Cure for the Common Church: God’s Plan to Restore Church Health. Bob Whitesel. Indianapolis: Wesleyan Publishing House, 2012. 175 pages. Operating off the premise that the common church is sick and in need of healing, Professor Bob Whitesel offers practical advice for restoring church health in Cure for the Common ...
July 15, 2014
When Tom Harper asked me to review “A Beautiful Defeat” by Kevin Malarkey, I knew it was just the title intended for me at that point in my life, when I read the subtitle: “Find True Freedom and Purpose in Total Surrender to God.” Malarkey had a Christian psychotherapy practice, ...
June 20, 2014
What you can learn from the wisest fool in the Bible
April 08, 2014
If you’re a ministry veteran, this chapter will come as no surprise to you. If you are a young leader or pastor, please don’t skip this. It will save you a lot of grief and late nights tossing and turning. I’m writing this for the very reason that this is ...
January 21, 2014
85 Pages of Positive Provocation
January 11, 2014
"Ethnikitis," people blindness, "koinonitis" and arrested spiritual development are common in declining churches. Pastor Tony Lopez explains the common symptoms. (From Church Central Turnaround 20/20)
December 16, 2013
Walk with Giants
November 26, 2013
Overcome your giants
October 31, 2013
I’m a fast reader and tend to swallow books whole. But I like to have one book on spiritual matters which I read slowly, a few pages a day, at the end of my prayer time each morning. Here are a few books I’ve found helpful recently and over the ...
October 03, 2013
Reviews of two excellent books
September 26, 2013