Category Archives: Pastoral Book Reviews

Moody Publishers’ Pastoring Men book review – Rating 9.3

I was happy to review the “Pastoring Men; What Works, What Doesn’t, and Why It Matters Now More Than Ever” book from Moody Publishers.  Often, men in churches can appear to be

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IVP Academic’s Skills For Effective Counseling – Rating 8.9

“Skills For Effective Counseling: a Faith-Based Integration” was a very pleasant surprise for me.  IVP generously sent me a copy of this book for me to do a review and there is a lot of excellent content in this book.  Providing … Continue reading

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B&H Publishing’s Who Moved My Pulpit? book review – rating 9.4

Change is not an easy thing.  Especially when it comes to making changes in a church environment.  There are many opinions and obstacles (physically, mentally and spiritually) that can and most likely will be encountered.  Thom S. Rainer (President and … Continue reading

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B&H Academic’s Engaging Exposition book review – rating 9.8

As you look across many of my recent posts, it seems have been on a stint of reviewing books related to preaching covering either expository or narrative preaching.  I was very pleased when I was able to get a copy … Continue reading

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IVP’s Telling God’s Story book review – Rating 8.5

I’ve been doing quite a few books on expository preaching, so when I came across this one, I wanted to check it out for a different perspective.  Telling God’s Story is written by John W. Wright and  published by InterVarsity Press. … Continue reading

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