Recommended reading #5

[A Wideness in God's Mercy / Irresistible Revolution / Submerge] A Wideness in God’s Mercy – The Finality of Jesus Christ in a World of Religions, by Clark Pinnock This book by a respected (albeit, quite controversial) theologian teaches some extremely provocative things about God’s mercy reaching people with no adequate Christian witness. Pinnock is …

Recommended reading #4

[Practicing the Way of Jesus – Free: Spending Your Time and Money On What Matters Most – When Helping Hurts] Practicing the Way of Jesus, by Mark Scandrette Mark, who has a quite radical approach to church and spiritual development, is an acquaintance of mine here in San Francisco. If you wonder about how we …

Recommended reading #2

[Making Disciples, Ralph Moore – Not By Might, Lonnie Frisbee – A Supernatural Hippie Story, C. O'Maonaigh] Making Disciples, by Ralph Moore If you’re a pastor you should read this right away! I wish I had this book when I started pastoring. If you’re a pastor, you should read this before your pastor does and …

Recommended reading #1

I thought I'd recommend some books that I've been reading lately that you might enjoy. Admittedly they're almost all about biblical books or themes. It's what I'm interested in. I rarely read recreationally. I'm for it, I just can't quite get myself to do it much. I hope you'll consider reading some of these. On …