Tales of a Midwest Lutheran on the East Coast

Monday, December 31, 2012

Top Books I Read in 2012

In no particular order:

Life Together: A discussion of Christian fellowshipDietrich Bonhoeffer

In The Time Of The Butterflies Julia Alvarez

Theirs Is the Kingdom: Celebrating the Gospel in Urban America - Robert D. Lupton

The Flight of Gemma Hardy Margot Livesey

Plastic: A Toxic Love Story - Susan Freinkel

Spiritual Writings - Leo Tolstoy

The Next Christians - Gabe Lyons

The Language of Flowers - Vanessa Diffenbaugh 

Insurrection: To Believe Is Human To Doubt, Divine - Peter Rollins

Broken Hallelujahs: Why Popular Music Matters to Those Seeking God Christian Scharen


  1. So I should read Tolstoy's Spiritual Writings? I'll try to do that in the coming year.

  2. It's an interesting read for sure. Some of the things he wrote about are so relevant, it's almost creepy!