Psalm 126: When Weeping Turns to Laughter (Song Review)

Psalm 126 is one of the fifteen “songs of ascents” in the beloved book of poetry and praise. This chapter tells of a people who were laughing, full of joy, and who thought they were dreaming because the Lord had done such wonderful things for them. The goodness of God was proclaimed among them and […]

Um & Buzzard’s “Why Cities Matter” for $2.99!

For a limited time, you can get an e-book version of Stephen Um and Justin Buzzard’s Why Cities Matter for just $2.99 (foreword by Timothy Keller)! Click here to get the deal. Here’s what some others are saying about the book: “Recent years have witnessed a torrent of books on urbanization and on urban ministry. Many of […]

The Poetry of Judgment

I’m a busy person. And while of course I like to think I recognize the importance of being nourished by God’s word, my busy schedule tempts me to feel I should make even my quiet times “efficient” (read: not very quiet in spirit). I was recently going through the book of Jeremiah, and toward the […]

Glimpses of Grace – Gloria Furman (Book Review)

It’s 3am and the baby is crying. You groan, roll over and wriggle yourself out of the sheets. While the baby eats, you’re squinting at your iPhone and looking through Pinterest in an attempt to keep yourself awake. When suddenly, the potty-training toddler starts yelling, “mommy? … MOMMY!??”… you rush in to find her pajamas […]