“The Gospel Comes with a House Key” (A Semi-Critical Review)

 Scripture calls disciples of Jesus to be hospitable and to show hospitality (Rom. 12:13, Titus 1:8, Heb. 13:2, etc.).  It has to do with loving others and being kind to them in the name of Christ.  Quite a few books have been written about this.  One of the newer ones is called The Gospel Comes with… Continue reading “The Gospel Comes with a House Key” (A Semi-Critical Review)

Openness Unhindered: A Review

I recently read Openness Unhindered by Rosaria Butterfield.  This book is a sequel or follow-up to her previous title, The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert. In fact, the first chapter is a summary of her first book which gave the story of her conversion to Christianity.  The rest of the book gives more detail… Continue reading Openness Unhindered: A Review

Prayers and Prejudice

If you haven’t read The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert by Rosaria Butterfield, you really must!  It’s a great biography full of mercy, conviction, struggles, love, church, fellowship, and the triumph of sovereign grace.  Here’s one convicting paragraph I highlighted so I would read it again (and again!): “Shortly after becoming a Christian, I… Continue reading Prayers and Prejudice