If you’re looking for music for the Advent season, check out this Advent EP from our friends at Coram Deo Church Community in Omaha. It includes a single from their new, upcoming album, Swallowed Up Death1.
In my latest post on the 2 Pillars Church blog, I shamelessly use Husker football in an illustration. I know, I know…how novel!
For Christians, much like the Huskers’ Tunnel Walk is a tradition established to build anticipation prior to Husker football games, Advent is a season of celebration and anticipation of the coming, or advent, of Christ.
You can also pick up the PDF for free over at the Desiring God website.
Looks like you can pick up the audiobook version of The Dawning of Indestructible Joy for free this month, too.
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 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.'”
“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.
“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.”
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.