All tagged gospel

The Gospel-Driven Church by Jared Wilson: a Book Review

To call something “gospel-driven” or “gospel-centered” is trendy these days. Tacking the word gospel onto something has become so common that it has almost lost its meaning. Ask any church member what the word gospel means and I can bet the answers you receive would be far and wide. That’s why we must ask if Jared Wilson’s new book, The Gospel-Driven Church provides clarity in murky water or is it just contributing to the confusion of gospel hype?

Even Better Than Eden: A Book Review

People can have a tendency to see the Bible as a disjointed collection of books and stories. Even more so, people tend to separate the Old and New Testaments going so far as to say there is almost a different God between the two or that God really changed once Jesus showed up. That's why I think Nancy Guthrie's new book, Even Better Than Eden is a valuable resource that most Christians need to take the time to read.

The Gospel Comes with a House Key

Just recently, I finished Rosaria Butterfield's new book called, "The Gospel Comes with a House Key: Practicing Radically Ordinary Hospitality in a Post-Christian World." Rosaria paints a picture through detailed stories, biblical support, and simple instruction that what she calls "radically ordinary hospitality" is what is needed to make a major impact for the gospel.