Ron’s #13: Life of Pi by Yann Martel

April 24, 2012 0

Animals. Religion. India. Philosophy. Shipwreck. Friendship. Stories. Survival. Canada. Life of Pi tells the story of sixteen-year-old Pi Patel, a unique young man growing up at a family zoo in India. As an act of faith, Pi takes on Hinduism, Islam, and Catholicism without any problems of contradiction. Soon, his […]

Ron’s #11: Knowing God by J.I. Packer

April 22, 2012 0

Here is an excellent primer of Christian theology for the neophyte or the long-time believer. Whoever thinks that theology is dull and stodgy needs to read this work to see that studying the doctrines of God is rich, encouraging, and beautiful. Read this sometime soon, either alone or with a […]

Ron’s #10: Reckless Abandon by David Sitton

April 21, 2012 1

“I conclude that ‘losing my life’ for the gospel is literally impossible because my years on this earth are worth far less than the value of the eternal gospel.” This sums up well David Sitton’s approach to both missions and to the gospel. Leaving Texas as a young man to […]

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