500 Book Sale in Logos Bible Software

Logos Bible Software has just announced the release of a “500 Book Mega Pack.” The bundle is up through the end of the year. More details are here. Some highlights include: Adolf von Harnack Collection (22 vols.) The Works of Isaac Watts (14 vols.) The Works of John Wycliffe (12 vols.) Holiness: Its Nature, Hindrances, … Continue reading 500 Book Sale in Logos Bible Software

A Smooth Note-Taking Workflow for Drafts 4 and Logos in iOS

I’ve got a sweet Logos–>Drafts 4 workflow I’ve been using on the iPad for a few months now. (I find Logos’s iOS app to be significantly zippier than its Mac counterpart.) Allow me to demonstrate, using Harold W. Hoehner’s excellent Ephesians commentary.   1. Open up Logos in iOS.   Here’s Hoehner’s lovely commentary.   … Continue reading A Smooth Note-Taking Workflow for Drafts 4 and Logos in iOS

A Greek Word for the Twitter Age: σπερμολογος (spermologos)

Here’s a fun Greek word: σπερμολογος (spermologos). It appears only one time in the Greek New Testament, and nowhere in the Septuagint. Here it is in its context, Acts 17:18: τινες δε και των Επικουρειων και Στοικων φιλοσοφων συνεβαλλον αυτω, και τινες ελεγον· τι αν θελοι ο σπερμολογος ουτος λεγειν; οι δε· ξενων δαιμονιων δοκει καταγγελευς … Continue reading A Greek Word for the Twitter Age: σπερμολογος (spermologos)

Not to Shill, But… (Last Day of Logos Bible Software Discount)

  I have mixed feelings about Logos marketing–some criticisms expressed here–but I still do, at least for now, participate in an affiliate program of theirs. This helps, among other things, to pay for some of this blog’s minimal expenses and has even in the past funded seminary coursework. I have no intention to shill, but … Continue reading Not to Shill, But… (Last Day of Logos Bible Software Discount)

2015: Hundreds of Books, Thousands of Apps Reviewed!

I wasn’t going to post this, but then realized I’ve done this same sort of post every year since Words on the Word began–which was 2012! Blog years are like dog years, so I officially consider this blog really old. It’s a little cheesy, but WordPress.com compiled a 2015 report for Words on the Word. … Continue reading 2015: Hundreds of Books, Thousands of Apps Reviewed!

NIV Application Commentaries (Including Bundles), Less than $5 a Book

  There is another big sale on Zondervan’s NIV Application Commentary series, with each of the ebooks selling at $4.99–on, among other places, Amazon. For the first time Zondervan is offering various discounted bundles, too. Check them out here. As I’ve said before, I really liked Psalms vol. 1 in this series. There are a … Continue reading NIV Application Commentaries (Including Bundles), Less than $5 a Book

Big-Time Deals on NIV Application Commentaries (NIVAC) in Accordance, Logos, and Olive Tree

  Zondervan’s NIV Application Commentary series is on mega-sale, with each of the ebooks selling at $7.99 in Accordance, Logos, and Olive Tree. I really liked Psalms vol. 1 in this series. The Genesis, Luke, and Galatians volumes were stand-by commentaries when I preached through those books, too. Here is where you can find more … Continue reading Big-Time Deals on NIV Application Commentaries (NIVAC) in Accordance, Logos, and Olive Tree