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Weekend A La Carte (October 17) – Tim Challies

My gratitude goes to Reformation Heritage Books for sponsoring the blog this week. Be sure to learned about the new book Puritan Reformed Theology (which is currently discounted). Also, here’s your regular reminder of my SquareQuotes site which is updated weekly and contains all kinds of great quote graphics. Today’s Kindle deals include a pretty... Read more

Nashville Authorities Investigating Worship Artist Who Held Unpermitted Weekend Event | RELEVANT

Tennessee health officials are investigating a worship event held in downtown Nashville over the weekend that drew a large, often maskless crowd, NBC News reports. The outdoor event featured worship artist Sean Feucht, who has held anti-coronavirus-lockdown events around the country over the last few months. The Nashville event was held at Public Square Park... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (October 10) – Tim Challies

If you’re looking for some good new music, be sure to check out Sandra McCracken’s new album Patient Kingdom and Citizens’ new album The Joy of Being. Today’s Kindle deals include a few classics. (Yesterday on the blog: Why Social Justice Is Not Biblical Justice) Your Church Is Not a Stepping Stone I think this... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (October 3) – Tim Challies

My thanks goes to Reformed Free Publishing for sponsoring the blog this week with news of their excellent new book that shares bite-sized readings on the great doctrines of the Christian faith. Today’s Kindle deals include some older books and some newer ones. I noticed that The Coddling of the American Mind is on sale;... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (September 26) – Tim Challies

Today’s Kindle deals include some classics, some lesser-known works by C.S. Lewis, and a few others as well. (Yesterday on the blog: Good Things Happen When My Wife Watches Cooking Shows) Is It Selfish To Go To Church? This article responds to what some people may be charging, especially in the UK. “Our choice to... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (September 19) – Tim Challies

I want to commend to you this episode of the Ministry Network Podcast (whether or not you’re in ministry). It’s about prayer and I found it encouraging, challenging, and endearingly eclectic. There are a few Kindle deals for your enjoyment today. (Yesterday on the blog: New Religions for a Godless World) Three(ish) Views of Contraception... Read more

California Church Sees Roughly 1,000 Baptisms in One Weekend

California Church Sees Roughly 1,000 Baptisms in One Weekend On Saturday, close to 1,000 people were baptized at Corona Del Mar State Beach in Newport Beach by Calvary Chapel Church Chino Hills.According to CBN News, Chino Director, Gina Gleason, noted that the record-setting number of baptisms on Saturday exceeded the usual turnout, which is about... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (September 12) – Tim Challies

My friends at Faithlife asked me to let you know about an upcoming webinar for church leaders who are preparing for fall ministry in light of COVID. My gratitude goes to ONE Audiobooks for sponsoring the blog this week with their offer of a free audiobook every month. Today’s Kindle deals include mostly classics. (Yesterday... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (September 5) – Tim Challies

If you’re interested in an ESV Journaling Bible, Westminster Books has them half off for the week. Today’s Kindle deals include mostly classics. (Yesterday on the blog: Tips for Young (and Maybe Not-So-Young) Bloggers) 7 Takes About How Much I Intensely Dislike The Enneagram I enjoyed reading Anne Kennedy because she makes me laugh (and... Read more

Sight & Sound’s Queen Esther, Broadcasting Live Labor Day Weekend, Is ‘Timely’ for Today, Spokeswoman Says

Sight & Sound's Queen Esther, Broadcasting Live Labor Day Weekend, Is 'Timely' for Today, Spokeswoman Says For the first time, Sight & Sound Theatres this weekend is broadcasting one of its shows live to a worldwide audience, and the story couldnt be more timely.Sight & Sound will stream its new musical Queen Esther on its... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (August 29) – Tim Challies

I’m grateful to Matthias Media for sponsoring the blog this week. Be sure to check out their neat new resource The Generosity Project. Today’s Kindle deals offers a pretty good list of newer and older books. (Yesterday on the blog: When Solomon’s Fool Created a Social Media Platform) Sticktoitiveness and the Christian Life “Sticktoitiveness is... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (August 22) – Tim Challies

Yesterday was a happy day as we got the news from Louisville that my son asked his girl to marry him, and she said yes. What joy! Today’s Kindle deals include the usual Saturday classics plus a few newer works (e.g. two of the volumes of the NSBT). (Yesterday on the blog: The Place To... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (August 15) – Tim Challies

I dropped the kids at Boyce/SBTS yesterday and am heading home today! While it was a really sad goodbye, I’ll be glad to be home… My thanks goes to Clarifying the Bible for sponsoring the blog this week. Please do check out their great material aimed at helping you better understand your Bible. Today’s Kindle deals... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (August 8) – Tim Challies

Today marks my 22nd wedding anniversary, though Aileen and I are 550 miles apart! In fact, this is the first of our anniversaries we’ve ever spent away from one another (since I’m still quarantining with my kids in Kentucky)! One week to go… There’s a pretty good list of Kindle deals today, especially as Saturdays... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (August 1) – Tim Challies

