Friday, June 17, 2011

Kindle 3G Summer Giveaway!

What are your summer reading plans? Will you be reading your books on a Kindle? You could be! Apologetics315 is hosting a summer giveaway of a Third Generation Kindle 3G. This has been such a useful tool that it seemed good to give one away.

So why not enter the drawing? Using Punchtab below, you can have multiple entries into the drawing. (And if you are looking for good apologetics books, here’s a great place to start.) Once you’ve clicked the entry button, you’ll have the opportunity to increase your chances of winning by leaving a comment, mentioning the giveaway on Twitter, etc.

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Enjoy!


138 Comments

  1. David Rodriguez June 16, 2011

    My first book on the kindle would be Philosophical Foundations for a Christian Worldview by Craig and Moreland.

  2. KP June 16, 2011

    My first book would be The Mind and the Machine by Matthew Dickerson.

  3. Forti Education June 16, 2011

    Ravi's "Has Christianity Failed You?"

  4. Leslie June 16, 2011

    My first book would be The Reason for God by Timothy Keller.

  5. wwjd3 June 16, 2011

    Seeing as how I can't finish this book at home, it'd be nice for me to take Dawkin's God Delusion on the road!

  6. Glenn Hendrickson June 16, 2011

    True For You But Not For Me by Paul Copan, yeah!

  7. becklegacy June 16, 2011

    The Kingdom Triangle by J.P. Moreland

  8. Jaekwon June 16, 2011

    Contending with Christianity's Critics would be my first book 🙂

  9. Sara Blouin Taylor June 16, 2011

    Like wwjd3, I can't finish a book at home. I'd definitely go with Tactics, by Koukl, so I can finally finish it!

  10. cslewislover June 16, 2011

    The Analytic Theist, Alvin Plantinga

  11. Rick Baskett June 16, 2011

    Pilgrim's Progress 🙂

  12. Mark June 16, 2011

    JP Moreland's "In Search of a Confident Faith: Overcoming Barriers to Trusting in God" would be the first Kindle book I would purchase.

  13. travislambertwriter.com June 16, 2011

    The Blackwell Companion to Natural Theology

  14. Chad June 16, 2011

    Also "The Kingdom Triangle" by JP Moreland

  15. voiceofthesheep June 16, 2011

    Horton's Systematic Theology

  16. Glenn June 16, 2011

    I will put 5 Minute Apologist: Maximum Truth in Minimum Time by Rick Cornish!

  17. Brian Tate June 16, 2011

    My first book on my new kindle would be "The decline of african american theology" by Thabiti Anyebwele. Don't know why I haven't read it yet…

  18. Merlow June 16, 2011

    ESV Bible

  19. Russell June 16, 2011

    This is quite a giveaway Brian!

    For me, it would be one of the many early apologetic works mentioned by Dr. Tim McGrew!

  20. Michael Baldwin June 16, 2011

    It's a tough question! Maybe 5 views on apologetics. =)

  21. Andy Gray June 17, 2011

    Philosophical Foundations for a Christian Worldview by Craig and Moreland would be one of my first picks.

  22. Bessamy June 17, 2011

    The first book I would read is for work: SharePoint 2007 A User's Guide.

  23. Garnet June 17, 2011

    God, Freedom, and Evil by a. platinga

  24. His and glad June 17, 2011

    Perhaps, something missing form my C.S. Lewis collection.

  25. bossmanham June 17, 2011

    The Resurrection of Jesus: A New Historiographic​al Approach

  26. dgfisch June 17, 2011

    Maybe Lee Stroebel's The Ambition, unless you must have a work on apologetics.

  27. son of puddleglum June 17, 2011

    C.S. Lewis's dangerous Idea

  28. PoeticSatire June 17, 2011

    Greg Koukl's Tactics

  29. Stripe June 17, 2011

    😎

  30. Qweexel June 17, 2011

    I would go for the Coffee House Chronicles by Josh McDowell and David Sterrett.

  31. Stripe June 17, 2011

    I want to see "The Plot" by Pastor Bob Enyart on Kindle!

