The Perspective is the monthly journal of Mount Vernon. It includes an article by Pastor Aaron, book recommendations, and a devotional on that month’s Fighter Verse. Sign up and receive a copy directly to your inbox.

Rethinking Christmas

Nov 25, 2015


Also featured in this edition:

Book Highlight: The Compelling Community: Where God’s Power Makes a Church Attractive by Mark Dever and Jamie Dunlop

Book Highlight: How Long, O Lord? Reflections on Suffering and Evil by D.A. Carson

Fighter Verse Devotional: Psalm 139:17-18

Religious Liberty in the Crosshairs

Oct 30, 2015


Also featured in this edition:

Book Highlight: Worship Matters: Leading Others to Encounter the Greatness of God by Bob Kauflin

Book Highlight: A Hunger for God: Desiring God through Fasting and Prayer by John Piper

Fighter Verse Devotional: Psalm 139:15-16

Practical Discipleship: Using Good Books

Oct 05, 2015


Also featured in this edition:

Book Highlight: When Sinners Say “I Do”: Discovering the Power of the Gospel for Marriage by Dave Harvey

Book Highlight: The Mortification of Sin by John Owen

Fighter Verse Devotional: Psalm 139:13-14

A Window Into the Gospel & La Florida

Sep 08, 2015


Also featured in this edition:

Book Highlight: In My Place Condemned He Stood by J.I. Packer and Mark Dever

Book Highlight: Tell the Truth: The Whole Gospel Wholly by Grace Communicated Truthfully and Lovingly by Will Metzger

Fighter Verse Devotional: Psalm 139:11-12

Being “For” Marriage in a Same-Sex World

Jul 31, 2015


Also featured in this edition:

Book Highlight: The Duties of Parents: Raising Children with Christ by J.C. Ryle

Book Highlight: Truth Matters: Confident Faith in a Confusing World by Andreas Köstenberger

Fighter Verse Devotional: Psalm 139:9-10

Now What Do I Say? Speaking the Truth About Marriage

Jul 01, 2015


Also featured in this edition:

Book Highlight: 40 Questions About Interpreting the Bible by Robert L. Plummer

Book Highlight: Evangelism: How the Whole Church Speaks of Jesus by Mack Stiles

Fighter Verse Devotional: Psalm 139:6-8

Evangelism Matters

Jun 01, 2015


Also featured in this edition:

Book Highlight: Shopping For Time: How to Do It All and Not Be Overwhelmed by Carolyn Mahaney and Nicole Mahaney Whitacre

Book Highlight: The Church: The Gospel Made Visible by Mark Dever

Fighter Verse Devotional: Psalm 139:4-5

Faithful Living, Whether the Church is Privileged or Persecuted

May 01, 2015



Also featured in this edition:

Book Highlight: Evangelism and the Sovereignty of God by J. I. Packer

Book Highlight: Reaching and Teaching by David Sills

Fighter Verse Devotional: Psalm 139:1-3

A Gracious God, Gracious Ministry, Grateful Pastors

Apr 02, 2015

Volume VIII, Issue 4


Also featured in this edition:

Book Highlight: Glimpses of Grace by Gloria Furman 

Book Highlight: The Difficult Doctrine of the Love of God by D. A. Carson 

Fighter Verse Devotional: Isaiah 53:6 

Is the Christian Life Supposed to be Boring?

Mar 01, 2015

Volume VIII, Issue 3


Also featured in this edition:

Book Highlight: Words from the Fire: Hearing the Voice of God in the 10 Commandments by R. Albert Mohler Jr.

Book Highlight: Christianity and Liberalism by J. Gresham Machen

Fighter Verse Devotional: Isaiah 53:4-5