More About Nudge by Leonard Sweet

In my last post about Nudge I talked about some of the frustrating characteristics about this book. But first I should have mentioned some of its strengths. One of the things that stands out to me about this book is that it challenges us to begin looking for God in all facets of life. Sweet […]

Nudge by Leonard Sweet

Have any of you read Leonard Sweet’s book Nudge? There are some really good things in this book about evangelism, listening to God, etc. But I just never get the feeling that this book lives up to its billing. I don’t feel revolutionized in the least. I can’t help but think this book could have […]

Get Simple

A great point from Frank Viola and Leonard Sweet’s Jesus Manifesto, (edited down a bit) “In Acts 2:42, we read about something called ‘the apostles’ doctrine.’..what exactly was it? Before we answer that question, let’s reframe it. Here’s the scene. The Twelve have just baptized three thousand new converts. Tomorrow, they will begin teaching these […]

Jesus Manifesto – Introduction

I just got a copy of Leonard Sweet and Frank Viola’s newest book, “The Jesus Manifesto” and wanted to share a few thoughts along the way. I really appreciate the way they frame the discussion as not a way to move more to the right or the left but a way to move forward (xv). […]

Free Christian Audio Books

Thanks to Mike Morrell of The Ooze for pointing out that Christian Audio offers one free download per month. You have to set up an account and then you can click to purchase the free audio book and enter a promo code that they give you. This month the free audio book is Leonard Sweet’s […]