Tuesday, October 6, 2009

Some reading

I have not been a big Eugene Peterson reader. I have periodically read The Message, and realized that he is a pretty creative writer.

However, in preparing for the series of messages I am preaching on now, I decided to pick up one of his books. It has led me to read 2 others. Every now and then a writer grips me with fresh thoughts about the Bible, Jesus, ministry, and other stuff. It is not so much that they have new ideas, but rather that they have old, familiar ideas that have come to life. Such has been the case with...