  32. Larry Rambousek June 17, 2011

    The first book would be Reasonable Faith by William Lane Craig.

  33. rodrigcs June 17, 2011

    "Contending with Christianity's Critics: Answering New Atheists and Other Objectors" by Paul Copan

  34. Lauren Shirley June 17, 2011

    The Celebration of Discipline by Richard Foster.

  35. Evan G. June 17, 2011

    Reasonable Faith 3rd Ed.

  36. John Park June 17, 2011

    The Case for the Resurrection of Jesus by Habermas & Licona

  37. Kenneth Tong June 17, 2011

    Desiring God by John Piper

  38. Kenneth Tong June 17, 2011

    and On Guard by W.L.C.

  39. Mikel June 17, 2011

    J.P. Moreland's Kingdom Triangle.

  40. Eddie Eddings June 17, 2011

    The first book I would download?
    Systematic Theology by Grudem

  41. Dante June 17, 2011

    My first book will be Philosophical Foundations For a Christian Worldview by Craig and Moreland

  42. Nick Potts June 17, 2011

    oooo….so many to think of. but, my first book would be "Christian Apologetics" by Cornelius Van Til

  43. Linus Hallingfors June 17, 2011

    The first book for me would probably be " Jesus and the Eyewitnesses" by Richard Bauckham

  44. Haecceitas June 17, 2011

    The first book I'd put on Kindle might be Licona's book on the historiographical approach to the resurrection of Jesus.

  45. wrmyers June 17, 2011

    Tough-Minded Christianity: Legacy of John Warwick Montgomery

  46. Sean Herbert June 17, 2011

    My first would be the Case books by Lee Strobel. Just getting into apologism and just now in the middle of my first book. Can't wait to dive into more

  47. Sebastián Vega June 17, 2011

    Is God a Moral Monster – Mike Licona

  48. Matt Kinsley June 17, 2011

    I'll be reading Lewis Chafer's Systematic Theology

  49. Kanbei85 June 17, 2011

    Note on above comment by Sebastian Vega:
    Paul Copan wrote "Is God a Moral Monster".

    My book would be "A Theology of Inclusivism" by Neal Punt. (If they have it).

  50. Roger June 17, 2011

    Paul Copan's Is God a Moral Monster.

  51. Luke Nix June 17, 2011

    Licona's Historiographical Approach to the Resurrection of Jesus

  52. Emanuel Hai June 17, 2011

    I would probably read Richard Swinburne's book "The Existence of God"

  53. The Atheist Delusion by Phil Fernandes

  54. Sara June 17, 2011

    I would put the Bible on it first.

  55. Joan June 17, 2011

    I will sync my Kindle on my computer so I can read all those great books everywhere!!!

  56. jwwartick.com June 17, 2011

    My first book would be the Summa Theologica.

  57. Jim June 17, 2011

    I'd give it to my mom. I already have one.

  58. John Divito June 17, 2011

    The Bible.

  59. UWi June 17, 2011

    The Bible, followed by The Screwtape Letters

  60. gospelaxiom June 17, 2011

    I don't know what book I would read from kindle. I do agree with UWi in that the Bible would be great!

  61. Timothy June 17, 2011

    I suppose that I will follow suit and name an apologetics title… "The Battle Belongs to the Lord" by K. Scott Oliphint: http://bit.ly/mlpYkc

  62. spccounselor June 17, 2011

    The Bible for sure! I personally use the NIV, but I don't like the new gender neutral version, so maybe the New King James version. I have no idea what is available for the Kindle.

  63. Aaron June 17, 2011

    The first book on the Kindle (aside from the Bible) would probably be Christianity and Liberalism by Machen

  64. Ron June 17, 2011

    I would read, "I Don't Have Enough Faith to Be an Atheist"

  65. Jerry June 17, 2011

    My first book would be "Why People Don't Believe: Confronting Seven Challenges to Christian Faith."

  66. corey sosebee June 17, 2011

    My first book will be "The Empire of the Holy Spirit" by Michael Haykin.

