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The Glory of Their Times
The Story of the Early Days of Baseball Told by the Men Who Played It (Harper Perennial Modern Classics)
Lawrence S Ritter - Apr 06, 2010 (first published in 1966)
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From Lawrence Ritter (The Image of Their Greatness, The 100 Greatest Baseball Players of All Time), comes one of the bestselling, most acclaimed sports books of all time, The Glory of Their Times—now a Harper Perennial Modern Classic.Baseball was different in earlier days—tougher, rawer, more intimate—when giants like Babe Ruth and Ty Cobb ran the ...
Tony Reinke
Oct 19, 2021
This was the first great baseball book I read as an early teen. I knew in an instant I wanted to be a baseball historian of the deadball era (ca 1876–1920).      source
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The Baseball 100
Joe Posnanski - Sep 28, 2021
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NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER “An instant sports classic.” —New York Post * “Stellar.” —The Wall Street Journal * “A true masterwork…880 pages of sheer baseball bliss.” —BookPage (starred review) * “This is a remarkable achievement.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review) A magnum opus from acclaimed baseball writer Joe Posnanski, The Baseball 100 is an a...
Tony Reinke
Oct 19, 2021
I’ve read a few hundred baseball books over the years but this one may be my favorite. Certainly a top-5 all time. You don’t even need to love baseball to love this book.      source
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A Companion to the Theology of John Webster
Michael Allen - Jun 10, 2021
An overview and analysis of John Webster’s seminal contributions to Christian theology At the time of his death, John Webster was widely hailed as one of the leading Christian theologians in the world. Over the course of three decades, he produced groundbreaking studies on the theologies of Eberhard Jüngel and Karl Barth and, especially since the t...
Tony Reinke
May 14, 2021
HT on these references to Kenneth Oakes’s chapter (4: Webster on Karl Barth) in this superb book:      source
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Providence
John Piper - Mar 02, 2021
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New from Best-Selling Author John PiperThe providence of God is his purposeful sovereignty by which he will be completely successful in the achievement of his ultimate goal for the universe. God's providence carries his plans into action, guides all things toward his ultimate goal, and leads to the final consummation. Pastor and author John Piper d...
Tony Reinke
Dec 16, 2020
Also an amazing book for that special someone in your life hooked on conspiracy theories.      source
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Ephesians
Evangelical Exegetical Commentary (EEC)
S. M. Baugh - May 03, 2016
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In his letter to the Ephesians, Paul emphasizes the unity of believers in the inaugurated new creation. He first sets before his audience the salvation freely offered to us through faith in Christ, then applies this truth to their lives, calling them to live lives of love. In this volume, S. M. Baugh approaches this important letter from a first-ce...
Tony Reinke
Dec 05, 2020
@FredFredSanders @zugzwanged Somehow I ended up with more Ephesians commentaries than any other book, north of 30 now. Baugh is the best of them all.      source
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Gentle and Lowly
The Heart of Christ for Sinners and Sufferers
Dane C. Ortlund - Apr 07, 2020
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Christians know that God loves them, but often think that he is perpetually disappointed and frustrated, maybe even close to giving up on them. As a result, they focus a lot on what Jesus has done to appease God's wrath for sin. But how does Jesus Christ actually feel about his people amid all their sins and failures? This book draws us to Matthew ...
Tony Reinke
Nov 20, 2020
Book of the year 2020 was the easiest choice in my fifteen years (!!!) of doing this. ...      source
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Between Life and Death
A Gospel-Centered Guide to End-of-Life Medical Care
Kathryn Butler - Apr 30, 2019
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Less than a century ago, most people died at home. Today, 80 percent of Americans die in institutions such as hospitals or nursing homes. The dying process--once a visible reality of life--now hides behind a complex web of medical technology, and few Americans discuss end-of-life care before it becomes urgent. Faced with crucial decisions, Christia...
Tony Reinke
Oct 02, 2018
Going to claim this as a finalist for top book of 2019 — an utterly unique and captivating book on what it means to die well.      source