Greidanus’ volume cited as year’s best

Choosing a "Book of the Year" out of the crowded field of recent releases is not an easy task. In the course of any publishing year several titles are worthy of special recognition and appreciation. The current...

Summer reading for busy preachers

Robert Wuthnow, The Restructuring of American Religion: Society and Faith Since World War II (Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1988), 360 pp., $25.00, cloth.David W. Lotz, editor, Altered Landscapes: Chri...

Preaching: in Decline or Renaissance?

Donald Coggan, Preaching: The Sacrament of the Word (New York: Crossroad Publishing, 1988),; 170 pp., $12.95, cloth.The great carved pulpit of Canterbury Cathedral is one of the most famous preaching platforms ...

Summer offers time for reading variety

The rhythm of life from season to season brings us to summer -- that annual season of rest, reflection, and respite from mundane concerns.As the character in Porgy and Bess sings, "Summertime and the livin' is ...