Link List for November 26, 2014

14 Best Books of 2014

Tony Reinke lays out his list of the best books of 2014, including runners-up. Admittedly, I was a little surprised to see that What’s Best Next didn’t make the cut.

The Sheep Aren’t Stupid

“The sheep are not dumb. In fact, we would do much better if we thought of the sheep in the way in which the Puritan, Thomas Watson, described them in his sermon, ‘The Good Shepherd.'”

#InTheRoom Podcast

“The concept is simple: I want to bring you into the room with pastors, authors and artists for conversations about the craft of ministry.”

I’ll definitely be adding Ryan Huguley’s new podcast to my subscriptions list. The first episode drops December 1.

Unrelated: It appears that Huguley is not a fan of the Oxford comma.

Tim Challies’ Review of Prayer by Tim Keller

“He has written a winsome, well-rounded book that leads through theory and into practice. It is one of the strongest books on prayer I have ever read and it receives my highest recommendation.”

eBook Deal: Memoirs of an Ordinary Pastor

Memoirs of an Ordinary Pastor

D.A. Carson’s memoir about his father, Tom Carson

Crossway is giving away free digital copies of “Memoirs of an Ordinary Pastor” by D.A. Carson today in recognition of Pastor Appreciation Month.

And there’s more where that came from:

For the next few Mondays, in honor of this special month, we’re hosting a series of exclusive drawings, giveaways, and sales featuring resources pastors might find helpful.