Kids are work. As a dad, I'm responsible for their futures. So I need help in that area. Enter Voddie T. Baucham Jr.'s book Family Shepherds: Calling and Equipping Men to Lead Their Homes. I swear the subtitles are as long as the books these days.
The book you didn't know you needed.
Do we have the right view of God? This last Mother's Day, churches sang how God was a good mother and called Him a she. In this new speak, God gave us His pronouns. He/Him. Jesus, God the Son, describes him as Father. God is a good father, but He is also scary, and we've forgotten that. At the start of the year, I read Scary God: Introducing The Fear of the Lord to the Postmodern Church by Mattie Montgomery. Mattie is the former lead man of the band For Today. I liked this book a lot, with 114 highlights. However, I'll try not to use them all.
I've had this post scheduled on the calendar to write for a while. Finding the time to write it has been challenging. But, it's a necessary post in this divided time. This book was recommended by one of the nerdiest pastors I know (love you, Pastor Randy). It's edited by one of my favorite authors, … Continue reading Uncommon Ground; Living Faithfully in a World of Difference; A Book Review