Jesus didn’t isolate himself from the world. Instead, he conversed with, dined with, and died for, sinners. Of course the Bible doesn’t say anything about Jesus reading contemporary fiction, but let’s not get ahead of ourselves. Bottom line: Non-Christian literature gives us a deeper understanding of the human condition.
I’ve recently finished reading Lit!: A Christian Guide to Reading Books by Tony Reinke as part of a book club and should say that I completely enjoyed every word of it. Even before I reached halfway through I kept asking myself why I hadn’t discovered this book sooner, when it was a clear, direct and concise […]