Randy Alcorn's Blog: books

Over 40 Books and Countless Changed Lives

By Eternal Perspective Ministries | July 22, 2015
We love the fact that God uses Randy’s books to change people’s lives in two ways: through the reading of the words and through the giving away of the royalties. Here's just a few of the many book responses we've received over the past 25 years.

Worldwide Theological Famine, and How You Can Make a Difference

By Randy Alcorn | June 15, 2015
Earlier this year, I learned about The Gospel Coalition’s International Outreach “Theological Famine Relief for the Global Church.” I’m really excited about this outreach and can’t think of a more strategic venture in financing what will matter forever.

John Wesley on the Importance of Reading

By Randy Alcorn | August 9, 2013
One of his biographers says that evangelist John Wesley "rode 250,000 miles, gave away 30,000 pounds...and preached more than 40,000 sermons.” 

My Thoughts on “The Disappearing Book”

By Randy Alcorn | May 17, 2013
A lot of people have asked me my thoughts about the possible “disappearance” of physical books, due to the fact there are all the different eReaders people are now reading on: the Kindle, the iPad, the Nook, and others.

A Joy and a Privilege: Translations of My Books

By Randy Alcorn | May 8, 2013
One of the things I really love getting in the mail is a new translation of one of my books. They’ve been translated now into over 50 different languages. It’s a joy to see what God is doing in other cultures with books that I’ve written.

The Most Important Thing About Us

By Randy Alcorn | May 6, 2013
In his great book The Knowledge of the Holy, A. W. Tozer says, “What comes into our minds when we think about God is the most important thing about us.”