Over the years I've found it helpful to read devotional books along with my daily reading of Scripture. By "devotional" I am not referring to books that focus on the emotional aspects of the Christian faith at the expense of clear thinking and theological substance. For whatever reason, the term "devotional" when used with reference to … Continue reading 23 Quotes from J.C. Ryle's 'Holiness'
I recently pulled John MacArthur's The Book on Leadership off my shelf to lend to a friend. As I thumbed through the pages, rereading underlined sentences and noting my nearly illegible comments in the margins, I was convicted by one passage in particular. In his chapter, "How to Not Be Disqualified," MacArthur emphasizes the need for spiritual … Continue reading What Leaders Do with their Spare Time