Joshua, James Boice

Joshua, James Boice

  Joshua. Expositional Commentary. Boice, James Montgomery. “Commentaries by James Montgomery Boice explain the meaning of the biblical text verse by verse and section by section, while also relating the text to the realities of Christian life. This latest addition to Boice’s popular expositional commentary series discusses the themes of obedience and love in the context [Continue Reading…]

Introduction to the Old Testament Historical Books, David Howard

Introduction to the Old Testament Historical Books, David Howard

  Introduction to the Old Testament Historical Books. Howard, David M., Jr. “Gain a new understanding of the incredible events, great prophets and rich theological themes documented in the Old Testament historical books.” -Amazon.com Here are some other books on Old Testament history that might interest you. Israel from Conquest to Exile: A Commentary on Joshua [Continue Reading…]

Deuteronomy, J.A. Thompson

Deuteronomy, J.A. Thompson

  Deuteronomy. Tyndale Old Testament Commentaries.  Thompson, J. A. “Thousands camped east of the Jordan, ready to cross it, eradicate a decadent culture and establish their own nation. Their remarkable leader Moses, soon to die, stood and spoke to them. The book of Deuteronomy records these speeches. Commentator J. A. Thompson believes we cannot fail [Continue Reading…]

Creation and Blessing, Allen Ross

Creation and Blessing, Allen Ross

  Creation and Blessing: A Guide to the Study and Exposition of Genesis. Ross, Allen P. “An exceptionally helpful guide for pastors and teachers. Its literary, exegetical, and theological analyses will enrich any exposition of Genesis.” -Amazon Here are some other books on Genesis that might interest you. The Book of Genesis. New International Commentary [Continue Reading…]

The Pentateuch as Narrative, John Sailhamer

The Pentateuch as Narrative, John Sailhamer

  The Pentateuch as Narrative: A Biblical-Theological Commentary. Sailhamer, John H. “Most scholars studying the first five books of the Bible either attempt to dissect it into various pre-pentateuchal documents or, at the very least, analyze Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and Deuteronomy as separate, self-contained documents. The Pentateuch As Narrative focuses on the narrative and [Continue Reading…]

Christian Spirituality, Donald Alexander

Christian Spirituality, Donald Alexander

  Christian Spirituality: Five Views of Sanctification (Spectrum). Alexander, Donald L., ed. “How can we grow closer to God? Is there a secret to spriritual life? Do we need a second blessing? Is sanctification God’s work or ours? Is it instantaneous or is it a process? The nature of Christian spirituality has been widely debated throughout [Continue Reading…]