90 Days in John 14-17, Romans and James Review

90 Days in John 14-17, Romans and James is a new 90 day devotional from Tim Keller and Sam Allberry (it is part of a new series of 90 day devotionals from various authors that take several books of the Bible and focus on working through the book verse by verse) Each day has a passage to…

Heaven Touching Earth Devotional Book

This December, in the run up to Christmas I want to invite you to come on a journey of reflection, taking time to ponder the amazing truth at the centre of the celebration – Heaven touching earth. Heaven Touching Earth is a daily devotional for the days leading up to Christmas from December first that…

Big Daddy Weave – Beautiful Offerings Review

Beautiful Offerings (out 18th September) is the latest album from Contemporary Christian Music mainstays Big DaddyWeave. They are back with the soft rock style that has served them so well since starting out in 2002. The album starts with title track Beautiful Offerings, a song of devotion and commitment to worship God through all the…

Rend Collective – As Family We Go Review

Rend Collective are back with a new album, their fourth ‘studio’ album and they are showing no signs of running out of ideas or passion. The title As Family We Go (released 21/8/15) reflects the fact that since Rend Collective started there have been several band weddings and babies and also the fact that they…

Life Is_________ Review

Life is___ is Judah Smith’s follow-up to his debut book Jesus is____ and again it is a play on the ‘fill in the blank’ whereby he starts the conversation with a blank beside what life is all about but through the course of the book proceeds to offer his suggestion to what life is all…

Review: Jesus Swagger – Jarrid Wilson

        Jesus Swagger is the new book from trendy minister and author Jarrid Wilson, and unlike his previous devotional book this is comprised of longer chapters. The central message is a call to turn away from poser Christianity and to really sincerely live out your faith and pursue growth in your walk…

Passion Even So Come: Review

Even so Come (out March 17th) is this year’s worship album release from the Passion Conference, which was recorded in front of over 30,000 college students at three separate Passion gatherings in Atlanta and Houston. Each year the worship release from Passion ranks among my favourite worship releases, and I don’t foresee this year being…

Scary Close – Donald Miller: Review

Scary Close is the new book from renowned author Donald Miller (famous for Blue like Jazz). While popular Donald exists on the outside of mainstream Christian culture and has more than his fair share of critics, mainly because he is not afraid to ask questions and admit to his doubts and flaws. Personally I am…

Bonhoeffer abridged: Pastor, Martyr, Spy REVIEW

Eric Metaxas wrote a pretty hefty biography of the incredible WW2 German Pastor Bonhoeffer. And now a condensed edition has been released. Consider this the highlights version. I haven’t read the original to know what is left out, but all the key events from Bonhoeffer’s life, from birth to his untimely death at the hands…

Rend Collective – Campfire Christmas Review

For several years it hasn’t been Christmas without Sufjan Stevens Christmas albums blasting out and welcoming in the season with lots of hip indie folk cheer. But this year he will probably notice a big dip in the number of listens he gets. For Rend Collective have released their much requested Christmas album, Campfire Christmas.…