Book Review Roundup – Wednesday; September 10, 2008

Running Scared by Ed Welch

For someone who does not consider himself much of a worrier, I was surprised to find that this book offered me a lot to think about; it offered me a challenge to see where (not if) I worry. And as it offered the biblical diagnosis, it offered also the biblical cure.
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ESV Study Bible

“The ESV Study Bible is the finest study tool I have seen in fifty years of Bible teaching. The notes, articles, maps, and illustrations are all of the highest quality. It is a great achievement!” —Jerry Bridges
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Stand: A Call for the Endurance of the Saints
A book compiled from the messages of the Desiring God 2007 National Conference which includes the teaching of John Piper, John MacArthur, Jerry Bridges, Randy Alcorn and Helen Roseveare.

Stand will awaken and solidify rugged, Christ-exalting endurance in people who are weary in their faith journey or who simply long to remain firm to the end. And for everyone who dreams of a Christian culture-shift from brief trial runs to lifelong commitments, John Piper and Justin Taylor’s latest offering is a watershed that will serve to seal that vision in people’s minds and hearts.
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You can also download a free PDF of this book or order on the DesiringGod.org site by clicking here.