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August 2021

The importance of truth in a truth-less…

Some time ago I heard this quotation from G. K. Chesterton: ‘When men choose not to believe in God, they…

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August 2021


‘Paul you are out of your mind, your great learning is driving you out of your mind’ (Acts 26:24). Thus…


August 2021

Evangelicalism in Germany – a stocktaking

Of the approximately 83 million inhabitants of Germany, about 45 million (approximately 54%) still officially belong to Christianity. The German…


August 2021

Words to live by

In the late 19th century, researchers discovered a Latin letter signed by a W Tindalus, or William Tyndale, the famous…


August 2021

Before They Leave the Stage – An…

Throughout the spring, Christians from the UK and beyond were tuning in to a series of online interviews each Sunday…

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Hope in Hard Times: Ninety biblical meditations to strengthen the heart
Mostyn Roberts

This book was written day by day through the first Covid lockdown. Each page is like a pastoral visit, with a biblical meditation to encourage the reader. There are some books you are glad to have for the sake of…

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The History and Theology of Calvinism
Curt Daniel

This must be the most comprehensive study of the subject available today. It is difficult to think of any aspect of Calvinism that is not covered. It is divided into two major sections. The first covers the history, and ranges…

Searching Our Hearts in Difficult Times
John Owen

It is difficult to do this book justice in a review – the only way to grasp how helpful it is will be to read it for yourself. John Owen has a reputation for writing in a style that is…

An Introduction to John Owen: A Christian vision for every stage of life
Crawford Gribben

This unusual yet valuable book is not a biography of the influential Puritan. Rather its purpose – which it achieves capably – is ‘to discover the kind of life he hoped his readers would experience’ (p.13). Drawing on Owen’s extensive…