Category Archives: free stuff

winner of devotional book giveaway!


I just wanted to say a super big congrats to Joe Fox from Count it all Joy for being the big winner of the 22 devotional book giveaway from

I hope you enjoy the books and I look forward to reading many of your reviews. 

and by the way… I’m only half kidding about being jealous…  ;)

the ultimate devotional giveaway


Devotional Christian is offering an amazing giveaway to celebrate the relaunch of the site.  Just write a post on your site about Devotional Christian and enter your information here to be entered for a chance to win ALL of these 22 great books:


  1. Valley of Vision: A Collection of Puritan Prayers and Devotions, Leather Gift Edition by Bennett, Arthur G.
  2. Morning by Morning and Evening by Evening: A New Edition of the Classic Devotional Based on the ESV Bible (SET)
  3. Holiness Day by Day: Transformational Thoughts for Your Spiritual Journey (Hardcover) by Bridges, Jerry
  4. Knowing God Devotional Journal: 365 Daily Readings (Paperback) by Packer, J. I.
  5. Daily Light on the Daily Path: Devotional Book for Every Morning and Evening by Crossway Books
  6. Golden Treasury of Puritan Devotion: Selections from the Writings of 13 Puritan by Di Gangi, Mariano
  7. Faith Alone: A Daily Devotional (Hardcover) by Luther, Martin
  8. Search the Scriptures: A Three Year Daily Devotional Guide to the Whole Bible
  9. Day by Day with the Early Church Fathers (Hardcover) by Hudson, Christopher D.
  10. Teach Us to Pray: 365 Prayers from the Bible (Paperback) by Beals, Timothy J.
  11. Counterfeit Gods: The Empty Promises of Money, Sex, and Power, and the Only Hope that Matters (Hardcover) by Keller, Timothy
  12. The Fruitful Life: The Overflow of God’s Love Through You (Paperback) by Bridges, Jerry
  13. In Christ Alone: Reflections on the Heart of the Gospel (Hardcover) by Sinclair Ferguson.
  14. The Loveliness of Christ (Soft Gift Edition) by Rutherford, Samuel (foreword by Sinclair Ferguson)
  15. The Hope of Glory: 100 Daily Meditations on Colossians (Paperback) by Storms, C. Samuel
  16. Lord and His Prayer by Wright, N. T.
  17. Taste and See : Savoring the Supremacy of God in All of Life by Piper, John
  18. Practice of Godliness by Kuyper, Abraham
  19. Pursuit of God: The Human Thirst for the Divine by Tozer, A. W.
  20. Confessions by Augustine
  21. A Year with C. S. Lewis: Daily Readings from His Classic Works (Hardcover)
  22. Cost of Discipleship by Bonhoeffer, Dietrich

i like free stuff


i love reading.  and i love free stuff.  :)

here’s some places i’ve found where you can get free books (and resources) online.  i know, its not as savvy as a Kindle or as great as holding a paper copy in your hand, but if you’re poor or frugal and like to read… here are some places for you…

Free Christian Classics – here (CCEL) or here (grace gems)

Desiring God – all resources are available for free download (search by book)

Spurgeon’s Morning and Evening – search by day or topic

Free Sermon Downloads from Sovereign Grace Ministries

Books ranging from the Grimm Brothers to Horatius Bonar – extensive collection

what about you?  where do you get free resources online?  or do you know ways to get free hard copies of books?  :)

Around the blogosphere


Download a free copy of Downhere’s album “Wide Eyed and Mystified.” Get it here.

Steve at the Old Red Hat has some thoughts on when God hammers away at your life. Read it here.

Things to ponder at “Evidences of Grace”

Ann has some thoughts on how to be full and overflowing with joy

Kristen is a great example of how to suffer in trials and trust God’s love when He chooses not to take our pain away. I can’t pick a favorite post on this blog.

Check out the latest updates from Sovereign Grace Music here