Category Archives: Biblical History

Book Review: Jerusalem In Prophecy

Jerusalem In Prophecy:  God’s State For The Final Drama, by Randall Price In all fairness, when I pondered about whether to read this book or not I thought I was going to be able to tear into this book rather … Continue reading

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Book Review: Israel: I Looked Over Jordan

Israel:  I Looked Over Jordan, by Lee Anderson This is an odd book, but not a bad book.  If I learned little from this book, and founds its organization and structure to be more than a little bit haphazard and … Continue reading

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Book Review: Exploring Our Hebraic Heritage

Exploring Our Hebraic Heritage:  A Christian Theology Of Roots And Renewal, by Marvin R. Wilson This is the sort of book that could have gone very well or very badly, and so I read it with some concern and even … Continue reading

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But The Jerusalem Above Is Free, Which Is The Mother Of Us All

[Note:  The following is the text of a prepared Bible Study for a get-together over Mother’s Day weekend at the Oregon Coast with some close friends of mine.] In Galatians 4:21-31, we are presented with a complicated and difficult Pauline … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Most Misused Stories In The Bible

The Most Misused Stories In The Bible, by Eric J Bargerhuff [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Bethany House Books.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] In many cases, misuse is in the eye of the … Continue reading

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Non-Book Review: The Battle Of Actium 31 BC

The Battle Of Actium 31 BC:  War For The World, by Lee Fratantuono On occasion, I end up reviewing a surprising number of books about Roman history [1] from De Re Militari even though that journal generally appeals to audiences … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Seven Money Types

The Seven Money Types:  Discover How God Wired You To Handle Money, by Tommy Brown [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/Zondervan.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] As someone who is no stranger to books … Continue reading

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Book Review: Still Waiting

Still Waiting:  Hope For When God Doesn’t Give You What You Want, by Ann Swindell [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by Tyndale Blog Tours.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] I really liked this book, and … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Bible Crash Course For The Sunday School Dropout

The Bible Crash Course For The Sunday School Dropout, by Robyn Downey [Note:  This book was provided free of charge by BookLook/WestBow Press.  All thoughts and opinions are my own.] Are you a somewhat new Christian who is embarrassed at … Continue reading

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Book Review: Follow Me

Book Review:  Follow Me:  Christ’s Call, Our Response, by John MacArthur This book was notable to me as a reader for two reasons.  For one, this short book of only about 100 pages appears to owe a lot of its … Continue reading

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