  67. Unknown June 17, 2011

    I would read Augustine's Confessions

  68. Marc Gaerlan June 17, 2011

    Reasonable Faith

  69. lacrutchfield June 17, 2011

    THE CHRISTIAN FAITH: A SYSTEMATIC THEOLOGY FOR PILGRIMS ON THE WAY by Michael Horto

  70. David June 17, 2011

    If they have it, I'd get "The Myth of Religious Neutrality: An Essay on the Hidden Role of Religious Belief in Theories, Revised Edition" by Roy Clouser.

  71. _Nate June 17, 2011

    "Scaling the Secular City" would be the first book I put on it.

  72. Mark June 17, 2011

    I would also get C.S. Lewis' Mere Christianity.

  73. Mark June 17, 2011

    I would also like to get Tim Keller's Prodigal God.

  74. Brad Cooper June 17, 2011

    Wow….There are so many ways I can think of using this. For example, I will be able to reduce the weight of the library that I pack to take with me whenever I go on vacation! :0) Thanks for offering this!!!

  75. dashworth June 17, 2011

    "Is God a Moral Monster?" by Paul Copan

  76. dpm June 17, 2011

    Tactics: A Game Plan for Discussing Your Christian Convictions
    by Gregory Koukl

  77. Tom Gilson June 17, 2011

    First book? Christian Smith's Soul Survivors

  78. David aubrey June 17, 2011

    First book – ESV study Bible

  79. Phil Gibson June 17, 2011

    First book? Temptation & sin by John Owen. A must read.

  80. Aaron Sellars June 17, 2011

    ESV Study Bible

  81. John June 17, 2011

    My book would be either I Don't Have Enough Faith to Be an Atheist by Geisler & Turek or A History of Apologetics by Dulles

  82. Shark Attack June 17, 2011

    My first book would be Metaphysics by Peter van Inwagen.

  83. Sharon June 18, 2011

    The Blank Slate by Steven Pinker

  84. mrben June 18, 2011

    The first one would probably be the one I'm currently attempting to read on my laptop – A Praying Life: Connecting with God in a Distracting World

  85. sheepeatingtaz June 18, 2011

    First book will be a medical textbook for my wife.

  86. Gregois June 18, 2011

    The first book I will put on is the Prodigal God by Timothy Keller

  87. kris_tea June 18, 2011

    I think my first book will be Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis. Then maybe his entire library. I have an never ending list of books that I want to read. At least this would free up some of my book shelves for all those annoying trinkets, knick-knacks, & candles that girls seem to collect mysteriously.

  88. Clinton June 18, 2011

    *I Don't Have Enough Faith to Be An Atheist – Geisler & Turek

  89. redcake June 18, 2011

    I would get the The Case for the Resurrection of Jesus by Habermas and Licona

  90. Andrew June 18, 2011

    Contending with Christianity's Critics

  91. mcbrownie220 June 18, 2011

    I would pick Kingdom of the Cults

  92. Poopdog June 18, 2011

    The Influence – Matt Slick

  93. Trent June 19, 2011

    *I Don't Have Enough Faith to Be An Atheist – Geisler & Turek

  94. Jack Tai June 19, 2011

    The Popular Encyclopedia of Apologetics: Surveying the Evidence for the Truth of Christianity

  95. Jack Tai June 19, 2011

    Evidence for God: 50 Arguments for Faith from the Bible, History, Philosophy, and Science by Michael Licona and William A. Dembski

  96. JudoJedi June 19, 2011

    Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis: this book was revealed to me just as existentialism was sinking my faith. Thank God for His timing!

  97. moosetracks June 19, 2011

    That you may prosper by Ray Sutton.

  98. Emmybear411 June 20, 2011

    THANK YOU so much for this I have been wanting an e-reader F-O-R-E-V-E-R literally PLUS this takes place right before my birthday:)!!!!! Yayyy:)!!!!! Hmmm my first book would be pride and prejudice by jane austen-my FAVORITE classic I LOVE it<3!!! my e-mail is mslamani@hotmail.com THANK YOU SO MUCH:D!!!!!!!

