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PRIMAL by Mark Batterson

I have received a copy of the book Primal, by Mark Batterson, and am in the process of reading it. If it is anything like his last two, In a Pit With a Lion on a Snowy Day and Wild … Continue reading

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Book Review: Thirsty, by Tracey Bateman & Touched by a Vampire, by Beth Felker Jones

There’s no place like home, they say. “Hello, I’m Nina Parker…and I’m an alcoholic.” For Nina, it’s not the weighty admission but the first steps toward recovery that prove most difficult. She must face her ex-husband, Hunt, with little hope … Continue reading

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Book Review: Shadow Government by Grant R. Jeffrey

I don’t even know where to begin except to say, “Wow, I didn’t know that.” Shadow Government, by Grant R. Jeffrey, is a book that will have you calling all of your friends to let them know what you are … Continue reading

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Book Review: Wisdom Hunter by Randall Arthur

I’ve seen legalism in churches. I’ve seen people so caught up in the little, trivial things that they can’t see how it is affecting them and those around them. I know of a lady who wouldn’t sing worship songs because … Continue reading

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Book Review: You Were Born For This: Seven Keys to a Life of Predictable Miracles

His New York Times phenomenon The Prayer of Jabez changed how millions pray. Now Bruce Wilkinson wants to change what they do next. Anyone can do a good deed, but some good works can only happen by a direct intervention … Continue reading

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Book Review: If God is Good: Faith in the Midst of Suffering and Evil

Every one of us will experience suffering. Many of us are experiencing it now. As we have seen in recent years, evil is real in our world, present and close to each one of us. In such difficult times, suffering … Continue reading

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Kiss Me Again: Restoring Lost Intimacy in Marriage Book Review

If you’ve  ever wondered why God says not to have sex before we are married, Kiss Me Again: Restoring Lost Intimacy In Marriage, by Barbara Wilson,  answers your question,  and it addresses all the obstacles women face when they decide … Continue reading

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The Book That Made America: How The Bible Formed Our Nation

There is much debate going on about what principles the United States of America was founded. Was it founded by a bunch of capitalists who just happened to be moralists? Or, was it founded on Judeo/Christian principles that were established … Continue reading

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Book Reviews: “Under the Distant Sky” and “A Gathering of Finches”

Under the Distant Sky by Al & Joana Lacy This was a “God-fearing” book, full of various circumstances in which the Copper family truly trusted the Lord in almost everything they did. They demonstrated the true meaning of “loving thy … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Vanishing Sculptor by Donita K. Paul

I just want to start this out by saying that this book, The Vanishing Sculptor by Donita K. Paul, was great. I had no idea what to expect. I’d never heard of the DragonKeeper Chronicles, but that didn’t matter. From … Continue reading

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