Logos is giving away Mark Boda’s After God’s Own Heart: The Gospel According to David (P&R, 2007) for free in January 2022. This book is part of the Gospel accord to the Old Testament series edited by Tremper Longman III and J. Alan Groves. According to the P&R blurb, this is a “series of studies on the lives of Old Testament characters, written for laypeople and pastors, and designed to encourage Christ-centered reading, teaching, and preaching of the Old Testament.” As always, there is a wide range of discounts as part of their Logos Free Book monthly promotion.
- Rowan Williams, God with Us: The Meaning of the Cross and Resurrection—Then and Now, 99 cents
- Graeme Goldsworthy, According to Plan: The Unfolding Revelation of God in the Bible, $1.99
- C. John Collins , Genesis 1-4: A Linguistic, Literary, And Theological Commentary, $2.99
- Esther Smith, A Still and Quiet Mind: Twelve Strategies for Changing Unwanted Thoughts, $3.99
- Chris Morgan, A Theology of James: Wisdom for God’s People (Explorations in Biblical Theology), $4.99
- Philip Ryken, The Message of Salvation: By God’s Grace, for God’s Glory (Bible Speaks Today Themes), $.5.99
- Robert Letham, The Holy Trinity: In Scripture, History, Theology, and Worship, Revised and Expanded, $6.99
- Aaron Chalmers, Exploring the Religion of Ancient Israel: Prophet, Priest, Sage and People, $7.99
- Daniel Doriani, Matthew, 2 vols. (Reformed Expository Commentary), $8.99
- David Wenham, Steve Walton, I. Howard Marshall, Stephen Travis (eds.), Exploring the New Testament (2 vols.), $9.99
- Richard Gamble, The Whole Counsel of God, Volume 1: God’s Mighty Acts in the Old Testament, $10.99
- Mark Noll, et al., A History of Evangelicalism Series Collection (IVP, 5 vols.), $15.99
- Pre-Order and Save, Hannah K. Harrington, The Books of Ezra and Nehemiah (NICOT, reviewed here), $39.19
The History of Evangelicalism is excellent. Starting with mark Noll’s The Age of Edwards, Whitefield, and the Wesleys, the series includes The Age of Wilberforce, More, Chalmers, and Finney (John Wolffe), The Age of Spurgeon and Moody (David W. Bebbington), The Age of Torrey, Mott, McPherson, and Hammond (Geoffrey R. Treloar) and The Age of Billy Graham and John Stott (Brian Stanley). Five volumes for $15.99 is a great deal on this excellent modern church history.
Logos Bible Software released a new version in 2022, Here is my first look review. As expected, there are various upgrade paths for current users, from “not expensive at all” to “I need a second mortgage on the house” and everything in between. Use this link to save 15% and get some free books, or use the PARTNEROFFER10 coupon code when you check out.
I have been using the new version for a while now on a Mac with the M1 and the speed improvement is quite noticeable. You millage may vary, but even if you are an older system, the changes to the way Logos handles files and indexing will speed things up considerably.If you are an iOS user, Logos upgraded the iPad and iPhone apps with some very cool features and a modern look and feel. You can still get Logos Fundamental ($49.99) or Basic (free) packages and take advantage of the free Logos Book of the Month promotion. Scroll down to the bottom of the page for the free / cheap packages. All it takes is a Faithlife account, and you can read your books using the iOS or Android app, the Logos web app, or the (much more powerful) desktop version for both Windows or Mac.
All the links are Logos Affiliate links, so buy a few books and help out Reading Acts. The deals go away on January 31, so be sure to check out all the Logos deals right away!