Category Books

Book review of Green Good News

Review of The Green Good News: Christ’s Path to Sustainable and Joyful Life, by T. Wilson Dickinson. Cascade Books, 2019. By John Henson. During long days of stay at home in an effort to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19, I began reading a book with a title I found hard to believe–The Green Good […]

A Review of “Reborn Again”

A Review of Reborn Again: Crucifying Christendom & Resurrecting a Radical, Christopher VanHall, 2019, by John Henson What happens when a fundamentalist evangelical minister enthralled in megachurch worship productions, religious right crusades, and apathy to the downtrodden finds the real Jesus. Apparently, a lot, as seen in his journey of being fired from churches to starting […]

Why Go to Church?

It turns out that my sermon didn’t record this past Sunday.  I use Sound Cloud to capture the audio and it froze on me as I was beginning my introduction.  So, here’s an outline of the sermon: “Why Go to Church”   1 Kings 8:1-43 Delivered to Church for the Highlands Sunday, August 26, 2012 […]

Maggie Lee for Good Book is Ready for Pre-Order

I was excited to see our new book, Maggie Lee for Good, listed on the Smyth and Helwys website today.  It is still in the printing process (should be out in a few weeks), but can be pre-ordered here.  It will also be available as an e-book. It is great to see that all of […]

E-book or Pulp? Hard to decide.

Electronic books or real pulp?  I have gone back and forth on this subject.  I was a Kindle early adopter, loving the freedom of buying and carrying books without any great effort.  It also solved my bookshelf problem.  After a while, I grew tired of having yet one more screen to look at and drifted […]