Randy Alcorn's Blog: reading

Martin Luther on being a theologian, writer and preacher

By Randy Alcorn | January 25, 2013
As a student of theology, writer, and occasional preacher, I loved reading Martin Luther talking about learning theology, and about the “little books” some of us write and the little sermons we preach. 

Mice, Dogs and Books (On the Lighter Side)

By Randy Alcorn | February 28, 2008
Our friend Pat Maxwell forwarded to us this picture. Don’t you just love it? Romance, cooperation, friendship, assisting your buddy in taking the initiative... it’s all there.

My Love for Reading

By Randy Alcorn | April 26, 2010
I learned to love reading through comic books: Archie and the Marvel comics among them, especially the Fantastic Four. But mainly I was a DC fan, my favorites being The Justice League of America (Green Lantern was my hero) and The Legion of Super Heroes (go, Lightning Lad). 

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.

My Top Five Recommended Books on Heaven

By Randy Alcorn | August 31, 2011
When I was researching Heaven, I read 150 volumes on the subject, many long out-of-print. Since the book came out I’ve read a dozen more.