was grocery … Continue reading

Posted in book review, justice | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Phil Collins, Genesis, and the Soundtrack of my High School Years #BookReview

When I was in high school, Phil Collins and Genesis were the sound tracks of my life. From Phil Collins No Jacket Required to Genesis’ Invisible Touch albums, they were definitely some of my most played cassette tapes. To this … Continue reading

Posted in Book | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

The Weekend Funnies – Contemplative Fishing

Dear friends, What do you do when you want to relax? For me, I like to curl up with a good book. How about you? Calvin & Hobbes (c) 2016 Bill Waterson.

Posted in blog | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

On the Bookshelf – The Contemplative Pastor – Eugene Peterson

The Bible, The Message, and Eugene Peterson: Anyone who knows me knows that I love the Bible. It is my favourite book, one I have read dozens of times and in many different translations. One of the most fun and … Continue reading

Posted in blog | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Unmasking Male Depression

I know it might be hard for some of you to believe, but I know what it’s like to struggle with depression. And just don’t mean from my before-Christ days either. The past two years of my life and ministry … Continue reading

Posted in book review | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Church Compromised by Janet Basurto (Book Review)

A Church Compromised By Janet Basurto. A Book Review: At the beginning of her book, author Janet Basurto asserts that: “The Body of Christ has made too many compromises when it comes to God’s Commandments.” And to that general statement … Continue reading

Posted in book review | Tagged , | 1 Comment