To the One Who Conquers by Sam Storms

September 18th, 2008 Storms, Sam. To the One Who Conquers:  50 Daily Meditations on the Seven Letters of Revelation 2-3.  Wheaton:  Crossway Books, 2008.  239 pp.  $14.99.  Introduction Sam Storms does not need much introduction to many.  He is the founder of Enjoying God Ministries based in Kansas City, Missouri.  However, that may be changing.  According to hisContinue reading “To the One Who Conquers by Sam Storms”

ESV Literary Study Bible

September 12th, 2008 Ryken, Leland, Philip Graham Ryken, eds. The Literary Study Bible: ESV. Wheaton: Crossway Bibles, 2007. 1913 pp. $49.99. Available from Westminster Books Before Each Book At the beginning of each book of the Bible there are 1-3 pages worth of “study information” which is quite impressive when you get to one chapter booksContinue reading “ESV Literary Study Bible”

The Art of Divine Meditation by Joseph Hall

September 10th, 2008 This is a re-post from an entry from another blog I used to maintain. The original with some comments can be found here. The Art of Divine Meditation by Joseph Hall is an out of print book, but it can be found here. It is 34 pages of Joseph Hall’s thoughts regarding meditation and itContinue reading “The Art of Divine Meditation by Joseph Hall”

John A. Broadus – A Living Legacy by David Dockery and Roger Duke

September 5th, 2008 Dockery, David S. and Roger D. Duke. John A. Broadus: A Living Legacy Studies in Baptist Life and Thought, ed. Michael A.G. Haykin.  Nashville:  Broadman and Holman Academic, 2008.  260 pp.  $19.99. Introduction to John A. Broadus – A Living Legacy This book is first in a series of books that looks back at theContinue reading “John A. Broadus – A Living Legacy by David Dockery and Roger Duke”

Whiter than Snow by Paul David Tripp

September 1st, 2008 Tripp, Paul David. Whiter than Snow: Meditations on Sin and Mercy. Wheaton: Crossway Books, 2008. 154 pp. $12.99. 33% Off At Westminster Bookstore Introduction Paul David Tripp is most noted for his book, Instruments in the Redeemers Hands and Lost in the Middle. More recently, he has started writing little booklets that are being used by churches acrossContinue reading “Whiter than Snow by Paul David Tripp”

The Pocket Puritans Series

August 31st, 2008 Banner of Truth has done us a great service by publishing what they are calling the Pocket Puritans. On the back of every book they include this quote from Sinclair Ferguson that best introduces the series: To read the work of a Puritan doctor of the soul is to enter a rich worldContinue reading “The Pocket Puritans Series”

The Missionary Call by M. David Sills

August 21st, 2008 Sills, M. David. The Missionary Call: Find Your Place in God’s Plan For the World. Chicago: Moody Publishers, 2008. 246 pp. $13.99. Introduction and Background Dr. Sills is the A. P. and Faye Stone Professor of Christian Missions and Cultural Anthropology, the Director of Great Commission Ministries, and the Director of the DoctorContinue reading “The Missionary Call by M. David Sills”

Software Review: LOGOS Bible Software

August 13th, 2008 Logos Bible Software is designed with the Bible student in mind.  It does not matter if you are seminary trained or not.  Anyone can use this software as they seek to study the Bible and mine it for its gold.  Shoot, you don’t even have to be a Greek or Hebrew scholar withContinue reading “Software Review: LOGOS Bible Software”

The Letters of Samuel Rutherford

July 31st, 2008 The Loveliness of Christ ($7.00) This was originally going to be a book review on The Loveliness of Christ, the new soft, red-covered edition pictured to the left.  However, as I read this book, I realized that no review would do it justice.  After reading the first few pages of this book, IContinue reading “The Letters of Samuel Rutherford”

Lloyd-Jones, Messenger of Grace by Iain H. Murray

July 29th, 2008 Murray, Ian H.  Lloyd-Jones, Messenger of Grace.  Edinburgh:  The Banner of Truth Trust, 2008.  267 pp.  $28.00 Introduction Iain Murray really needs no introduction to most readers here at Said, but in case you are new to the area, I would like to share a bit about Ian Murray.  He is perhaps bestContinue reading “Lloyd-Jones, Messenger of Grace by Iain H. Murray”