Showing posts from February, 2013

The calm before a fatal blow - personal insights into my new book

Writing a book is an adventure. To begin with it is a toy and an amusement. Then it becomes a mistress, then it becomes a master, then it becomes a tyrant. The last phase is that just as you are about to be reconciled to your servitude, you kill the monster and fling him to the public.(Sir Winston Churchill)
Well my latest monster is almost ready to be slain and then flung to the public.  I have been working on a new book and I am really excited about it.  It's called "Living For and Rejoicing In Christ."  It is a study guide through Paul's letter to the Philippians.  I started out with the idea of writing a short commentary on Philippians and as I was laboring in it a couple of thoughts came to mind.  First, another commentary.  There are plenty of good commentaries already available.  They all stem from a devotional, pastoral, and even critical vantage point.  A few honor the KJB (and a perfect preservation of the Bible viewpoint) while many others (un…

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