What’s On Your To-Read Pile? Aaron Armstrong on April 20, 2011 Here’s a look at some on mine: Sharing is caringClick to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to email a link to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... You might also these articles: Category: Books Tag: Books, life, reading Posted by Aaron Armstrong Aaron is the author of several books for adults and children, as well as multiple documentaries and Bible studies. His latest book, I'm a Christian—Now What?: A Guide to Your New Life with Christ is available now. All Posts Website Post navigation Previous: Previous post: Fully, Finally, Unquestionably, and Irrevocably VindicatedNext: Next post: The Power of The Resurrection Reader interactions 25 Replies to “What’s On Your To-Read Pile?” The Backlist: The Top Ten Posts on Blogging Theologically | Blogging Theologically | Jesus, Books, Culture, & Theology May 1, 2011 at 3:46 pm […] What’s On Your To-Read Pile? […] Loading... Anonymous April 24, 2011 at 3:22 am I’m reading “Almost Christian” by Kenda Creasy Dean and “How the Gospel Brings Us All the Way Home” by Derek Thomas right now. Loading... Aaron Armstrong April 22, 2011 at 11:12 pm Side note, I forgot to include “Radical Together” by David Platt in this photo; I started it this afternoon and it’s very challenging. The Greener Grass Conspiracy was excellent. Look for a review this week. Loading... Aaron Armstrong April 22, 2011 at 3:52 am You folks all have excellent reading choices Loading... Paul Bruggink April 21, 2011 at 1:34 pm Currently reading “After You Believe” by N. T. Wright and “Back to Darwin” edited by John B. Cobb Jr. To read list: “Darwin and the Divine” by Alister McGrath, “The End of the World and the Ends of God” edited by John Polkinghorne and Michael Welker, “The Work of Love: Creation as Kenosis” edited by John Polkinghorne, “Evangelicals & Scripture” edited by Vincent Bacote et al, “Four Views on Divine Providence” and “Divine Foreknowledge: Four Views.” Loading... mrben April 21, 2011 at 8:35 am Currently reading: Crazy Love by Francis Chan Started, but needing to finish: Preachers Portrait by John Stott I Believe in Preaching by John Stott Desiring God by John Piper To Read: Don’t Call it a Comeback ed. Kevin de Young (thanks to you! 🙂 ) Launching Missional Communities by Mike Breen and Walt Kallestad Essential Works of Andrew Murray Spiritual Parenting by CH Spurgeon And let’s not get started on books I want to re-read…. Loading... matthew w April 21, 2011 at 3:57 am In no particular order: John Piper: 50 reasons jesus came to die and seeing and savoring jesus christ C.s. lewis: surprised by joy, problem of pain N.t. wright: surprised by hope, after you believe Tullian tchvidjian: surprised by grace. (Looks like I’m in for a lot of surprises…) Tim keller: age of reason And then there’s always the literature that I want to read… Loading... AWHall April 21, 2011 at 3:21 am “The Duties of Parents” by J.C. Ryle; “Olney Hymns” by John Newton and William Cowper, “Sticky Teams” by Larry Osborne, and “Margin: Restoring Emotional, Physical, Financial, and Time Reserves to Overloaded Lives” by Richard Swenson. Loading... Aaron Armstrong April 21, 2011 at 3:29 am What’s your take on Sticky Teams and Margin? Loading... Willie Harris, Jr. April 21, 2011 at 7:00 pm I love Sticky Teams! Heard several people recommend it including Matt Chandler. We are doing to have our entire Church leadership team read it and wrestle through the questions in the back. Loading... Aaron Armstrong April 22, 2011 at 3:52 am This is good to know. I suspect I should probably be reading this book Loading... Amber April 21, 2011 at 1:51 am Now I feel like none of my extracurricular activities are good enough. (Movie quote you won’t get.) I’m reading The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society, the complete Miss Marple short stories, Just So Stories (Rudyard Kipling), Relentless Hope, Future Impact and Enchantment (on hold at library). Loading... Amber April 21, 2011 at 1:52 am Oh, I forgot the whole point of me commenting: I’d love to hear your thoughts on the Chesterton biography. Loading... Aaron Armstrong April 21, 2011 at 2:39 am I’ve had to start it twice now; both times I picked it up I couldn’t get into it. I’m hoping the third time will be the charm, especially since I do enjoy me some Chesterton. Loading... Aaron Armstrong April 21, 2011 at 2:51 am You’re right, I didn’t get the quote. I did look for it on Google though. Was it Legally Blonde? Loading... Amber April 21, 2011 at 3:15 am No, no, no. Clueless. My quotes are always from Clueless. Loading... Aaron Armstrong April 21, 2011 at 3:28 am See, that’s why I don’t get it. I have never seen Clueless. Now if it was a Star Wars reference, I’d probably get it. Loading... Amber April 21, 2011 at 3:15 am No, no, no. Clueless. My quotes are always from Clueless. Loading... Daniel Darling April 21, 2011 at 1:32 am A God Who is There – Carson, Spiritual Rhythm – Mark Buchanan (I’m almost done, this is a rich diet of theology and words), St. Patrick – biography in Thomas Nelsons’ series – Christ-Centered Preaching – Chappell, Reverberation – Jonathan Leeman, Tempted and Tried – Russell Moore Loading... Aaron Armstrong April 21, 2011 at 2:48 am Great list – I am still kicking myself for not picking up Tempted & Tried and The God Who Is There at TGC. Might mean a trip to Grand Rapids is in order 🙂 Loading... Willie Harris, Jr. April 21, 2011 at 1:06 am Currently reading “Slave” by MacArthur, “Breaking the Missional Code” by Stetzer & Putman, and “Activate: An Entirely New Approach to Small Groups” by Searcy. To read list: “Learning Theology With the Church Fathers” by Christopher A. Hall, “Desiring God” by Piper, “Living in God’s Two Kingdoms” by VanDrunen Loading... Steve Pye April 21, 2011 at 12:48 am Enchantment, AND, Becoming a God Magnet, Better Than Good, 100 Ways to Motivate Others, Secrets of Closing the Sale, Selling 101, The Love Dare, Getting Things Done, Time Tactics of Very Successful People, Taking Jesus to Work, Innovation on Demand, Too Small to Ignore, Axiom, The Prodigal God, Parenting from Surviving to Thriving, Boundaries With Kids, The New Dare to Discipline, Rails for Java Developers, Cocoa Programming for Mac OS X and Sitepoint Ruby on Rails. At least, those are the ones on my shelf waiting to be read. There’s several more in my Amazon wish list… Loading... Aaron Armstrong April 21, 2011 at 12:56 am Your reading is incredibly varied, Steve. This is good 🙂 Loading... Chris MacLeavy April 21, 2011 at 12:33 am Top of my list right now is King’s Cross – have you read it? Maybe I’m falling behind 🙂 Loading... Aaron Armstrong April 21, 2011 at 12:48 am Haven’t read it yet. I want to, though. Loading... Comments are closed.