The Biggest Hindrance to a Leader’s Growth
Agreed: “The biggest hindrance to a leader’s development is not intelligence or work ethic. It is a lack of self-awareness.”

How to Read Jonathan Edwards
“The first point to get clear in our minds is not how to read Jonathan Edwards but why. And here is why. He turns our postcard views of Christ and the beauty of authentic Christian living into an experience of the real thing. What we had only smelled we now see. What we heard others call magnificent and considered overstatement we now see as magnificent and recognize as understatement.”

Best Books of 2017
Kevin DeYoung’s list
The Gospel Coalition list
Russell Moore’s list
Aaron Armstrong’s list

Your 50s Will Probably Be the Most Unhappy Time of Your Life
As a 51-year-old I don’t agree with this. However, as it may reflect the general culture, it’s useful info for preachers.

According a new analysis of life satisfaction from the National Bureau of Economic Research, which encompasses seven massive surveys and 1.3 million randomly sampled people from 51 countries, rock bottom is somewhere around the early 50s for most folks. On the other hand, people report being pretty happy in their early 20s and their 60s once retirement kicks in.

Introducing Hope Barlanark
This gives me great hope for my motherland, and especially for one of the most depressed and deprived areas of it.

Kindle Books

For your non-Kindle book buying needs please consider using Reformation Heritage Books in the USA and Reformed Book Services in Canada. Good value prices and shipping.

Rejoicing in Christ by Michael Reeves $2.99.

Men of God by various authors $2.99.