  99. elohimito June 20, 2011

    The Next Story by Tim Challies

  100. JeremyT June 20, 2011

    I think I shall download one of the Challies books 😀

  101. Gstroud June 20, 2011

    Resident Aliens by Stanely Hauerwas and WIlliam H. Willimon

  102. thousandthman June 20, 2011

    My first book would be The Collected Works of G K Chesterton

  103. Starr June 21, 2011

    My first book would be On Guard: Defeding Your Faith with Reason and Precision by William Lane Craig.

  104. Tim June 21, 2011

    Whatever is new by Michael Horton.

  105. LeonSagara June 21, 2011

    The Bible and probably I Don't Have Enough Faith to be an Atheist by Geisler and Turek.

  106. UWi June 22, 2011

    The Bible and Mere Christianity and the Screwtape Letters 🙂

  107. pastorbenjamin June 22, 2011

    Defending Your Faith by R.C. Sproul

  108. Joah June 22, 2011

    Blackwell Companion to Natural Theology would be a great 1st book to have mobile

  109. Yossman June 22, 2011

    N.T. Wright, Moltmann, Bonhoeffer…

  110. Gem June 22, 2011

    I would love to start with ESV Bible first then systematic Theology then apologetics.

  111. slothouber June 22, 2011

    Brueggemann 'Out of Babylon'

  112. Doug June 22, 2011

    Keller "The Reason for God"

  113. Holly B June 23, 2011

    I would get the Girl With the Dragon Tattoo!

  114. cheska June 23, 2011

    Philosophical Foundations for a Christian Worldview by Craig and Moreland 🙂

  115. marcuscollins June 23, 2011

    i've heard good things about Geisler and Turek's "I Don't Have Enough Faith to Be An Atheist", so perhaps that would be the first book i'd read.

  116. Scott June 23, 2011

    How to Read the Bible for All Its Worth by Gordon Fee

  117. Robbio June 23, 2011

    Wright's "The Resurrection of the Son of God"

  118. Karin H June 23, 2011

    "Testing Christianity's Truth Claims" by Gordon Lewis

  119. repre5entyhwh June 24, 2011

    Presuppositional Apologetics Stated and Defended – Greg Bahnsen

  120. INTJ22 June 24, 2011

    "Communion with the Triune God" by John Owen

  121. Mark June 24, 2011

    Screwtape letters by CS Lewis

  122. Mark June 24, 2011

    Crazy Love by Francis Chan

  123. Mark June 24, 2011

    Orthodoxy by GK Chesterton

  124. Mark June 24, 2011

    Think by John Piper

  125. Mark June 24, 2011

    40 Questions About Interpreting the Bible by Robert Plummer

  126. Mark June 24, 2011

    Purpose Driven Life by Rick Warren

  127. Mark June 24, 2011

    9 Marks of a Healthy Church by Mark Dever

  128. Mark June 24, 2011

    No wonder they call him the savior by Max Lucado

  129. janimar June 26, 2011

    The Blackwell Companion to Natural Theology

  130. Anthony June 26, 2011

    My first Kindle book would either be Koukl's "Tactics" or Meyer's "Signature in the Cell"

  131. Bill K June 27, 2011

    My first would probably be The Ministry of Intercession by Andrew Murray. If God isn't an integral part of everything I do, then what I do has no spiritual value.

  132. Neil June 27, 2011

    First book would be Groothuis' Truth Decay!

  133. Marissa June 27, 2011

    "Smooth Stones:
    Bringing Down the Giant Questions of Apologetics"

  134. Raydancer June 29, 2011

    I'd probably start with G. K. Chesterton's works, as most of them seem to be free via Kindle.

  135. Kelly June 29, 2011

    Streams in the Desert: 366 Daily Devotional Readings

  136. Fred June 30, 2011

    Definitely: Philosophical Foundations for a Christian Worldview!

  137. Andrew June 30, 2011

    probably the controversial "Love Wins" by Rob Bell – just to see what all the fuss is about!

  138. tawlingyasku January 10, 2014

    Apologetics study bible