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The book that changed me

It was in 1985 that both my wife and myself sought the Lord Jesus Christ. We began to worship at Westover Free Church in Broadstairs, Kent. Our ideas of Christianity at that time were naturally somewhat disorganized. A person told…

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The book that changed me

When I was a teenager and asked questions about some points of Christian teaching my pastor behaved as though I was attacking him personally. I got no answers. Then I met a friend in school who told me that he…

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A book that changed me

My life seemed like a jigsaw puzzle of many pieces. It was not until I read John Flavel's The mystery of Providence (Banner of Truth) that I realized there was a divine purpose holding every part together, and providing the…

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A book that changed me

John Calvin's Commentary of the Book of Daniel spoke to me as has no other book apart from the Bible. It was first published in Latin in 1561, and translated into English within a decade after Calvin had died. Then…

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A BOOK THAT CHANGED ME (US!)

The book that changed the following three men is Iain Murray's The forgotten Spurgeon (Banner of Truth) I first read this book over twenty years ago on the bus as I travelled to work at a solicitor's office in Stockton-on-Tees.…

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A book that changed me

I was soundly instructed by fellow members of the university Christian Union to make good use of my vacations. So, one Christmas, I went home with a small pile of good books to read. All proved to be edifying, but…

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A book that changed me

The book that has had the most profound impact on my life is a relatively obscure work about Scottish church history, The Annals of the Disruption by Thomas Brown, first published in 1884. I was given this book by my…

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A book that changed me

One Friday evening in the early 1960s I made a rare visit to the Westminster Chapel Bible study. What I remember most about that evening is not the exposition of the episode to the Romans but the notices, during which…

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A book that changed me: The Reformed doctrine of predestination

The book that changed me was Lorraine Boettner's The Reformed doctrine of predestination. I had attended a holiness Bible college, and it had failed to open my mind to the full heart of the gospel. I had begun to preach…

Review – Filling up the afflictions of Christ – John Piper – IVP
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Review – Filling up the afflictions of Christ – John Piper – IVP

Filling up the afflictions of Christ - the cost of bringing the gospel to the nations in the lives of William Tyndale, Adoniram Judson and John Paton John PiperIVP; 126 pages; £7.99; ISBN 978-1-84474-409-1 This book explores the relationship between mission and suffering.…

Review – John Rogers
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Review – John Rogers

John Rogers Tim Shenton Day One; 144 pages; £7.00 ISBN: 978-1-84625-084-2   The aim of this book is to focus our attention on the phenomenon of martyrdom. Tim Shenton does this by describing in detail the path that led John…

Reviews – Killing Fields Living Fields – Don Cormack – OMF Publishing / Christian Focus Publications
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Reviews – Killing Fields Living Fields – Don Cormack – OMF Publishing / Christian Focus Publications

Killing Fields Living Fields Don CormackOMF Publishing/Christian Focus Publications; 450 pages; £8.99; ISBN 1-84550-511-0 Don't be put off by the length of this book. It is a 'must' for every believer and Don Cormack's easy style will grip the reader. But, emotionally,…