Tag Archives: Sarah Young

Don’t Miss List: “Favorite” Heresies, Don’t Trust Your Heart, How to Reach the Suffering and More

This list has been a long time coming. Quite a bit of ground to cover, since I haven’t done this for awhile. I’ll start with the most timely subjects: “This is the last spastic breath from the Religious Right before … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss List: Strong Women, Discernment Tips, Tough Questions and More

This picture helps explain why posts around here have been a bit light lately. I traveled to New Mexico and Arizona for vacation recently and saw some incredible beauty created by our God, as well as some architectural marvels. The … Continue reading

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Challies Exposes More Problems with Jesus Calling

I was very happy to see that Tim Challies posted again about Jesus Calling, since its popularity is not waning. In fact its influence continues to grow.

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Great Listen: Carl Trueman Takes on Jesus Calling

Carl Trueman’s podcast, The Mortification of Spin, tackled the problem of Sarah Young’s books, “Jesus Calling” and the idea of special revelation.

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Don’t Miss List: St. Patrick, False Teaching and the Driscoll Scandal

I’ve found some really important stuff lately that I want to pass along. For more St. Patrick, to the latest on Mark Driscoll, keep reading.

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Nine Million Reasons to Read Another Jesus Calling

Sarah Young’s book, Jesus Calling, has sold over 9 million copies as of 2013. It is my sincere belief that book is subtly deceiving millions of people and that is why I’ve warned about the book in earlier posts. Warren Smith, … Continue reading

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“Writing Under the Influence”

My concerns over the book, Jesus Calling, as well as Sarah Young’s many other books have been well established here at Steak and a Bible. But its influence continues to grow and so I’m glad to see that Marcia Montenegro … Continue reading

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A follow up on Jesus Calling

The book Jesus Calling is wildly popular, having sold over 8 million copies as of March 2013, not to mention the many other “Jesus” books Young has written. Disturbingly enough, there’s even an app for that. Amy left a comment … Continue reading

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From Team Pyro: Blackaby’s Non Sola Scriptura

The protestant departure from Sola Scriptura, the principle that the Scriptures alone provide all the truth needed to find salvation and to grow in godliness, has troubled me for some time. I find it at the root of many false … Continue reading

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Worldview Weekend discusses Jesus Calling

Brannon Howse and Justin Peters discuss the extremely popular book Jesus Calling, by Sarah Young in this podcast from Worldview Weekend. I highlight recommend checking it out, particularly if you disagreed with my review of the book. Related articles Is … Continue reading

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