Back in the olden days when Apple made products people waited in line to buy, they worked backwards. They made their design teams start a project by writing the press release. First they would find a way to explain why the new features mattered to the end user. Then...
Some biographies have the energy and immediacy of a radio broadcaster's play-by-play. America's Pastor: Billy Graham and the Shaping of a Nation has the measured, thoughtful analysis of an end-of-year magazine analysis. Dialogue and narrative tension never speed the...
A friend who saw yesterday's Expository Songs announcement asked what resources I use to learn more about hymns and hymnwriters. It might be of general interest, so I'll post it here as well: Hymn Stories Books of hymn stories are typically targeted to a popular...
Dianne Wilkinson: The Life and Times of a Gospel Songwriter
Dianne Wilkinson with Daniel J. Mount (2012)
Dianne Wilkinson: The Life and Times of a Gospel Songwriter chronicles Dianne Wilkinson’s life story and gives the stories behind over 150 of her best-known songs. For more information, click here.
Available in paperback and Kindle formats on Amazon.
The Faith of America’s Presidents
Daniel J. Mount (2007)
The Faith of America’s Presidents carefully examines each president’s religious beliefs and compares those beliefs to the doctrines of biblical Christianity. It discusses their conversion experiences (when applicable), examines how their religious beliefs affected their presidencies, scrutinized their beliefs pertaining to God’s role in American history, and looks into important historical controversies. For more information, click here.
Available in hardcover on Amazon.