The People of God: Empowering the Church to Make Disciples by Trevor Joy and Spence Shelton, B&H, 2014 If you are numbered among those who believe that the church in the United States has problems, you have probably spent at least some time contemplating what is at the root of those problems. We might trace... Continue Reading →
Autopsy of a Deceased Church: 12 Ways to Keep Yours Alive by Thom S. Rainer (B&H Books, May 2014) An autopsy is an unpleasant thing. It is most often a sign that someone’s life did not end in a natural way. The necessity of an autopsy is an indication that there are questions that remain... Continue Reading →
I hope you'll read my new Book Review in the Biblical Recorder. Killing Jesus in the Biblical Recorder
My book review is now available through the Biblical Recorder. You can check it out here: You can still sign up for a small group at First Baptist Icard. We are using this book this Fall!
Manhood Restored: How the Gospel Makes Men Whole, Eric Mason; B&H 2013 I have little doubt that many of the problems we face in both our society and the church are rooted in the erosion of manhood. With a false manhood on television and a church that has been feminized from years of absentee males,... Continue Reading →
This review will be in an upcoming issue of the Biblical Recorder. I Am a Church Member: Discovering the Attitude that Makes the Difference by Thom Rainer (B&H Books, 2013) It seems there have been few, if any, recent studies that have reached positive conclusions on the overall health of churches. By and large they... Continue Reading →
July 19 2013 by Micheal Pardue, Book Review Stop Asking Jesus into Your Heart: How to Know for Sure You are Savedby J.D. Greear (B&H Publishing, 2013) It was clear from before the first word penned by J.D. Greear that Stop Asking Jesus Into Your Heart: How to Know for Sure You are Saved was... Continue Reading →
This is appearing in tomorrow's Biblical Recorder. You can view it HERE or read below May 24 2013 by Micheal Pardue, BR Book Review Creature of the Word: The Jesus-Centered Church by Matt Chandler, Josh Patterson and Eric Geiger (B&H Publishing, 2012) It would seem natural that any organization that labeled itself a church would... Continue Reading →