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Laura Hillenbrand’s “Unbroken”

I cannot recommend highly enough Laura Hillenbrand’s book Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption.  It is an account of the early life of Louis Zamperini, an Olympic runner–turned air force bomber–turned potential shark meal–turned POW. … Continue reading

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Notes from “Notes from the Tilt-A-Whirl”

I have been reading Nathan D. Wilson’s book Notes from the Tilt-A-Whiril: Wide-Eyed Wonder in God’s Spoken World.  It is a series of meditations on the astounding wonder of this carnival (Earth) that we all live in.   I highly … Continue reading

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Gregg Allison’s “Historical Theology”

I was delighted to see Justin Taylor enthusiastically commending Gregg Allison’s new book, Historical Theology, a companion volume to Wayne Grudem’s standard work, Systematic Theology. Dr. Allison was my doctoral supervisor at Southern Seminary.  When I entered the program in … Continue reading

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