Category Archives: Notes on Books I’m Reading

Fixing Our Eyes On Jesus

  I have been in the process of highlighting a few key thoughts from the book Spiritual Depression, by D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones. In this blog we will probe some key ideas from chapters ten and eleven on faith. In both … Continue reading

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The Essence of Sin

I just finished reading the book Spiritual Depression, by D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones. This blog is a short summary of the essential points of chapter two: The True Foundation. The way I see the truths of this chapter is in the … Continue reading

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Spiritual Depression by D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones: from Psalm 42:11

  I consider Martyn Lloyd Jones to be one of the greatest bible expositors ever. His book Spiritual Depression is one of the best I have read. As is true with most of his books, it is simply a copy … Continue reading

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I Recommend the Book, In His Steps

  I highly recommend to you the book, In His Steps, by Charles M. Sheldon.  According to the forward (written in 1935), the book (written in 1896) has had more circulation than any other book except the bible. Why do … Continue reading

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Foxe’s Book of Martyrs Has Strengthened My Faith

Originally posted on Studying Bible Prophecy:
? For three or four months now, when on my lunch break, I have been reading the book Foxe’s Book of Martyrs, edited by Grinton Berry.  There have been many editions of the original…

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A Poem by Bonhoeffer — from the Book Bonhoeffer

Originally posted on Studying Bible Prophecy:
? ? Here is a poem by Dietrich Bonhoeffer, written to his friend Bethge, while on his second trip to America. As you may detect here, he was overcome with doubts about whether he…

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About Lincoln the Unknown, by Dale Carnegie

 I haven’t read much about Lincoln.  I’m glad this is the first book about him I chose to read.  It’s a good book—easy to read and yet quite comprehensive in terms of his personal life.  Overall, my impression of Lincoln … Continue reading

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