Douglas Wilson
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Douglas Wilson

Douglas Wilson is the minister of Christ Church in Moscow, Idaho, which is a member of the Communion of Reformed Evangelical Churches (CREC). After his stint in the submarine service of the U.S. Navy, he attended the University of Idaho, where he obtained an MA in philosophy.

As one of its founders, he has served on the board of Logos School, a classical and Christian school (K-12), since its inception. He is also a Senior Fellow of theology at New St. Andrews College. He is the author of numerous books, including Reforming Marriage, The Case for Classical Christian Education, Letter from a Christian Citizen, and Blackthorn Winter. He is also the general editor for the Omnibus textbook series. His blog can be found at www.dougwils.com.

All his favorite authors begin their names with initials--C.S. Lewis, G.K. Chesterton, H.L. Mencken, J.R.R. Tolkien, N.D. Wilson, and P.G. Wodehouse. The one exception is Nancy Wilson, a favorite author to whom he has been married for over thirty-four years. They have three children and fifteen grandchildren.

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    • Why Children Matter

    • By: Douglas Wilson
    • Narrated by: Brian Kohl
    • Length: 2 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 39
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      5 out of 5 stars 41

    In this short audiobook on childrearing, Douglas Wilson points out that we have a Father who makes it easy for us to love him. Wilson explains how parents should not just try to get their kids to obey a set of rules. Instead, he calls for them to instill in their kids a love for God.... 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Christian insight

    • By Bummer Dude on 06-14-19

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Mere Fundamentalism: The Apostles' Creed and the Romance of Orthodoxy

    • By: Douglas Wilson
    • Narrated by: Ben Zornes
    • Length: 3 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 10

    In this audiobook, Douglas Wilson combines G. K. Chesterton-like prose with the Apostles' Creed and explains such doctrines as the trinity, creation, fall, salvation, Scripture, and the church with clarity and imagination....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Bold, clear, refreshing

    • By Michael Wine on 05-27-19

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Joy at the End of the Tether

    • The Inscrutable Wisdom of Ecclesiastes
    • By: Douglas Wilson
    • Narrated by: Gentry Rench
    • Length: 2 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 7

    In this lively reading of Ecclesiastes, Doug Wilson reveals its powerful lessons of vanity, joy, celebration, and the sovereignty of God....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Fabulous Content! Excellent summary of Ecclesiastes.

    • By D. A. Filcek on 07-03-19

    Regular price: $6.95

    • A Serrated Edge: A Brief Defense of Biblical Satire and Trinitarian Skylarking

    • By: Douglas Wilson
    • Narrated by: Brian Kohl
    • Length: 2 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 15

    In this audiobook, veteran satirist Douglas Wilson explains his rationale for why so much of what he says gets people upset and yet he continues to speak as he does, for the sake of the gospel....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Godly sarcasm Jesus style

    • By Josh from Alaska on 06-13-18

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Father Hunger

    • Why God Calls Men to Love and Lead Their Families
    • By: Douglas Wilson
    • Narrated by: Tom Parks
    • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 83
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70

    Father Hunger has one basic goal: to encourage and empower men to be the fathers that God calls them to be and that their families and culture desperately need them to be....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Not what expected

    • By JOS on 06-26-19
    • Why God Calls Men to Love and Lead Their Families
    • By: Douglas Wilson
    • Narrated by: Tom Parks
    • Length: 6 hrs and 57 mins
    • Release date: 05-01-12
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 83 ratings

    Regular price: $19.99

    • Decluttering Your Marriage

    • By: Douglas Wilson
    • Narrated by: Jake McAtee
    • Length: 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 21

    The key to a good marriage is honest, complete, and humble confession of sin. This audiobook offers concrete practical suggestions about how to confess sin properly and how to avoid other snares on which married people tend to get snagged....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Concise yet powerful

    • By Casper on 08-15-18

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Reforming Marriage

    • By: Douglas Wilson
    • Narrated by: Gene Helsel
    • Length: 4 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 24

    Reforming Marriage does what few books on marriage do today: it provides biblical advice. Douglas Wilson points to the need for obedient hearts on the part of both husbands and wives....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Sooo Goood!!!

    • By Mark on 05-26-19

    Regular price: $14.95

    • What I Learned in Narnia

    • By: Douglas Wilson
    • Narrated by: Daniel Newman
    • Length: 4 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3

    One rainy day, years ago, a little girl named Lucy discovered that the back of a wardrobe isn't always just the back of a wardrobe. Sometimes, it's a door into another world....

    Regular price: $14.95

    • Debating the Text of the Word of God

    • By: Douglas Wilson, James R. White
    • Narrated by: Douglas Wilson, James R. White
    • Length: 2 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 21
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 21

    Which text is the "word of God" - the King James Version or something else? In this lively debate about the world's most influential book, two Christian intellectuals confront this subject head-on....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good debate on the subject

    • By Patrick S. on 12-10-17

    Regular price: $6.95

    • The Man in the Dark

    • A Romance
    • By: Douglas Wilson
    • Narrated by: Kyla Alders
    • Length: 5 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 3

    Savannah Westmoreland has come to the town of Paradise Valley to start afresh. But when her mysterious new pastor and the town's most powerful businessman both begin to compete for her affection, Savannah realizes she will have to face her past once and for all or leave Paradise forever....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Delightful book!

    • By RS on 04-19-19

    Regular price: $19.95

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