The Backlist: The Top Ten Posts on Blogging Theologically

With all the changes here, I thought it would be interesting to go back and take a look at the top ten posts from the last (nearly) two years. Go check them out:

  1. Everyday Theology: God won’t give you more than you can handle: (11,601 views)
  2. John Piper on Mark Driscoll & John MacArthur: (6,909 views)
  3. Everyday Theology: God helps those who help themselves (5,135 views)
  4. Everyday Theology: Preach the Gospel always, if necessary use words (1,191 views)
  5. His Name was Smeagol (1,161 views)
  6. Don’t Study Theology (1,035 views)
  7. Book Review: Total Church (866 views)
  8. Lessons from Nehemiah 8: Anger (822 views)
  9. Twisted: Reviewing Andy Stanley’s Twisting the Truth (818 views)
  10. Prayer for Pastors (671 views)

And just for fun, here’s the next 10:

  1. Up the (Willow) Creek: Tim Keller (668 views)
  2. “What the Children Need Most is…” (592 views)
  3. New E-Book: Contending – A Study and Discussion Guide (588 views)
  4. Book Review: When a Nation Forgets God by Erwin W. Lutzer (559 views)
  5. Truth and Lies: Francis Chan – The Truth and the Lie in Social Justice (536 views)
  6. Prayer for Matt Chandler (534 views)
  7. Zac Smith: “If God Chooses Not to Heal Me, God is still God and God is Still Good” (524 views)
  8. Dug Down Deep: Impressions on the First Chapter (509 views)
  9. D.A. Carson: The Intolerance of Tolerance (465 views)
  10. Fun Dad moments (452 views)

Some of these completely surprised me (especially “Piper on Driscoll & MacArthur” and “Don’t Study Theology”), but I was glad to see a few of my favorites in the list.

If you’ve got a blog, what was your top post last month? Any idea why?