The following is an excerpt from chapter 5 of the book Picking a President: Or Any Other Elected Official. As mid-term elections begin to take shape around the nation, I thought it might be a good short reflection on the need to take seriously our duty to vote. A One-Vote Oddity Did One Vote Make … More Did One Vote Make it Possible to Win World War II?
Wednesday is for Prayer For the last two weeks the blogosphere has been saturated with a controversy concerning plagiarism among some of the most well known pastors in America. There have been accusations about a whole culture of ghost-writing, plagiarism and fraud authors among the “celebrity pastor class” of the nation. I’m not sure … More Choosing Truth Over Talent
A couple of weeks ago, numbers began to spike on sales of my 2012 book, Picking a President: Or Any Other Elected Official. I guess people are beginning to get more interested in the mid-term elections with all of the political scandals that seem to be coming to light. We are 14 days into June … More Government Scandals and What the People of God Can Do
They called for an interview and this is what they put out. Pray for a wide distribution. http://www.crossbooks.com/Resources/Newsletter/Fall2012/MartySchoenleberJr.aspx May the Lord of glory be pleased to use it for his kingdom. Tell a friend to pick up the Kindle or Nook version and start a conversation over the content.
Friday is for Book Updates Crossbooks, my publisher, contacted me and said they wanted to Feature my book in an upcoming newsletter. Below is a copy of the interview questions and my answers. Pray that the book reaches many more people as a result of the process. CrossBooks Featured Author Questionnaire Picking a President is … More Picking a President Book picked to be be featured in Crossbooks Publishing Newsletter
Weekend Links Some fun stuff, some provocative stuff, some upsetting stuff and some scratch your head stuff but all of it with the intent of helping us grow in the grace and knowledge of Christ. Can’t say I agree with everything but i found all of it helpful in understanding some of the issues … More Press Corps Enemies; Jon Stewart; national Debt, Abortion; Poetry, Politics and books; Homosexuality Issues; G.K. Chesterton
Phil Gioja from Center Street Productions shot and edited a new book trailer for the book Picking a President: Or any other elected official. There is also a first review of the Kindle edition on Amazon.com I am asking all of my friends, all of my readers to try to make this book trailer hard not to … More Book Trailer Released for Picking a President
For those who aren’t sick and tired of hearing about the book … It is best for me if you buy your copies from Crossbooks.com. (Higher Royalty!) I just checked the Amazon listing and found that after sinking to a low somewhere in the 590,000’s the book has now risen back up to #98,514. (Woo … More A Great Book For a Discussion Group at Your Church
A number of people have been writing me or questioning me when they see me about the book and its sales figures. First, I want to say thanks for your interest and continue to ask for your prayers that God would use the book for his glory. Second, the honest answer is I don’t know … More How is the Book Doing?
Weekend Links An eventful week, painful for the whole country. Here are some links to issues that the church needs to wrestle with all the more as we see the effects of sin and rejection of the gospel in the stories coming out of Colorado this week. Keep those families effected in your prayers and … More Embracing Imperfection; Presidential election choices; Church Cannibalism; Dangerous Atheism; John Adams; Ross Douthat; and much more