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Book Reviews

All the reviews of books I’ve written for pleasure or giveaway.

Posted by | September 10, 2019
Book Review: Mended by Blythe Daniel and Helen McIntosh

The Psalmist wrote: “For thou hast possessed my reins: thou hast covered me in my mother's womb. I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: marvellous are thy...

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Posted by | April 19, 2019
Book Review: Suffering Is Never for Nothing by Elisabeth Elliot

BOOK REVIEW In 1956, while attempting to make missionary contact with the Huaorani people of eastern Ecuador, Elisabeth Elliot’s (December 21, 1926 – June 15, 2015) husband Jim was killed....

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Posted by | December 15, 2018
Book Review: Influence by Kate Motaung and Shannon Popkin

BOOK REVIEW A.W. Tozer wisely wrote: “Promoting self under the guise of promoting Christ is currently so common as to excite little notice.” He wrote this in the 1940s, way...

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Posted by | May 22, 2018
Book Review: Becoming a Welcoming Church by Thom S. Rainer

BOOK REVIEW Many churches are unwelcoming. It’s a myth to perceive that all churches are friendly when indeed they are not. By unwelcoming, I don’t mean that a church keeps...

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Posted by | May 4, 2018
Book Review: Colorfull by Dorena Williamson

BOOK REVIEW "Seeing yourself is almost like a message. It's saying; you matter, you are visible, and you're valuable." - Christian Robinson   Why pursue colorblindedness when we can be Colorfull instead?...

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Posted by | December 5, 2017
Book Review: 31 Proverbs to Light Your Path by Liz Curtis Higgs

 BOOK REVIEW “Practical, well researched and full of poignant stories, this book will empower you to live in light of God’s wisdom,” writer Mary DeMuth wrote of Liz Curtis Higgs...

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Posted by | October 19, 2017
Book Review: A Pocketful of Seeds by Debbie Johnson

BOOK REVIEW A positive new book, A Pocketful of Seeds, gathers 12 months’ worth of seed-sowing actions for each day of the year. Some seek answers; some are creative; some...

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Posted by | June 14, 2017
Book Review: As My Parents Age by Cynthia Ruchti

BOOK REVIEW Harriet Beecher Stowe wrote that the bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone. At the core of this message are two...

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Posted by | October 27, 2016
Book Review: The Illustrated Book of Sayings by Ella Frances Sanders

BOOK REVIEW You may not quite know what you’ll read here, but this curious book of expressions from around the world will introduce you to how similes, idioms, or proverbs...

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Posted by | July 2, 2016
Book Review: George Washington’s Rules of Civility & Decent Behaviour in Company and Conversation 

BOOK REVIEW If you’re gearing up for Independence Day, you must recall the year 1776. Independence Day commemorates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776, by...

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