Why Read the Puritans? – Christian Article

As a pastor I am often asked for recommendations on books and specific authors to read. Often, I point people to the Puritans. In fact, I lead a men’s group in our church and we meet for bagels and coffee on Tuesday mornings, and the book we’re currently reading is The Works of George Swinnock Vo. 1. Sometimes people will respond to me by stating that the Puritans are a bit of a challenge to read with their long sentence…

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Prayers Remembered Centuries Later: Brand-New Book of Puritan Prayers – Christian Article

Who wants to spend more time in prayer next year? (My guess is that’s everyone.) Prayer is one of those few things you can do with excellence the first time you do it—and you can still get better at it. But becoming better at prayer is an exercise in humility, learning from others and recognizing your dependence on God. That’s why I’m excited about the newest release from Lexham Press: Piercing Heaven: Prayers of the Puritans. The Puritans were masters…

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All of Life to the Glory of God – Christian Article

  We are often introduced to the Puritans through the lens of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter. However, if your view of the Puritans is centered on a group of religious people who were hunting down witches—you don’t know the Puritans at all. In the documentary PURITAN: All of Life to the Glory of God you will walk through the hallways of history to discover this group of people who sought to purify the Church of England and would eventually flee…

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