My 2020 Reading List
I try setting my reading goals at the beginning of the year. There hasn’t been a year when I achieved them, but they help me focus and work towards something. This year was no exception. Reading is to the mind what physical exercise is to…
Book Review: Strangely Bright?: Can You Love God and Enjoy This World? By Joe Rigney
Creation shows us what God is like. God designed our bodily senses to take in His world, and our minds and hearts to connect our experience of the natural world to the God who made and governs both. When we eat bread, for instance, we can understand Jesus’ word that He is the bread of life (John 6:35).
Book Review: The Gospel Comes with a House Key by Rosaria Butterfield
Mrs. Butterfield begins by writing about her personal experience of offering hospitality to neighbors. She writes of a stubborn neighbor, who was hard to love at first, and when they (her family) thought that they had made progress… a big discovery was made: Hank (the neighbor) was operating a meth lab in the basement of his house. Hank was jailed but the Butterfields corresponded with him while in prison. He eventually became a Christian.