I am traveling today! For the first time since February I am going to board an airplane and cross an international border. At least, that’s the plan. This should be interesting… There are lots of Kindle deals to sort through today! You may also want to take a look at their monthly general market deals.... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (July 25) – Tim Challies

As the week comes to a close, I want to remind you of MinistryNetwork by Westminster (this week’s sponsor) and encourage you to check it out. Today’s Kindle deals include some classics and a couple of newer books. (Yesterday on the blog: Parents: To Join Social Media Is To Witness Death) Remember, Its A Privilege!... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (July 18) – Tim Challies

My gratitude goes to Westminster Books for sponsoring the blog this week with news of their new referral rewards program. Today’s Kindle deals include a handful of classics as well as at least one newer book. Logos users will want to check out the sale on Zondervan products. There are some great deals! (Yesterday on... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (July 11) – Tim Challies

For the past week I’ve been on vacation and all the posts were queued up in advance so I could rest (except for yesterday’s—I just couldn’t help myself). My gratitude goes to Westminster Books for sponsoring the blog this week. Sponsors keep the site going! (Yesterday on the blog: Are Churches “A Major Source of... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (July 4) – Tim Challies

I wish all of my American friends (and family) a joyful and celebratory Independence Day today. Today’s Kindle deals include the usual Saturday classics with a few newer titles as well. (Yesterday on the blog: A Mid-Year Bible-Reading Checkup (Don’t Give Up!)) Proud to Be an American? Bruce Ashford: “As we celebrate the Fourth of... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (June 27) – Tim Challies

Today’s Kindle deals include some classics as well as commentaries by Stott and Kidner. (Yesterday on the blog: 12 New and Notable Books for June 2020) Systemic Racism, God’s Grace, and the Human Heart: What the Bible Teaches About Structural Sin Albert Mohler has a helpful look at systemic racism. “Sin corrupts every institution and... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (June 20) – Tim Challies

My gratitude goes to SolaSites for sponsoring the blog this week! If your church or ministry needs a new website, they would love to speak to you. Today’s Kindle deals include some classics and at least one other book. There are two days remaining in a summer sale from Westminster Books. There are lots of... Read more

Chance the Rapper Spent the Weekend Shutting Down Pastors Who Minimized Racism | RELEVANT Magazine

Over the weekend, Chance the Rapper took to Twitter with a question for his Christian followers: “Why dont we as a church explicitly address White Supremacy and racism on Sundays? Why dont we engage the truths of America and how its values are antithetical to the Gospel?” It’s a vital question that a lot... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (June 13) – Tim Challies

My gratitude goes to Reformation Heritage Books for sponsoring the blog this week. The Works of William Perkins is quite a set and presents a worthy challenge! Today’s Kindle deals include a couple of good picks for younger folk along with some classics. (Yesterday on the blog: The Gathering Storm) A Compassionate, Counter-Cultural, Christian Response... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (June 6) – Tim Challies

Today’s Kindle deals include a handful of classics as well as a few newer options. This month’s free audio book from Christian Audio is The Gospel’s Power & Message by Paul Washer. (There are a few other good picks on that page discounted to $4.98) (Yesterday on the blog: An Early-June Family Update) Canceled: How... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (May 30) – Tim Challies

Apologies to those who tried to access the site overnight. We did some server upgrades and had a few hiccups (which may continue today). Today’s Kindle deals include some excellent picks for both newer and older titles. (Yesterday on the blog: Really Bad Reviews of Really Good Books) It Only Takes A Moment It only... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (May 23) – Tim Challies

It is quite a good day for Kindle deals today, so be sure to take a peek. (Yesterday on the blog: An End-of-May Family Update) One Could Never Say Enough “One tribe could never say enough about this Christ. One language would never have enough words and nuances. One nation would never last long enough... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (Could 16) – Tim Challies

[ad_1] There are primarily, although not solely, classics listed in at present’s Kindle offers. Why Has Covid-19 Hit Seniors So Laborious? A part of the temporary of this pandemic has been seeing the way it has hit probably the most weak individuals the toughest. “The Covid-19 pandemic presents a doubly complicated situation for older people:... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (Could 9) – Tim Challies

[ad_1] At present’s Kindle offers embody fairly a glance of strong books; there are some classics (like there are each Saturday) in addition to just a few newer works. If you happen to’ve by no means learn Packer’s Evangelism and the Sovereignty of God, now’s the time! (Yesterday on the weblog: The Finest Day by... Read more

This Weekend, Catch the ‘Tremendous Flower Moon’ the Final Supermoon of 2020 | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Starting Might 7, earth’s moon will enter its third and last supermoon section of the yr with what’s often known as a “Super Flower Moon.” It’ll be at its greatest and fullest at round 6:45 AM ET on Might 7, in accordance with NASA. A “supermoon” is the time period for when... Read more

Weekend A La Carte (Might 2) – Tim Challies

[ad_1] First off, my thanks goes to The Elisha Basis for sponsoring the weblog this week. You'll want to take a look at their new and free video-based coaching for people and church buildings. In the present day’s Kindle offers embody some glorious classics. In the meantime, Logos customers will in all probability wish to obtain... Read more