Running List

Here’s a running list of books I’m reading/I’ve read, most of which I read while running on my treadmill.

You could also read my longer reviews on Goodreads.

Here’s my running list review scale:

5 – I want to reread this book immediately. 4 – You should definitely read this book. 3 – I’m glad I read this book. 2 – I wouldn’t have missed much if I hadn’t read this book. 1 – No one should ever have to read this book.


  1. Breaking the Vicious Cycle by Elaine Gottschall 3
  2. Spiritual Gifts: What They Are and Why They Matter by Thomas Schreiner 3


  1. The Vanishing American Adult by Ben Sasse (again ECS Board) 5
  2. Brave New World Aldous Huxley (Omnibus VI) 3
  3. Empire of Bones by N.D. Wilson (again with the Capstone curriculum) 5
  4. Death by Living by N.D. Wilson (again with the L2L leaders) 5
  5. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis (again with the ECS board, again for Omnibus Tenebras) 5
  6. Why Ministers Must Be Men by Douglas Wilson 4
  7. Reset: Living a Grace-Paced Life in a Burnout Culture by David Murray 5
  8. 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos by Jordan Peterson 4
  9. The Epic of Gilgamesh (Omnibus I, again for Omnibus Tenebras) 2
  10. The Codes of Hammurabi and Moses (Omnibus I, again for Omnibus Tenebras) 2
  11. The Silver Chair by C.S. Lewis (again with ECS School Board, Omnibus Tenebras) 5
  12. The Iliad by Homer (Omnibus IV, again for Omnibus Tenebras) 4
  13. Worldview Guide for The Iliad by Louis Markos 4
  14. Head Covering: A Forgotten Christian Practice for Modern Times by Jeremy Gardiner 5
  15. The Horse and His Boy by C.S. Lewis (again with ECS Board, Omnibus Tenebras) 5
  16. The Odyssey by Homer (Omnibus Tenebras) 4
  17. The Rare Jewel of Christian Contentment by Jeremiah Burroughs 4
  18. The Magician’s Newphew by C.S. Lewis (ECS Board) 5
  19. Finish by Jon Acuff 3
  20. Discipline Equals Freedom Field Manual by Jocko Willink 3
  21. Call the Sabbath a Delight by Walter Chantry 4
  22. The Last Battle by C. S. Lewis 4 (ECS Board)


  1. The Search for God and Guinness by Stephen Mansfield 3
  2. Smarter Than You Think by Clive Thompson 3
  3. Drinking with Calvin and Luther by Jim West 4
  4. Nichomachean Ethics by Aristotle [Omnibus IV] 3
  5. Poetics by Aristotle [Omnibus IV] 3
  6. The Abolition of Man by C.S. Lewis (again) [ECS Board] 4


  1. Planet Narnia by Michael Ward 5
  2. Against the Church by Doug Wilson 3
  3. The Betrayal by Douglas Bond 3
  4. Resilience: Hard Won Wisdom for Living a Better Life by Eric Grietens 3
  5. ReLaunch: How to Stage an Organizational Comeback by Mark Rutland 3
  6. 1984 by George Orwell [Omnibus III] 4
  7. For the Healing of the Nations by various 3
  8. An Experiment in Criticism by C.S. Lewis 3
  9. The Weight of Glory by C.S. Lewis 4
  10. Bite and Devour by Alexander Starch [Elders and L2L leaders] 4
  11. The Slight Edge (again) 3
  12. Evernote Essentials by Brett Kelly 3
  13. The Mind of the Maker by Dorothy Sayers 4
  14. The Effective Executive by Peter Drucker 3
  15. Wordsmithy by Doug Wilson (again) 5
  16. Gilead by Marylyn Robinson 3
  17. Death by Living by N.D. Wilson (again) 5
  18. Duncan’s War by Douglas Bond [with kids] 3
  19. We Become What We Worship by G.K. Beale 3
  20. What’s Best Next by Matt Perman (again) 4
  21. The Shepherd’s Life 5
  22. The Illiad by Homer [Omnibus IV] 3
  23. The Landmark Thucydides by Thucydides [Omnibus IV] 3
  24. Writers to Read by Douglas Wilson 5
  25. Undone by Michele Cushatt 3
  26. The Bacchae and Other Plays by Euripedes [Omnibus IV] 3
  27. Lysistrata and Other Plays by Aristophanes [Omnibus IV] 1
  28. Rules for Reformers by Doug Wilson [ECS Board] 4
  29. The Supper of the Lamb by Robert Capon 5
  30. A Small Cup of Light by Ben Palpant 4
  31. What Would Jesus Drink by Joel McDermon 3
  32. Republic by Plato [Omnibus IV] 2