Reformers Blog — Book Review

Postmodern times – A Christian guide to contemporary thought and culture

Posted by Thomas Eglinton on

Several weeks ago, several second-hand books were being given away at my church. After cursorily browsing them, I disinterestedly selected Postmodern Times by Gene Veith, Jr. Usually, a book like that could easily sit on my pile for a year before being touched, but as it happens I decided to at least read the introduction when I arrived at home. It turned out that this would be the second non-fiction book I have read in my life that I would have difficulty putting down (The other is God’s Undertaker by John Lennox). It was outstanding.

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Book Review: Unstuck

Posted by Thomas Eglinton on

Every Christian wants to change. As God reveals our individual sins to us, we want to repent from them and start living a holy life in those areas. But it isn’t that easy. We often find ourselves struggling with the same sin, trying and failing to overcome. It is easy to feel stuck.

This is where Tim Lane seeks to help in his book ‘Unstuck’. The subtitle is ‘a nine step journey to change that lasts’ but it is not a self-help book. Instead, Tim presents a framework to help you stop and think during those moments of temptation.

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Reformers Bookshop's Top 5 Books of 2018

Posted by Thomas Eglinton on

We are privileged to live in a time of great wealth when it comes to good Christian books. Here at Reformers Bookshop we see many of these books come through our store. This year we have selected our 5 favourite books released this year. If you are looking for summer reading - these are a great place to start! Enjoying God by Tim Chester This is our top book of 2018. If you haven't read this book - put it on your reading list now. "Tim Chester has done the church a great service by giving us a book on this very...

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Book Review: Caring for One Another

Posted by Thomas Eglinton on

Ed Welch has been involved in biblical counselling for more then 3 decades. In this new book he has sought to distill the lessons he would like every Christian to know about having wise conversations into one small book. 

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Book Review: Disruptive Witness

Posted by Thomas Eglinton on

If you are looking for a short, punchy read on how we live well in post-post Christian society — Disruptive Witness is worth the read. And, it will pull you up about your own patterns as well.

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