Category Archives: Notes on Books I’m Reading

The Sermon on the Mount: An Introduction

  I have been reading Studies in the Sermon on the Mount, by D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones. I am just a little ways into the book, and, so far, it is very good, well worth reading; so good that I have … Continue reading

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How to React to Trials

Most of us, I’m afraid, don’t react properly to trial. But if we did, the bible tells us that we would “yield the peaceable fruits of righteousness.” In this blog, I will address what we mean by trails, how they … Continue reading

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Choosing to be a Godly Christian — 2 Peter 1:3-10

  Every Christian has been given the same promises by which he can escape the corruption that is in the world (read 2 Peter 1:3-4). Unfortunately, many do not choose this path. All Christians can say that they have faith—that … Continue reading

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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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