Tag Archives: Faith

Forgiving God: A Story of Faith

This question of suffering, as old as humanity itself, receives some new perspective with Yancey’s willingness to talk through the tough questions with herself, her readers, and God.

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Grown-Up Faith: The Big Picture for a Bigger Life

Reviewed by: Kendra Smalley, English major at Taylor University, Upland, Indiana.   Introduction Title: Grown-Up Faith: The Big Picture for a Bigger Life Author: Kevin Myers and Charlie Wetzel Publisher: Thomas Nelson Publication Date: January 29, 2019 Format: Paperback Length: 242 pages OVERVIEW Written by pastor Kevin Myers of 12Stone Church, Grown-Up Faith is a book that isn’t quite sure what it’s […]

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(Book review) Fake or Follower: Refusing to Settle for a Shallow Faith

What does it looks like when we choose to go beyond just doing Christianity as a duty to pursuing growth, community and love? Andi Andrew examines that idea here, describing the challenges of pursuing a mature faith and the many benefits it creates along the way.

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(Book review) God Over Good: Saving Your Faith by Losing Your Expectations of God

Even as a pastor, Norsworthy doubted. Having an idealized expectation of what good looked like, he wondered why the world didn’t match up. Was God deistic at best, just watching the world as it soaked in agony? Compiled on top of this, he wrestled with faith in other ways: in seemingly contradictory texts, difficult Old Testament passages, and so on. With a Euthyphro dilemma and the problem of evil all rolled up into one, Norsworthy tackles our skewed perspectives when it comes to God’s goodness.

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